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Vietnam shipping execs sentenced to death for embezzlement

person Orange Themes access_time Feb 23,2017

Bao moi - HANOI: Vietnam on Wednesday (Feb 22) sentenced two executives from its scandal-hit shipping industry to death for embezzlement, official media reported, the latest punishment meted out for the spectacular collapse of a state-run firm that

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Timbers loan Lucas Melano to Belgrano in Argentina

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 09,2017

Yahoo News PORTAND, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Timbers have loaned midfielder Lucas Melano to Atletico Belgrano of Argentina.

Image : To Mosul and back: Sunni Arabs seek place in a shifting Iraq

To Mosul and back: Sunni Arabs seek place in a shifting Iraq

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 18,2016

By John Davison NEAR BASHIQA, Iraq (Reuters) - When Kurdish forces began rounding up his relatives and friends, 23-year-old Iraqi Omar Abdallah fled with his pregnant wife and four brothers to Mosul. At the time, life under Islamic State seemed

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For denizens of D.C., life and work in unusual times

access_timeJun 09,2017 chat_bubble_outline51

Yahoo News From Senators to low-level staffers workaday Washington is dealing with the drama and disruption of Donald J. Trump's singular presidency. A Trump tweet or sudden statement can blow up months of legislative or lobbyist planning, on any...

Work starts for big tourism complex in Cat Ba Islands

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Vietnamnet - Work started on May 14 on the first phase of a big ecological tourism complex on Cat Ba Islands in the northern port city of Hai Phong, which is projected to be Vietnam’s first carbon-free tourism area....

Work starts on coastal road connecting Hai Phong and Thai Binh

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Nhan dan - NDO – A groundbreaking ceremony was held in Hai Phong on May 13 for the construction of a VND3.46 trillion (US$152.24 million) coastal road connecting the northern port city and Thai Binh province....

Work starts on first electronic component factory in Phu Yen

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – The CCIPY Vietnam Co., Ltd, a member of US-based Coilcraft Group, started construction work on a factory manufacturing electronic components at An Phu Industrial Park in Tuy Hoa city, central coastal Phu Yen province on May 13....

Work begins on fruit and vegetable processing plant in Tay Ninh

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Nhan dan - NDO - Lavifood Joint Stock Company started the construction of a fruit and vegetable processing plant in Go Dau district, Tay Ninh province, on May 2....

Work begins on $80 million wind project in Dong Nai

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Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s TSV Investment JSC and Singapore’s wind energy developer The Blue Circle kicked off construction of Dam Nai wind project in Ninh Thuan Province on Friday....

Work starts on Vietnam’s largest textile industrial park

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Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Construction on the Rang Dong textile industrial park – the largest of its kind in Vietnam began in Nghia Hung district in the northern province of Nam Dinh on April 18....

Work starts on spare parts factory in Binh Duong

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Nhan dan - NDO – A ground-breaking ceremony, for a factory producing bicycles and automobile and motorcycle spare parts, was held at Dai Dang industrial park in Binh Duong province on April 10....

Vietnam's aging population expected to work longer in future

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Vietnamnet - The World Bank has estimated that by 2030, nearly one-fifth of Vietnamese will enter old age and around 40 percent of the population aged 70-74 will still have to work, mostly in the unofficial labor market....

Work starts on non-state funded bridge across Tam Bac River

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Nhan dan - NDO – The Son Truong Co., Ltd kick-started the construction of a nearly VND80 billion (US$3.52 million) bridge across Tam Bac River in the northern port city of Hai Phong on April 4....

Will GOP leaders work with Democrats? These Republicans hope so

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Yahoo News Three days after the Republican health-care bill collapsed, Rep. Charlie Dent (R) of Pennsylvania called a press conference to tell reporters he was going to try a different way to fix the Affordable Care Act. Standing just off the House...

Exchange rate: hard work for VN central bank this year

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Vietnamnet - Due to developments in both domestic and international economic sectors during the first quarter of 2017, the exchange rate is considered the most unpredictable factor influencing the monetary market in 2017....

Vietnam’s 100 Best Places to Work revealed

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Vietnamnet - Unilever, Vinamilk, Nestle, Microsoft and IBM topped the list of Viet Nam’s 100 Best Places to Work last year in a survey released on Wednesday by executive search company Anphabe and market research firm Nielsen....

SOE equitisation: Gov’t must work on legal framework

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Vietnamnet - The equitisation of State-owned enterprises has been an attractive target for foreign investors, however, there are still challenges that discourage them from participating in those deals....

Work to do

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Vietnamnet - Low labor costs won’t serve Vietnam’s development indefinitely....

Work starts on green growth technology transfer centre in Ninh Thuan

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Vietnamnet - Construction started on a centre for research and transfer of green growth technology in Bac Ai district, the south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan, on March 17....

EU rules on headscarves at work: pragmatic call, or an open door for the right?

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Yahoo News Despite a recent surge in far-right populism and anti-migrant sentiment as European countries navigate the integration of millions of Muslim refugees, experts say the ruling doesn't necessarily reflect the rise of far-right ideology, as...

Work halted on massive Chinese solar panel plant

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Vietnamnet - Its Chinese investor has halted construction of a solar panel factory in northern Vietnam after the government announced it had begun without the proper approvals....

Readers write: Russian history, politics and science, work of art

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Yahoo News Bravo to Fred Weir for detailing how the United States covertly influenced the reelection of Boris Yeltsin in 1996 in his Jan. 30 OneWeek article, “Why Russians have soured on US.” The irony is sharp in light of today’s hot issue of...

China offers a plan to deal with North Korea: Will it work?

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Yahoo News After nearly a decade away from the negotiating table, China has a proposal to lure North and South Korea and the United States back. Most analysts consider China’s proposal, on its face, to be a nonstarter. Recommended: Kim 101: How...

After Trump issues executive order backing HBCUs, work remains for their supporters

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Yahoo News After meeting with leaders from dozens of America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), President Trump signed an executive order on Tuesday aimed at strengthening these institutions....

Forced to work? 60,000 undocumented immigrants may sue detention center

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Yahoo News A class action suit alleging that as many as tens of thousands of undocumented immigrants were coerced to perform free labor in a privately operated Colorado detention center has been given the green light to move forward in a federal...

VN-Australia reciprocal work, holiday visa agreement launched

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Bao Moi - VGP – Viet Nam and Australia launched a reciprocal work and holiday visa agreement on March 1, 2017....

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