Tech In Asia closes Vietnamese site 9 months after launch

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Tech In Asia closes Vietnamese site 9 months after launch

Tech In Asia has shut down its Vietnamese version and is merging it with the main English-language website in order to “focus on other aspects of Vietnam.”

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National conference on “The value of the ASEAN Socio-cultural community”

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National conference on “The value of the ASEAN Socio-cultural community”

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Welfare organised a national conference on “The value of the ASEAN Socio-Cultural Community (ASCC)” on September 17, in preparation of the establishment of the ASEAN Community (AC) in 2015.

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Damaged cable slows internet

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Damaged cable slows internet

Vietnam has lost about 40 percent of its internet connectivity since a submarine cable between Vietnam and the United States was sliced open on September 15.

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Fiber-optical undersea cable breaks again, internet service remains stable

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Fiber-optical undersea cable breaks again, internet service remains stable

VietNamNet Bridge – The Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group (VNPT) said that at 11.26pm on September 15, the AAG international fiber-optic cable system from Vietnam to Hong Kong and the United States broke. The incident occurred in the waters near Hong Kong (China).

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Vietnam sandwiches now available at US fast-food chain

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Vietnam sandwiches now available at US fast-food chain

VietNamNet Bridge - Yum! Brands, the parent company of KFC and Pizza Hut fast-food chains, last week opened its first Vietnamese sandwich shop, the Banh shop, in Dallas, Texas in the US.

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Fibre cable damage slows internet speeds again

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Fibre cable damage slows internet speeds again

(VOV) - Internet speeds in Vietnam are for the second time in the past three months, severely disrupted as a result of a cut to the Asia-America Gateway (AAG) undersea cable system.

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300 Vietnam addicts escape rehab, head for downtown Hai Phong

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300 Vietnam addicts escape rehab, head for downtown Hai Phong

More than 300 inmates at a drug rehabilitation center in Hai Phong City struck down its gates and escaped Sunday, local authorities said. Photo: Le Tan

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Japanese tourists growing bored of Vietnam hub: tour rep

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Japanese tourists growing bored of Vietnam hub: tour rep

Ho Chi Minh City has lost its charm for Japanese travelers, a tourism official said last week during the city's annual International Tourism Fair.

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ASEAN defines goals for post-2015 competition

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VietnamPlus English 3 day(s) ago

ASEAN defines goals for post-2015 competition

The ASEAN Experts Group on Competition (AEGC) held a meeting at the ASEAN Secretariat in Jakarta on September 9-10 to develop a joint vision and strategic plan for post-2015 competition.

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Photo contest marks 20th anniversary of UNESCO recognition of Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay

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Photo contest marks 20th anniversary of UNESCO recognition of Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay

Vietnamese citizens at home and abroad and expats in Vietnam are all welcome to take part in a photo competition to commemorate the 20th anniversary of UNESCO recognition bestowed on Ha Long Bay in northern Quang Ninh Province.

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Project MORE helps Vietnam overcome war aftermath

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Project MORE helps Vietnam overcome war aftermath

(VOV) - Vietnam is trying its best to overcome the consequences of post-war bombs and mines, for a peaceful life of its people – and actively supports Project MORE and its goal to form a generation of people free from misery.

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South East Asia’s economies grow at lower pace

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South East Asia’s economies grow at lower pace

The Kuala Lumpur-based RHB Research Institute has lowered its economic forecast for the ASEAN-5, comprising of Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Singapore and the Philippines, from 4.7 percent to 4.3 percent in 2014.

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Western lobbyists bring a gentler touch to shape Asia financial reforms

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Asia is proving new and fertile ground for Western lobbyists and public affairs consultancies who are helping shape post-crisis financial reforms in a region where regulators traditionally operate behind closed doors.

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Thailand retailer eyes bigger plans in Vietnam

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Thailand retailer eyes bigger plans in Vietnam

Thailand-based Berli Jucker Plc (BJC) has announced an ambitious plan to expand in Vietnam through 2018 after spending 655 million euros (US$860.56 million) to acquire the Vietnamese unit of Germany-based retailing chain Metro Cash & Carry last month.

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Thailand hopes to sell more rice to neighbour countries

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Thailand hopes to sell more rice to neighbour countries

The Thai government has approved a three-year plan under a new memorandum of understanding (MOU) to sell one million tonnes of rice annually to the Philippines from 2014-16, according to Bangkok Post newspaper.

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