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Japan’s Sumitomo builds industrial park in Vinh Phuc province
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Japan’s Sumitomo builds industrial park in Vinh Phuc province

NDO - Japanese firm Sumitomo began construction on a new 213-hectare industrial park in Vietnam’s northern province of Vinh Phuc on September 21.

Vietnam’s car dream re-ignited as Vingroup builds manufacturing plant
Business

Vietnam’s car dream re-ignited as Vingroup builds manufacturing plant

NDO – The giant Vietnamese property developer Vingroup has announced plans to produce its first cars in the next two years, rekindling the long-cherished dream of a local car industry which has

Spotify builds streaming lead at 60 million subscribers
Business

Spotify builds streaming lead at 60 million subscribers

The Swedish company has more than double the base of nearest competitor Apple Music.

Pressure builds up on Vietnamese economy over slow GDP growth
Health

Pressure builds up on Vietnamese economy over slow GDP growth

Bao moi - With Vietnam’s economy slowing down in the first quarter, the government has requested that state-run corporations and associations pull out all the stops to help the country achieve the

Winter Olympics: South Korea builds it but will fans come?
World

Winter Olympics: South Korea builds it but will fans come?

Yahoo News Across the road from the pentagonal arena which will host South Korea's Winter Olympics opening ceremony a year from Thursday, bundles of dead fish dangle from a wooden frame outside Lee

Hanoi builds six-star hotel by Hoan Kiem Lake
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Hanoi builds six-star hotel by Hoan Kiem Lake

EN VietNamNet - Construction started on January 17 on the six-star Four Seasons Hotel downtown Hanoi by investor Intimex Vietnam Joint Stock Corporation of the Bank and Real Estate Group (BRG)

Zuckerberg builds software butler for his home
Tech

Zuckerberg builds software butler for his home

Mark Zuckerberg's artificial intelligence-imbued software "butler" -- named Jarvis -- is now in service, and even plays with his family, the Facebook chief said Monday. Zuckerberg took on the

Migrants are gone yet Calais builds new wall near highway
World

Migrants are gone yet Calais builds new wall near highway

PARIS (AP) — Funded by Britain, a wall has been built to stop migrants from jumping onto trucks in the northern French city of Calais heading across the English Channel.

Albanian artist builds Mother Teresa's mosaic with staples
World

Albanian artist builds Mother Teresa's mosaic with staples

PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — An Albanian artist has built a portrait of Mother Teresa using staples, in a call for European countries to stop raising fences to shut their borders to refugees.

Abbas's Fatah set for rare congress as succession talk builds
Politics

Abbas's Fatah set for rare congress as succession talk builds

Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas's Fatah party holds its first congress since 2009 on Tuesday as the 81-year-old leader seeks to close ranks and fend off a key rival. While Abbas's advisers insist

Vietnam's Ly Son Island builds $9 million port to boost tourism
Travel

Vietnam's Ly Son Island builds $9 million port to boost tourism

The island is emerging as a new favorite vacation destination in central Vietnam.

Facebook builds censorship tool to attain China re-entry: NYT
World

Facebook builds censorship tool to attain China re-entry: NYT

The world's second largest economy has banned the world's biggest social media network for 7 years.

As Trump talks wall, China builds bridges to Latin America
World

As Trump talks wall, China builds bridges to Latin America

LIMA, Peru (AP) — An expected U.S. economic retreat from Latin America under Donald Trump is causing the region's leaders to look halfway around the world, to China, for help weathering the possible

Jihadists 'shave beards' as pressure builds on Mosul
Politics

Jihadists 'shave beards' as pressure builds on Mosul

Islamic State group fighters were shaving their beards and changing hideouts in Mosul, residents said, as Iraqi forces moved ever closer to the city Wednesday and civilians fled in growing numbers.

Gut builds big 1st-run lead in season-opening giant slalom
World

Gut builds big 1st-run lead in season-opening giant slalom

SOELDEN, Austria (AP) — Overall World Cup champion Lara Gut built a big lead in the first run of the season-opening giant slalom on Saturday.

Warren builds political capital _ to what post-election end?
Politics

Warren builds political capital _ to what post-election end?

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — From liberal California to conservative Missouri, there are few places Sen. Elizabeth Warren won't go this election season. The Massachusetts Democrat is campaigning for

Taekwang builds shoe factory in Can Tho
Sports

Taekwang builds shoe factory in Can Tho

Korean Taekwang Group started construction of a sport shoes factory in Hung Phu 2B Industrial Zone in Cai Rang District, southern Can Tho City, on September 29.

U.S. vows
World

U.S. vows "actions" if China builds new structures in disputed waters


Chinese construction on a South China Sea (Vietnam's East Sea) islet claimed by the Philippines would prompt "actions being taken" by the United States and other nations, U.S. Defense Secretary