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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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Italy welcomes 41 Syrian refugees, seeks bridges not walls

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Italy welcomes 41 Syrian refugees, seeks bridges not walls

ROME (AP) — Italian government and church officials have welcomed 41 Syrian refugees at Rome's airport, saying they wanted to show solidarity at a time when the U.S. is sending refugees away and building walls to keep them out.

The Syrian children were given balloons as they arrived, and a colorful sign reading "Welcome to Italy" greeted the latest group of refugees to be resettled in the country via an agreement between the government and a Catholic-Protestant collaboration.

Italy's deputy foreign minister, Mario Giro, greeted the Syrians and insisted on the obligation to welcome those fleeing war. He said walls, as proposed by the Trump administration, have been shown not to work. What works, he said, is the organized acceptance and distribution of refugees, coupled with economic accords with countries of origin.

Opening of H&M, Zara stores puts pressure on local fashion retailers

Vietnamese fashionistas are excited about the news that H&M may open its first shop in Hanoi soon. They will no longer have to buy H&M and other foreign high-street brands from online shops or from those who carry goods across border gates. The opening of the first shops in Vietnam in 2017 has been confirmed by H&M. However, the brand still has not given further information about the plan, including the debut, the number of shops, venues and scale. Just some days ago, a notice about job… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Montenegro MPs to vote on joining NATO in snub to Russia

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Pakistani groups note drop in violence, credit the military

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Two Pakistani research groups have noted a significant drop in militant violence in the country last year but say that for the trend to continue, authorities need to fight sectarian and anti-Indian extremists based in the most populous Punjab province.The two Islamabad-based groups credited the military for the drop, specifically military operations in the lawless tribal regions bordering Afghanistan, in the chaotic port city of Karachi and the sparsely populated Baluchistan… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

GOP senator: It will take 2 years to replace Obamacare

Despite Donald Trump’s promise to move forward with the “full repeal of Obamacare,” on his first day in the Oval Office, Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., predicted Thursday that it would take about two years to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.“If you build a better airplane, you want to make sure you have a better runway that can handle that plane,” Cassidy told Yahoo News and Finance Anchor Bianna Golodryga.He insisted that a sufficient transition period would be needed between repealing… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

The Latest: Trump set to lay out his first 100 days agenda

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the presidential campaign (all times EDT):9 a.m.Look for Donald Trump to lay out his to-do list for the first 100 days of a Trump administration.The Republican presidential nominee is set to give what's being billed as a major speech on Saturday morning in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.Trump is trying to shift attention back to his priorities after weeks of campaign controversy.Aides say the address is a first glimpse at the closing argument he'll being making in the… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

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