UXOs continue to pose risks in Quang Tri

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UXOs continue to pose risks in Quang Tri

Unexploded bombs and other unexploded ordnances (UXOs) left from the American War are still commonly found in many scrapyards in the central province of Quang Tri, obviously posing massive risks to local people.

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For Vietnamese scrap metal hunters, tiny income courts UXO danger

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

For Vietnamese scrap metal hunters, tiny income courts UXO danger

For many people in Hong Van Commune, the war is not over.

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The “bomb cutting village” in Quang Tri

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The “bomb cutting village” in Quang Tri

Tan Hiep Village in Cam Tuyen Commune, Cam Lo District in the central province of Quang Tri is called the "bomb sawing village" because nearly 90% of the villagers used to earn their living searching for scrap metal left from wars.

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A decade on, Vietnam’s ‘bomb market’ finally begins to fear death

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A decade on, Vietnam’s ‘bomb market’ finally begins to fear death

While traders at a major scrap collection hub in the north-central Vietnamese province of Nghe An would previously accept just about any pieces of metal offered a decade ago, including bombs or warheads, they now seem more aware of the fact that they are ‘playing with death.’

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Deadly blast in Hanoi allegedly caused by man opening bomb with blow torch, police said

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Deadly blast in Hanoi allegedly caused by man opening bomb with blow torch, police said

The Ministry of Public Security has found traces of explosives and bomb debris at the site of a blast in Hanoi on Saturday that killed four people, injuring 10 others and damaging more than 120 houses.

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Hanoi blast kills six: report

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Hanoi blast kills six: report

At least six people were killed and one injured in Hanoi this afternoon after a powerful blast which witnesses suspected to be an oxygen tank explosion, the Voice of Vietnam website has reported.

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Vietnamese photographer unveils book on 150 years of development in Saigon

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Vietnamese photographer unveils book on 150 years of development in Saigon

A Vietnamese photographer has recently published a photobook featuring the development of Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon, over the last 150 years.

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Packed cities, empty villages: Vietnam's migration dilemma

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Packed cities, empty villages: Vietnam's migration dilemma

When Vu Thi Linh moved her family from their spacious rural home to a tiny rented room in Hanoi, she hoped her children would be able to get the education she never had.

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Key economic regions suffer from industrial solid waste

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Key economic regions suffer from industrial solid waste

VietNamNet Bridge - Industrial solid waste has been threatening the living environment in key industrial production regions of the north and south.

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Photos: Saigon's Boeing to be turned into scrap metal

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Photos: Saigon's Boeing to be turned into scrap metal

An old Boeing 707 is being dismantled and removed from its resting place in a field on Hong Ha Street, Tan Binh District, HCM City.

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55-year-old gets law degree to win justice for poor in southern Vietnam

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55-year-old gets law degree to win justice for poor in southern Vietnam

Phan Thi Kim Hoa sells bananas and duck eggs in a market in Tien Giang Province.

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Children blamed for stealing guardrail bolts on Hanoi highway

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Children blamed for stealing guardrail bolts on Hanoi highway

Management of the Hanoi-Lao Cai Highway say children stole bolts securing guardrails to sell as scrap metal.

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Documentary on Amerasian children of war in Vietnam to be shown this month

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Documentary on Amerasian children of war in Vietnam to be shown this month

A special documentary on Amerasian children of the war in Vietnam will be aired on national broadcaster Vietnam Television’s VTV1 channel next weekend.

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Recycled coffee shop

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VietnamNet English 15 month(s) ago

Recycled coffee shop

VietNamNet Bridge – Recycled construction is not new as makeshift offices or houses made from pre-used shipping containers can be seen at a lot of construction sites around HCMC. But a café built with two containers supplemented with wooden and glass windows and doors might be a first in the city.

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Ancient craft village battles devastating pollution

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VietNam News English 16 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Ancient craft village battles devastating pollution

In a field filled with smoke, two women burned scrap metal. They had brought the metal here to burn so the smoke would not pollute the village, a job that brought them a daily wage of VND100,000 (nearly US$5). After the fire burned out, they would bring home what was left and salvage the usable pieces.

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