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Gia Bình District
Gia Bình
Gia Bình
is a rural district of Bắc Ninh Province
Bắc Ninh Province
in the Red River Delta region of Vietnam.Contents1 History 2 Today 3 Economy 4 Climate 5 ReferencesHistory
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Vietnam
Coordinates: 16°10′N 107°50′E / 16.167°N 107.833°E / 16.167; 107.833Socialist Republic
Republic
of Vietnam Cộng hòa xã hội chủ nghĩa Việt Nam  (Vietnamese)FlagEmblemMotto: Độc lập – Tự do – Hạnh phúc "Independence – Freedom – Happiness"Anthem: Tiến Quân Ca[a] (English: "Army March")Location of  Vietnam  (green) in ASEAN  (dark grey)  –  [Legend]Capital Hanoi 21°2′N 105°51′E / 21.033°N 105.850°E / 21.033; 105.850Largest city
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Nguyen Dynasty
The Nguyễn Dynasty
Dynasty
or House of Nguyễn (Vietnamese: Nhà Nguyễn; Hán-Nôm: 阮朝, Nguyễn triều) was the last ruling family of Vietnam.[1] Their rule lasted a total of 143 years. It began in 1802, when Emperor Gia Long
Gia Long
ascended the throne after defeating the Tây Sơn dynasty, and ended in 1945, when Emperor Bảo Đại
Bảo Đại
abdicated the throne and transferred power to the Democratic Republic of Vietnam. During the reign of Gia Long, the nation officially became known as Việt Nam (越南), but from the reign of Emperor Minh Mạng onward, the nation was renamed to Đại Nam (大南, literally "Great South")
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Special
Special
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or the specials or variation, may refer to:.mw-parser-output .tocright float:right;clear:right;width:auto;background:none;padding:.5em 0 .8em 1.4em;margin-bottom:.5em .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-left clear:left .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-both clear:both .mw-parser-output .tocright-clear-none clear:none Contents1 Policing 2 Literature 3 Film and television 4 Music4.1 Albums 4.2 Songs5 Computing 6 Other uses 7 See alsoPolicing[edit] Specials, Ulster
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Geographic Coordinate System
A geographic coordinate system is a coordinate system that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols.[note 1] The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position; alternatively, a geographic position may be expressed in a combined three-dimensional Cartesian vector. A common choice of coordinates is latitude, longitude and elevation.[1] To specify a location on a plane requires a map projection.[2]Contents1 History 2 Geodetic datum 3 Horizontal coordinates3.1 Latitude
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Huyện
On the Second Tier, Vietnam is divided into 713 units.[1] Urban District (Vietnamese: quận Chữ nôm: (郡)), together with Provincial City (thành phố trực thuộc tỉnh), Town (thị xã) and Rural District (huyện) have an equal status under the Second Tier units. The rural districts are subordinate to Municipality or Province as the Second Tier unit. At the Third Tier, Rural District is divided into Township and Commune.Contents1 History 2 See also 3 Notes 4 References 5 SourcesHistory[edit] The rural districts existed since the 15th century
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District-level Town (Vietnam)
On the Second Tier, Vietnam is divided into 713 units.[1] By virtue of Decree No. 42/2009/ND-CP, Town (Vietnamese: thị xã Chữ nôm:市社) are officially classified as Class III or Class IV.[2] Urban District (Vietnamese: quận Chữ nôm: (郡)), together with Provincial City (thành phố trực thuộc tỉnh), Town (thị xã) and Rural District (huyện) have an equal status under the Second Tier units. The towns may only be a capital of a Province, but not of a Municipality as the Second Tier unit. At the Third Tier, Town is divided into Ward (phường) and Commune (xã).Contents1 District level 2 Upgrade and downgrade 3 List of district-level towns 4 See also 5 ReferencesDistrict level[edit] In Vietnam, there are other kinds of district-level urban subdivisiona: urban districts (Vietnamese: quận), districts and provincial cities
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Provincial City (Vietnam)
Provincial may refer to: Provincial capitals, an administrative sub-national capital of a country Provincial Osorno, a football club from Chile Provincial examinations, a school-leaving exam in British Columbia, Canada A provincial superior of a religious order The
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Regions Of Vietnam
