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Lao Cai

 

a city in the northern part of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam, on the Chinese border. Situated along the Red River, it has a population of about 10,000. It has a railroad station and is a growing industrial center. Apatites and iron ore are mined nearby.

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Contractor address : No 202, Hoang Lien Road, Coc Leu Ward, LaoCai City, Lao Cai Province
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Drawing on ethnographic data collected during six months of fieldwork conducted between 2010 and 2012, followed by shorter visits in 2013 and 2014, I examine the ways in which Vietnamese traders belonging to the Kinh ethnic majority and their Han Chinese suppliers and patrons in the twin border cities of Lao Cai, in Lao Cai Province, and Hekou, in Yunnan Province, discursively frame their commercial encounters and exchanges with the cross-border Other.
The team of 11, comprised of Floris van Manen, Dania Naeem, Ali Adenwala, Marc Zakharia, Laura Ashi, Ghazi Alaradi, Panos Panagiotou, Kevin Orme, Kindu Abu Tala, Hisham Karim and Dzianis Pasichny, will fly to Hanoi before taking an overnight train to the Lao Cai province, which lies on the northern border with China.
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A group of around 40 people were on their way to a burial at a cemetery in Lao Cai province, bordering China, when the suspension bridge they were crossing collapsed, said Hoang Hiep, deputy chairman of the National Committee for Traffic Safety.
Luu Minh Hai, head of Center of Meteorology and Hydrology in Vietnam's northern Lao Cai province said in an interview with Vietnamese local Vnexpress online newspaper on Friday that it is abnormal to see snow in the province during this time.
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Embassy, Intel, Vietnam Data Communication, and the Lao Cai province People's Committee launched Vietnam's first trial WiMAX broadband network in Lao Cai province.
Two further domestic passenger airports will be built at Quang Ninh in Quang Ninh Province and Lao Cai in Lao Cai Province.