Vietnam’s labor productivity grows 184% in 1991-2012 period

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VietnamNet English 2 week(s) ago

Vietnam’s labor productivity grows 184% in 1991-2012 period

VietNamNet Bridge - According to the latest Economic Insight Report by ICAEW, Vietnam is taking significant steps on the development path towards a commodity production economy thanks to the impressive growth of labor productivity, which was estimated to be 184% in the period from 1991 to 2012, and an increase in a skilled labor force.

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Dollar drain threatens Vietnam’s monetary security

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VietnamNet English 1 month(s) ago

Dollar drain threatens Vietnam’s monetary security

VietNamNet Bridge – The movement of a large amount of money offshore Vietnam over a short time could threaten the country’s monetary security, an expert has said.

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Make candied coconut ribbons at home for Tet

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Make candied coconut ribbons at home for Tet

One of the delicacies for Tet, Vietnam's most important holiday, is the candied coconut ribbon known as mut dua.

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Vietnam loses $33 billion in illegal foreign-currency outflows: expert

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Vietnam loses $33 billion in illegal foreign-currency outflows: expert

VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam has witnessed a drain in foreign currencies over the years, with one expert saying that $33 billion flowed out of the country between 2008 and 2013 because of illegal transfer of funds and embezzlement.

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Workshop updates information on ASEAN Economic Community

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VOV News English 2 month(s) ago

A workshop was held in Ho Chi Minh City on January 28 to update the press and business community on information pertaining to the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) which is slated to be formed in late 2015.

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Rescuers drill new tunnels to help trapped workers

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Rescuers drill new tunnels to help trapped workers

The construction of two new tunnels, being built to rescue 12 workers trapped in a collapsed tunnel in Lam Dong province, has been progressing smoothly since last night.

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Rescuers try to pump water out of collapsed tunnel

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Rescuers try to pump water out of collapsed tunnel

Rescuers are working hard to drain water from the collapsed tunnel section where 12 workers were trapped at the construction site of Da Dang-Da Chomo hydropower plant in Central Highlands Lam Dong province.

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Man gets death sentence for rape, murder of 16-yr-old girl

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Man gets death sentence for rape, murder of 16-yr-old girl

A court in central Vietnam sentenced a man to death on Thursday for raping and murdering a 16-year old girl two years ago.

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Baby's body found buried on Maroubra beach in Sydney

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Baby's body found buried on Maroubra beach in Sydney

Australian police are investigating the death of a baby, whose body was found buried under the sand at Sydney's Maroubra beach.

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Rainny season- end causes flood in residential areas

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Rainny season- end causes flood in residential areas

Heavy rain with the 65 mm rainfall flooded out in the areas of Ho Chi Minh City on November 23.

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HCMC transport dept. asked to eliminate flood-prone areas next year

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HCMC transport dept. asked to eliminate flood-prone areas next year

The Ho Chi Minh City Transport Department must eliminate all areas vulnerable to inundation within the next year, the city People’s Committee Vice Chairman, Nguyen Huu Tin, directed Tuesday.

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Erosion puts dyke network at risk in northern province

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VietNam News English 6 month(s) ago

Serious erosion has affected riverbanks in the northern province of Phu Tho, endangering local dyke systems.

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Returning workers need policy support

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VietNam News English 9 month(s) ago

There is no policy yet to support workers returning from overseas in finding suitable jobs and taking advantage of their incomes gained overseas, say officials and experts.

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Poor labor productivity a drain on the economy

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VietnamNet English 10 month(s) ago

Poor labor productivity a drain on the economy

VietNamNet Bridge – A cheap labor force is no longer a great advantage for Vietnam in attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), while a low labor productivity rate is not helping matters, either.

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Urban flooding

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VietNam News English 11 month(s) ago

Urban flooding

A heavy downpour that lasted from Saturday night to Sunday morning flooded Truong Chinh Street and many other areas ih Ha Noi, especially those with ongoing constructions. The Ha Noi Drainage Company managed to drain the waters by 9 a.m. yesterday.

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