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A city of northeast Vietnam on the Red River delta near the Gulf of Tonkin, established in 1874.


(Placename) a port in N Vietnam, on the Red River delta: a major industrial centre. Pop: 1 817 000 (2005 est)



a seaport in N Vietnam, near the Gulf of Tonkin. 1,447,523.
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Noun1.Haiphong - a port city in northern Vietnam; industrial center
Annam, Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Viet Nam, Vietnam - a communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945
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From 30SEP19, the airline's Boeing 737 aircraft will operate Kunming - Hai Phong service, on daily basis.
For this year's program, the company invited 12 children from Hanoi, Hung Yen and Hai Phong cities to provide them with firsthand experience of Japanese culture so that they can grow up to become internationally-minded citizens, and help bridge Japan-Vietnam relations in the future, and live prosperous and fruitful lives as leaders in various fields.
Summary: Hanoi [Vietnam], July 29 (ANI): Vietnam Police said on Monday that it has arrested more than 380 Chinese nationals for allegedly running an illegal online gambling operation worth USD 435 million in the port city of Hai Phong.
A woman rides a motorcycle as she passes containers at Hai Phong port, Vietnam September 25, 2018.
Apart from the Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Danang Airports, which see heavy traffic, smaller airports like Nha Trang, Phu Quoc and Hai Phong are also welcoming tourists on e-visa.
An official from LG Electronics said once the production line from Pyeongtaek is added, the Hai Phong factory with annual production capacity of 6 million devices will have production systems for the full lineup of LG smartphones with an annual capacity of 11 million.
So along with the two Avani hotels currently operating, Avani Quy Nhon Resort and Avani Hai Phong Harbour View, travellers can soon enjoy the authentic, balanced Avani style all across Vietnam
On Wednesday, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) delegation visited VinFast automobile and electric motorbike manufacturing complex in Cat Hai Island district in the northern city of Hai Phong.
North Korean officials left their hotel earlier in the day to likely visit Hai Phong, a major port and industrial city in northeastern Vietnam.
Performer Betty, a 21-year-old from Hai Phong City, says a wig and make-up means far more than just appearance.
Vietnamese start-up VinFast is currently building its first car factory in Hai Phong (Vietnam).