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NORCIA, Italy (AP) — The third powerful earthquake to hit Italy in two months spared human life Sunday but struck at the nation's identity, destroying a Benedictine cathedral, a medieval tower and other beloved landmarks that had survived the

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Snl Spicer 'SNL': Melissa McCarthy's Best Non-Spicey Bits – Pies, Dames & Steve Martin Sean Spicer, at least as long as he's the president's translator, is going to haunt Melissa McCarthy's Saturday Night Live appearances like a ghost in the woods

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person Orange Themes access_time Oct 14,2016

Former child star addresses critics of previous viral performance in earnest ... Feldman presided over the track with an equally scattershot vocal performance – crooning one moment, growling the next – and absolute abandon, inevitably throwing off

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Frontier status: is Vietnam closer to an emerging market?

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam is working with MSCI (Morgan Stanley Capital International) on the Vietnamese stock market upgrading....

Vietnam experience: Tourist vs traveler

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Bao Moi - Zipping around Vietnam is fun. Sure there are problems and dangers but what do you expect?...

Vietnam’s fruit and vegetable exports hit new record

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Nhan dan - NDO - Fruit and vegetable exports in the first four months of the year surged by 32.6% over the same period last year to US$1 billion, which is considered a new record as the peak time is yet to arrive....

Fitch upgrades Vietnam’s outlook from stable to positive

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Nhan dan - NDO - Credit ratings agency Fitch has revised Vietnam’s outlook from stable to positive and affirms the country’s ratings at BB-....

Vietnam imprisons two Chinese for credit card fraud

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Bao Moi - Two Chinese men were sentenced to up to 10 years in prison after forging visa cards and appropriating nearly US$10,000....

Vietnam urges Australia to remove ban on raw shrimp

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), in coordination with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, is working with Australia’s relevant agencies towards the early lift of Australia’s ban on the import of shrimp...

Vietnam vows to reorganize coffee production

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s coffee productivity is three times higher than the average level globally, but the profit that coffee growers pocket is low because of poor competitiveness and unstable output....

Vietnam’s beauty industry targets Cambodia, Myanmar

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Vietnamnet - There are significant opportunities for Vietnamese firms to invest in the beauty sector in Cambodia and Myanmar as well as export beauty products to the two markets, participants at an Ho Chi Minh City conference said on May 18....

Fitch revises outlook for Vietnam to positive

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Vietnamnet - Fitch Ratings has revised its outlook on Viet Nam’s long-term foreign and local currency issuer default ratings (IDR) to Positive from Stable and affirmed the ratings at 'BB-.'...

New General Director for Samsung Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - South Korean technology giant Samsung has announced the appointment of Mr. Shim Won Hwan as General Director of Samsung Vietnam, replacing Mr. Han Myoung Sup....

Bank security lacking: State Bank of Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - In light of recent widely reported cases of banking fraud related to ATM transactions, the State Bank of Viet Nam has advised the public to remain calm and adhere to banks’ regulations, while urging the banks to plug security holes....

Transnationals dominate Vietnam personal care market

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Vietnamnet - Large transnational companies have rapidly taken control of the manufacturing and retail beauty and personal care segments of the Vietnam economy, say leading market analysts....

Forum updates Indonesian firms on Vietnam’s business climate

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Nhan dan - NDO/ VNA – A Vietnam-Indonesia forum on trade, business and investment promotion has been held in Surabaya city, the capital of Indonesia’s East Java province to update local firms on the business climate in Vietnam....

South Korea's CJ attempts to set up ‘food empire’ in Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - Well-known Vietnamese names in the food industry have fallen into the hands of the world’s largest conglomerates....

Latest printing technologies on display at ASGA Vietnam 2017

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Nhan dan - NDO – The world’s latest printing equipment and technologies are being introduced at the 2017 Vietnam International Screen Printing & Digital Printing Technology Exhibition (ASGA Vietnam 2017), currently taking place at the Saigon...

APEC delegates applaud Vietnam’s financial cooperation priorities

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA - Delegates attending the APEC Senior Finance Officials’ Meeting (SFOM) in the northern province of Ninh Binh voiced their support for the host country’s priorities in implementing the Finance Ministers’ Process....

Tax burden in Vietnam higher than in ASEAN 4

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Vietnamnet - Minister of Planning and Investment tells PM's meeting with businesses of matters considered important in improving Vietnam's business environment....

Virtually no local businesses in Vietnam have e-commerce

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Vietnamnet - The Vietnam E-Commerce Association agrees with what most governmental bodies have been saying for some time—that small to medium size local companies really aren’t doing much online business-wise....

Vietnam’s sausage market full of potential

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Vietnamnet - Daesang’s recent acquisition of Duc Viet Food is evidence of the potential to be found in Vietnam’s sausage market....

China emerges as Vietnam’s largest fragrant rice importer

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Vietnamnet - China, already the largest importer of Vietnam’s sticky rice, has emerged as the biggest buyer of Vietnamese fragrant rice, according to exporters....

Vietnam’s inflation cooling gradually: HSBC

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Vietnamnet - HSBC Bank said in a report that Vietnam’s economic performance continues to be robust with inflation easing gradually despite higher energy prices and increased costs of healthcare and education....

Vietnam Tourism Association proposes to expand visa exemption programme

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EN VietNamNet - The Vietnam Tourism Association has proposed to continue visa exemptions for Western European tourists to boost tourism....

Vietnam among Asia’s growth leaders

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Vietnamnet - In a recent article, New York-based media firm Bloomberg has cited IMF outlook that Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, is taking over as the region’s growth leader....

Vietnam business leaders losing battle to become competitive

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Vietnamnet - Private sector small businesses in retail and manufacturing are not demonstrating an ability to effectively compete in the international marketplace, says Dinh Thi My Loan, chair of the Vietnam Retailers Association....

Will Vietnam be able to catch up with the 4.0 industrial revolution?

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Vietnamnet - Dang Viet Dung, managing director of Uber Vietnam, thinks Vietnam may not catch up with the revolution in the short term, while it remains a question in the medium term....

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