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2011-10-28 11:20:00

Vietnam Online, the local crafted guide to Vietnam travel information, culture and people, has recently launched a whole new section on Vietnamese Tet holiday.

2008-08-13 18:00:33

Vietnam to allow foreigners to practice realty brokerage HANOI, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- Foreign real estate brokers with valid licenses granted by foreign agencies will be permitted to practice in Vietnam, Vietnam News Agency on Tuesday quoted the country's Construction Ministry as reporting.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.