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Lacking teachers, vocational school students learn three days a week

December 3, 2009
Lacking teachers, vocational school students learn three days a week

Students at many two-year training vocational schools complain do not know from week to week what their timetable will be due to lack of teachers. At the Dong Nai Technology, Informatics and Telecommunication School they have been learning three days a week only for the last couple of weeks. The school’s students, whom VnMedia reporters [...]

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City stalls serve children gruel with harmful chemicals

December 1, 2009
City stalls serve children gruel with harmful chemicals

Rice gruel sold mainly to children by many stalls in Ho Chi Minh City have been found using substances to keep it in “fresh” for days. The city’s Health Department has taken gruel samples for testing after all earlier samples collected by Tuoi Tre last week were found to contain banned chemicals.The samples were taken [...]

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Finswimmers rack up records

September 23, 2009
Finswimmers rack up records

LookAtVietnam – Five national records were set at the Swimming and Finswimming Cup yesterday, September 22, at Ha Noi’s Aquatic Sports Centre. The swimming events will begin today and will finish on Sunday with the participation of SEA Games champion and Olympian Nguyen Huu Viet in the men’s 100m and 200m breaststroke events.HCM City-based Phan [...]

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Travel expo to return to HCM City in October

September 23, 2009
Travel expo to return to HCM City in October

LookAtVietnam – HCM City’s International Travel Expo 2009 is set to sail for three days from October 1, announced the organisers on September 16. The expo’s organization committee at the press conference on September 16 (Photo: Truong Son)LookAtVietnam – The city’s International Travel Expo 2009 is set to sail for three days from October 1, [...]

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Three suspects arrested in U.S. terrorism probe

September 20, 2009

A Colorado man, his father and an accused accomplice in New York were arrested Saturday and charged with lying to federal agents about a plot to blow up unspecified targets in the US, the US Department of Justice said. Najibullah Zazi, 24, a native of Afghanistan who works as an airport shuttle bus driver, was [...]

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Vietnam to re-check H1N1-related deaths: official

September 17, 2009
Vietnam to re-check H1N1-related deaths: official

Students wear face masks at a high school in Tan Binh District, HCMC Vietnam will double-check all deaths related to swine flu diagnosis and treatment, Nguyen Huy Nga, head of the health ministry’s Preventive Health and Environment Department has told Thanh Nien. Since the country’s first flu patient was detected in May, six H1N1-positive people [...]

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Tax evasion a daily affair for retailers nationwide

May 26, 2009
Tax evasion a daily affair for retailers nationwide

A mobile phone shop on 3/2 Street in Ho Chi Minh City’s District 10 has a notice saying “Customers wanting an invoice should let the cashier know in advance.” A shop on Bui Thi Xuan Street in Ho Chi Minh City sells a Sony Vaio laptop for VND20.6 million (US$1,158) without a value added tax [...]

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Vegetable seedlings: a healthy food

May 23, 2009
Vegetable seedlings: a healthy food

Vegetables are indispensable in people’s daily meals. However, people nowadays have a growing concern about the fact that many vegetable growers use chemicals in their cultivation practice. Some chemicals help vegetables to manage abnormal growth, and the growers can harvest much earlier then the time that is required for vegetables to reach that growth degree, [...]

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High school students getting ready for final exams

May 21, 2009
High school students getting ready for final exams

VietNamNet Bridge – More than 1,000 examination sites throughout the country have been announced. However, some students will still have to travel 40 km to sit for their final exams. With the new method of organising high school final exams this year, under which students go to designated examination points rather than their high schools, [...]

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Senior violinist Ta Bon to see Hanoian audience tonight

May 7, 2009
Senior violinist Ta Bon to see Hanoian audience tonight

LookAtVietnam – Professor, People’s Artist, leading violinist Ta Bon will have a solo concert named “Melody of Time”, introducing international well-known melodies, with the Vietnam Symphony Orchestra at the Hanoi Opera House tonight, May 7. The concert will include Le concerto de I’adieu by Delerue G, the music for “Dien Bien Phu” movie. The senior artist expressed [...]

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Vietnam, Cuba foreign ministries to bolster ties

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Vietnam’s top diplomat has affirmed that the Foreign Ministry will closely cooperate with its Cuban counterpart to implement the agreements reached by the two...