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PVEP exceeds nine-month oil exploitation goal
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PVEP exceeds nine-month oil exploitation goal

NDO - The PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) extracted 3.75 million tonnes of oil equivalent, in the first nine months of 2017, representing 112% of the nine-month target and 85%

Vietnam Airlines nets revenue of over VND2.3 trillion in first nine months
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Vietnam Airlines nets revenue of over VND2.3 trillion in first nine months

NDO – National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) generated revenue of over VND2.3 trillion (US$101.2 million) in the first nine months this year, according to its latest business operation

PVN’s nine-month oil production exceeds assigned plan
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PVN’s nine-month oil production exceeds assigned plan

NDO – The domestic crude oil output of the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN), in the first nine months of 2017, has exceeded the Government-assigned plan by 297,000 tonnes, significantly

Retail and consumer services up 10.5% in first nine months
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Retail and consumer services up 10.5% in first nine months

NDO – The value of retail sales and consumer services was estimated at VND2,917 trillion (US$128 billion) in the first nine months of 2017, up 10.5% over the same period last year, according to the

Industrial production index up 7.9 percent in nine months
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Industrial production index up 7.9 percent in nine months

NDO/VNA –The national industrial production index (IPI) expanded by 7.9 percent in the January-September period, the General Statistics Office (GSO) has reported.

Macro economy remains stable in first nine months
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Macro economy remains stable in first nine months

NDO - Politburo member and Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue chaired a meeting of the National Financial and Monetary Policy Advisory Council, in Hanoi, on September 28.

Agro-forestry-fishery exports reach nearly US$27 billion in nine months
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Agro-forestry-fishery exports reach nearly US$27 billion in nine months

NDO – The export turnover of agricultural, forestry and fishery products in September this year is estimated at US$3.04 billion, bringing the total export value in the first nine months of 2017 to

Aquatic exports hit US$ 5.91 billion in nine months
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Aquatic exports hit US$ 5.91 billion in nine months

NDO/ VNA – Aquatic exports in September 2017 are estimated to reach 696 million USD, pushing the total exports of the products, in the first nine months of this year, to US$ 5.91 billion, up 18.1%

Over 9.4 million foreign tourists come to Vietnam in nine months
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Over 9.4 million foreign tourists come to Vietnam in nine months

Vietnam welcomed more than 9.4 million international tourists in the first nine months of 2017, a year-on-year rise of 28.4 percent.

EP, Vietnam strives for EVFTA ratification in next nine months
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EP, Vietnam strives for EVFTA ratification in next nine months

NDO/VNA - The European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on International Trade (INTA) and the Vietnamese Government have agreed that they have to make concerted efforts for the ratification of the

Man receives nine-month sentence for assaulting doctor
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Man receives nine-month sentence for assaulting doctor

Can Ngoc Giang hailing from Noi Thon village in Hanoi’s Thach That District yesterday was sentenced to nine months in prison for attacking medical worker.

VN-Index sets nine-year record
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VN-Index sets nine-year record

Vietnamnet - The VN-Index closed at 731.3 points on April 11, up 0.2 percent over the previous session’s level and a record high since February 20, 2008.

Nine years after disaster, Fukushima to host 2020 Olympic baseball games
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Nine years after disaster, Fukushima to host 2020 Olympic baseball games

Yahoo News Fukushima, the prefecture that was hit by a tsunami-triggered nuclear disaster in March 2011, has been approved to host baseball and softball matches in the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics

Under-nine seat cars to have energy labels soon
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Under-nine seat cars to have energy labels soon

Vietnamnet - Energy labels will be compulsory for cars with less than nine seats from January next year and for motorbikes from January 2020, according to a decision made by Prime Minister Nguyen

VN-Index ends nine-week gains
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VN-Index ends nine-week gains

Vietnamnet - The benchmark VN-Index has ended its winning run of nine consecutive weeks under heavy profit-taking selling pressures. The market is forecast to remain volatile due to ongoing

Vietnam's nine travel hotspots for 2017
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Vietnam's nine travel hotspots for 2017

EN VietNamNet - Bright blue lake in Hai Phong, green tea hill in Nghe An and eco-tourism site in M’Drak are cited as attractive travel destinations for this year.

Baghdad suicide car bomb kills nine
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Baghdad suicide car bomb kills nine

Yahoo News A suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle in a Shiite majority neighbourhood of Baghdad on Wednesday, killing at least nine people, an interior ministry official said. Thirty

Nine killed from east Libyan forces in Benghazi battle
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Nine killed from east Libyan forces in Benghazi battle

Yahoo News Nine troops were killed as east Libyan forces took a cluster of buildings on the edge of a recently recaptured district of Benghazi from Islamist-led rivals, a military spokesman said on

Nine Indonesians dead, 29 missing after boat capsizes off Malaysia
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Nine Indonesians dead, 29 missing after boat capsizes off Malaysia

Yahoo News A boat ferrying 40 people from Indonesia capsized off Malaysia's coast on Monday and at least nine people were killed and nearly 30 were missing, the latest accident involving migrant

Nine travel hotspots for 2017 in Vietnam
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Nine travel hotspots for 2017 in Vietnam

EN VietNamNet - Bright blue lake in Hai Phong, green tea hill in Nghe An and eco-tourism site in M’Drak are cited as attractive travel destinations for this year.

Nine things Obama will be remembered for
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Nine things Obama will be remembered for

A young Illinois senator has become the first black president of the United States.

Thailand tourist numbers rise nearly nine percent in 2016
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Thailand tourist numbers rise nearly nine percent in 2016

Yahoo News The number of foreign tourists visiting Thailand rose nearly 9 percent to 32.6 million in 2016, bringing in 1.64 trillion baht ($45.9 billion) worth of business, up nearly 13 percent from

Thais detain nine suspected of hacking government sites
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Thais detain nine suspected of hacking government sites

Thai police have detained nine people suspected of hacking government websites to protest against amendments to a cyber security law that critics say strengthens the authorities' oversight of the

Nine killed, 70 hurt in Mexico fireworks market blast
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Nine killed, 70 hurt in Mexico fireworks market blast

The conflagration, in the suburb of Tultepec, set off a quickfire series of multicolored blasts and a vast cloud of smoke that hung over Mexico City. "We have a preliminary toll of 70 people injured

Truck ploughs into crowd at Berlin Christmas market, nine dead
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Truck ploughs into crowd at Berlin Christmas market, nine dead

45 injured brought to hospitals, police say.