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Strong US jobs report bolsters case for further Fed tightening
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Strong US jobs report bolsters case for further Fed tightening

Unemployment rate fell to 4.3 percent.

Fearing further erosion, Vietnam’s Mekong Delta residents fight sand exploitation
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Fearing further erosion, Vietnam’s Mekong Delta residents fight sand exploitation

Locals are in uproar after An Giang announced sand dredging plans to save one commune from sliding into the river at the expense of another.

Stocks poised to rise further this week
Business

Stocks poised to rise further this week

Vietnamnet - Vietnamese stock indices may rise further and test their resistance levels this week on higher investors confidence, bolstered by positive developments in global political conditions

Businesses urged to further contribute to accelerating Vietnam-US relations
Business

Businesses urged to further contribute to accelerating Vietnam-US relations

Nhan dan - NDO – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue called on the US business community to continue joining hands with Vietnam to accelerate the cooperative relations of mutual benefits between

Vietnam calls for further investment from Israeli businesses
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Vietnam calls for further investment from Israeli businesses

Nhan dan - NDO – Vietnam welcomes Israeli investors to do business in the country and further cooperation with Vietnamese partners in various fields for the benefit of both sides.

VN firms happy with tax reforms, want further simplification: survey
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VN firms happy with tax reforms, want further simplification: survey

Vietnamnet - Reforms in taxation procedures have elicited increased satisfaction from enterprises over the last two years, but they continue to expect further simplification, a survey by the Viet

White House says no further discipline for Kellyanne Conway is needed
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White House says no further discipline for Kellyanne Conway is needed

Yahoo News The White House concluded in a letter to the Office of Government Ethics released on Wednesday that presidential adviser Kellyanne Conway acted “inadvertently” when she endorsed first

Samsung Display to further break billion-dollar threshold
Business

Samsung Display to further break billion-dollar threshold

Vietnamnet - Besides Samsung Electronics, Samsung Display, another Samsung Group member is ambitiously ramping up investment in Vietnam, promising to hit $6.5 billion in early 2017.

German economy minister calls for further reforms of renewable energy law
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German economy minister calls for further reforms of renewable energy law

Yahoo News Germany must carry on with legislation aimed at capping energy costs and ironing out inefficiencies in its renewable energy expansion, Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel told an energy

Vinachem asked to accelerate restructuring for further development
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Vinachem asked to accelerate restructuring for further development

Nhan dan - NDO—Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has requested that the Vietnam National Chemical Group (Vinachem) accelerate its restructuring process in order to consolidate its leading

Agriculture sector expects further investments with slashed policies
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Agriculture sector expects further investments with slashed policies

Vietnamnet - Local and foreign investors are welcoming the government’s landmark move to eliminate agricultural policy-related obstacles in a bid to attract more investment in the agricultural

Vote on Israel could spur further action _ or trouble for UN
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Vote on Israel could spur further action _ or trouble for UN

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.S. green light that allowed the U.N. Security Council to condemn Israeli settlements in the West Bank and east Jerusalem could spur moves toward new terms to end the

Euro slips further toward one-to-one with dollar
World

Euro slips further toward one-to-one with dollar

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The dollar's upward march has sent the euro currency to its lowest level in 14 years, easing the financial pressure on traveling Americans but giving European exporters a

Business climate needs further improvement to support growth
Business

Business climate needs further improvement to support growth

NDO - Vietnam’s business environment has continued to improve markedly over the past year as seen by the higher positions gained by Vietnam in the business rankings of international organisations.

South Africa GDP growth slows further to 0.2 percent
World

South Africa GDP growth slows further to 0.2 percent

South Africa's economic growth slowed in the third quarter to 0.2 percent, figures showed Tuesday, highlighting the risk of a damaging credit rating downgrade next year. The country was granted a

Vietnam cashew exporters to add value with further processing
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Vietnam cashew exporters to add value with further processing

Vietnam aims to increase export value of cashew nuts by more extensive processing instead of exporting raw or preliminarily processed products.

Forecasters: Hurricane Otto has formed in the Caribbean, expected to strengthen further
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Forecasters: Hurricane Otto has formed in the Caribbean, expected to strengthen further

MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters: Hurricane Otto has formed in the Caribbean, expected to strengthen further .

UK government further expands Registered Traveller Service
Travel

UK government further expands Registered Traveller Service

The British government has announced a further expansion to the Registered Traveller Service. Membership is now open to travellers from Argentina, Belize, Brazil, Brunei, Chile, Costa Rica, El

Egyptian pound slides further following floatation
World

Egyptian pound slides further following floatation

CAIRO (AP) — The Egyptian pound was trading Sunday in banks at around 16 to the dollar, down from the 13-pound peg the Central Bank set as a guiding exchange rate when it floated the currency last

Pound surges further on Brexit ruling, US vote fears
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Pound surges further on Brexit ruling, US vote fears

London (AFP) - Britain's pound leapt to $1.25 on Friday, one day after judges ruled London needed parliamentary approval to trigger Brexit, as the dollar and world stocks were rocked by US vote fears.

Louvre Abu Dhabi opening further delayed to 2017: sources
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Louvre Abu Dhabi opening further delayed to 2017: sources

By Stanley Carvalho ABU DHABI (Reuters) - The official opening of the Abu Dhabi branch of France's Louvre museum has been postponed to 2017 due to pending construction work, the latest setback for

Canada government plans further spending to buoy economy
World

Canada government plans further spending to buoy economy

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Liberal government doubled down Tuesday on efforts to force an end to years of stagnant growth through spending, by announcing Can$81 billion ($61 billion US)

Vietnam, Northern Europe eye further trade ties
Business

Vietnam, Northern Europe eye further trade ties

NDO/VNA—Vietnamese businesses were guided to seek niches in Northern Europe, which comprises Finland, Denmark, Norway and Sweden, at a seminar in Hanoi on November 1.

FBI: New Clinton emails prompt further investigation
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FBI: New Clinton emails prompt further investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI informed Congress Friday it is investigating whether new emails that have emerged in its probe of Hillary Clinton's private server may contain classified information. The

UK Independence Party faces further woes as Woolfe quits
World

UK Independence Party faces further woes as Woolfe quits

The UK Independence Party was thrown into further turmoil on Monday with the resignation from the party of its favourite for the leadership, Steven Woolfe, who branded the party "ungovernable"