Viet Nam


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Noun1.Viet Nam - a communist state in Indochina on the South China SeaViet Nam - a communist state in Indochina on the South China Sea; achieved independence from France in 1945
Dien Bien Phu - the French military base fell after a siege by Vietnam troops that lasted 56 days; ended the involvement of France in Indochina in 1954
Vietnam War, Vietnam - a prolonged war (1954-1975) between the communist armies of North Vietnam who were supported by the Chinese and the armies of South Vietnam who were supported by the United States
ASEAN, Association of Southeast Asian Nations - an association of nations dedicated to economic and political cooperation in southeastern Asia and who joined with the United States to fight against global terrorism
Indochina, Indochinese peninsula - a peninsula of southeastern Asia that includes Myanmar and Cambodia and Laos and Malaysia and Thailand and Vietnam
North Vietnam - a former country in southeastern Asia that existed from 1954 (after the defeat of the French at Dien Bien Phu) until 1975 when South Vietnam collapsed at the end of the Vietnam War
South Vietnam - a former country in southeastern Asia that existed from 1954 (after the defeat of the French at Dien Bien Phu) until 1975 when it was defeated and annexed by North Vietnam
capital of Vietnam, Hanoi - the capital city of Vietnam; located in North Vietnam
Ho Chi Minh City, Saigon - a city in South Vietnam; formerly (as Saigon) it was the capital of French Indochina
Haiphong - a port city in northern Vietnam; industrial center
Annamese, Vietnamese - a native or inhabitant of Vietnam
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Santosh Pokharel, TFP's Relationship Manager for Viet Nam said, "We look forward to our continued partnership with OCB, especially with this additional trade finance assistance."
In the first interview of the series, Dan Kim Son talks about how following the same people since 2006 has created an opportunity for researchers to see what development means in households across rural Viet Nam.
Shelton Woods' concise history textbook, The Story of Viet Nam, brings readers from the prehistory of Viet Nam to the present, ending in the 1990s.
She was speaking with Citizen News Service - CNS at the 4th Union Asia Pacific Region Conference on Lung Health in Hanoi, Viet Nam. Viet Nam has 3,700 MDR-TB cases annually.
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Viet Nam ranks fourth worldwide after Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia in rubber exports, but the ministry believes it can increase both the quality and number of rubber exports.
As the result of that integration effort, the movement of exchange of with the rest of the world and the participation of foreign capital and know-how in Viet Nam has accelerated to new heights ever since.
For this reason, the publication of Albert French's memoir Patches of Fire: A Story of War and Redemption is a signal event in both the field of African American autobiography and that of Viet Nam War literature.
In the past few years, Viet Nam has consistently been one of the top five most active among the 20 developing markets where the TFP operates.