Tay Ninh


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Tay Ninh

(tā nĭn), city, S Vietnam, NW of Ho Chi Minh City. It is the center of the Cao Dai, a politically active religious group that was suppressed by South Vietnamese forces after an armed insurrection in 1955. Of interest is the Cao Dai cathedral, which has a blend of Christian, Islamic, and Buddhist architectural features. The city has a large Khmer population.
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"For gallantry in action while engaged in military operations involving conflict with an armed hostile force in the Republic of Vietnam, Specialist Four Rech distinguished himself by exceptionally valorous action on 6 October 1969, while serving as team leader during a reconnaissance patrol in Tay Ninh province.
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The Council of Taiwanese Chambers of Commerce in Vietnam stated that companies in several cities have been forced to halt production, including three Taiwanese-invested shoe factories and a plastic processing factory in Tay Ninh. The council reminds Taiwanese companies on Wednesday to stay alert while there is no need to feel panic.
The collision occurred at 4 am on an interprovincial highway when a 16-seat bus collided with a 35-seat bus in Truong Mit commune in Tay Ninh province's Duong Minh Chau district, said Duong Minh Chau, chairman of the commune.
In early 2017, Chinese investors invested $220 million in the Vietnam polyester synthetic fibre plant in the southern province of Tay Ninh. Aside from this, however, capital flows consist mostly of capital expansion investments in existing projects.
Tay Ninh is 60 miles northwest of Ho Chi Minh, home to massive, ornate temples and a small concrete house where my grandparents lived.
Peter Charles Lemon is an Army veteran and recipient of the Medal of Honor for his actions on April 1, 1970, in Tay Ninh province during the Vietnam War.
The elaborate ceremonies conducted in the Tay Ninh Holy See find their echo in the splendid liturgy of Catholicism.