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Image : Fresh protest pushes defiant S. Korea president to resign

Fresh protest pushes defiant S. Korea president to resign

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 19,2016

Up to half-a-million protestors were expected to take to the streets of Seoul on Saturday for the fourth week in a row, demanding President Park Geun-Hye resign over a corruption scandal. The weekly mass demonstrations -- among the largest seen in

Image : Rajoy, the under-estimated survivor who wore his rivals down

Rajoy, the under-estimated survivor who wore his rivals down

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 30,2016

Spain's conservative Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy won back power Saturday, at the age of 61, after a war of attrition against younger rivals who under-estimated his resistance after 35 years in politics. Just like in 2005 when he emerged from a

Image : 2 suicide bombers die in blasts near market in Nigerian city

2 suicide bombers die in blasts near market in Nigerian city

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 11,2016

MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Two suicide bombers died when they exploded Sunday in a crowded area near a market in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, injuring 17 people, rescue officials said.

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New Communist Party resolutions to cut down SOEs

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Bao moi - The private sector will grow after the roles of the government and state-owned enterprises in the “socialist-oriented market economy” are clearly defined....

Economists suggest dealing with bad debts before meting out punishment

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Bao moi - The National Assembly (NA) was discussing bad debts settlements and how to deal with those responsible for these bad debts, with the hope that there will be detailed regulations on solving these problems, bringing about liquidity and...

Viet Nam looks to private sector to fund infrastructure

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Bao moi - A need to fund infrastructure projects vital to expanding Viet Nam’s economy and boosting connectivity is pushing its government to turn to the private sector for support....

Eurozone growth hits 0.6% in first quarter of 2017

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Bao moi - BRUSSELS: Growth in the eurozone accelerated in the first quarter of 2017 as the economy brushed off the unknowns of Brexit and fraught elections in France, data showed on Thursday (Jun 8)....

Int’l conference on sexual health to be held in Quang Ninh

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Baomoi - VGP - The ninth Asia Pacific conference on reproductive and sexual health and rights (APCRSHP) will be held in Ha Long City, in the northern province of Quang Ninh from November 27-30....

Diversification means a new high for real estate

access_timeJun 07,2017 chat_bubble_outline22

Bao moi - With less rampant speculation and a strong improvement in the quality of FDI flowing into the real estate sector, Savills Vietnam’s managing director Neil MacGregor remains positive on the industry’s prospects....

GE Healthcare and partners extend BME training to South Vietnam

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Baomoi - GE Healthcare, in partnership with the Department of Medical Equipment and Construction under the Ministry of Health and local dealers VietMedical and T.D. Medical, recently conducted a five-day biomedical engineering (BME) training course...

Privatisation no cure for healthcare ills: Deputy PM

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Baomoi - Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam has conceded that while the Government keeps stressing the importance of grassroots healthcare stations, people don’t have much faith in them....

Traditional medicine found wanting

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Baomoi - Various shortcomings still exist in traditional medicine in terms of healthcare and paying health insurance fees....

TH Group cement co-operation with Japanese partner

access_timeJun 05,2017 chat_bubble_outline25

Baomoi - TH Group, a large Vietnamese fresh milk producer well known for its TH true MILK brand, has expanded its business and investment co-operation with Japanese partner in the medical and health care sector....

Gov't backs investment in industrial, craft village clusters

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Bao moi - The Government has issued a decree containing preferential policies to support production, trading and infrastructure development in industrial clusters and craft villages....

Putin urges end to 'harmful chatter' over Russian meddling

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Bao moi - SAINT PETERSBURG: Russian President Vladimir Putin launched a blistering attack on Friday (Jun 2) on what he said were baseless accusations that Moscow was behind a hacking and influence campaign aimed at getting Donald Trump elected....

France's Macron backs debt relief for Greece in call to PM

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Bao moi - French President Emmanuel Macron told Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in a call on Monday that he backed debt relief for Greece, a statement from the presidency said....

Lai Chau to invest US$4.8m in growing macadamia

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Bao moi - The northern mountainous province of Lai Chau will spend VND110 billion (US$4.8 million) from its budget on growing macadamia, which is expected to help boost the local economy....

Ho Chi Minh City set to welcome more medical tourists

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Baomoi - Travelers seeking both leisure and medical procedures during their trip to Vietnam will be the target of a plan by Ho Chi Minh City authorities to promote this type of tourism....

Masked gunmen kill 28 in attack on Christians in Egypt

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Baomoi - MINYA: Gunmen attacked a group of Coptic Christians travelling to a monastery in central Egypt on Friday, killing 28 people and wounding 24, with many children among the victims, Health Ministry officials said....

Dong Nai willing to support Taiwanese businesses

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Baomoi - The southern province of Dong Nai will try its best to create optimal conditions for Taiwanese businesses, Tran Van Vinh, vice chairman of the provincial People’s Committee, said....

Combination of lutein, natural vitamin E and DHA power up children’s brain

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Baomoi - Adolesence is a critical stage of development that forms the foundation for a child's future health, well-being and learning....

HCM City set to welcome more medical tourists

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Baomoi - Travelers seeking both leisure and medical procedures during their trip to Vietnam will be the target of a plan by Ho Chi Minh City authorities to promote this type of tourism....

VN to export pork to China, official says

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Baomoi - Yesterday, during an official visit to China by Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Tran Thanh Nam, the Chinese Ministry of Agriculture (MOA) expressed interest in opening official channels for Vietnamese pork to...

About 50 decrees on investment and business amended

access_timeMay 31,2017 chat_bubble_outline25

Bao moi - So far, the Government has revised 50 decrees on investment and business in an effort to accelerate administrative reform, improve the business environment, and raise the economy's competitiveness....

Water supplier says Chinese pipes safe amidst health concern

access_timeMay 21,2017 chat_bubble_outline29

Baomoi - Saigon Water Corporation (Sawaco), a major water supplier in Ho Chi Minh City, has reassured citizens that its ductile iron water pipes provided by Chinese firms pose no threat to public health....

Proposal to make alcohol firms pay health tax

access_timeMay 20,2017 chat_bubble_outline40

Baomoi - It has been proposed that companies which produce and import alcohol and beer products should pay VND360 billion (USD16.36 million) annually for health services....

Orlando Bloom Defends Johnny Depp Following Personal & Legal Woes: He's One of ...

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Pacific Partnership 2017 departs Da Nang after ten-day disaster response training

access_timeMay 19,2017 chat_bubble_outline21

Baomoi - Pacific Partnership 2017 departed the central Vietnamese city of Da Nang on Thursday after completing ten days of disaster response training, medical and engineering expertise exchanges, cooperative health engagements, and community...

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