Vietnamese authorities seek release of maltreated bears from private farms

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Vietnamese authorities seek release of maltreated bears from private farms

2 captive bears died in the northern province of Quang Ninh on January 28. Photo credit: Lao Dong

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Vietnam's central bank aims to bring loan rates down this year

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Vietnam's central bank aims to bring loan rates down this year

A Vietcombank branch in Hanoi. Photo: Anh Vu

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China's 'Great Firewall' frustrates internet users

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The Chinese government moves to tighten regulations for virtual private network (VPN) services that are used to access websites and services normally blocked in China. That's affected many internet users in the country.

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India successfully test fires nuclear missile

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India successfully test-fires Agni-V, a nuclear-capable missile, that could reach Beijing and Eastern Europe.

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Vietnam's dietary supplement market out of control

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Vietnam's dietary supplement market out of control

Nguyen Duc Khan survived a recent stroke after a month of taking dietary supplements he received as a gift from his son – a salesman for a multi-level marketing chain.

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Bears starved to death in Vietnam as captors claim bile ban took away income

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Bears starved to death in Vietnam as captors claim bile ban took away income

Two bears die at Nong Trang Bear Farm in Quang Ninh Province's Ha Long City on January 29, 2014. Photo credit: Lao Dong

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HCMC artisans scramble to build Vietnamese goats

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Ho Chi Minh City will open its annual Tet holiday promenade on Ham Nghi Street in the middle of February; artists and builders have been busy building goat centerpieces, the zodiac animal of 2015.

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Vietnam plans to reserve up to 1.5 mln tons of oil

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Vietnam plans to reserve up to 1.5 mln tons of oil

A gas station in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Diep Duc Minh

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Customs officer suspected of helping smugglers bring iPhones into Vietnam

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Customs officer suspected of helping smugglers bring iPhones into Vietnam

Le Nguyen Thi Ai Tram, an officer with Tan Son Nhat International Airport's customs department, was accused of helping electronics smugglers. Photo credit: HCMC police

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China dials back criticism of Alibaba on counterfeit goods

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China dials back criticism of Alibaba on counterfeit goods

China eased away from a confrontation with Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., saying this week’s report criticizing the e-commerce company for failing to root out counterfeit goods didn’t have “judicial effect.”

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Uber will improve privacy, data security following report

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Uber will improve privacy, data security following report

Ride service Uber, which is trying to enhance its image after several controversies, on Friday released the findings of a report on its handling of passenger data and said it would act on all the report's recommendations for improvements.

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Ukraine peace talks aborted as civilians die in east

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Civilians were killed on both sides in heavy fighting in eastern Ukraine on Friday, while an attempt to reopen peace talks in neighboring Belarus was aborted before it began.

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Syria 'adultress' survives anti-gov't jihadist stoning: monitor

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Syria 'adultress' survives anti-gov't jihadist stoning: monitor

A Syrian woman stoned by the jihadist Islamic State group for alledged adultery and left for dead has miraculously walked away from the brutal punishment, a monitor said Friday.

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Aviation leaders seek new safety mandate after deadly 2014

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Aviation leaders seek new safety mandate after deadly 2014

Aviation leaders will try to secure a mandate to implement new safety standards when they meet next week after a string of high-profile accidents around the world made 2014 the deadliest year for commercial airlines in almost a decade.

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African Nations Cup is full of surprises, says Le Roy

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Claude Le Roy expects more surprises in the African Nations Cup as his team prepare for their quarter-final against old rivals Democratic Republic of Congo.

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