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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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APEC economies seek to promote trade and innovation

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Vietnamnet - Representatives from APEC member economies gathered at a symposium in Hanoi on May 19 to share experience in promoting trade and innovation and explore activities that APEC can undertake to boost innovative growth in the region....

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 among ten economies with highest rate of female entrepreneurs

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam ranks 7th among 54 Asian-Pacific economies having the highest rate of female entrepreneurs, according to the Index of Women Entrepreneurs 2017 Report released by MasterCard....

Two economies within one country?

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Vietnamnet - In the last 30 years, since the Foreign Investment Law took effect in 1987, foreign direct investment (FDI) capital to Vietnam increased from $0.324 in the first year to $24.373 billion in 2016....

Vietnam among fastest-growing economies in Asia in 2017: economists

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Vietnamnet - Though skeptical about the 6.7 percent GDP growth rate target, economists still believe Vietnam will be among Asia's fastest growing economies....

Border cities worry that ending NAFTA would hurt economies

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LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Donald Trump's only visit to the U.S.-Mexico border while running for president was a stop in Laredo that lasted less than three hours. On some days, that's not long enough for 18-wheelers hauling foreign-made dishwashers and...

Four nations map course to carbon-free economies

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When it comes to purging fossil fuels from the global economy by mid-century -- our only hope of staving off catastrophic climate change -- it turns out that you can't get there from here without a good map. The "three amigos" of North America...

Investing in girls could unlock billions of dollars for national economies – U.N. agency

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By Zoe Tabary LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - If countries ended forced marriage, child labor, female genital mutilation and other practices undermining girls' health and rights, their economies could be billions of dollars richer for it, a...

Vietnam is backsliding, now among least competitive economies in Asia Pacific

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A lack of innovation pulls the country down in the Global Competitiveness Index rankings....

Free trade between Vietnam and Eurasian economies to open on October 5

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Vietnamese products will have better opportunities to penetrate the market of 175 million people....

Vietnam tops GDP growth outlook among six largest ASEAN economies: OECD

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Despite sluggish global growth, Vietnam's economy is expected to continue to grow at a moderate pace and leave behind other big ASEAN nations in 2016....

Vietnam among fastest-growing economies in Asia, driven by electronic exports: IMF

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The economy will benefit from more reforms in state-owned enterprises and banking sectors, it says  Vietnam among Asia's top 10 investment hotspots: reportVietnam's economy slowing down after a strong year: World Bank Vietnam rakes in over $30...

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