The Government has so far owed localities VND1,482 billion (US$66.5 million) of reward for their good performance in new rural development program, reported the Central Committee for Emulation and Commendation at a conference in Hanoi yesterday.
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A documentary about Vietnam was aired on a French national network last week, promoting Hoi An and the Mekong Delta as well as local people’s smiles.
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Ship crews pulled more than 2,000 migrants from overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean on Friday, Italy's coastguard said, as people smugglers stepped up operations during two consecutive days of good weather.
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The International Monetary Fund said on Wednesday the U.S. economy was "overall in good shape," with growth set to regain momentum despite an overvalued dollar, but it warned that too many Americans were dropping out of the workforce or living in poverty.
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Status hungry agencies continue to plea for new cars despite billions of dong being spent, and 7,000 perfectly good vehicles remaining unused.
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Australia’s Department of Agriculture and Water Resources has certified that the Hanoi Irradiation Centre will irradiate Vietnamese lychees exported to the market.
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Acecook Vietnam and the Fouth Valley Concierge Vietnam offerred yesterday 60 scholarships worth $US 500 (equal to VND 11million) each to the students whose have got good achievements in their study & joined in actively social activities.
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The HCMC Taxation Department yesterday hosted a ceremony to praise 339 businesses and businessmen who are representatives of 1,233 companies of well paying tax obligations last year.
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The UN Development Program (UNDP) announced a partnership with startup incubator HATCH! VENTURES to facilitate innovative action by youths for social good in Vietnam.
While the arrest of Sung Bonna last week caused a stir in Cambodia’s business and real estate world, there hasn’t been a shortage of vocal Bonna supporters speaking out in the wake of the ordeal.
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