Bill Gates donates $10.9 million to Vietnam, Cambodia

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Bill Gates donates $10.9 million to Vietnam, Cambodia

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has recently granted a donation of $10.9 million to sanitation and hygiene projects in poor and rural areas in Vietnam and Cambodia, the US-based non-governmental organization East Meets West (EMW) reported on Wednesday.

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Banks given higher credit growth targets

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Banks given higher credit growth targets

The State Bank of Vietnam has increased this year's credit-growth targets for a number of commercial banks, hoping to spur lending to struggling enterprises dealing with high inventories and sluggish markets.

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Deutsche Bank in US 'laundering probe'

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Deutsche Bank in US 'laundering probe'

US regulators are investigating claims Deutsche Bank and other global banks funneled billions of dollars for Iran, Sudan and other sanctioned nations, The New York Times reported Saturday.

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Brahimi to become new Syria conflict envoy

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Brahimi to become new Syria conflict envoy

Lakhdar Brahimi, a veteran diplomat troubleshooter, will take over from Kofi Annan as the international envoy on the Syria conflict, the United Nations said Friday.

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Imported fruit under strict examination

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Imported fruit under strict examination

All kinds of imported fruit will be carefully checked as from September 2012.

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High-flying graduates snub Hanoi local government jobs

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High-flying graduates snub Hanoi local government jobs

Despite rolling put the red carpet for high-flying graduates, Hanoi's local government agencies are being snubbed by university graduates.

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Hanoi streets flooded while typhoon Kai Tak advancing

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Hanoi streets flooded while typhoon Kai Tak advancing

Hanoi and other northern localities in Vietnam have been under the influence of typhoon Kai Tak which was just 90 kilometers east of from Mong Cai and is moving at speed of 25kph.

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Shareholder sues Wal-Mart to get Mexico bribery documents

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Shareholder sues Wal-Mart to get Mexico bribery documents

An Indiana union pension fund that owns shares in Wal-Mart Stores Inc has sued the company to gain access to thousands of internal documents related to allegations that a Wal-Mart subsidiary bribed Mexican government officials.

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HCM City targets new per-capita GDP

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HCM City targets new per-capita GDP

A Politburo resolution signed by Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong enjoins HCM City to achieve a per capita gross domestic product (GDP) of USD8,500 by the end of 2020.

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3,000 tonnes of illegally-exported of titanium to be auctioned

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3,000 tonnes of illegally-exported of titanium to be auctioned

The People’s Committee of Quang Nam Province has approved the starting price for auction of more than 3,061 tonnes of titanium confiscated by Maritime Police Zone 2 on August 14.

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Bringing Vietnamese goods to rural areas programme

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Bringing Vietnamese goods to rural areas programme

To hold sway over the domestic market, Vietnamese companies must develop a long-term strategy to improve the quality of their products while maintaining reasonable prices and their prestige.

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Tuitions unchanged, but school fees escalating

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Tuitions unchanged, but school fees escalating

The tuitions for different education levels have been kept unchanged over the last many years, despite the sharp consumer price index (CPI) increases. However, this does not mean that the financial burden on parents has been eased.

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Asia's new delicacy: Africa's lion bones

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Asia's new delicacy: Africa's lion bones

Lion bones have become a hot commodity for their use in Asian traditional medicine, driving up exports from South Africa to the East and creating new fears of the survival of the species.

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The pleasant surroundings of Hue City

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The pleasant surroundings of Hue City

Despite being located in the central area, where the harsh weather is a combination of heavy rain, floods and scorching sunlight, Hue gives visitors a pleasant feeling thanks to its shady streets and gentle Huong River flowing across the city.

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Old villas remain popular despite housing market slump

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Old villas remain popular despite housing market slump

Despite the slump in real estate prices, old villas in Hanoi are still going for sky high prices.

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