French Indo-China (now commonly known as French Indochina) (French:
Indochine ... after 1947, was a grouping of French colonial territories in Southeast
French colony in Southeast Asia. What we now call Vietnam was once owned
and run by France. From the late 1800's to. 1954, Vietnam was part of a French ...
French colonialism did provide some benefits for Vietnamese society, one of the
... "Southeast Asia is the ideal colony, it has no end of raw materials (rubber ...
By the late 1880s France controlled Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. ... Saigon
could have been mistaken for parts of Paris, rather than a south-east Asian
Singapore and Malaysia have agreed to build a high-speed rail link between Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, with a target to complete it by 2020. [...] With the new link, it will take about 90 minutes to get from Singapore to KL and vice versa.
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On May 7, 1954, the French-held garrison at Dien Bien Phu in Vietnam fell after a
four ... Southeast Asia, with Indochina at the center, had long been a region of ...
Although French colonization officially started in 1874, the ... of Southeast Asia
was occupied by the Japanese.
Six countries: Portugal, Spain, the Netherlands, Great Britain, France, and the
United States, had colonies in Southeast Asia. Portugal The Portuguese had the
Jul 15, 2013 ... Pacific Forum CSIS and Hawaii Pacific University present "France, Vietnam and
Southeast Asia," a 90-minute lecture by Dr. Pierre Journoud.
4 days ago ... ... country occupying the eastern portion of mainland Southeast Asia. ... features
are the Annamese Cordillera (French: Chaîne Annamitique; ...