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Ha Nam: Japan's second project in Dong Van 3 IZ commences operations
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Ha Nam: Japan's second project in Dong Van 3 IZ commences operations

NDO – Japanese Ohtsuka Sangyo Material Corporation inaugurated its newest plant at Dong Van 3 Industrial Zone (IZ) in Duy Tien district, in the northern province of Ha Nam, on October 5.

Saigon serves up second licensed street food zone
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Saigon serves up second licensed street food zone

En Vnexpress - It means more peace for vendors and hopefully, more safe food for customers.

South Korea emerges as second tourism source market
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South Korea emerges as second tourism source market

More than 1.5 million passengers from the Republic of Korea (RoK) travelled to Viet Nam in the first eight months of 2017, a year-on-year increase of 50%.

Taxing second-home owners must be studied carefully: Experts
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Taxing second-home owners must be studied carefully: Experts

The Ministry of Finance’s intention to impose a so-called asset tax on second-home owners must be studied carefully to prevent negative impact on the real estate market, which still lacked

The second Japanese street in Saigon
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The second Japanese street in Saigon

Founded just over three years ago, the Japanese street hidden in the alleys of Binh Thanh District has contributed to the cultural diversity of Saigon.

Second generation Vietnamese-built smartphone to hit shelves next month
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Second generation Vietnamese-built smartphone to hit shelves next month

If the company spent as much time working on the phone as it did on the invites, customers are in for a treat.

Sun Group unveils second phase of resort on Vietnam's Phu Quoc Island
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Sun Group unveils second phase of resort on Vietnam's Phu Quoc Island

En nexpress - The Sirena villa complex promises to take Sun Premier Village Kem Beach Resort to a new level.

Asia manufacturing picks up in June but momentum seen slowing into second half
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Asia manufacturing picks up in June but momentum seen slowing into second half

En nexpress - Manufacturing in Vietnam was boosted by ramped up production by South Korea's Samsung Electronics.

Go your own way: Tourists eager for Saigon’s second walking street
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Go your own way: Tourists eager for Saigon’s second walking street

En Vnexpress - Excitement is building weeks before the backpacker street of Bui Vien officially becomes pedestrian-friendly.

Trump's troubles at home overshadow first trip overseas, 'New journey' for US-Saudi relations, Shift in US-Saudi relations more style than substance, How Rouhani's second term could differ from his first, One Belt One Road requires peace in South Suda
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Trump's troubles at home overshadow first trip overseas, 'New journey' for US-Saudi relations, Shift in US-Saudi relations more style than substance, How Rouhani's second term could differ from his first, One Belt One Road requires peace in South Suda

Yahoo News "There is undoubtedly a positive message being sent when a US president chooses Saudi Arabia ... as his first foreign destination...," writes Sheikh Mohammad Abdulkarim Al-Issa. "[W]ith

Vietnamese inmate gets second death sentence for heroin trafficking
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Vietnamese inmate gets second death sentence for heroin trafficking

He was found guilty of instructing four men to traffic more than 100 kilos of heroin. All have received death sentences.

APEC senior officials convene second meeting in Hanoi
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APEC senior officials convene second meeting in Hanoi

Bao moi - The second Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM 2) and related meetings opened in Hanoi on May 9, beginning the second major session during the APEC Year

Plan for Cat Bi Airport’s second terminal approved
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Plan for Cat Bi Airport’s second terminal approved

Nhan dan - NDO - The Civil Aviation of Vietnam (CAV) has approved a proposal by the Hai Phong People’s Committee to build the second terminal of Cat Bi Airport since the first terminal is projected

Vietnam second most attractive SEA destination for foreign investors
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Vietnam second most attractive SEA destination for foreign investors

Vietnamnet - Vietnam is the second most attractive investment destination in Southeast Asia, following Myanmar, according to a Grant Thornton Vietnam survey.

Second billion-dollar FDI project licensed
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Second billion-dollar FDI project licensed

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s has licensed its second billion-dollar foreign direct investment (FDI) project for this year.

Vina Kraft’s second paper plant becomes operational
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Vina Kraft’s second paper plant becomes operational

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Vina Kraft Co. Ltd inaugurated its second paper and packing factory in the My Phuoc Industrial Park 3, Ben Cat town, the southern province of Binh Duong, on April 24.

Vietnam’s Vietjet flight attendants listed as world’s second most attractive
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Vietnam’s Vietjet flight attendants listed as world’s second most attractive

Bao Moi - Low-cost Vietnamese carrier Vietjet, known for its bikini-clad flight attendants, has had its stewardesses listed as the world’s second most attractive airline attendants by Canada’s VIVA

Great opportunities exist for securities investors in second quarter
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Great opportunities exist for securities investors in second quarter

Vietnamnet - The eventful first quarter of 2017 ended with the closing VN Index at 722.31 points on March 31.

KKR pumps second investment $250m in Masan Group
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KKR pumps second investment $250m in Masan Group

Vietnamnet - Global investment firm KKR, through its Asian Fund II, has reached an agreement to invest US$250 million in Masan Group Corporation and its branded meat platform Masan Nutri-Science.

Discover Sin Ho - The second Sapa
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Discover Sin Ho - The second Sapa

EN VietNamNet - Sin Ho district in Lai Chau province has attracted more tourists in recent years thanks to its unspoiled nature and the diverse cultures of local ethnic minorities.

Second Vietnam motor show to be held in Hanoi
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Second Vietnam motor show to be held in Hanoi

Vietnamnet - A wide range of motorcycle models provided by the world’s leading producers will be on display at an area of 10,000 square metres during the Vietnam Motorcycle Show 2017 (VMCS 2017)

Vietnam Rubber Group to float in second quarter of 2017
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Vietnam Rubber Group to float in second quarter of 2017

Nhan dan - NDO - The Vietnam Rubber Group (VRB) plans to make an initial public offering in the second quarter of 2017, the firm’s general director Tran Ngoc Thuan has announced.

Vietnam Rubber Group to make IPO in second quarter
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Vietnam Rubber Group to make IPO in second quarter

Vietnamnet - The Vietnam Rubber Group (VBG) will hold an initial public offering (IPO) in the second quarter of 2017, said General Director Tran Ngoc Thuan.

Could South Korea see second impeachment?
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Could South Korea see second impeachment?

Yahoo News South Korea's corruption scandal took another twist Monday, as Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn – acting as president since President Park Geun-hye's impeachment in December – refused special

Md. appeals court upholds 'assault weapon' ban: a new challenge to scope of Second Amendment?
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Md. appeals court upholds 'assault weapon' ban: a new challenge to scope of Second Amendment?

Yahoo News A Maryland law banning so-called assault rifles survived its day before a federal appeals court Tuesday, marking a victory for gun control advocates that could bring the question of