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Authorities return rules sign to Saigon’s coolest noodle stall in about-face

Tuesday, April 07, 2015, 17:33 GMT+7
Authorities return rules sign to Saigon’s coolest noodle stall in about-face
Nguyen Hoang Anh Dung prepares noodle soup at his stall in District 4, Ho Chi Minh City on March 30, 2015.

The owner of a Vietnamese noodle stall in Ho Chi Minh City has got back the comical rules sign, which earned the store the “coolest in Saigon” title, from local authorities, who have promised to sanction those having “gone against procedures” to take it away last week.

Nguyen Hoang Anh Dung and his bun bo (Vietnamese noodle soup with beef) stall has become famous after photos capturing the hilariously written sign and banner at his store went viral on the Internet.

Customers of the stall near a condominium in Ward 1, District 4 are not allowed to criticize the owner behind his back on the Internet, to pay in foreign currencies, and to give negative comments on the dish, according to a set of amusing rules Dung used to hang on the nearby wall.

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