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Around 600 business conditions to be cut
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Around 600 business conditions to be cut

NDO – It is expected that about 464-612 business conditions, equivalent to an estimated 38.15% to 50.3% of the total business conditions, will be cut in the near future, according to the Minister of

GrabBike drivers slam on the brakes in Hanoi to strike against pay cut
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GrabBike drivers slam on the brakes in Hanoi to strike against pay cut

Some drivers are trying to stall the ride-hailing app by making false bookings.

Vietnam's fuel imports may drop as Dung Quat oil refinery tax cut finally felt
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Vietnam's fuel imports may drop as Dung Quat oil refinery tax cut finally felt

Lower tax will help boost 2017 Dung Quat output by 20 percent.

Cut off: The last telephone booths in Hanoi
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Cut off: The last telephone booths in Hanoi

En Vnexpress - Just five booths are left standing in the city, and all of them are disconnected.

Cut off: Tech firm signals death of Vietnamese-built smartphone
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Cut off: Tech firm signals death of Vietnamese-built smartphone

En nexpress - Its producer says an ambitious plan to create a second Vietnamese smartphone may be out of reach.

New Communist Party resolutions to cut down SOEs
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New Communist Party resolutions to cut down SOEs

Bao moi - The private sector will grow after the roles of the government and state-owned enterprises in the “socialist-oriented market economy” are clearly defined.

Video: Ted Cruz awkwardly cut off at faith conference
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Video: Ted Cruz awkwardly cut off at faith conference

Yahoo News Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, attends an Air Traffic Control Reform Initiative meeting in the East Room at the White House, Monday, June 5, 2017, in Washington. During his address to the Faith

High feed prices cut into animal husbandry’s profits
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High feed prices cut into animal husbandry’s profits

Vietnamnet - Input material prices have decreased, but the price of animal feed remains unchanged, and, as a result, breeders have incurred heavy losses as the live pork price has dropped

Social insurance contribution rate cut for employers
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Social insurance contribution rate cut for employers

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.

How cheap will cars be once tariffs are cut to zero percent?
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How cheap will cars be once tariffs are cut to zero percent?

Vietnamnet - The tariff cut to zero percent will pave the way for imports from ASEAN to flood Vietnam, but analysts do not think low-cost cars will be available by 2018.

New railway leader vows to improve services and cut fares
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New railway leader vows to improve services and cut fares

Vietnamnet - There will be major changes in railway services in Vietnam including early booking and big promotions according to the newly-appointed chairman of the Vietnam Railways Corporation, Vu

ADB urges Vietnam to cut budget deficit
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ADB urges Vietnam to cut budget deficit

Vietnamnet - Vietnam will have to reduce its budget deficit in an “ambitious” way to stabilize the economy, says the Asia Development Outlook report released in Hanoi on April 10 by the Asian

London to impose new charges to cut 'lethal' pollution
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London to impose new charges to cut 'lethal' pollution

Bao Moi - LONDON: Drivers of the most polluting cars will be charged to travel into the centre of London from 2019, Mayor Sadiq Khan said on Tuesday (Apr 4), describing his city's air as "lethal".

Logistics firms told to cut costs
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Logistics firms told to cut costs

Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Cutting transportation costs will be vital to enhancing the competitiveness of the logistics industry,

Meals on Wheels receives massive donations following proposed budget cut. Will it matter?
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Meals on Wheels receives massive donations following proposed budget cut. Will it matter?

Yahoo News Following Thursday’s White House budget proposal release, Meals on Wheels, a nonprofit organization that delivers food to elderly isolated or disabled citizens received more than $100,000

Report: Trump asks State Department for 50 percent cut to UN funding
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Report: Trump asks State Department for 50 percent cut to UN funding

Yahoo News The White House budget proposal is considering cutting funding of the United Nations and its programs in half as it looks to shrink spending by the State Department. President Trump’s

China set to cut into India, Vietnam rice exports in 2017 - USDA
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China set to cut into India, Vietnam rice exports in 2017 - USDA

Vietnamnet - Falling demand and overseas competition are expected to bite into Vietnam's rice exports.

Malaysian PM Najib says no plans to cut diplomatic ties with N.Korea
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Malaysian PM Najib says no plans to cut diplomatic ties with N.Korea

Bao Moi - KUALA LUMPUR, March 8 - Malaysia has no plans to cut diplomatic ties with North Korea after a rise in tensions that led to reciprocal travel bans after the half-brother of the North's

China to cut 500,000 steel and coal jobs this year
Health

China to cut 500,000 steel and coal jobs this year

Bao moi - China said Wednesday it will cut 500,000 jobs in the steel and coal industries this year as it continues to trim excess capacity in the smokestack sectors amid a slowing economy.

Tariffs are cut, import prices fall, but cars are still pricey
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Tariffs are cut, import prices fall, but cars are still pricey

Vietnamnet - Despite tariff cuts and low import prices, Vietnamese still have to pay high prices to buy cars because of high taxes and fees.

Vietnam vows to cut down the time for customs clearance
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Vietnam vows to cut down the time for customs clearance

Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Ngo Minh Hai, deputy director of the Inspectorate and Supervision Department under the General Department of Viet Nam Customs,

Tariff cut leads to lower prices of imported CBU autos
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Tariff cut leads to lower prices of imported CBU autos

Vietnamnet - Several auto firms have adjusted down prices of completely-built-up (CBU) autos imported from regional markets following an import tax reduction this year in line with a roadmap of the

Syrian dissident says war 'over' as states cut aid to rebels
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Syrian dissident says war 'over' as states cut aid to rebels

Yahoo News By Ellen Francis BEIRUT (Reuters) - A prominent Syrian dissident said on Friday he believed the country's war was effectively over, as foreign governments have cut support to rebels

Puerto Rico nationalist unexpectedly returns after term cut
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Puerto Rico nationalist unexpectedly returns after term cut

Yahoo News SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A Puerto Rican nationalist who is the last of his group still serving time for his role in a violent struggle for independence for the U.S. territory

Suspected coalition raids cut water to IS Syria bastion
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Suspected coalition raids cut water to IS Syria bastion

Yahoo News Water to the Islamic State group's Syrian bastion of Raqa has been cut after suspected coalition raids on the city's main pipeline, a monitor and activists told AFP on Friday. "After