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AP FACT CHECK: Trump won presidency but lost popular vote

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 28,2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump's tweets can't erase the reality that he lost the popular vote in this month's election, according to The Associated Press' vote-counting operation.

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Does Rafa Benitez mind if Newcastle United finish second to Brighton this season?

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 30,2016

Does Rafa Benitez mind if Newcastle United finish second to Brighton this season? Rafa Benitez insists he does not mind if Newcastle United finish as Championship runners-up this season, as long as they secure promotion back to the Premier League.

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Vietnam moves towards high-tech agriculture

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Vietnamnet - The Internet of Things (IoT) is perhaps the most obvious impact of Industry 4.0 on agriculture....

Vietnam, US seeks to boost agriculture cooperation

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Senior Vietnamese and US officials on agriculture met in Hanoi on May 11 to discuss how to boost trade relations in the field between the two countries....

Agriculture body invests in seafood competitiveness

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Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has given nod to a project worth 102.2 billion VND (4.5 million USD) to improve the fisheries sector’s competitiveness....

Big investors pour money into agriculture, organic food

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Vietnamnet - The repeated alarms about unsafe food has brought great opportunity to several big investors, who have been pouring money into organic food projects....

Small production contains commodity-based agriculture

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Vietnamnet - Mrs Hue owns a seven hectare plantation of clean vegetables. Each day, her farm supplies from 800 kilos to 1.2 tonnes to the domestic market....

Lifting farmland limits is key to agriculture development: expert

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Vietnamnet - In 2016, when agriculture suffered from drought, low production and low yield, which led to a negative growth rate, the lowest since 2011, experts said that Vietnam’s agriculture needed critical reform....

Agriculture Ministry urges husbandry firms to save pig farms

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Vietnamnet - Minister of Agriculture Nguyen Xuan Cuong on Monday called on large animal husbandry businesses to increase their purchase of pigs and keep them in frozen storage in order to help farmers reduce inventories....

Is Vietnam’s agriculture suffering from 'Dutch disease'?

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Vietnamnet - Nguyen Duc Thanh from VEPR believes that Vietnam’s agriculture is suffering from so-called Dutch disease. It is still fumbling for ways to develop, though it leads the world in the output of some products....

Agriculture Ministry to check tra exports to US

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Vietnamnet - Viet Nam will inspect a sample from every batch of tra fish exported to the US to check them for food safety, according to a new ministerial decision....

PM calls for Hong Kong investment in hi-tech agriculture, industry

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on Hong Kong-based Sunwah Group and VinaCapital Fund to make further investments in Vietnam in the fields of hi-tech agriculture and industry....

Agriculture Ministry submits plan to develop shrimp industry

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Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has submitted to the Prime Minister a national action plan for the development of the shrimp industry through 2025....

Conference discusses measures to accumulate land for large-scale agriculture

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Nhan dan - NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung stressed the need to analyse and evaluate the impacts of the implementation of land accumulation and concentration policies on socio-economic and environmental issues, at a conference held in...

HCM City aims to lead country in hi-tech agriculture

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Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – HCM City plans to establish three more hi-tech agriculture parks by 2020 with the aim of becoming one of the country’s leading cities in high-tech agricultural development....

Agriculture Ministry strengthens shrimp industry inspections

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Vietnamnet - The National Agro-Forestry-Fisheries Quality Assurance Department, under the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, has said that it will coordinate with the Ministry of Public Security to inspect and strictly punish...

ADB urges Vietnam to reform agriculture to bolster growth

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Nhan dan - NDO - Agricultural reform is vital for Vietnam to boost growth and become an upper-middle-income country, says the Asian Development Bank (ABD) in a report released on April 10....

$4.4 billion enough to build hi-tech agriculture in Vietnam?

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Vietnamnet - The government has decided to disburse VND100 trillion for farming projects to help develop hi-tech agriculture. It is the biggest-ever credit package given in the field....

Embattled Vietnam agriculture loses market share on home turf

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Vietnamnet - Vietnamese agriculture, battling to retain confidence among consumers, is losing market share across the agriculture and food spectrum, once considered its unbreakable home turf....

Central Bank of VN tells commercial banks to support high-tech agriculture

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Vietnamnet - The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) will require commercial banks support high-tech agriculture enterprises, under a direction from Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue....

Reasonable interest rates required for VND100 trillion credit for hi-tech agriculture

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Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has requested the banking system cut costs to reduce interest rates of the VND100 trillion credit package for enterprises committed to hi-tech agriculture projects by 0.5-1.5% compared to normal...

Central Highlands’ high-tech agriculture development faces challenges

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Vietnamnet - Weak supply chains and the impacts of climate change are hindering efforts by the Central Highlands to grow into a thriving agricultural hub....

Agriculture minister explains new regulations to US firms

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Vietnamnet - Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong explained several new regulations regarding agriculture during a working session in Hanoi on March 8 with Senior Vice President of the US-ASEAN Business Council Michael...

Australia to continue supporting Vietnamese agriculture

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Nhan dan - NDO—Australia will continue to support Vietnam’s agriculture sector and bring benefits to Vietnamese farmers, particularly women and ethnic minority people....

VN Government pledges VND100 trillion credit for hi-tech agriculture

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Vietnamnet - The Government has plans to offer a credit package amounting to VND100 trillion for enterprises committed to hi-tech agriculture projects, heard at a conference on the agricultural sector last week....

The thorny path to hi-tech agriculture

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Vietnamnet - The government’s strong commitment to support the development of hi-tech agriculture has excited investors, but many difficulties lie ahead....

Opportunities to invest in VN agriculture

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Vietnamnet - The Viet Nam Rubber Group (VRG) plans to equitise along with 20 of its subsidiaries in the third quarter of this year....

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