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OIL/FR-CH: Vietnam Spars With China Over Oil Plans

Vietnam Forum*World News: Vietnam Spars With China Over Oil Plans*
*Wayne Ma*, *James Hookway*. *Wall Street Journal*. (Eastern edition). New
York, N.Y.: Jun 28, 2012. pg. A.11


The disagreement, the latest in a string of arguments over the potentially
energy-rich sea, erupted earlier in the week when China National Offshore
Oil Corp. said it was offering a new batch of oil-exploration blocks inside
the 200-nautical-mile exclusive economic zone granted to Vietnam under the
United Nations' Law of the Sea.
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Vietnamese neighborhood surviving recession by serving outsiders

Vietnam ForumVietnamese neighborhood surviving recession by serving outsiders
By STEPHEN MAGAGNINI AND PHILLIP REESE
McClatchy Newspapers

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Like her mother before her, Helen Trinh helps make
people's dreams come true.

Trinh orchestrates weddings from her Phuong Trinh Bridal shop in Little
Vietnam Plaza, one of eight lively strip malls straddling Stockton
Boulevard in the heart of Sacramento, Calif.'s Little Saigon.
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Vietnam defies post-F ukushima qualms and pursues nuclear generation program

Vietnam ForumVietnam defies post-F ukushima qualms and pursues nuclear generation program


By JONATHAN MANTHORPE, Vancouver SunMarch 5, 2012 11:14 AM


A man looks at a model of Japan's Mitshubishi group nuclear reactor at
an exhibition on nuclear power being held in Hanoi on May 28, 2010.
Vietnam plans to build its first nuclear power stations which should
be operational from 2020.
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FR-EU: Vietnam eager to cooperate with the EU

Vietnam Forumo-cooperate-with-the-eu.html

VIETNAM NET BRIDGE


NA Chairman: Vietnam eager to cooperate with the EU

*VietNamNet** Bridge =96 **Vietnam** is willing to cooperate and speed up
negotiations for signing the Free Trade Agreement with the European Union
to help further develop bilateral relations.*

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Rip-off would be the main reason I leave Vietnam

Vietnam ForumTUOI TRE NEWS

Rip-off would be the main reason I leave Vietnam
ALEX H.

Updated : Thu, February 16, 2012,4:15 PM (GMT+0700)
[image: hoi an]<http://www.tuoitrenews.vn/polopoly_fs.../image.JPG>Tourists
visiting Hoi AnPhoto: Vietnamnet

As an expatriate who has been living in Vietnam (Hoi An) for over 3 years,
I totally agree with your article and I support you entirely for raising
awareness of this issue.

I used to have a restaurant in Hoi An, and tourists always had the same
feedback. They loved Vietnam, but they constantly felt as they were getting
ripped-off (Which they were). There has been an increase in chains opening
in Hoi An such as A Mart, and they are heaving with tourists because they
absolutely do not trust street vendors and so do I.
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AH: Asian Unicorn, Habitat loss threatens Vietnam 'unicorn'

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LE/IT: Police nab suspected hacker of internet security firm in Vietnam

Vietnam ForumPolice nab suspected hacker of internet security firm in Vietnam
Source: DPA
Feb 8, 2012, 4:24 GMT

Hanoi - A man suspected of hacking into the site of Vietnam's top
internet security firm at the weekend has been arrested, a company
official said Wednesday.

Police worked with Bkav, a leading anti-v
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ETH/ED: Vietnam Supports Ethnic Students in Efforts to Boost National Solidarity

Vietnam ForumNational Solidarity
Vietnam News Briefs (Vietnam) - Friday, February 3, 2012
Author: Vietnam Panorama
Vietnamese government has decided to support tuition for students from
nine ethnic groups with limited people in an effort to boost the national
solidarity in the country home to 54 minorities.

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LAND: PM to Chair Meeting on Violated Land Coercion in Haiphong

Vietnam Forumin Haiphong
Vietnam News Briefs (Vietnam) - Friday, February 3, 2012
Author: Vietnam Panorama
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung is planned to chair a meeting
with related central agencies and Haiphong authorities to solve the case in
which local farmers dare armed resistance against local
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LE: Police nab gold smuggler in Vietnam

Vietnam ForumPolice nab gold smuggler in Vietnam
Source: dpa
Jan 31, 2012, 4:13 GMT

Hanoi - Police arrested a man for smuggling 10 kilograms of gold
bullion on a bus in Vietnam, police said Tuesday.

Dang Minh Tuan, 26, was arrested Monday as he arrived in Hanoi from
Nghe An province in central Vietnam, police-