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Vietnam scraps significant number of business conditions
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Vietnam scraps significant number of business conditions

NDO - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has discarded more than half out of a total of 1216 business conditions across 27 sectors, in a move considered by many as historic in order to

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

Severe weather conditions becoming a norm for Vietnam and other Asian countries
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Severe weather conditions becoming a norm for Vietnam and other Asian countries

En Vnexpress - What happens when you heat the planet up?

Creating favourable conditions for German enterprises to invest in Vietnam
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Creating favourable conditions for German enterprises to invest in Vietnam

Nhan dan - NDO - Vietnam actively creates favourable conditions for German enterprises to invest in localities throughout Vietnam in various fields, Director of the Department of Foreign Affairs of

Ho Chi Minh City vows to create optimal conditions for Indian investors
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Ho Chi Minh City vows to create optimal conditions for Indian investors

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Ho Chi Minh City will create favourable conditions and a better business environment for foreign investors, including Indian entrepreneurs, said Chairman of the municipal

Creating conditions to promote textile and garment exports
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Creating conditions to promote textile and garment exports

Nhan dan - NDO – This year, the Vietnamese textile and garment industry set a target of 6.5%-7% growth, compared to 2016, and gaining an export turnover of over US$30 billion.

Special administrative-economic zones require special conditions
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Special administrative-economic zones require special conditions

Nhan dan - NDO - The establishment of the Van Don, Bac Van Phong and Phu Quoc Special Economic Zones(SEZs) to create new drivers of growth is necessary and urgent, however to realise this plan,

Hanoi pledges favourable conditions for Japanese investors
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Hanoi pledges favourable conditions for Japanese investors

Nhan dan - NDO—“Hanoi pledges to create the most favourable conditions possible in which for Japanese investors, corporations and small and medium-sized enterprises to do long-term and stable

Creating favourable conditions for rice exports
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Creating favourable conditions for rice exports

Nhan dan - NDO—Vietnam earned US$248 million from exporting 799,000 tonnes of rice in the first two months of 2017, down 40.6% in value and 17.2% in volume compared to the same period last year,

Ice storm pelts central U.S., causing deadly road conditions
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Ice storm pelts central U.S., causing deadly road conditions

Yahoo News By Timothy Mclaughlin CHICAGO (Reuters) - A winter storm battered a large swath of the central United States on Sunday with ice and freezing rain, creating dangerous driving conditions

Vietnam tightens conditions on gaming machines
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Vietnam tightens conditions on gaming machines

Vietnamnet - Starting from February 15, 2017, gaming machines used in facilities currently open to foreigners in Vietnam have to meet more stringent conditions.

PM promises favourable conditions to DP World Group
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PM promises favourable conditions to DP World Group

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc received Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman and CEO of the DP World Group from the United Arab Emirates in Hanoi on December 14, during which he affirmed that foreign

Syria rebels say Iran introduced new conditions to Aleppo ceasefire deal
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Syria rebels say Iran introduced new conditions to Aleppo ceasefire deal

Officials with two Syrian rebel groups and a United Nations official said that Iran had introduced new conditions to the ceasefire and evacuation deal negotiated by Russia and Turkey. One of the

Vietnam pledges favourable conditions for developing businesses: PM
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Vietnam pledges favourable conditions for developing businesses: PM

NDO—In its socioeconomic development strategy for 2016-2020, Vietnam has identified the creation of favourable conditions for developing businesses, particularly the private sector, as an impetus to

Mexico frees 81 farm workers from 'inhuman' conditions
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Mexico frees 81 farm workers from 'inhuman' conditions

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican police and soldiers have freed 81 farm workers from what prosecutors call "inhuman conditions" at a large commercial tomato farm in the northern border state of Coahuila.

South Sudan accepts UN peacekeepers with no conditions
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South Sudan accepts UN peacekeepers with no conditions

JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudan's government has accepted with "no conditions" increase the peacekeeping force in the country as mandated by the U.N. Security Council in August, Minister of

Judge orders Border Patrol to improve detention conditions
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Judge orders Border Patrol to improve detention conditions

PHOENIX (AP) — A federal judge in Tucson, Arizona, has ordered the Border Patrol to improve conditions at its holding facilities in most of the state, saying the agency was not following its own

Government pledges most favourable conditions for investors to Long An: PM
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Government pledges most favourable conditions for investors to Long An: PM

NDO—Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc reaffirmed the Government’s commitment to create the most favourable conditions for investors to Long An Province during a local investment promotion conference on

Over 30 provinces pledge favourable conditions for businesses with VCCI
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Over 30 provinces pledge favourable conditions for businesses with VCCI

NDO – The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) signed an agreement with 32 central and southern provinces and cities for creating a business-friendly environment at a ceremony in Ho Chi

New decree on conditions to establish tissue bank
Health

New decree on conditions to establish tissue bank

Hanoi (VNA) – The Prime Minister has issued Decree No 118/2016/ND-CP to adjust or supplement some articles of Decree No 56/2008/ND-CP on the organisation and operation of tissue banks and the

Many business conditions scrapped by new Govt decrees
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Many business conditions scrapped by new Govt decrees

VietNamNet Bridge – A number of Government decrees were issued on July 1 to abolish a slew of business conditions in line with the Government’s promises to make life easier for enterprises and

Agriculture Ministry to improve investment conditions
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Agriculture Ministry to improve investment conditions

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will review and evaluate the support and development for enterprises. Thereafter, it will propose to adjust and add policies to create favourable

PM's first resolution in attempt to change business conditions
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PM's first resolution in attempt to change business conditions

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed his first business resolution which aims to ease the administrative burden faced by enterprises, improve transparency and government officials’

Vietnam banks race to keep dollar borrowers as tightened lending conditions near
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Vietnam banks race to keep dollar borrowers as tightened lending conditions near

Banks try to guarantee dollar loans before the March 31 deadline to keep customers