World Bank trims 2016, 2017 East Asia growth forecasts, cites risks to outlook

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 3 week(s) ago 1 related news

World Bank trims 2016, 2017 East Asia growth forecasts, cites risks to outlook

SINGAPORE, April 11 - The World Bank trimmed its 2016 and 2017 economic growth forecasts for developing East Asia and Pacific, and said the outlook was clouded by risks such as uncertainty over China's growth prospects, financial market volatility and further falls in commodity prices.

Keywords: 

Philip Morris tax case still clouded in uncertainty

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 4 month(s) ago

Philip Morris tax case still clouded in uncertainty

The five-year dispute between Philip Morris Vietnam S.A and Vietnamese tax authorities over a US$4.8 million tax arrears obligation is boiling up, with the tobacco giant taking legal action against Vietnam’s tax agency.

Keywords: 

Security concerns hang over Asia-Pacific summit as leaders arrive

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 month(s) ago 3 related news

Security concerns hang over Asia-Pacific summit as leaders arrive

U.S. President Barack Obama and other world leaders arrived in Manila on Tuesday for the first of two regional summits that were supposed to bolster trade and security ties but have been clouded by the Islamic State threat half a world away.

Keywords: 

Obama arrives in Manila for APEC summit, bilateral meetings

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 6 month(s) ago 3 related news

Obama arrives in Manila for APEC summit, bilateral meetings

U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Manila on Tuesday for the first of back-to-back Asia-Pacific summits that were supposed to be a chance for the United States to reinforce trade and security ties with the economically dynamic region but which are now clouded by the Islamic State threat half a world away.

Keywords: 

Obama, Netanyahu at White House seek to mend US-Israel ties

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 6 month(s) ago 1 related news

Obama, Netanyahu at White House seek to mend US-Israel ties

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu assured US President Barack Obama on November 9 that he remained committed to a two state solution to the Israeli Palestinian conflict as they sought to mend ties strained by acrimony over Middle East diplomacy and Iran.

Keywords: 

Vietnam’s economy improves in 2015, but worries linger: report

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 7 month(s) ago

Vietnam’s economy improves in 2015, but worries linger: report

Vietnam’s economy has made considerable improvement in 2015 but the overall picture is still clouded by concerns, the Economic Committee under the lawmaking National Assembly said in a report.

Keywords: 

Malaysia PM urges Indonesia to tackle fires, haze drifts to Thai sky

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 7 month(s) ago

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak has called on Indonesia to take action against people setting fires that have caused choking smoke to drift across the region, with the sky over southern Thailand the latest to be clouded by the pollution.

Keywords: 

World Bank trims 2015, 2016 East Asia forecasts, cites China, US rate risks

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 7 month(s) ago 1 duplicate news 1 related news

World Bank trims 2015, 2016 East Asia forecasts, cites China, US rate risks

The World Bank cut its 2015 and 2016 growth forecasts for developing East Asia and Pacific, and said the outlook was clouded by the risk of a sharp slowdown in China and possible spillovers from expected increases in U.S. interest rates.

Keywords: 

China's Xi arrives in Washington for first US state visit

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 8 month(s) ago

China's Xi arrives in Washington for first US state visit

Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Washington on September 24 for a state visit and talks with President Barack Obama that are expected to be clouded by differences over alleged Chinese cyber spying, Beijing's economic policies and territorial disputes in the East Sea.

Keywords: 

Baby animals delight crowds around the world

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 13 month(s) ago

A baby bear, lion cub and two clouded leopard cubs are just some of the animals new to this world... and new to this week's animal roundup.

Keywords: 

China March exports in surprise 14.6 per cent fall: govt

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 13 month(s) ago 1 related news

China's exports suffered an unexpected 14.6 per cent fall on-year in March to 886.83 billion yuan (about US$143 billion), the government said on Monday, a further sign of weakness in the world's second-largest economy.

Keywords: 

Global tech spending sputters amid economic woes

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 17 month(s) ago

Global tech spending sputters amid economic woes

The outlook for global technology spending is uncertain, with turbulent economic conditions making a forecast difficult.

Keywords: 

Google Glass future clouded as some early believers lose faith

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 19 month(s) ago

Google Glass future clouded as some early believers lose faith

After two years of popping up at high-profile events sporting Google Glass, the gadget that transforms eyeglasses into spy-movie worthy technology, Google co-founder Sergey Brin sauntered bare-faced into a Silicon Valley red-carpet event on Sunday.

Keywords: 

Ukraine leader sees end to war, eyes EU membership by 2020

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 21 month(s) ago 2 related news

Ukraine leader sees end to war, eyes EU membership by 2020

President Petro Poroshenko's upbeat message was clouded by new deadly clashes and a defiant decision by guerrillas to hold independent elections on November 2.

Keywords: 

Police rescue 500 wild animals in Vietnam hub

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 26 month(s) ago

Police rescue 500 wild animals in Vietnam hub

Environmental police in Ho Chi Minh City have seized nearly 500 rare and precious wild animals from an illegal wildlife trading farm in Cu Chi District.

Keywords: 

Top page