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Image : Will Vietnam become an emerging market in three years?

Will Vietnam become an emerging market in three years?

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 20,2016

The Vietnamese stock market has been listed by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) as a frontier market. Will it be upgraded into an emerging market in three or five years?

Image : US unemployment rate falls to 4.9% on solid job creation

US unemployment rate falls to 4.9% on solid job creation

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 04,2016

The US economy added a solid 161,000 jobs in October while the unemployment rate fell to 4.9 percent, according to Labor Department figures released Friday. In a show of steady momentum in the world's largest economy, the department revised upward

Image : Local airlines plan new services, more seats in peak summer travel season

Local airlines plan new services, more seats in peak summer travel season

person Orange Themes access_time May 31,2017

Bao Moi - Domestic airlines are planning to launch new routes and operate additional flights to meet growing demand during the peak summer travel season.

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Don't let them leave: Vietnam advised to act fast as clock ticking on visa-free travel

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An industry group calls for a 5-year extension to the visa waiver scheme for certain European tourists, expiring this month....

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Seeking transparency, Congressional Democrats introduce 'Mar-a-Lago' act

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Trump's travel ban: How community ties can act as shock-absorbers

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NATO head urges Russia to act on 'serious spike' in Ukraine violence

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Yahoo News NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday urged Russia to use its influence with pro-Moscow rebels in eastern Ukraine to halt what he called the worst upsurge in fighting in a long time. "We call on Russia to use its considerable influence...

The Latest: Trump expect to act soon on voter fraud

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Erdogan asks Tanzania to act against Gulen network

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Yahoo News Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday asked his Tanzanian counterpart John Magufuli to take action against the network of an exiled cleric he blames for last year's failed coup. The Hizmet movement run by US-based cleric...

Sweden vows to act against gang shootings as boy killed in Malmo

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Yahoo News Sweden pledged on Friday to end a surge of gang violence in the southern town of Malmo as the latest in a string of shootings left a 16-year old boy dead. Home Affairs Anders Ygeman said the government will do everything in its power to...

Nigeria: West Africa will act on Gambia election crisis

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Russia calls U.S. move to better arm Syrian rebels a 'hostile act'

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Yahoo News By Andrew Osborn MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia said on Tuesday that a U.S. decision to ease restrictions on arming Syrian rebels had opened the way for deliveries of shoulder-fired anti-aircraft missiles, a move it said would directly...

US will 'act in kind' if other countries increase nuke capacity: Trump spokesman

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The United States under Donald Trump's presidency will not allow other countries to increase their nuclear capability without responding in kind, a spokesman for the president-elect said on Friday. "There are countries around the globe right now...

Christmas market carnage 'terrorist act' likely by asylum seeker: Merkel

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Tuesday that authorities believe a deadly rampage by a lorry driver at a Berlin Christmas market was a "terrorist" attack likely committed by an asylum seeker. "According to what we know, we have to assume this...

Africa must act now if it is to feed itself in 2050: scientists

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By Alex Whiting ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Africa will be able to grow enough cereals to feed its growing population by 2050, but only if it breaks a culture of complacency and starts now to invest more in agriculture, scientists said on...

Senate passes 10-year extension of Iran Sanctions Act

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate passed a 10-year extension of existing sanctions against Iran on Thursday, sending the measure to the White House for President Barack Obama to sign into law and delaying any potentially tougher actions until...

North-central provinces act to woo back tourists

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Tourism authorities of six north-central provinces, along with the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, organized a conference with 70 southern tour operators to find ways to bring tourists back after mass fish deaths along the central coast....

Fed Chair Defends Dodd-Frank Act, Pledges to Serve Full Term

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GOP Sen. Perdue says Senate must act on high court vacancy

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Vietnamese singer wins Best Southeast Asian Act at MTV music awards

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Dong Nhi was up there with the likes of Justin Bieber and Lady Gaga....

China says it must act to deter Hong Kong separatism

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Study: Next US president must act fast on Colorado River

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Posting ballot selfies: Personal choice or illegal act?

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Mike Pence Calls Suspected Firebombing at NC GOP Office 'Act of Political Terrorism'

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Asia policymakers ready to act as Brexit vote roils markets

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