Vietnam's 2016 drought-hit rice output to fall 1.5 percent: government official

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Vietnam's 2016 drought-hit rice output to fall 1.5 percent: government official

Vietnam's rice paddy output will likely fall this year for the first time since 2005 following the worst drought in 90 years, but the decline will be limited as farmers expand planting in the current and final crops, a government official said.

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After a heart attack, people more likely to take statins as directed

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People may do a better job of following doctors' orders to take statin drugs - prescribed to protect against cardiac problems - after they wind up hospitalized for a heart attack, a large study suggests.

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Rodrigo Duterte proclaimed Philippine President

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Rodrigo Duterte proclaimed Philippine President

On May 30, the Philippine parliament proclaimed Rodrigo Duterte the next president following his landslide win at the national election held on May 9.

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Reconciliation paves the way for partnership

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Reconciliation paves the way for partnership

At a press briefing following bilateral talks with US President Barack Obama on July 7, 2015, Vietnam Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong stated that it is rare for two nations to change from former enemies to become friends, partners, and even comprehensive partners after only 20 years of diplomatic relations, as the US and Vietnam have done. The two nations “have been able to rise above the past to overcome differences, to promote our shared interests, and look towards...

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Solid prospects lie in wood exports to the US

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Solid prospects lie in wood exports to the US

The US is currently Vietnam’s largest export market for timber and wooden furniture, generating $2.64 billion in export value in 2015, which accounted for nearly 39 per cent of Vietnam’s total export value for this sector. Industry experts predict that this figure will double following the enforcement of the landmark Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement.

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Civil servants base salary up 5%

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Civil servants base salary up 5%

The monthly base salary for civil servants, public employees and those working in the armed forces has been officially stipulated to go up by 5 per cent to VNĐ1.21 million (nearly US$54), following a newly-signed Government decree.

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Real Madrid beat city rivals Atletico on penalties to win Champions League

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Real Madrid beat city rivals Atletico on penalties to win Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo scored the decisive penalty in a 5-3 shoot-out victory after the final finished 1-1 following extra-time.

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Laotian drivers law-abiding, sympathetic in accidents: Vietnamese reporter

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Laotian drivers law-abiding, sympathetic in accidents: Vietnamese reporter

During a recent trip a Tuoi Tre (Youth) newspaper reporter gaped at two Laotian drivers reacting amazingly politely following a car crash.

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Ukraine requested to clarify raids against Vietnamese in Odessa

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Ukraine requested to clarify raids against Vietnamese in Odessa

Vietnam’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has taken urgent measures to protect the legitimate rights of the Vietnamese community in Odessa, Urkaine following the unwarranted raid and property confiscation of citizens in Lang Sen residential quarter, Grushevskogo street on May 23.

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Clarification sought for accusation of bribery between Philippine business and Vietnamese press

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Clarification sought for accusation of bribery between Philippine business and Vietnamese press

Following a recent rumor that products from the Vietnamese unit of leading Philippine food and beverage firm Universal Robina Corporation (URC) had lead content, a Facebook user has accused the firm of bribing local media, resulting in strong reaction from the accused.

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Microsoft supports NGOs to better serve community

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Microsoft supports NGOs to better serve community

Following the success of technology projects empowering communities in recent years, Microsoft Vietnam, in partnership with Information Technology and Communication Centre (Vietnet-ICT), today organised Technology for Good Day, specifically designed for NGOs with attendance of about 100 people from more than 60 NGOs in Vietnam.

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Vietnamese steel unit of Taiwan’s Formosa under scrutiny

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Vietnamese steel unit of Taiwan’s Formosa under scrutiny

The steel unit of Taiwan's Formosa Plastics Group in the north-central Vietnamese province of Ha Tinh has been placed under close scrutiny from anti-transfer pricing and tax evasion agencies, following a number of repeated tax violations.

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Vietnamese steel unit of Taiwan’s Formosa under scrutiny over systematic tax violations

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Vietnamese steel unit of Taiwan’s Formosa under scrutiny over systematic tax violations

The steel unit of Taiwan's Formosa Plastics Group in the north-central Vietnamese province of Ha Tinh has been placed under close scrutiny from anti-transfer pricing and tax evasion agencies, following a number of repeated tax violations.

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What interest do US businesses have in Vietnam?

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What interest do US businesses have in Vietnam?

The Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung talks with Dan Tri about the financial cooperation opportunities for Vietnamese and US firms following US President Obama's visit.

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Man Utd shares waver in Frankfurt as Mourinho hire expected

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Man Utd shares waver in Frankfurt as Mourinho hire expected

LONDON, May 23 - Shares in English soccer giant Manchester United wavered in volatile trading on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on Monday, following media reports that the club was set to replace its manager with former Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho.

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