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Housing projects along Saigon metro lines mushrooming
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Housing projects along Saigon metro lines mushrooming

Vietnamnet - Over 37% of apartment units put up for sale on the HCMC market are situated along Metro Line No.1 which connects Ben Thanh Market in District 1 and Suoi Tien Park in District 9,

Foreign shipping lines must now publicise fees
Business

Foreign shipping lines must now publicise fees

Vietnamnet - Foreign shipping lines will have to publicise charges, surcharges of freight services for containerised goods, and port service charges from July 1, 2017.

China orders provinces to draw up 'red lines' to curb development
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China orders provinces to draw up 'red lines' to curb development

Yahoo News China has ordered all its provinces and regions to establish "ecological red lines" that will put large parts of the country off-limits to development, state media has said, part of its

Australia's biggest solar project lines up customer, backer
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Australia's biggest solar project lines up customer, backer

Yahoo News Australia's biggest solar project is on track to start construction by April after lining up major power retailer EnergyAustralia as a customer and an infrastructure fund as a partner, its

Obama lines up a meeting with lawmakers, a speech in Chicago
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Obama lines up a meeting with lawmakers, a speech in Chicago

Yahoo News HONOLULU (AP) — Eager to stop Republicans from destroying his signature health care law, President Barack Obama and Democratic lawmakers will meet next week to try to forge a common

Ukraine adopts austerity budget along IMF lines
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Ukraine adopts austerity budget along IMF lines

Ukraine's parliament on Wednesday approved an austerity federal budget for 2017 that doubles minimum wages but keeps the deficit in line with the target set by the International Monetary Fund. The

These throwaway lines could be the next great Star Wars Story film
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These throwaway lines could be the next great Star Wars Story film

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is almost here, and there’s a lot of pressure riding on the film, as the first Star Wars universe spinoff movie that could either launch or kill the fledging “Star War

Angela Merkel draws up battle lines ahead of 2017 election bid
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Angela Merkel draws up battle lines ahead of 2017 election bid

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will outline her battle strategy Tuesday to counter a wave of populism that has consumed key allies abroad, as she launches into campaign mode for next year's

Japan wants to invest in metro lines in HCM City
Business

Japan wants to invest in metro lines in HCM City

Japanese businesses are keen to share experience, transfer technology and invest in the construction of metro line 3A and a trade centre at the central station of metro line No1 in Ho Chi Minh City.

Japan wants to invest in HCMC metro lines
Business

Japan wants to invest in HCMC metro lines

NDO/VNA—Japanese businesses are keen to share their experience, transfer technology and invest in the construction of Metro Line 3A and a trade centre at the central station of metro line No. 1 in Ho

India's currency swap sets off endless lines of frustration
World

India's currency swap sets off endless lines of frustration

NEW DELHI (AP) — The first people showed up at the bank long before dawn, forming a line in the cold and the smog and silently waiting for the chance to withdraw their own money. They left more than

Phoenix election official dumped for long voter lines
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Phoenix election official dumped for long voter lines

PHOENIX (AP) — The county official who took the blame for hours-long lines that plagued this year's presidential primary in Arizona was dumped from office amid widespread frustration among voters

Return of long lines marks some early voting in Phoenix
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Return of long lines marks some early voting in Phoenix

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Some Phoenix-area voters hoping to avoid long lines on Election Day by casting early ballots have ended up waiting anyway.

More long lines in Phoenix as people vote early
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More long lines in Phoenix as people vote early

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Voters are experiencing waits of more than two hours to cast early ballots in the Phoenix area.

Behind front lines, Iraq's devout food delivery army
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Behind front lines, Iraq's devout food delivery army

Abu Ahmed drove all night and half-way across Iraq to bring the meat stew and rice in the back of his pickup truck to fighters on the Mosul front lines. Seven hours after leaving the Shiite holy city

Poll: Clinton's edge with young people crosses racial lines
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Poll: Clinton's edge with young people crosses racial lines

WASHINGTON (AP) — Young Americans across races and ethnicities are now more likely to support Hillary Clinton than Donald Trump for president, and to say the former secretary of state will help

U.S. casualty in Iraq shows risks of shifting front lines
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U.S. casualty in Iraq shows risks of shifting front lines

By Phil Stewart ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) - New details from a U.S. military investigation into Navy Chief Petty Officer Jason Finan's death in Iraq are illustrating the twin risks of a bomb-ridden

About 5,000 tariff lines go down to zero under Vietnam-EAEU FTA
Business

About 5,000 tariff lines go down to zero under Vietnam-EAEU FTA

About 5,000 tariff lines will be cut to zero after the free trade agreement between Vietnam and the Eurasian Economic Union took effect on October 5, 2016, in accordance with a government decision

Biggest Arizona county to revamp polling to avoid long lines
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Biggest Arizona county to revamp polling to avoid long lines

PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona's most populous county has agreed to implement a plan to avoid polling place wait times to settle a lawsuit a civil rights group filed after thousands of people waited for

U.S. forces behind front lines in Iraq's battle to retake Mosul
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U.S. forces behind front lines in Iraq's battle to retake Mosul

The Pentagon on Monday played down any new role for U.S. forces in Iraq's battle to retake the city of Mosul from Islamic State, saying American personnel were behind the forward line of troops and

Ministry to propose 67 conditional business lines be permitted
Business

Ministry to propose 67 conditional business lines be permitted

At least 67 conditional business sectors in the Law on Investment may be removed in an attempt to create a more favorable business and investment environment.

Delta Air Lines to return to Cuba in December
Travel

Delta Air Lines to return to Cuba in December

Delta Air Lines will begin daily service to Havana, Cuba, from Atlanta, Miami and New York–JFK on December 1st following an announcement by the US department of transportation. Delta thanked the DOT

Pharmacy firms invest in functional food production lines
Business

Pharmacy firms invest in functional food production lines

Nearly all pharmaceutical manufacturers have been or are planning to produce functional food because of the lucrative market.

Delta Air Lines further expands Scotland flights with Glasgow departure
Travel

Delta Air Lines further expands Scotland flights with Glasgow departure

Two weeks after Delta Air Lines started service between Edinburgh and New York— JFK, the US airline has announced it will double its Scottish network in summer 2017 when it begins flying between

Clinton, Trump draw battle lines for ill-tempered campaign fight
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Clinton, Trump draw battle lines for ill-tempered campaign fight


U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump kicked off a fierce general election battle, with Democrats accusing Trump of erratic behavior and the Republican threatening to