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Kobane: New IS push amid US warning on air strikes

23:38 09/10/2014

The US and UK have warned that air strikes alone will not prevent Islamic State (IS) fighters from seizing the Syrian town of Kobane.

British graphic designer to judge Hanoi logo contest

12:20 08/10/2014

Hanoi Radio Television has announced that well known graphic designer Peter Anderson will serve on the jury at the awards ceremony for its logo design contest set for October 13.

UK, Vietnam strengthen partnership dialogue

20:29 07/10/2014

Lord Mayor of London Alderman Fiona Woolf on October 7 said at a dialogue in Hanoi that the UK plans to assist Vietnam in developing infrastructure by implementing the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) model.

London City businesses eye up HCM City's infrastructure

22:37 06/10/2014

Businesses from the City of London are interested in Ho Chi Minh City's infrastructure and health care, especially the new urban area Thu Thiem and the public railway system, the city's Lord Mayor revealed.

Dragon Bridge among world's top 30 gorgeous bridges

22:37 06/10/2014

Rong (Dragon) Bridge in the central city of Danang has been listed among top 30 gorgeous bridges over the world by a famous tourism website, Viralnova.

Vietnamese students strengthen link in Belgium

13:30 05/10/2014

The Central Committee of Vietnam Students' Association (VSA), led by its Chairman Le Quoc Phong, met with the Vietnamese Embassy and Vietnamese Student Association in Belgium (SIVIBI) on October 4.

VN great country for solo travellers: US magazine

19:06 04/10/2014

Viet Nam has been ranked the sixth best country for solo travellers by US magazine Travel+Leisure.

Vietnam sees big jump in beer production

09:31 04/10/2014

Vietnam has seen a large increase in beer production over the past decade, and among the 25 biggest beer producers worldwide in 2013.

Vietnam-UK Research Institute makes debut in Da Nang

17:25 02/10/2014

The British Council in collaboration with Aston University of the UK and the University of Da Nang held a ceremony in the central city of Da Nang on October 2 to launch the Vietnam-UK Institute for Research and Executive...

Ebola outbreak: 'Five infected every hour' in Sierra Leone

14:53 02/10/2014

A leading charity has warned that a rate of five new Ebola cases an hour in Sierra Leone means healthcare demands are far outstripping supply.


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