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Hue invited to compete in Thai League

Volleyball player Pham Thi Kim Hue (R)

HA NOI  — Veteran player Pham Thi Kim Hue has agreed to play for Ayuttaya ATCC Club in the second round of the Thai national volleyball championship. The former national will join her new team in January for several days of practice and to discuss her contract. “I am surprised …

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Mangroves tackle Mekong erosion

Mangrove forest in Soc Trang Province. The mangroves are being planted to prevent erosion caused by rising sea levels and other negative impacts of climate change as well as preserve biodiversity.

SOC TRANG — A mangrove forest project in coastal areas in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang has helped improve the environment and preserve biodiversity in the province. Implemented by the Soc Trang Red Cross society and the Viet Nam Red Cross’s southern office, the project aimed to prevent …

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Mekong a best-value destination

Viet Nam ‘s Mekong Delta has been chosen among the 10 best-value destinations for 2015 by Rough Guides, a British publisher of travel and reference guides.

HA NOI  — Viet Nam ‘s Mekong Delta has been chosen among the 10 best-value destinations for 2015 by Rough Guides, a British publisher of travel and reference guides. The country’s rice basket is sixth in the list that also features Kosovo, the Peak District in the UK, the Canary …

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AirAsia shares fall 11 pct after plane goes missing

Shares in AirAsia fell 11.6 percent after one of its aircraft went missing in bad weather on Sunday on its way to Singapore from the Indonesian city of Surabaya.

Shares in AirAsia fell 11.6 percent after one of its aircraft went missing in bad weather on Sunday on its way to Singapore from the Indonesian city of Surabaya. Shares of the Malaysia-based budget airline fell at the start of trade on Monday, after Indonesia resumed its search for the …

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