Historical sites exploited by tasteless greed

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Historical sites exploited by tasteless greed

Anything can happen in Vietnam, including the most ridiculous of things, such as being given permission to build a construction on top of a tomb of a former king.

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With eye on China, Indonesian parliament approves higher defense spending

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 day(s) ago

With eye on China, Indonesian parliament approves higher defense spending

Indonesian lawmakers on Tuesday approved higher defense spending this year to fund, among other things, major upgrades to military facilities in the Natuna Islands, whose nearby waters Beijing says are subject to "over-lapping claims".

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As Duterte takes over in Philippines, police killings stir fear

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As Duterte takes over in Philippines, police killings stir fear

Two things catch the eye in the office of Joselito Esquivel, a police colonel enforcing a national crackdown on drugs in the Philippines' most crime-ridden district: a pair of boxing gloves in a display cabinet and an M4 assault rifle lying beside him.

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Samsung to invest US$1.2b in IoT research in US

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 week(s) ago

Samsung to invest US$1.2b in IoT research in US

Samsung announced plans Tuesday to invest US$1.2 billion for US-based research over the next four years on "human-centred" applications for the Internet of Things.

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8 things to do while the Internet is slow in Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

8 things to do while the Internet is slow in Vietnam

It seems the Internet sharks have been busy again, with the interweb scheduled for repairs between June 22 and June 27. Many continue to blame the breaks on the sharks, after they were reported to have bitten the cables off two years ago. Suffice to say, they must have the best dentists in Vietnam! If you stick around this country long enough you’ll encounter the mysterious phenomenon of the Internet speeds with more variation than orders at a highway Banh...

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Busy coast guards show law needed in South China Sea, Allen says

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Busy coast guards show law needed in South China Sea, Allen says

With non-military actors like coast guards increasingly active in the disputed South China Sea, former U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Thad Allen said international law was becoming even more important to keeping a lid on tensions.

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Rain in Vietnam

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 week(s) ago

Rain in Vietnam

Ah... the rains are coming to Hoi An! Yayyy! It’s time to throw out my old, smelly, half-torn raincoat or maybe to give it to my second dog, Lulu, to chew on; she’s running out of things in the house to destroy.

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Vietnam targets 90 percent insurance health card holders by 2020

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Vietnam targets 90 percent insurance health card holders by 2020

The percentage of people having health insurance must be over 90 percent by 2020 because taking care of people’s health is one of the most important things in stabilizing social security, said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a national online conference on June 3rd.

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DASAN to merge with US telco

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

DASAN to merge with US telco

Every day, advertisements on television tell us about how modern technology can make our lives easier, including ways to remotely manage home or office appliances with mobile apps. Each of us has been drawn into the excitement and convenience of this concept, called the Internet of Things (IoT). But these cool ads never bring security threats into the conversation.

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Vietnam’s best startup selected to join Seedstars Summit

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Vietnam’s best startup selected to join Seedstars Summit

The company behind the Internet of Things platform for precision agriculture has been selected as Vietnam’s best startup, and will represent the country at a global competition where equity investment of up to US$1 million is up for grabs.

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At G7, Cameron keeps lid on press pack's 'Brexit' probing

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At G7, Cameron keeps lid on press pack's 'Brexit' probing

In Japan, ostensibly to cover Prime Minister David Cameron's talks with other G7 leaders, traveling reporters had other things on their minds -- mainly next month's vote on whether Britain should ditch its membership of the European Union.

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Obama offers to beatbox for Vietnamese rapper

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Obama offers to beatbox for Vietnamese rapper

President Barack Obama spoke Wednesday about the importance of the arts in international politics, making some music of his own to drop a very brief beat for Vietnam's "Queen of Hip Hop."

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Vietnamese excuses: Five things at once

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 month(s) ago

Vietnamese excuses: Five things at once

Getting my students to remember and hand in homework is like trying to find an empty road in Vietnam. A noble ambition with little chance of success, yet when it happens, it’s like a dream.

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Home loans in Cambodia: Things to consider before taking the plunge

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VietStock FI English 1 month(s) ago

When it comes to getting a mortgage, the process of choosing a loan and a lender can be complicated. And with more than 35 commercial banks operating in Cambodia, finding a reputable lender can seem daunting on the surface. By breaking down the decision process into stages, you can avoid disappointment, frustration and wasted time.

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Vietnam’s obsession with all things massive

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 2 month(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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