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India

Minh Nguyen

Snack, scratch in safety: new COVID-19 helmet brings comfort to frontline workers

14 Sep 2020

(This Sept 8 story corrects 9th paragraph with Vingroup statement on involvement in project extending to evaluation and feedback on helmet, not an agreement with unit VinSmart to help mass produce) | Video

From tubs to toilets, Vietnam hotel opens with gold-plated pizzazz

03 Jul 2020

HANOI A five-star hotel in Vietnamese capital Hanoi has opened with a twist that it hopes will attract guests with intimately expensive tastes: gold-plated bath tubs, basins and even toilets, all housed behind a massive golden exterior. | Video

To beat the heat, Vietnam rice farmers resort to planting at night

25 Jun 2020

HANOI Under a pitch-black night sky, a group of Vietnamese farmers planted rice this week in a paddy field on the outskirts of the capital Hanoi using head lamps to illuminate the water-logged ground in front of them. | Video

Eat it: Hanoi chef spreads joy with 'Coronaburger'

26 Mar 2020

HANOI You've got to eat it, to beat it: That's the philosophy of one Hanoi chef who is attempting to boost morale in the Vietnamese capital by selling green, coronavirus-themed burgers. | Video

Meet the female squad who clear out Vietnam's unexploded bombs

06 Mar 2020

QUANG TRI, Vietnam Two petite women in protective gear walk slowly down an empty field in Vietnam, carrying a large metal detector that clicks and whirrs, searching for unexploded ordnance. | Video

Vietnam eases border trade restrictions with China to help virus-hit businesses

20 Feb 2020

HANOI/LANG SON Vietnam has eased restrictions on cross-border trade with China to prop up economic activities hit by the new coronavirus, the Ministry of Industry and Trade said on Thursday.

Vietnam eases border trade restrictions with China to help virus-hit businesses

20 Feb 2020

HANOI/LANG SON Vietnam has eased restrictions on cross-border trade with China to prop up economic activities hit by the new coronavirus, the Ministry of Industry and Trade said on Thursday.

Vietnam eases border trade restrictions with China to help virus-hit businesses

20 Feb 2020

HANOI/LANG SON, Feb 20 Vietnam has eased restrictions on cross-border trade with China to prop up economic activities hit by the new coronavirus, the Ministry of Industry and Trade said on Thursday.

Vietnam tightens security at border station ahead of Kim Jong Un visit

21 Feb 2019

DONG DANG, Vietnam Vietnamese police have stepped up security at a remote rail station on the Chinese border where North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is expected to enter the country by train next week ahead of a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.

Vietnam tightens security at border station ahead of Kim Jong Un visit

21 Feb 2019

DONG DANG, Vietnam Vietnamese police have stepped up security at a remote rail station on the Chinese border where North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is expected to enter the country by train next week ahead of a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.

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