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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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Previously, Labor Newspaper dated 21/2/2018 had the article "Regardless of the ban, on the occasion of Lunar New Year, the situation of trade and use of firecrackers is common from urban to rural areas," reflected In the New Year, especially New Year's Eve, fireworks ranged in many provinces and cities: Hai Phong, Quang Ninh, Dak Lak, Kon Tum, Ha Tinh, Nghe An .
After successful operations in both Nha Trang and Bai Tu Long Bay, Emperor Cruises will launch its third boutique cruise in the Cat Ba Archipelago, Hai Phong, Vietnam in March 2019.
LG has also donated to the Information Technology Library of Hai Phong Industrial College in Vietnam as part of a joint venture with World Vision International to support vocational training for disabled youth.
In 2012, Nipro invested some USD250m in the northern city of Hai Phong to build a medical equipment factory that produces transfusion bags, injection tubes and pharmaceutical tablets.
Ethnic Chinese often played a central role in the trade, operating distilleries throughout Cochinchina in the south and in market towns and ports stretching along the Vietnamese coast as far north as Hai Phong.
Le Van Thanh, party chief of Hai Phong, said he received reports from Bach Long Vi Island's district authority, reporting an aircraft crashing into the sea about 50 kilometres from the district, Vnexpress reported.
It listed Mumbai and Kolkata in India, Guangzhou and Shanghai in China, Dhaka in Bangladesh, Yangon in Myanmar, Bangkok in Thailand, and Ho Chi Minh City and Hai Phong in Vietnam as projected to have the largest population exposure to coastal flooding in 2070.
Ltd, were rushed on Monday to hospitals and clinics in Hai Phong City, 100 kilometres (60 miles) from Hanoi, Thanh Nien newspaper said.
Companies Mentioned in this Report: Hai Phong Brewery, Hanoi Brewery (Hanoi Beer Corporation: Habeco), Hue Brewery, SABMiller Vietnam, Saigon Brewery (Saigon Beer, Alcoholic and Beverage Corporation: Sabeco), San Miguel Brewery, South East Asia Brewery, Tan Hiep Phat Brewery, Thanh Hoa Brewery, Vietnam Brewery, Sapporo Vietnam Ltd
During 2010-2011, we screened consecutive samples (n = 1,999) from PWIDs from 5 centers (Ha Noi and Hai Phong in northern, Da Nang and Khanh Hoa in central, and Can Tho in southern Vietnam) for HBsAg.
The network then expands to Ho Chi Minh City, Ha Noi, Hai Phong, Da Nang and the Mekong Delta and has many publications as well as the network of many experienced experts.
Cities and regions, from Hai Phong in the north to the Mekong Delta in the south, are chronicled in the book, which describes the legacies of the Vietnam war in the rapidly developing country.