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Queensland scientist to boost international sea cucumber industry

Queensland scientist to boost international sea cucumber industry

The sea cucumber is regarded as a delicacy in China and their stocks are depleted.

  • by Lydia Lynch

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Meet the woman bringing Australian brunch to Ho Chi Minh City
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Meet the woman bringing Australian brunch to Ho Chi Minh City

A new cafe in the heart of Vietnam's most populous city has been inspired by an Australian approach to dining.

  • by Emily Baker
Tropical storm triggers fatal landslides in Vietnam
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Tropical storm triggers fatal landslides in Vietnam

Hundreds of soldiers have mobilised to search for missing people and evacuate others from high-risk areas.

Vietnam frees Mother Mushroom blogger on condition she leave for US
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Vietnam frees Mother Mushroom blogger on condition she leave for US

Vietnam has freed a well-known blogger after two years in prison on the condition that she leave for the United States.

Mourners farewell Vietnam president

Mourners farewell Vietnam president

Vietnam's late President Tran Dai Quang has been mourned at his funeral as a great loss and praised for his contributions to his country

Virus kills Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang, 61
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Virus kills Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang, 61

Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang, one of the country's top three leaders but with mostly ceremonial duties, died on Friday after an illness.

  • by Khanh Vu & James Pearson
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Multiple deaths in Vietnam electronic music festival concert overdoses
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Multiple deaths in Vietnam electronic music festival concert overdoses

Police have yet to establish the total number of overdoses, nor the drug responsible.

Leaders vow to fight illegal fishing together, boost trade
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Leaders vow to fight illegal fishing together, boost trade

After sinking a number of illegal fishing boats in its territorial waters, Indonesia's President says he and Vietnam have agreed to cooperate.

'I came from hell' – Vietnam veterans, refugees remember the fallen

'I came from hell' – Vietnam veterans, refugees remember the fallen

Hundreds gather for Vietnam Veterans' Day in Melbourne to honour fallen mates, remember prison camps and swap dirty jokes.

  • by Joe Hinchliffe
US 'troubled' by trend of Vietnam jailing peaceful activists

US 'troubled' by trend of Vietnam jailing peaceful activists

The US said it was deeply concerned over Vietnam's conviction and sentencing of an activist this week.

'Very emotional': Australian War Memorial opens Long Tan Cross display
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'Very emotional': Australian War Memorial opens Long Tan Cross display

The cross has come to embody Australia and New Zealand's experience in the Vietnam War.

  • by Finbar O'Mallon