Vietnam banks bad debts rise again after record low

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Vietnam banks bad debts rise again after record low

Banks’ bad debts ratio increased to 2.62 percent at the end of March after hitting a five-year low of 2.55 percent at the end of last year, according to new data from the State Bank of Vietnam.

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10 dead in Philippine election day violence

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10 dead in Philippine election day violence

At least 10 people died across the Philippines in election day violence on Monday, as gunmen attacked polling stations, ambushed vehicles and stole vote counting machines, police said.

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Vietnam banks heed PM call, cut lending rates for businesses

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Vietnam banks heed PM call, cut lending rates for businesses

Many banks have cut interest rates by 0.5-1 percentage points on loans for businesses following a call by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

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Drought damage to Vietnam agriculture escalates, $250 mln and counting

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Drought damage to Vietnam agriculture escalates, $250 mln and counting

Losses from the severe drought that is parching central and southern Vietnam have risen to almost US$250 million as it ravages vast plantations and seafood farms, officials said.

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Ho Chi Minh City transport dept uses Facebook to listen to citizens’ grievances

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Ho Chi Minh City transport dept uses Facebook to listen to citizens’ grievances

Transport officials in Ho Chi Minh City have turned to Facebook to hear citizens’ voices on traffic issues at a time when tens of millions of Vietnamese engage in the social networking site each month.

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Vietnam dong may slide 5 percent against US dollar: analysts

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Vietnam dong may slide 5 percent against US dollar: analysts

A file photo of an employee counting dollar bills at a bank in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: Ngoc Thach

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Da Nang counts down to world's longest ocean race

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Da Nang counts down to world's longest ocean race

With less than ten days to go until the world famous Clipper Round the World Yacht Race arrives in Vietnam on February 17, Da Nang is counting down to its hosting the international crew and showing itself off to a global audience.

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Da Nang counts down to world's longest ocean race

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Da Nang counts down to world's longest ocean race

With less than two weeks to go until the world famous Clipper Round the World Yacht Race arrives in Viet Nam on February 17, Da Nang is counting down to its hosting the international crew and showing itself off to a global audience.

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At least 65 people killed in attack in Nigeria's Maiduguri

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At least 65 people killed in attack in Nigeria's Maiduguri

At least 65 people were killed during an attack by Islamist militant group Boko Haram near Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, a Reuters reporter said after counting bodies at a hospital morgue.

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Vietnamese fashion brands warned about more competitive future

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Vietnamese fashion brands warned about more competitive future

VietNamNet Bridge - When import tariffs on fashion products fall from 20 percent to zero percent after the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) takes effect, Vietnamese fashion brands are expected to encounter significant challenges.

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Vietnam’s new Party chief to be elected next week

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Vietnam’s new Party chief to be elected next week

The General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam for the next five-year term will be voted on January 27, within the framework of the ongoing 12th National Party Congress, according to the grand event’s agenda.

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Vietnam's public debt rises to 61.3 percent of GDP: report

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Vietnam's public debt rises to 61.3 percent of GDP: report

Vietnam's public debt was equivalent to 61.3 percent of its gross domestic product at the end of last year, up 60.3 percent in 2014, local media reported on Wednesday, citing new figures released by the finance ministry.

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Education Ministry’s decision to tighten control over higher education applauded

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Education Ministry’s decision to tighten control over higher education applauded

VietNamNet Bridge - The Ministry of Education and Training’s (MOET) latest circular which sets limitations on university training has stirred controversy. However, many experts have defended the decision.

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Ho Chi Minh City now has 7.4 million motorbikes, and counting

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Ho Chi Minh City now has 7.43 million motorbikes, putting serious pressure on its transport infrastructure, local media reported, citing the Department of Transport.

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Vet will fight till last bear is free

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Vet will fight till last bear is free

VietNamNet Bridge – Annemarie Weegenaar lives in Tam Dao national park, a humble home about 65km northwest of Ha Noi that she shares with 148 bears, and counting.

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