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Vietnam's coffee export plunge could raise global supply concerns
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Vietnam's coffee export plunge could raise global supply concerns

En nexpress - Lower outflow from Vietnam, coupled with falling exports from Brazil, could reduce the downward pressure on prices created by ample stocks in importing nations.

US halts Brazil beef imports, citing food safety concerns
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US halts Brazil beef imports, citing food safety concerns

En nexpress - 1.9 million pounds (861,825 kilograms) of Brazilian beef products were refused entry to the U.S.

Will North Korea bring the US and ASEAN together?, Chibok girls freed but concerns remain, What did Erdoğan get out of talks with Putin?, Venezuelan opposition should seek common ground with Chávist loyalists, A bipartisan case for Comey's dismissal
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Will North Korea bring the US and ASEAN together?, Chibok girls freed but concerns remain, What did Erdoğan get out of talks with Putin?, Venezuelan opposition should seek common ground with Chávist loyalists, A bipartisan case for Comey's dismissal

Yahoo News "Diplomatic relations between the US and countries in this region have often been hampered by different standards and interpretations of political integrity...," states an editorial. "At

Condotels boom but concerns emerge
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Condotels boom but concerns emerge

Vietnamnet - Rudolf Hever, Director of Hotels at Savills Asia Pacific, casts his eye over Vietnam's condotel market.

VN central bank allays concerns over brief deposit rate hikes
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VN central bank allays concerns over brief deposit rate hikes

Vietnamnet - The fluctuations in deposit rates at the beginning of March were an anomaly and things have returned to normal now, says Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue.

Concerns emerge over farmland limit rise
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Concerns emerge over farmland limit rise

Vietnamnet - Many agricultural experts believe an increase in the farmland limit and land accumulation should be done in a careful manner, or else farmers would become impoverished, heard the 2017

Marine photo scandal echoes past concerns of misogyny in Corps culture
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Marine photo scandal echoes past concerns of misogyny in Corps culture

Yahoo News In the latest challenge to the integration of women into the United States Marine Corps, hundreds of Marines are being investigated in relation to hundreds, even thousands, of nude

'A day without immigrants' arrives: Can a strike move immigrants' concerns forward?
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'A day without immigrants' arrives: Can a strike move immigrants' concerns forward?

Yahoo News A national grassroots campaign is urging immigrants to avoid work and shopping on Thursday to demonstrate how their absence could effect the US economy. Some activists may not be sure

Anti-Assad states to meet on Syria amid concerns over U.S. policy
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Anti-Assad states to meet on Syria amid concerns over U.S. policy

Yahoo News By John Irish BONN, Germany (Reuters) - Countries opposed to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will meet on Friday for the first time since Donald Trump's U.S. administration took office,

UN briefly pauses aid to Iraq's Mosul amid security concerns
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UN briefly pauses aid to Iraq's Mosul amid security concerns

Yahoo News HASSAN SHAM CAMP, Iraq (AP) — The United Nations says it's temporarily pausing aid operations to neighborhoods in the eastern half of the Iraqi city of Mosul as attacks by the Islamic

South Africa tour match moved over stadium concerns
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South Africa tour match moved over stadium concerns

Yahoo News WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand Cricket has decided to move the fourth one-day international between New Zealand and South Africa, scheduled for March 1, from Napier's McLean

Trump, Japan's Abe discuss concerns about trade, security at summit
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Trump, Japan's Abe discuss concerns about trade, security at summit

Yahoo News By Steve Holland and Kiyoshi Takenaka WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe opened two days of talks on Friday looking to cement a decades-old

Paris attack raises new security concerns over Olympics
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Paris attack raises new security concerns over Olympics

Yahoo News PARIS (AP) — On a day when the Paris bid committee was supposed to show its best to the world, a knife attack on a solider raised more security questions about the French capital's

Concerns over dumping Obamacare growing among GOP lawmakers
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Concerns over dumping Obamacare growing among GOP lawmakers

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are increasingly jittery over rushing to demolish much of President Barack Obama's health care law without having a GOP alternative that's ready to go.

Da Nang green-lights Vietnam’s second river tunnel despite cost concerns
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Da Nang green-lights Vietnam’s second river tunnel despite cost concerns

The city will add the US$206 million tunnel to its network of ten bridges.

Pipeline uncertainty illustrates broader concerns for tribes
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Pipeline uncertainty illustrates broader concerns for tribes

For hundreds of protesters, it was cause to cheer when the Obama administration this month declined to issue an easement for the Dakota Access pipeline's final segment. But that elation was dampened

China's Suzhou city to halt live poultry trade on bird flu concerns
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China's Suzhou city to halt live poultry trade on bird flu concerns

A Chinese city said on Sunday it will suspend trade of live poultry in the interests of public health after neighbouring provinces reported cases of human bird flu infections. Suzhou, the

Iran shoots down a filming drone in Tehran over security concerns
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Iran shoots down a filming drone in Tehran over security concerns

Iran's anti-aircraft forces shot down a drone in central Tehran on Friday as it approached the offices of the president and the supreme leader, but the unmanned aircraft later appeared to have been

Ukraine nationalizes largest bank after stability concerns
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Ukraine nationalizes largest bank after stability concerns

MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine is nationalizing its largest bank following concerns over its stability.

Swedish island mulls renting space to Russia amid concerns
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Swedish island mulls renting space to Russia amid concerns

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Officials on Sweden's militarily strategic Baltic Sea island of Gotland are mulling renting harbor space to a Russian company, even as the government warns that would be against the

Marco Rubio: ‘I have serious concerns’ about Rex Tillerson nomination
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Marco Rubio: ‘I have serious concerns’ about Rex Tillerson nomination

A tough statement from Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., on Tuesday suggests that Rex Tillerson could face a rocky confirmation hearing for secretary of state. Rubio, a member of the Senate Foreign Relations

Defensive concerns mounting for Guardiola at Man City
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Defensive concerns mounting for Guardiola at Man City

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — During Manchester City's offseason of heavy spending, Pep Guardiola prioritized improving his midfield and wide areas rather than upgrading the team's defensive unit.

Romanians vote for parliament amid concerns over graft
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Romanians vote for parliament amid concerns over graft

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romanians began voting Sunday in a parliamentary election a year after a massive anti-corruption drive forced the last Socialist prime minister from power.

Canada stays with U.N. South Sudan mission despite concerns: memo
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Canada stays with U.N. South Sudan mission despite concerns: memo

Canada has extended its small deployment of soldiers with the United Nations peacekeeping mission in South Sudan this year despite concerns about its viability and soldiers' safety, an internal

Trump still facing concerns about white supremacists
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Trump still facing concerns about white supremacists

ATLANTA (AP) — Donald Trump's disavowal this past week of white supremacists who have cheered his election as president hasn't quieted concerns about the movement's impact on his White House or