Often, the Vietnamese government groups the various provinces into eight regions: Northwest, Northeast, Red River Delta, North Central Coast, South Central Coast, Central Highlands, Southeast, and Mekong River Delta. These regions are not always used, and alternative classifications are possible. List of regions and subregions[edit]Regions of VietnamMacro-Region Region Provinces included Area (km²) Population (in 2015) Population density (people/ km²) Notes Northern Vietnam
Northern Vietnam
(Bắc Bộ, Miền Bắc) Northwest (Tây Bắc Bộ)Điện Biên Hòa Bình Lai Châu Lào Cai Sơn La Yên Bái44,301.10 4,446,800 100.37 contains inland provinces in the west of Vietnam's northern part
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Lê Thái Tông
Thiệu Bình (1434 - 1439) Đại Bảo (1440 - 1442)Full nameLê Nguyên LongHouse Lê dynastyFather Lê Thái TổMother Phạm Thị Ngọc Trần Lê dynasty
Lê dynasty
monarchsLê Thái Tổ 1428-1433Lê Thái Tông 1434-1442Lê Nhân Tông 1443-1459Lê Nghi Dân 1459-1460Lê Thánh Tông 1460-1497Lê Hiến Tông 1498-1504Lê Túc Tông 1504Lê Uy Mục 1505-1509Lê Tương D
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Nguyễn Trãi
Nguyễn Trãi
Nguyễn Trãi
(阮廌), pen name Ức Trai (抑齋); (1380–1442) was an illustrious Vietnamese Confucian scholar, a noted poet,[1] a skilled politician and a master strategist. He was at times attributed with being capable of almost miraculous or mythical deeds in his designated capacity as a close friend and principal advisor of Lê Lợi, Vietnam's hero-emperor, who fought to free the country from Chinese rule. He is credited with writing the important political statements of Lê Lợi
Lê Lợi
and inspiring the Vietnamese populace to support open rebellion against the Ming Dynasty
Ming Dynasty
rulers
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Gia Định
Gia Định Province
Gia Định Province
(Hán tự: 嘉定省) is former province of South Vietnam
South Vietnam
surrounding Saigon. It was one of the country's main industrial centers.[1] It was created in 1832 and split to four smaller provinces in December 1889: Gia Định, Chợ Lớn, Tân An and Tây Ninh. In 1957 it contained 6 districts, Gò Vấp, Tân Bình, Hóc Môn, Thủ Đức, Nhà Bè and Bình Chánh. In 1970 Quảng Xuyên and Cần Giờ districts were added. In February 1976, parts of Biên Hòa, Bình Dương and Hậu Nghĩa provinces were annexed to Gia Định and it was renamed to Sài Gòn-Gia Định
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Provinces Of Vietnam
On the First Tier, Vietnam
Vietnam
is divided into 58 provinces (Vietnamese: tỉnh) and 5 municipalities (Vietnamese: thành phố trực thuộc trung ương). Municipalities are the highest-ranked cities in Vietnam.[1] Municipality are centrally-controlled cities and have special status equal to the provinces. The provinces are divided into Provincial Cities, Towns and Rural Districts as the Second Tier units. At the Third Tier, Provincial City and Town is divided into Ward and Commune, while Rural District is divided into Townships (thị trấn) and Communes.Contents1 Governance1.1 People's Council 1.2 People's Committee 1.3 People's Court2 List and statistics 3 Regions 4 Historical provinces of Vietnam 5 See also 6 References 7 External linksGovernance[edit] People's Council[edit] Vietnamese provinces are controlled by a People's Council (Hội Đồng Nhân Dân), elected by the inhabitants
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Time Zone
A time zone is a region of the globe that observes a uniform standard time for legal, commercial, and social purposes. Time
Time
zones tend to follow the boundaries of countries and their subdivisions because it is convenient for areas in close commercial or other communication to keep the same time. Most of the time zones on land are offset from Coordinated Universal Time
Time
(UTC) by a whole number of hours (UTC−12:00 to UTC+14:00), but a few zones are offset by 30 or 45 minutes (e.g. Newfoundland
Newfoundland
Standard Time
Time
is UTC−03:30, Nepal
Nepal
Standard Time
Time
is UTC+05:45, and Indian Standard Time
Time
is UTC+05:30). Some higher latitude and temperate zone countries use daylight saving time for part of the year, typically by adjusting local clock time by an hour
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Red River Delta
The Red River Delta (Vietnamese: Đồng Bằng Sông Hồng, or Châu Thổ Sông Hồng) is the flat low-lying plain formed by the Red River and its distributaries merging with the Thái Binh River in northern Vietnam. The delta has the smallest area but highest population and population density of all regions. The region measuring some 15,000 square km is well protected by a network of dikes. It is an agriculturally rich area and densely populated. Most of the land is devoted to rice cultivation.[1] Eight provinces together with two municipalities, the capital Hanoi and the port Haiphong
Haiphong
form the delta. It has a population of almost 19 million. The Red River Delta is the cradle of the Vietnamese nation
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