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Jakarta election: Radical Islam tested 'if Ahok wins'

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Jakarta election Jakarta election: Radical Islam tested 'if Ahok wins' If Basuki 'Ahok' Tjahaja Purnama wins Jakarta's election for Governor, pluralism in Indonesia is here to stay, according to Dina Afrianty from the Australian Catholic

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Singapore's first Pikachu parade to be hosted at Changi Airport on Nov 18

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 18,2016

Singapore's first Pikachu parade to be hosted at Changi Airport on Nov 18 SINGAPORE - Pikachu and other Pokemon will be taking a trip to Changi Airport on Friday (Nov 18), when the airport hosts Singapore's first Pikachu parade. "Changi Airport will

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Wheels of school bus carrying dozens of kids nearly flew off on DVP: police

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 27,2017

Cp24 News Wheels of school bus carrying dozens of kids nearly flew off on DVP: police "To my knowledge, the matter is still under investigation and no charges have been laid as of yet," he told CP24 on Thursday. "It will depend on what the

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Vietnamese fruit exporters warned about 13 UAE companies

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Vietnamnet - Trade Counsellor of the Viet Nam Embassy to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has warned Vietnamese fruit export firms not to have transactions with 13 import companies in the UAE....

Building-material market restructured as foreigners buy local companies

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Vietnamnet - The hot development of the real estate market benefits the building material industry, but Vietnamese companies are struggling to get a share of the market as cement and tile factories have been sold to foreign investors....

Sweets companies fall into foreign hands

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Vietnamnet - Vietnamese investors develop their businesses well in the beginning stages of growth, but have difficulty after expansion, analysts say....

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Yahoo News "The release of [Hamas’s "Document of General Principles and Policies"] should be understood as a balancing act, an effort to allow pragmatism within Hamas to be presented publicly without undermining the movement’s ideological base,"...

Vietnam’s food companies attract more foreign investors

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Vietnamnet - The attractiveness of the processed food industry in Vietnam, a market with 90 million consumers, can be seen in the high number of merger & acquisition (M&A) deals made in the last three years....

Vietnam Report announces top 500 companies with best growth and prosperity in Vietnam

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Nhan dan - NDO – The Vietnam Report Joint Stock Company (Vietnam Report) announced its 2017 list of top 500 best growth (FAST500) and best prosperity (BP500) companies in Vietnam at a ceremony held in Hanoi, on April 12....

Companies' registration reaches record high in first quarter of 2017

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Vietnamnet - New companies registered in the first quarter of 2017 dwarfed those of the same period in the past five years both in terms of number, total capital registered and average capital per company....

Dong Nai: Private companies’ registered capital hit record

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Nhan dan - NDO - From the beginning of this year, the registered capital of privately-owned enterprises in the southern province of Dong Nai approximated VND10.7 trillion (US$470 million), up 140% compared to the same period last year....

Companies complain high trade costs at Haiphong port

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Vietnamnet - Many import-export firms have complained about the high fees for using infrastructure from shipments at all ports in Haiphong City after a new resolution took effect....

Big Vietnamese companies shun Youtube ads

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Vietnamnet - Many big companies in Vietnam, including Vietnam Airlines and Vinamilk, have stopped advertising on Youtube after local authorities announced that their ads have been running on illegal videos....

Major companies back transgender teen in Supreme Court case: a new trend?

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Yahoo News More than 50 companies declared their support for a transgender high school student in a brief to the Supreme Court Thursday, arguing that the 17-year-old’s school should allow him to use the bathroom that corresponds to his gender...

VN financial leasing companies hard-pressed for foreign capital

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Vietnamnet - Up to two thirds of domestic financial leasing companies operate at a loss and are riddled with inefficiencies....

Local companies aim to become satellite businesses for foreign firms

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Vietnamnet - Vietnamese enterprises are working hard to become suppliers of parts and accessories for foreign electronics manufacturers....

U.N. defers report on companies with Israeli settlement ties

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Yahoo News By Stephanie Nebehay GENEVA (Reuters) - A U.N. report on establishing a database of companies with business ties to Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank has been delayed, the U.N. Human Rights Council said on Monday. Reuters...

US hits 13 people, dozen companies in new Iran sanctions

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Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is imposing sanctions on 13 people and a dozen companies in response to Iran's recent ballistic missile test....

Foreign capital to financial companies keeps rising

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Vietnamnet - Foreign investors have been acquiring major stakes in financial companies in Vietnam in recent years and the trend is expected to continue in 2017....

Two FPT-owned companies debut shares on Jan 13

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Vietnamnet - FPT Telecom JSC and FPT Securities JSC, two companies under the umbrella of information technology company FPT Corp, both debuted shares on the securities market on January 13....

Foreign beer companies boost investment in Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - With high growth potential, Vietnam has become a promising destination for leading global beer companies, according to Sai Gon Giai Phong newspaper....

European companies growing hot for Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - More European enterprises are becoming keen on the Vietnamese food and beverage industry in anticipation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA)....

Number of delisted companies drops in 2016

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Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s stock market has seen 16 companies delist a total of 621 million shares from the two national stock exchanges this year, a sharp decline from the 34 firms in 2015....

Factbox: Software companies preparing for 2017 IPOs

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Yahoo News - By Liana B. Baker and Lauren Hirsch SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - At least 15 enterprise software companies are preparing to go public in 2017. Here's a rundown of their plans and business models.   Anaplan: The San Francisco-based company...

Saigon travel companies say Google Maps abused by rivals to divert clients

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Contact numbers have been deliberately changed as an act of business sabotage, they claim....

Property developers hire foreign management companies to optimize profit

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Most high-end resorts in Vietnam are managed by leading asset management companies from the US, Europe or Asia....

US sanctions more Russian companies, people linked to Crimea

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government says it has extended the economic sanctions on Russia to include eight more entities and seven individuals linked to the annexation of Crimea....

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