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Democrat analyst out at CNN over debate question leaks to Clinton

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 01,2016

CNN said Monday it had parted ways with Democratic strategist Donna Brazile after hacked emails released by WikiLeaks showed that she shared questions with Hillary Clinton's campaign ahead of events sponsored by the network. Brazile, who has long

Image : Ho Chi Minh City aims to welcome 7 million foreign visitors in 2017

Ho Chi Minh City aims to welcome 7 million foreign visitors in 2017

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 14,2017

Bao Moi - Ho Chi Minh City set a target of welcoming seven million international visitors in 2017, announced the Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, Nguyen Thanh Phong, at a conference between the City’s leaders and travel businesses on

Image : Cashless economy target too high: experts

Cashless economy target too high: experts

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 06,2017

Vietnamnet - The Prime Minister recently ratified a project to stimulate non-cash transactions in 2016-20 with a view to reducing the cash transactions rate to under 10%.

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Vietnam, Malay developers join $6 billion property project: media

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Local conglomerate Van Thinh Phat has reportedly entered a partnership with Pavilion Group and Genting Group from Malaysia to develop a US$6 billion complex of entertaining and housing projects in Ho Chi Minh City. Officially known as Saigon Peninsula, the complex will cover 118 hectares in District 7 to house a multi-purpose park and a wharf, besides hotels, villas and apartment buildings, news website VnExpress reported Thursday, citing a memorandum of understanding on the partnership signed the day before. South Korea's engineering companies Posco E&C and Hyundai E&C have been assigned as the contractors of the giant project, which has been approved by the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City, it said. It is unknown when construction will start. Pavilion Group is a known developer of large-scaled and mixed-use shopping malls in China and Malaysia, while Genting Group is one of the biggest operators of casinos and resorts in Southeast Asia. Read on the original site
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U.S. trade deficit increases less than expected in April

The U.S. trade deficit increased less than expected in April as exports of goods rebounded strongly, suggesting that trade would be a boost to economic growth in the second quarter. The Commerce Department said on Friday the trade gap rose 5.3 percent to $37.4 billion. March's trade deficit was revised down to $35.5 billion, which was the smallest since December 2013, from the previously reported $40.4 billion. The government revised trade data going back to 2013. Economists polled by Reuters… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

How Trump's Tweets Seem to Be Impacting Stocks and CEOs

Donald Trump is known for airing his grievances and musings on Twitter, but now his opinions seem to be directly impacting the U.S. stock market and investors.The most recent example came this morning after the president-elect said that he wants to reduce drug prices in his interview with Time magazine, which named him "Person of the Year."Trump was asked about the rise in biotech stocks following his electoral victory. “I’m going to bring down drug prices. I don’t like what has happened with… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Incentives don’t boost industry, expert

VietNamNet Bridge – Vu Thanh Tu Anh, Research Director at the Fulbright Economics Teaching Programme in Viet Nam, tells Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times) that Viet Nam should no longer give priority to certain industrial products. Vu Thanh Tu Anh What should Viet Nam give priority to in order to further develop its industrial sector?Viet Nam has been implementing policies that give priority to particular industries for the last few decades. But this has not been as effective… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

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