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Image : Democrat analyst out at CNN over debate question leaks to Clinton

Democrat analyst out at CNN over debate question leaks to Clinton

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 01,2016

CNN said Monday it had parted ways with Democratic strategist Donna Brazile after hacked emails released by WikiLeaks showed that she shared questions with Hillary Clinton's campaign ahead of events sponsored by the network. Brazile, who has long

Image : Ho Chi Minh City aims to welcome 7 million foreign visitors in 2017

Ho Chi Minh City aims to welcome 7 million foreign visitors in 2017

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 14,2017

Bao Moi - Ho Chi Minh City set a target of welcoming seven million international visitors in 2017, announced the Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee, Nguyen Thanh Phong, at a conference between the City’s leaders and travel businesses on

Image : Cashless economy target too high: experts

Cashless economy target too high: experts

person Orange Themes access_time Mar 06,2017

Vietnamnet - The Prime Minister recently ratified a project to stimulate non-cash transactions in 2016-20 with a view to reducing the cash transactions rate to under 10%.

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British government drops plans to curb power of House of Lords

London (AFP) - The British government said Thursday it has dropped plans to curb the power of the unelected House of Lords, which it had been considering following an embarrassing policy defeat.In October last year, the upper chamber of parliament defeated the government's plans to cut welfare benefits, a crucial part of its austerity drive.Accusing peers of causing a "constitutional crisis" by exceeding their powers under Britain's unwritten constitution, the government asked Conservative lord… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Uzbekistan exempts visa for VN

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UK Supreme Court asked to rule on abortion funding for Northern Ireland residents

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Catalan separatists launch new independence campaign

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