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Vietnamese, Cambodian, Lao top leaders discuss cooperation

Top leaders of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia met in Hanoi on September 26.

Looking back on glorious Battle of Dien Bien Phu

In 1953, eight years after reinvading Indochina, despite having mobilised huge economic and military resources, the French colonialists failed to achieve their purpose of destroying the revolutionary government

Indochina, Kajima launch $1b joint real estate venture

 Indochina Capital and Kajima Corporation officially debuted the Indochina Kajima Development (ICC-Kajima) yesterday, a joint effort to invest $1 billion in the Vietnamese real estate market in the next 10 years.

How the French connected Indochina

 VietNamNet Bridge – While the French Colonialists were busy developing the post and telecommunications sector in Indochina, they failed to realise that the infrastructure they were building would one day be used against them.

ADB funds tourism development in Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia

 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a 100 million USD aid package to support the development of tourism infrastructure in the three Mekong River countries of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia.

New species of bullfrog discovered in Vietnam

 VietNamNet Bridge – Scientists recently announced the discovery of a new species of bullfrogs in Indochina. In Vietnam, this species is distributed in Gia Lai and Dong Nai provinces.