Vietnam expert warns of easy access Chinese loans

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

It is easy to access Chinese infrastructure loans, but the real cost is actually high for borrowers, once all factors are carefully considered, an economic expert has warned.

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Half a ton of smuggled tusk confiscated

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SaiGon GP English 1 week(s) ago

Elephant tusks carefully hidden in wood pieces are discovered by customs officers (PHoto: SGGP)
The fourth team of anti-smuggling investigation bureau under the General Department of Vietnam Custom in co-ordination with relevant agencies yesterday performed container of imported wood pieces from Africa into Vietnam and to re-export to Cambodia.

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City to submit airport metro proposal to PM

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 week(s) ago

HCM City early next year plans to submit for approval to Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc a US$276 million metro-line project to Tân Sơn Nhất international airport in Tân Bình District, the country’s busiest airport.

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HCMC to soon implement Japanese PPP model

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SaiGon GP English 1 month(s) ago

Secretary of the HCMC Party Committee Dinh La Thang hoped that Japan will carefully study and select one of projects calling for investment in HCMC to soon implement the new Public Private Partnership (PPP) model, which has been implemented successfully in Japan’s Aichi province on November 3.

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Education reforms risk contradiction: experts

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news

A major effort to reform the nation’s education system and make it more practical and relevant has been ongoing for the last five years, but there is a danger that this can stumble on its own contradictions, experts say.

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Tourism activities in 2017 should be prepared carefully

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Tourism activities in 2017 should be prepared carefully

Deputy Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyet chaired meeting to review the International Tourism Exhibition 2016 (ITE 2016) and the Business Partner City Conference 2016 (BPC 2016).

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Asia leaders tiptoe around South China Sea tensions

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Asia leaders tiptoe around South China Sea tensions

Asian leaders played down tensions over the South China Sea in a carefully worded summit statement on Thursday, but even before it was issued Beijing voiced frustration with countries outside the region "interfering" in tussles over the strategic waterway.

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U.S. weighs dangers, benefits of naming Russia in cyber hack

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U.S. weighs dangers, benefits of naming Russia in cyber hack

Wary of a global confrontation with Russia, U.S. President Barack Obama must carefully weigh how to respond to what security experts believe was Moscow's involvement in the hacking of Democratic Party organizations, U.S. officials said.

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Woman caught trafficking heroin at HCM City airport

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Woman caught trafficking heroin at HCM City airport

A Vietnamese-Australian woman was arrested at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCM City on July 24 while found to attempt to transport five kilos of heroin to Australia.

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Philippines’ firebrand leader treads carefully on sea ruling

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Philippines’ firebrand leader treads carefully on sea ruling

Despite dealing China a stunning setback over his country’s competing claims in the South China Sea, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has stuck to his pledge to not "flaunt or taunt" the international court ruling.

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Provinces urged to carefully assess FDI projects before licensing

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Provinces urged to carefully assess FDI projects before licensing

The recent decision by Binh Dinh Province to cancel the license for a long-delayed trucks parts plant has flagged the need to carefully assess FDI projects before licensing them.

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Taiwanese firm proposes to invest US$2.5 billion in Vung Ang EZ

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Taiwanese firm proposes to invest US$2.5 billion in Vung Ang EZ

The central province of Ha Tinh People’s Committee has assigned authorized agencies to carefully study a proposal by Taiwanese Wei Yu Engineering Co., Ltd to invest US$2.5 billion in Vung Ang Economic Zone.

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Vietnam cautious about timing of state holdings sales: official

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Vietnam cautious about timing of state holdings sales: official

The government will continue selling its holdings in state-owned enterprises this year, but the timing of the divestments will be carefully determined, a Ministry of Finance official said.

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Russian crude oil imports not on refinery’s wishlist

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Russian crude oil imports not on refinery’s wishlist

Russia is looking to expand its crude oil exports to ASEAN countries – including Cambodia – despite the Kingdom being years away from having refinery capabilities.

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Official goes to high places with a borrowed diploma

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Báo Dân Trí English 8 month(s) ago

Official goes to high places with a borrowed diploma

Fake certificates are not rare in Vietnam, in fact, the forgery market is so rampant that one official with a borrowed diploma to ascend the career ladder claimed that he thought it was no big deal.

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