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Image : Asian shares mostly lower amid Brexit worries, Takata falls

Asian shares mostly lower amid Brexit worries, Takata falls

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 16,2017

Yahoo News TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower Monday morning amid worries about Britain's exit from the European Union, and Takata stock dropped in Tokyo after the air bag maker agreed to a guilty plea in the U.S. over massive recalls.

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China's Sinochem boss dismisses 'crazy' Trump polices

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 19,2016

Global business leaders meeting in Lima think proposals by U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to build a wall along the Mexican border and hike tariffs on Chinese imports are unlikely to happen, said the head of China's state-run Sinochem on Friday.

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Fake US election news outshone real on Facebook: report

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 17,2016

Fake election news got more attention than did real stories on Facebook during the final months of the US presidential campaign, according to an analysis by BuzzFeed News. The tech news outlet found that the 20 top-performing bogus stories from hoax

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Medical emergencies pose a whole host of new challenges in outer space

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Yahoo News As humanity prepares for manned missions to Mars within the next decade, physicians here on Earth are preparing for some of the medical challenges these pioneering astronauts will face....

Revolution 4.0 challenges Asian countries seeking inclusive growth

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Vietnamnet - The optimism appears justified given that 95 per cent of the Asia’s population now lives in middle-income economies, while as recently as the 1990s, more than 90 per cent of Asians were low-income earners....

Industrial revolution poses challenges to APEC economies

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA - The globalisation process and the fourth industrial revolution is posing big challenges to member economies of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum in general and Vietnam in particular, said a Vietnamese official....

Vietnam’s life insurance market faces challenges

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Vietnamnet - Growth in Vietnam’s life insurance market looks impressive at first glance but is coming off a low base while a host of issues linger for insurers....

Vietnam well poised to face growth challenges

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Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG) on April 25 launched a comprehensive report on the Vietnamese economy....

Challenges facing e-commerce start-ups in Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - The recent economic growth rates in Vietnam and the rising young middle income class have garnered much interest among entrepreneurs looking for potential e-commerce opportunities....

Challenges to economic growth target

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Nhan dan - NDO – Vietnam’s economy in Q1 recorded the lowest growth rate over the same period during the past two years, reaching only 5.1%. With this increase, according to economic experts, to reach the set target of 6.7% of GDP growth for the...

VN banks to face interest margin challenges: SSI

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Vietnamnet - Analysts of the Retail Research and Investment Advisory Division at Saigon Securities Incorporation (SSI) have predicted 2017 will be a challenging year for banks to increase their Net Interest Margin (NIM)....

Challenges ahead for King of pangasius

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Vietnamnet - The future looks challenging for Hung Vuong JSC, dubbed “the King of Pangasius,” after the audit of the company’s financial reports showed a big discrepancy between audited and self-reported profit, revenue, and liabilities....

Vietnamese enterprises to face more challenges without TPP

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Vietnamnet - Mr. Pham Van Thinh, CEO of Deloitte Vietnam, talks about the impact of the US's withdrawal from the TPP and the challenges Vietnamese businesses face in a changing global economy....

Bright prospects for VN steel firms despite challenges

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s listed steel companies can achieve higher growth in 2017 despite a volatile and predictable international market if they optimise operations and exploit missing links in the sector’s supply chain....

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....

Economic challenges also create opportunities for Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - Despite facing challenges, Vietnam has great opportunities to sustain its high economic growth rate, a seminar heard in HCM City on March 9....

New challenges call for new measures to boost exports to US

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Nhan dan - NDO - The US remains the largest market for Vietnamese goods, recording US$6 billion in the first two months of 2017, but due to the bleak outlook of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Vietnam is facing many challenges in boosting...

Actively responding to new challenges for exports

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Nhan dan - NDO – The world trade’s growth was forecasted to increase in 2017, which is expected to create favourable conditions for Vietnam’s exports activities. However, global economic instabilities which have prevailed since the first months of...

Vietnam’s aviation market: high growth, big challenges

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Vietnamnet - The Vietnamese aviation sector has become more attractive as well as more challenging as many investors are expressing interest in the market....

Anti-dollarisation efforts face challenges

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Vietnamnet - The State Bank of Vietnam’s anti-dollarisation efforts have managed to keep the dong-dollar exchange rate fairly steady for a long time, thus helping stabilise the monetary market....

For Syrian refugees in Lebanon, a drive to build community amid pressing challenges

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Yahoo News Syrian refugees were pouring into Lebanon in 2014, fleeing the civil war. The United Nations High Commission on Refugees (UNHCR) and nongovernmental organizations were scrambling to register and provide services for these families, most...

Challenges in switch to E5 biofuel

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Vietnamnet - A new deadline – January 1, 2018 – has been set for the nation to make a complete switch from the popular RON A92 petrol to biofuel E5, but many obstacles lie in the path of achieving it....

Low-cost apartment developers face big challenges

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Vietnamnet - The limited supply of low-cost housing has prompted many real estate developers to jump into the market segment....

Some business fields to face big challenges in 2017

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Vietnamnet - The severe weather conditions in the first months of 2016 with drought and saline intrusion dealt a strong blow on Vietnam’s agriculture, leading to minus growth rate of the sector in the first half of the year....

The Latest: Charity challenges UK over child migrant program

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Yahoo News THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on migrants and refugees entering Europe and member countries' response to the inflow (all times local):...

Challenges to Trump's travel ban abound in courts across U.S.

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Yahoo News By Mica Rosenberg NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. appeal court’s refusal to reinstate a temporary travel ban on refugees and citizens from seven mainly Muslim countries is a setback for U.S. President Donald Trump’s sweeping immigration...

Confronting and overcoming challenges

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Nhan dan - NDO - The outlook for meeting the National Assembly’s targets for 2017, including 6.7% for economic growth, 4% for inflation, 6-7% for export growth and 3.5% for trade deficit, is generally positive but the Vietnamese economy still faces...

Big challenges face Vietnam's economy

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Vietnamnet - Local economists forecast that the Vietnamese economy will face greater challenges in 2017 amidst global geopolitical changes and financial uncertainties....

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