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Fugitive former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra met lawmakers from his Puea Thai Party in Hong Kong where he called for party unity ahead of an approaching general election, party members said on Monday.

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Hoa Lam & Operation Smile in healthcare partnership

The Hoa Lam Corporation held a meeting recently with Operation Smile, the US non-profit medical service organization, to connect and exchange opportunities for bilateral cooperation and then proceed to implement specialized health facilities serving Vietnamese people and the community.

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French photographer to build Cơ Tu museum in Quang Nam

French photographer Rehahn plans to build a Cơ Tu Museum offering information on the ethnic group living in the mountainous areas of Quảng Nam Province in the centre of the province’s Tây Giang district.

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Vietnam protests Saudi Arabia’s seafood import ban

Vietnam has sent a diplomatic note to oppose a seafood import suspension imposed recently by Saudi Arabia, calling on the country to withdraw its decision.

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Electric fence not enough to protect elephants: experts

While the erection of an electric fence has proven effective in resolving conflicts between wild elephants and people in this southeastern province, it is not a long-term solution, experts said.

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Vietnamese passengers oppose Air France's fare cancellation

Many Vietnamese passengers have complained that Air France has unilaterally canceled their online bookings for discount fares.

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155 people killed in traffic accidents during first five days of Tet

As many as 155 people have been killed and 149 others injured in 202 traffic accidents during the first five days of the Lunar New Year or Tet holiday in Vietnam from February 14 to 18 according to the

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Fugitive former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra met lawmakers from his Puea Thai Party in Hong Kong where he called for party unity ahead of an approaching general election, party members said on Monday.

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An Iranian airplane brought back into service only months ago after being grounded for seven years crashed Sunday in a foggy, mountainous region of southern Iran, and officials feared all 65 people on board were killed.

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Israeli jets struck the Gaza Strip on Saturday after four soldiers were wounded when an improvised explosive device blew up along the border with the Palestinian enclave.

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South Korea’s Yun Sung-bin made history on Friday as he became Asia’s first Olympic skeleton champion after dominating the daredevil event at the Pyeongchang Games.

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Roger Federer moved to within one victory of becoming the oldest man to take the world number one ranking on Thursday with a hard-fought 7-6 (10/8), 7-5 victory over Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber at the Rotterdam Open.

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Hundreds of thousands of pilots will need to be trained to meet growing demand for air transport around the world by 2036, the UN aviation agency said Tuesday.

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