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Image : Asian-American voters, once Republican, are turning Democrat

Asian-American voters, once Republican, are turning Democrat

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 31,2016

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — At a shopping plaza in the Washington suburbs, the flag of the long-defunct South Vietnam flies beside the Stars and Stripes. Former refugees who congregate there hold fast to their roots, but their political allegiances are

Image : Islamic State group claims Ohio State University rampage

Islamic State group claims Ohio State University rampage

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 29,2016

Islamic State group claims Ohio State University rampage The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for a car and knife rampage at a US college on Monday that left 11 people injured. The attack at Ohio State University was carried out by

Image : Gorgeous landscapes reveal idyllic tranquillity in Central Highlands

Gorgeous landscapes reveal idyllic tranquillity in Central Highlands

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 03,2016

Here are some great images taken by amateur photographer Manh Hung of the quiet foggy rivers, peaceful rice fields, and other landscapes of the Central Highlands region.

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Vietnamese steel faces anti-dumping investigation in Australia

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En nexpress - An Australian firm has accused Vietnamese manufacturers of manipulating market prices....

The dementia timebomb: Aging Japan faces healthcare crisis

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Alzheimer's Disease, a syndrome in which cognitive ability, emotional control, and social behavior deteriorate, accounts for the majority of cases....

Vietnam faces dire shortage of logistics personnel

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Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam needs some 200,000 logistics personnel from now until 2025 but its current logistics training capacity is unable to meet that demand,...

Nha Trang faces severe scarcity of hotel rooms

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EN VietNamNet - Travel agencies are finding it difficult to secure enough hotel rooms in Nha Trang City, Khanh Hoa Province for domestic tourists in the upcoming summer holiday due to an upsurge of international arrivals....

Vietnam’s life insurance market faces challenges

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Vietnamnet - Growth in Vietnam’s life insurance market looks impressive at first glance but is coming off a low base while a host of issues linger for insurers....

Buyers of Phuoc Son, Bong Mieu gold are familiar faces

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Vietnamnet - Concerns have been raised about the acquisition of Phuoc Son and Bong Mieu gold mining companies, especially as the two investors taking over the bankrupt businesses are familiar names....

Vietnam auto industry faces nearing tax abolishment challenge

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s auto industry, which has ploddingly developed for the last many years, will face tariff abolishment on products imported from ASEAN nations from January 1 next year....

Health ministry car driver faces harsh punishment for breaking rules on Hanoi expressway

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Baomoi - Authorities in Hanoi will punish the drivers of five automobiles, one of which belongs to the health ministry, that were caught speeding in the wrong direction on a local expressway earlier this week....

UN peacekeeping faces US scrutiny. Is it a bargain?

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Yahoo News All three were embroiled in civil conflicts with deep political turmoil and horrendous violence that left no one safe. Then the United Nations sent in peacekeepers with orders to protect civilians from warring factions – a new mandate...

Trump’s bid to federalize cops faces roadblock: cops

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Yahoo News Sheriff Scott Berry is the highest elected law-enforcement official in Georgia’s Oconee County, where President Trump received 67 percent of the votes. Just last week, he says, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents came to pick up...

Vietnam faces return of trade deficit

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam has recorded a trade deficit of nearly $2 billion so far this year following the trade surplus of $2.7 billion in 2016....

Vietnam faces steady fall in coffee productivity

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Vietnamnet - Coffee productivity in the Central Highlands, the country’s key coffee growing area, has steadily declined over time, driven by climate change and plant diseases....

Vietnam’s pepper faces difficulties because of India’s ban

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Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) are working with Indian counterparts on the removal of the country’s ban on imports of six agro-products from Vietnam....

Why Trump immigration reform faces uphill battle? The GOP

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Yahoo News President Trump wants fewer unauthorized immigrants. What is more ambiguous, yet more consequential, is his stance on legal immigration. Does he want fewer authorized foreigners coming in – as some of his supporters are calling for – or...

HSBC faces customer backlash for high fees and poor services

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Vietnamnet - Beside overpriced service fees, HSBC has received several complaints about the staff’s unfriendly attitude from its customers....

Central Highlands’ high-tech agriculture development faces challenges

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Vietnamnet - Weak supply chains and the impacts of climate change are hindering efforts by the Central Highlands to grow into a thriving agricultural hub....

Trump faces mounting calls to produce evidence of wiretapping claim

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Yahoo News A week after President Trump unleashed illegal wiretapping allegations against former President Barack Obama, he has yet to provide evidence for his claims or withdraw them, leaving puzzled legislators and intelligence officials to piece...

Trump's streamlined travel ban still faces headwinds

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Yahoo News It might be called the kinder, gentler travel ban – but don’t expect the revised version of President Trump’s executive order aimed at keeping Islamist terrorists out of the country to quell opposition and end legal challenges. The new...

IRS income tax audits plummet as agency faces budget cuts

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Yahoo News Americans filing income tax returns this year can worry less about being audited, after the Internal Revenue Service said budget cuts and a reduced staff are to blame for it auditing the fewest number of people in 13 years in 2016. “I...

Hotel business in Da Nang faces huge losses

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Vietnamnet - Many investors in the central city of Da Nang are seeking to sell their small and medium hotels to cut losses as the city has ample accommodation....

HCM City faces land shortage for low-cost housing

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Vietnamnet - The city has land to develop suitable low-cost houses for only 1 percent of those in need, its real estate association said....

Angolan vice president faces corruption charges in Portugal

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Yahoo News LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portuguese prosecutors are bringing charges of corruption, money-laundering and forgery against Angolan Vice President Manuel Vicente as part of an investigation in Lisbon, Portugal's attorney general's office said...

North-south highway project faces capital shortages

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Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Transport has changed plans for the north-south highway project due to capital shortages. Only around 600km of the total route will be built first....

Vietnam’s pepper faces stern quality challenge

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Vietnamnet - Vietnamese pepper will face stricter scrutiny this year on excessive use of agricultural pesticides, especially in the EU and US markets, experts say....

Trump faces deadline in court battle over travel ban

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Yahoo News President Donald Trump lashed out Monday at signs of rising public opposition to his controversial travel ban as tech giants threw their weight behind a push in US courts to roll it back. With the ban suspended since Friday, the legal...

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