Amazon reports a $57m loss in the first quarter

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Amazon reports a $57m loss in the first quarter

Technology giant Amazon has reported a loss of $57m (£38m) in the first quarter of 2015 and has also given more detail about the performance of its web services business.

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Public holidays are not affecting Vietnam's economic growth: official

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The number of public holidays in Vietnam is lower than those in other Asian countries, an official has said, rejecting claims that too many breaks during the year have hurt the country's economic growth.

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'Dozens killed' in rebel-IS clashes near Damascus

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'Dozens killed' in rebel-IS clashes near Damascus

At least 42 fighters were killed in 24 hours of fierce fighting between Islamist rebels and the Islamic State group in Syria's Damascus province, a monitoring group said Wednesday.

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Photos: Free entry at Hanoi Water Park causes chaos

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Photos: Free entry at Hanoi Water Park causes chaos

VietNamNet Bridge – The West Lake Water Park in Hanoi opened for free for about two hours on Sunday morning (April 19) and this was the most crowded day in its history.

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Mong Cai border gate to stay open longer

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VietnamPlus English 6 day(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has approved the extension of customs clearance working hours at the Mong Cai border gate with China to facilitate cross-border travel and trade.

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Submarine power cable comes to HCM City’s island commune

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Submarine power cable comes to HCM City’s island commune

A 22 kilovolt submarine power cable was inaugurated in Ho Chi Minh City on April 17, formally connecting Thach An island commune in Can Gio district to the national power grid.

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Submarine power cable comes to HCM City’s island commune

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Submarine power cable comes to HCM City’s island commune

A 22 kilovolt submarine power cable was inaugurated in Ho Chi Minh City on April 17, formally connecting Thach An island commune in Can Gio district to the national power grid.

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Beggar's chicken: An unforgettable dish in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

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Beggar's chicken: An unforgettable dish in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta

Wrapped in a thick layer of clay and baked over a charcoal fire for one to two hours, beggar’s chicken tastes good enough to satisfy even the most demanding palate.

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Pilots on missing fighter jets unaccounted for

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VietnamPlus English 1 week(s) ago

Two pilots on fighter planes confirmed missing during a training session near Phu Quy Island in central Binh Thuan province on April 16 remained unaccounted for.

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Provider slashes charges for airport sleep pod service

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Provider slashes charges for airport sleep pod service

The provider of the sleep pod service at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi decided to lower its charges on April 15, according to newswire Vietnamplus.

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As they all say, there is no such thing as a free lunch!

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Last week, Viet Nam News asked readers if they liked free food. We also asked them what they thought about the fact that thousands of people, including parents and children, queued up for more than three hours under a harsh sun in HCM City recently for free McDonald's food.

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Vietnamese fighter jets, pilots reported missing in Ninh Thuan

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Two fighter planes and their pilots were confirmed missing during a training session near Phu Quy Island in Binh Thuan Province yesterday.

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Provider slashes charges for Vietnam’s first-ever airport sleep pod service

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Provider slashes charges for Vietnam’s first-ever airport sleep pod service

The provider of the sleep pod service at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi decided to lower its charges on Wednesday, according to newswire Vietnamplus.

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Workshop ablaze

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VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Workshop ablaze

A fire broke out yesterday at Tan Thuan Processing Zone in District 7, HCM City. An initial report said the fire started in the main Hoang Viet Company workshop, which is located in the zone. Firefighters extinguished the blaze in four hours. It destroyed a 1,500sq.m warehouse inside the workshop.

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American War veterans recall final hours of the fall of Sai Gon

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VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

A special event revisiting and examining the role of "the Headquarters" of the 1975 Spring General Offensive and Uprisings took place yesterday in Ha Noi to mark the 40th anniversary of the Liberation of South Viet Nam and National Unification Day.

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