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The Mekong River with Sue Perkins

In this fascinating series, Sue Perkins uncovers a region undergoing unprecedented change. In addition to tackling hard-hitting social and environmental issues, Sue explores the lighter side of life on the Mekong, as she meets the river's idiosyncratic characters. She brings to life the river's compelling and profound stories, encountering some of Earth's most incredible natural phenomena along the way.

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Tuesday, Nov 14, 2017 - 4:00 PM    "1 of 4" Sue's epic journey begins in Vietnam, on the vast Mekong Delta, where she joins Si Hei, the 'Queen of the Noodle'. Starting at dawn, Si Hei and her eager new apprentice head out to sell noodle soup at the Delta's largest floating market - Cai Rang, a centre of commerce on the river that's endured for centuries. But communist Vietnam has one of the fastest growing economies in southeast Asia, and change is coming to millions of people who live along the river. G
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