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Right mix for consumer loans to flourish: experts

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Vietnamnet - Consumer lending has the potential for explosive growth in Vietnam, but this can only happen with significant improvements in consumer satisfaction with credit institutions and loan conditions, experts say.

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Dreamworld deaths: Children watch mum and three adults die in ride accident

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April Fools Day Jokes, Fools Happy April Fools' Day 2017: Siri, iFixit Micro Tech Toolkit, AirRings, Ms ... Today is April 1, 2017, otherwise known as April Fools' Day, and as you are likely aware that means over the next few hours you should be

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He’s led a transformation among Roma villagers: crime down, productivity up

access_timeMay 18,2017 chat_bubble_outline11

Yahoo News László Bogdán doesn’t enjoy his fame much. Journalists, politicians, and even foreign diplomats have been flocking to see Mr. Bogdán in Cserdi, a village in southern Hungary where he’s the mayor. The “Cserdi miracle,” as it’s been...

Growth slows down, manufacturers try to find niche markets

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Vietnamnet - As the motorbike market is going flat, manufacturers have to reform technologies and penetrate niche markets to boost sales....

Banks’ listing enthusiasm simmers down

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Vietnamnet - Banks are hesitant to go public over the persistent challenging business environment....

Caution pulls down blue chips

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Vietnamnet - Shares dropped further in the two local exchanges on April 24 as investors remained cautious about market conditions, pulling blue chips down....

High transport costs weigh down businesses

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Vietnamnet - The total expenses for logistics services in Vietnam are estimated at 21 percent of GDP, much higher than 9-14 percent in developed countries....

Liverpool cathedral to host 'scaled-down' Hillsborough service

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Liverpool cathedral to host 'scaled-down' Hillsborough service A memorial service to mark 28 years since the Hillsborough disaster will take place at Liverpool's Anglican Cathedral later. The service has traditionally been held at Anfield but...

Vietnam’s growth slows down to 5.1% in Q1

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam posted a gross domestic growth (GDP) rate of 5.1% in the first quarter of 2017, signalling a slowdown compared to the first-quarter rates of 6.12% in 2015 and 5.48% in 2016....

Former Russian lawmaker and Moscow critic gunned down in Ukraine

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Yahoo News A former member of the Russian Duma who had moved to Ukraine was shot and killed in Kiev on Thursday, sparking allegations that the murder was politically motivated. Denis Voronenkov was shot dead outside the upscale Premier Palace hotel...

Israel wants Arab neighbors to turn down volume on call to prayer

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Yahoo News A draft bill that would force mosques to lower the volume of their call to prayer passed in Israel’s parliament on Wednesday, rousing indignation from Arab lawmakers who see it as an affront to Muslim Israelis. Recommended: How much do...

Sale of cars down despite price drop

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Vietnamnet - Members of the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) sold more than 17,600 cars in February, down 13 per cent from the previous month....

Appeals court rules that Confederate monuments can come down in New Orleans

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Yahoo News A federal appeals court has ruled that the city of New Orleans can take down three Confederate monuments that have stood in the city for more than a century. In December 2015, the city council voted to remove four monuments, including...

US regulator set to tamp down on privacy rules

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Yahoo News The Trump administration appears set to begin scaling back Federal Communications Commission regulations approved last year to further protect Americans' digital privacy and security. ...

Tax code bogs down exports: VN cement firms

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Vietnamnet - Local cement producers worry that their exported products could struggle to compete with foreign firms in term of price, a concern voiced at an online forum held in Ha Noi yesterday....

New Homeland Security guidelines aggressively crack down on illegal immigration

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Yahoo News Under the new guidelines, outlined in a pair of memos, the agency plans to hire thousands of additional enforcement agents, expand the pool of immigrants who are prioritized for removal, enlist local law enforcement to help make arrests,...

Harward turns down national security adviser job. Who else is there?

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Yahoo News Mr. Trump said in a post on Twitter on Friday he was weighing four potential candidates for national security advisor. "General Keith Kellogg, who I have known for a long time, is very much in play for NSA – as are three others," he...

Take a breath: Stocks slow down after a record-setting run

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Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks around the world pulled back Thursday following a record-setting run that marked the longest winning streak in over 3 years for the S&P 500 index. U.S. stock indexes receded from their latest all-time highs reached...

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Vietnam vows to cut down the time for customs clearance

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Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Ngo Minh Hai, deputy director of the Inspectorate and Supervision Department under the General Department of Viet Nam Customs,...

German, eurozone economic growth revised down slightly

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Yahoo News BERLIN (AP) — Germany's economy expanded at a slightly weaker pace than previously expected at the end of last year, causing a downward revision to the overall eurozone's growth rate as well....

Brazil court says Rio governor should step down over campaign financing

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Yahoo News An electoral court in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday ordered Rio de Janeiro state governor Luiz Fernando Pezão and his deputy to stand down, accusing them of offering state contracts to attract financing for a 2014 reelection campaign. The...

Leader of New Zealand's central bank to step down this year

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Yahoo News WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The leader of New Zealand's central bank says he'll step down in September when his five-year term expires....

Cuper sorry for letting Egyptians down in Cup final

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Yahoo News Egypt coach Hector Cuper was apologetic towards the supporters of his side after the Pharaohs threw away the lead to lose 2-1 to Cameroon in Sunday's Africa Cup of Nations final. Egypt had taken a first-half lead in Libreville through...

Romanian govt may consider backing down on misconduct law

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Yahoo News BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — As thousands of Romanians took to the streets in protest Saturday for the fifth consecutive day, the leaders of Romania's coalition government suggested it could back down on its emergency decree to decriminalize...

NATO chief tells Kosovo and Serbia to 'calm down'

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Yahoo News NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg told Kosovo and Serbia to "calm down" on Friday, following a string of disputes that have sent bilateral tensions rising to their highest level in years. On a visit to Kosovo, the ANATO secretary general urged...

Nissan recalls Altima; door might open if window rolled down

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Yahoo News DETROIT (AP) — You might not want to open a rear window if you're driving a Nissan Altima....

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