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Vietnam to compete in 30 events at ASIAD 16

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Vietnam to compete in 30 events at ASIAD 16

Vietnam plans to send a large squad of athletes to compete in 30 of the 42 events to be held at the 16 th Asian Games (ASIAD 16) in Guangzhou, China, from Nov. 12-27, 2010, said Hoang Vinh Giang, Deputy President of the Vietnamese Olympic Committee.

Vietnamese cuisine promoted in Jakarta

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Vietnamese cuisine promoted in Jakarta

A Vietnamese cuisine week is being held at the Grand Melia Hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia from June 5-11, introducing such Vietnamese typical dishes including spring rolls, noodle soup (pho) with beef and chicken and grilled fish.

Frenchmen explore Vietnam’s social history

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Frenchmen explore Vietnam’s social history

Frenchmen Philippe le Failler and Olivier Tessier - co-editors of the re-published book “Techniques du Peuple Annamite” (Skills and Crafts of the Annamites) one of the earliest documentation of industrial development in Northern Vietnam in the early 20th century, hope they will be able to safeguard this valuable Vietnamese bibliographical treasure.