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Vietnam: Drop Charges Against Environmental Activist

28-Jul-2018 Intellasia | HRW | 6:02 AM

Vietnamese authorities should drop politically motivated charges against a veteran environmental activist and release him immediately, Human Rights Watch said today. Le Dinh [...]
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Facebook and Vietnam’s new cybersecurity law

26-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Lowyins Titute | 6:02 AM

As any good activist knows, “fake news” is not only in the eye of the beholder, but also the eye of the enforcer. In Vietnam, this message has particular [...]
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UN Should Press Vietnam to Release Political Prisoners, Honor Rights Pledge: HRW

25-Jul-2018 Intellasia | RFA | 6:02 AM

The United Nations Human Rights Council should press Vietnam to release all political prisoners and ensure the basic civil and political liberties of its citizens based on a [...]
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Vietnam: Clean Up Abysmal Rights Record

25-Jul-2018 Intellasia | HRW | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s government should release all political prisoners and uphold its pledges to respect basic civil and political rights, Human Rights Watch said in a submission [...]
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Vietnam flood death toll rises to 27, more rain forecast

Vietnam flood death toll rises to 27, more rain forecast

25-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The death toll from floods and landslides triggered by tropical storm Son Tinh rose to 27 on Tuesday, and seven people are still missing, the government’s Disaster [...]
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Storm Son Tinh hit Vietnam, leaving 32 dead

Storm Son Tinh hit Vietnam, leaving 32 dead

24-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Tropical storm Son Tinh killed 32 people, left 17 missing and injured 14 in Vietnam, the country’s rescue committee said on Saturday (July 21). Floods triggered by [...]
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Vietnam says controversial cybersecurity law aims to protect online rights

21-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:32 AM

Vietnam’s new cybersecurity law is designed to protect online rights and create a “safe and healthy cyberspace,” the foreign ministry said on Thursday, [...]
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Vietnam to deport American detained during nationwide protests

21-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:32 AM

A Vietnamese court has ordered the deportation of an American man of Vietnamese descent detained during nationwide protests last month, state media reported on Friday. [...]
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Vietnamese Admits He Helped Agents to Kidnap Ex-Executive in Berlin

20-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:32 AM

A Vietnamese man has admitted that he helped his country’s secret services to kidnap a former oil executive in broad daylight from a Berlin street and smuggle him back [...]
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Tropical Storm Son-tinh to lash China, Vietnam and Laos after flooding northern Philippines

Tropical Storm Son-tinh to lash China, Vietnam and Laos after flooding northern Philippines

19-Jul-2018 Intellasia | ACCU Weather | 6:32 AM

After passing over Hainan, Tropical Storm Son-tinh has its sights set on China and northern parts of Vietnam and Laos in the coming days. As this storm tracks westward, the [...]
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Tropical threat to create hazards from Philippines to Vietnam, Laos this week

Tropical threat to create hazards from Philippines to Vietnam, Laos this week

18-Jul-2018 Intellasia | ACCU Weather | 6:32 AM

An organising tropical threat will heighten the risk for flooding from the Philippines to Vietnam and Laos into midweek. A tropical low churning over the Philippine Sea is [...]
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‘Kong: Skull Island’ director ‘almost killed’ in Vietnam nightclub brawl

12-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Yahoo Movies UK | 6:02 AM

Jordan Vogt-Roberts, the director of Kong: Skull Island, has revealed that he was ‘almost killed’ in a violent attack at a nightclub in Vietnam. He suffered [...]
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Soon-to-Open Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit Stirs Sicilian Chef Into Mix

Soon-to-Open Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit Stirs Sicilian Chef Into Mix

04-Jul-2018 Intellasia | | 11:45 AM

A 47-year-old Sicilian who has worked in Southeast Asia for 16 years is now the Executive Chef and Director of Food & Beverage at the first Hyatt Regency in Bangkok. [...]
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Vietnam’s flood death toll rises to 15, more rains forecast

Vietnam’s flood death toll rises to 15, more rains forecast

27-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

The death toll from floods and landslides in Vietnam rose to 15 on Tuesday with authorities warning the toll could go higher with more torrential rains forecast for the worst [...]
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Floods, landslides in northern Vietnam kill 7, leave 12 missing

26-Jun-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Flash floods and landslides triggered by torrential rains have killed at least seven people and left 12 missing in northern Vietnam since Saturday, the government’s [...]
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