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Malawi's abandoned child brides pushed into sex work as 'only option'
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Malawi's abandoned child brides pushed into sex work as 'only option'

En Vnexpress - Although child marriage is illegal, nearly half of girls in Malawi are wed before their eighteenth birthday.

Some 200 million women work without laws against sex harassment: study
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Some 200 million women work without laws against sex harassment: study

En Vnexpress - Three-quarters of countries prohibit gender-based discrimination in promotions, but 'large gaps' remain.

Work starts on modern cancer hospital in Can Tho
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Work starts on modern cancer hospital in Can Tho

Work started on the construction of a 500-bed cancer hospital in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on October 11.

Work begins on US$260 million industrial zone in Hai Phong
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Work begins on US$260 million industrial zone in Hai Phong

NDO – The ground was broken, on October 5, for the US$260 million Hai Phong International Gateway Port Industrial Zone (Deep C III) on Cat Hai Island in the northern port city of Hai Phong.

Work begins on Phoenix wharf area in Ha Tinh
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Work begins on Phoenix wharf area in Ha Tinh

NDO – Phoenix Vung Ang Vietnam Co., Ltd, under Singaporean Freight Links Capital Pte.,Ltd, held a ground breaking ceremony to begin the construction for its Phoenix wharf area (wharfs No.5 and 6) in

Khanh Hoa to work with Grab on the hailing services
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Khanh Hoa to work with Grab on the hailing services

After Grab announced the launch of GrabTaxi in Khanh Hoa, the provincial Department of Transport said operation of the...

For denizens of D.C., life and work in unusual times
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For denizens of D.C., life and work in unusual times

Yahoo News From Senators to low-level staffers workaday Washington is dealing with the drama and disruption of Donald J. Trump's singular presidency. A Trump tweet or sudden statement can blow up

Work starts for big tourism complex in Cat Ba Islands
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Work starts for big tourism complex in Cat Ba Islands

Vietnamnet - Work started on May 14 on the first phase of a big ecological tourism complex on Cat Ba Islands in the northern port city of Hai Phong, which is projected to be Vietnam’s first

Work starts on coastal road connecting Hai Phong and Thai Binh
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Work starts on coastal road connecting Hai Phong and Thai Binh

Nhan dan - NDO – A groundbreaking ceremony was held in Hai Phong on May 13 for the construction of a VND3.46 trillion (US$152.24 million) coastal road connecting the northern port city and Thai Binh

Work starts on first electronic component factory in Phu Yen
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Work starts on first electronic component factory in Phu Yen

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – The CCIPY Vietnam Co., Ltd, a member of US-based Coilcraft Group, started construction work on a factory manufacturing electronic components at An Phu Industrial Park in Tuy Hoa

Work begins on fruit and vegetable processing plant in Tay Ninh
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Work begins on fruit and vegetable processing plant in Tay Ninh

Nhan dan - NDO - Lavifood Joint Stock Company started the construction of a fruit and vegetable processing plant in Go Dau district, Tay Ninh province, on May 2.

Work begins on $80 million wind project in Dong Nai
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Work begins on $80 million wind project in Dong Nai

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s TSV Investment JSC and Singapore’s wind energy developer The Blue Circle kicked off construction of Dam Nai wind project in Ninh Thuan Province on Friday.

Work starts on Vietnam’s largest textile industrial park
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Work starts on Vietnam’s largest textile industrial park

Nhan dan - NDO/VNA – Construction on the Rang Dong textile industrial park – the largest of its kind in Vietnam began in Nghia Hung district in the northern province of Nam Dinh on April 18.

Work starts on spare parts factory in Binh Duong
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Work starts on spare parts factory in Binh Duong

Nhan dan - NDO – A ground-breaking ceremony, for a factory producing bicycles and automobile and motorcycle spare parts, was held at Dai Dang industrial park in Binh Duong province on April 10.

Vietnam's aging population expected to work longer in future
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Vietnam's aging population expected to work longer in future

Vietnamnet - The World Bank has estimated that by 2030, nearly one-fifth of Vietnamese will enter old age and around 40 percent of the population aged 70-74 will still have to work, mostly in the

Work starts on non-state funded bridge across Tam Bac River
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Work starts on non-state funded bridge across Tam Bac River

Nhan dan - NDO – The Son Truong Co., Ltd kick-started the construction of a nearly VND80 billion (US$3.52 million) bridge across Tam Bac River in the northern port city of Hai Phong on April 4.

Will GOP leaders work with Democrats? These Republicans hope so
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Will GOP leaders work with Democrats? These Republicans hope so

Yahoo News Three days after the Republican health-care bill collapsed, Rep. Charlie Dent (R) of Pennsylvania called a press conference to tell reporters he was going to try a different way to fix the

Exchange rate: hard work for VN central bank this year
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Exchange rate: hard work for VN central bank this year

Vietnamnet - Due to developments in both domestic and international economic sectors during the first quarter of 2017, the exchange rate is considered the most unpredictable factor influencing the

Vietnam’s 100 Best Places to Work revealed
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Vietnam’s 100 Best Places to Work revealed

Vietnamnet - Unilever, Vinamilk, Nestle, Microsoft and IBM topped the list of Viet Nam’s 100 Best Places to Work last year in a survey released on Wednesday by executive search company Anphabe and

SOE equitisation: Gov’t must work on legal framework
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SOE equitisation: Gov’t must work on legal framework

Vietnamnet - The equitisation of State-owned enterprises has been an attractive target for foreign investors, however, there are still challenges that discourage them from participating in those

Work to do
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Work to do

Vietnamnet - Low labor costs won’t serve Vietnam’s development indefinitely.

Work starts on green growth technology transfer centre in Ninh Thuan
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Work starts on green growth technology transfer centre in Ninh Thuan

Vietnamnet - Construction started on a centre for research and transfer of green growth technology in Bac Ai district, the south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan, on March 17.

EU rules on headscarves at work: pragmatic call, or an open door for the right?
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EU rules on headscarves at work: pragmatic call, or an open door for the right?

Yahoo News Despite a recent surge in far-right populism and anti-migrant sentiment as European countries navigate the integration of millions of Muslim refugees, experts say the ruling doesn't

Work halted on massive Chinese solar panel plant
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Work halted on massive Chinese solar panel plant

Vietnamnet - Its Chinese investor has halted construction of a solar panel factory in northern Vietnam after the government announced it had begun without the proper approvals.