Vietnam’s obsession with all things massive

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s obsession with all things massive

A 2.5-metric-ton ‘banh chung’ (sticky rice cake), made as an offering to Vietnam’s founding fathers on the Hung Kings festival on Saturday, sparked public objection to its senseless glamour and wastefulness.

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Ho Chi Minh City launches Internet of Things startup competition

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Ho Chi Minh City launches Internet of Things startup competition

A startup competition revolving around the Internet of Things will be held in Ho Chi Minh City from April to August this year, according to a press conference held on Saturday.

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How to make Hanoi run fast

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How to make Hanoi run fast

"We should feel ashamed when the capital city looks so dirty. We shouldn’t think things cannot be done quickly in Hanoi" Hanoi Party Secretary Hoang Trung Hai said at a recent meeting for this year’s Urban Order and Civilisation campaign in the city.

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Established Home Vs. New Development: What is the best bet for a new home buyer?

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VietStock FI English 1 month(s) ago

Although there are great things to be said about buying an off-the-plan home, for example a new borey home in the suburbs or a condo unit in a downtown new development, that option generally works better for people with more means than your typical first-time home buyer. Here are some key pros and cons, from www.realestate.com.kh.

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Much effort needed for HCMC to increase bus passengers

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Much effort needed for HCMC to increase bus passengers

The number of bus passengers has been reducing in Ho Chi Minh City since 2013 and there are many things for the city to do to obtain its target of one million bus passengers a day by 2020, reported delegates at a meeting on public transport planning and development on Saturday.

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10 charming points of Hanoi in the eyes of foreign travelers

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10 charming points of Hanoi in the eyes of foreign travelers

Crossing the busy street, wandering in the Old Quarter or tasting a glass of bia hoi (draught beer) on the sidewalk are unforgettable experiences of foreign visitors in Hanoi.

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China's supply-side slogan means different things to different people

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China's supply-side slogan means different things to different people

To some it means upgrading China's ubiquitous hole-in-the-wall noodle shops, to others it is manufacturing high-tech toilet seats.

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China's foreign minister says not looking to supplant U.S.

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China's foreign minister says not looking to supplant U.S.

China is not looking to supplant the United States or become another United States, China's foreign minister said on Tuesday, suggesting Americans should look at China's 5,000 years of history to see how things will develop.

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Six things that happen to you after a year in space

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Six things that happen to you after a year in space

After a record stay in space, astronaut Scott Kelly grew 1.5 inches due to a lack of gravity. He faces a greater risk of cancer than most earth-bound folks due to radiation exposure that’s 20 times higher in space. His bones are less dense than they used to be, and his heart is likely smaller.

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Pilgrims throng Bai Dinh Pagoda in first lunar month

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Pilgrims throng Bai Dinh Pagoda in first lunar month

VietNamNet Bridge – Larger than usual numbers of devotees have swarmed the Bai Dinh Pagoda and Cultural Centre in the northern province of Ninh Binh to pray for a blessed year and good things to happen in the new year, according to temple caretakers.

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Smartphone manufacturers prepare for 4G in Vietnam.

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Smartphone manufacturers prepare for 4G in Vietnam.

VietNamNet Bridge – Preparations are underway among smartphone manufacturers for the introduction of 4G in Vietnam.

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HCMC schools raise students' awareness of environment

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SaiGon GP English 2 month(s) ago

In order to raise students’ awareness of environment protection, the Department of Education and Training and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources jointly organized a program to call for decreasing plastic bags and a festival to recycle things.

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Apple CEO: Unlocking San Bernardino iPhone would be 'bad for America'

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Apple CEO: Unlocking San Bernardino iPhone would be 'bad for America'

Apple chief Tim Cook on Wednesday said that complying with a court order to help the FBI break into an iPhone belonging to one of the San Bernardino shooters would be "bad for America," and set a legal precedent that would offend many Americans.

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A coffee shop combines with scale modeling

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VietnamNet English 2 month(s) ago

A coffee shop combines with scale modeling

VietNamNet Bridge – Scale modeling is a growing pastime in HCMC. And coffee shops displaying scale models are no longer new. Café DMT at 6B Nguyen Thien Thuat Street in District 3, which has been operational for two months, offers many new things to scale modeling enthusiasts.

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Vietnam’s supplemental food market grows by 9-10 percent per annum

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Vietnam’s supplemental food market grows by 9-10 percent per annum

VietNamNet Bridge - The things of universal interest in Vietnam, if put in order of importance, according to market research firm Nielsen, are general economic information, bills for basic needs, job stability, food price increases and health. This explains why the functional food market in Vietnam is hot.

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