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State budget collection reaches 70% of estimate during Jan-Sept
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State budget collection reaches 70% of estimate during Jan-Sept

NDO – Total state budget revenue in the first nine months this year reached VND843 trillion (US$37.1 billion), equal to 69.5% of the estimate and up 13.9% over the same period last year, announced

Hoi An named world's top 5 budget-friendly destination
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Hoi An named world's top 5 budget-friendly destination

En Vnexpress - With that, Vietnam's ancient port city has beaten the likes of Phuket, Bali and Penang to top Southeast Asia's most affordable places.

Hoi An named world's top 5 budget-friendly destinations
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Hoi An named world's top 5 budget-friendly destinations

En Vnexpress - With that, Vietnam's ancient port city has beaten the likes of Phuket, Bali and Penang to top Southeast Asia's most affordable places.

Top outdoor destination for tourists on a budget
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Top outdoor destination for tourists on a budget

Cao Bang Province touts itself as one of the top destinations for local tourists and photographers on a budget who like to hike and partake in outdoor recreational activities.

State budget revenues decline compared to GDP: finance minister
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State budget revenues decline compared to GDP: finance minister

NDO – Budget revenue over GDP has fallen from 26.3% during the 2006-2010 period to 23.6% of GDP between 2011 and 2016, Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung has confirmed.

Vietnam budget carrier to launch new route from Saigon to Phnom Penh
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Vietnam budget carrier to launch new route from Saigon to Phnom Penh

En Vnexpress - Vietjet's rapid expansion continues with domestic domination on the horizon.

Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south
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Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south

En nexpress - The finger-pointing parade goes unabated in Vietnam's transport sector.

Letting off steam: Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south
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Letting off steam: Vietnam's railway network blames budget airlines as bottom line goes south

En nexpress - What did the country's main railway operator expect would happen when airfares became more affordable?

How to feast in Hanoi on a $10 budget
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How to feast in Hanoi on a $10 budget

EN VietNamNet - US$10 is not much, but do you know you can have breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, snacks and even a glass of beer in that amount in Hanoi.

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

Enterprises contribute an average VND1.7 billion per year to budget
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Enterprises contribute an average VND1.7 billion per year to budget

Nhan dan - NDO - Enterprises contributed a total of VND746.4 trillion (US$32.84 billion) to the State budget in 2015 with an average of VND1.7 billion (US$74.800) per enterprise, which was a very

Quy Nhon – ultimate spot for budget travellers
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Quy Nhon – ultimate spot for budget travellers

EN VietNamNet - Quy Nhon is one of those places in the world that is very affordable and attracts budget travellers who have little money to spend but don’t let that stop them from seeing the world.

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

Trump's budget cuts dampen 50th anniversary of public broadcasting
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Trump's budget cuts dampen 50th anniversary of public broadcasting

Yahoo News Nearly 50 years ago, President Lyndon Johnson signed the “Public Broadcasting Act of 1967” into law, hoping it could encourage more diverse programming and non-commercial broadcasting. 

Why Trump's budget may be 'devastating' to his supporters
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Why Trump's budget may be 'devastating' to his supporters

Yahoo News President Trump’s “skinny” budget proposal would make deep cuts in many government programs in the name of pruning the federal bureaucracy. "It's unacceptable,” says Rep. Hal Rogers (R)

Does Trump's budget really propose gutting Meals on Wheels?
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Does Trump's budget really propose gutting Meals on Wheels?

Yahoo News For many seniors, veterans, and people with disabilities, Meals on Wheels is a lifeline. “If it wasn’t for Meals on Wheels, I would go hungry,” Diane Burnett, a disabled woman in Los

What Trump’s stark budget plan says about his priorities
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What Trump’s stark budget plan says about his priorities

Yahoo News In his debut budget blueprint, President Trump proposes a sharp increase in spending on defense, domestic security, veterans, and school choice, and deep cuts in many domestic programs and

Can Trump unite Republicans over healthcare and a new budget?
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Can Trump unite Republicans over healthcare and a new budget?

Yahoo News Does President Trump have what it takes to reunite a fractured Republican party? The president is set to reveal his fiscal budget for 2018 on Thursday, potentially deepening existing

Budget airlines benefit VN tourism
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Budget airlines benefit VN tourism

EN VietNamNet - Airlines transported an estimated 52.2 million passengers in 2016, up 29% from the previous year, according to a report by the Civil Aviation Administration of Vietnam.

What would $6 billion in budget cuts mean for public housing?
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What would $6 billion in budget cuts mean for public housing?

Yahoo News Funding from the Department of Housing and Urban Development helps reduce homelessness, fund infrastructure, and enhance community services, data suggest. Preliminary budget documents

Trump budget borrows from Coast Guard, TSA, to pay for wall
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Trump budget borrows from Coast Guard, TSA, to pay for wall

Yahoo News Draft documents of the White House budget request indicate that President Trump intends to follow through on his campaign vows to build a wall on the border of the United States and

IRS income tax audits plummet as agency faces budget cuts
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IRS income tax audits plummet as agency faces budget cuts

Yahoo News Americans filing income tax returns this year can worry less about being audited, after the Internal Revenue Service said budget cuts and a reduced staff are to blame for it auditing the

Budget revenue hits VND185.8 trillion in first two months
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Budget revenue hits VND185.8 trillion in first two months

Nhan dan - NDO – Vietnam’s budget revenue was estimated to reach VND185.8 trillion (US$8.17 billion) in the first two months of 2017, equivalent to 15.3% of the year’s plan and up 15.8% compared to

Tax mismanagement cost the State budget
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Tax mismanagement cost the State budget

Vietnamnet - The Government Inspectorate of Viet Nam has revealed that mismanagement in tax collection between 2012 and 2014 caused mounting arrears and losses of trillions of dong to the State

State Treasury asked to effectively manage budget revenue
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State Treasury asked to effectively manage budget revenue

Nhan dan - NDO—National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan told the State Treasury to effectively manage the budget revenue, which will contribute to socio-economic development and stable