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Image : In dawn assault, Iraqi special forces near Mosul from east

In dawn assault, Iraqi special forces near Mosul from east

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 31,2016

BAZWAYA, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi special forces are advancing on the Islamic State-held city of Mosul from the east under heavy fire, inching closer to the city's limits.

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Public, Govt debts near allowable ceilings

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 11,2017

Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Last year saw public and Government debts in 2016 approaching the permissible ceilings set by the Nation Assembly (NA),

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Premier League: Why Timothy Fosu-Mensah would excel under José Mourinho

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 20,2016

Daniel Lee believes José Mourinho will use the Dutch star the way he used Costinha, Thiago Motta, …

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Insurance market abuzz with M&A

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Vietnamnet - As the trend among foreign insurance companies to acquire 100 per cent ownership over insurance companies progresses at a stable pace, the Vietnamese insurance market expects to witness several major brand name changes....

Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance acquires stake in Petrolimex insurance arm

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Vietnamnet - The Republic of Korea-based Samsung Fire & Marine Insurancesigned agreements to become a strategic investor of Petrolimex Joint Stock Insurance Company and to acquire 20 percent stake in the Vietnamese insurer Friday....

Social insurance contribution rate cut for employers

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Vietnamnet - The rate of compulsory social insurance contribution by the employer to the fund for occupational accidents and diseases will be reduced by half a percentage point from June 1, 2017....

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....

Draft dictates foreigners pay into social insurance

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Vietnamnet - All foreign employees in Vietnam with work permits, practice certificates, or practice licences issued by local authorised agencies will be subject to compulsory social insurance payments if a new draft decree is approved....

PJICO to sell shares to Korean non-insurance firm

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Vietnamnet - Petrolimex Insurance Joint Stock Company (PJICO), with code PGI, will sell 20 per cent of its charter capital to Samsung Fire&Marine Insurance....

Medical fees to rise for people without insurance

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Baomoi - From June, 1,900 medical services will have new price ceilings, which means the rate for many services will rise two- or three-fold, as per a recent health ministry circular....

5,000 health insurance cards issued with incorrect information

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Baomoi - Local health insurance authorities of the central province of Nghệ An have issued some 5,000 health insurance cards with wrong personal information, the provincial authority has said....

Life-insurance market to be remapped in 2017

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Vietnamnet - Last year was a prosperous one for life insurance companies, with impressive growth of 37 percent, a record 10-year rate....

20% insurance growth target set for Vietnam

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Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s insurance sector is predicted to grow 20 per cent this year thanks to a change in Government policies, experts said....

Vietnam's insurance market posts robust growth in 2016

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Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s insurance market registered robust growth last year with the life insurance segment gaining the strongest growth in 10 years, insurers and management agencies said....

Insurance market poised for robust growth next year

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The insurance market in Viet Nam is poised for robust growth in 2017, bolstered by the anticipated improved economic outlook, along with the Government’s policies of promoting the services market....

Vietnam may provide health insurance for people with HIV

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The move comes at a time when international donors are cutting back funding for HIV/AIDS treatment services in the country....

Insurance company revenues soar

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Total premium revenues in Vietnam’s insurance market reached VND85.5 trillion ($3.83 billion) in 2016, a 22 per cent increase compared to 2015, according to the Insurance Supervisory Authority (ISA) under the Ministry of Finance....

Bắc Giang businesses owe VND100b in social insurance

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Social and health insurance for labourers worth VNĐ100 billion (US$ 4.4 million) hasn’t been paid by 600 businesses operating in northern Bắc Giang Province – accounting for 30 per cent of all businesses participating in the social and health...

Hanoi offers free cancer screening for residents with health insurance

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It is estimated that about a fifth of the city’s population will benefit from the program....

Health insurance discussed in Da Nang

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Da Nang (VNA) – Public health insurance was discussed at a recent conference held by the Party Central Committee's Economic Commission and the Vietnam Social Insurance Agency (VSIA) in the central city of Da Nang. The function heard that there were...

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