France’s Alstom wins $17mn contract for Vietnam power project

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France’s Alstom wins $17mn contract for Vietnam power project

Alstom has secured a contract from the state-run Vietnamese power giant to supply electromechanical equipment, including a 75 MW turbine, to the extension project of a hydropower plant in southern Vietnam, the French firm announced Tuesday.

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Charity run to be held in District 7

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The British Business Group Vietnam will host the 14th Annual Fun Run for Charity in District 7 on September 28. The organiser expects 9,000 participants in the 4km race this year.

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Education authority issues new regulations on private tutoring

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According to the Department of Education and Training in Ho Chi Minh City’s regulation on private tutoring outside of regular school hours at the teacher’s home, public school teachers are not allowed to run extra classes at their home

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NA Chairman: Vietnam boosts ties with ASEAN community

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NA Chairman: Vietnam boosts ties with ASEAN community

Vietnam continues to deepen its solidarity and cooperation with ASEAN countries in the run up to the establishment of the ASEAN Community in late 2015, National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung said on September 16.

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Southwestern Steering Committee visits Khmer people for Sen Dolta festival

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Southwestern Steering Committee visits Khmer people for Sen Dolta festival

In the run up to the 2014 Sen Dolta festival in the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang, the Southwestern region Steering committee and provincial officials presented gifts to monks, retired officials and families of the Khmer ethnic group.

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Vietnam's Vinatex to sell stake to 2 property firms ahead of IPO

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Vietnam's Vinatex to sell stake to 2 property firms ahead of IPO

Vietnam's top textiles and garment maker, Vinatex, has been given approval to sell a combined 24 percent stake to two domestic property firms, among them Vingroup, ahead of the state-run firm's IPO next week.

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Vietnam's Vinatex says may sell 24 pct stake to 2 property firms

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Vietnam's Vinatex says may sell 24 pct stake to 2 property firms

Vietnam's top textiles and garment maker Vinatex has been given the go-ahead to sell a combined 24 percent stake to two domestic property firms, among them Vingroup, ahead of the state-run firm's IPO next week.

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China cracks down on Vietnamese bride brokers

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Chinese authorities will crack down on websites offering Vietnamese brides due to their ties to human traffickers, the state-run China Daily reported Monday.

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In photos: Vietnam students exhausted by private tutoring

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In photos: Vietnam students exhausted by private tutoring

In My Tho City in southern Vietnam, parents send their children as young as six – the age of the first grade – to private tutors as early as 5:30 am with a view to giving them an edge over their classmates.

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Hillary Clinton returns to Iowa amid speculation over 2016 bid

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Hillary Clinton makes her first public appearance in Iowa since her third-place finish during a failed presidential primary bid in 2008, amid speculation that she may be eyeing another RUN for president.

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China police detain 24 after anti-incinerator protest - newspaper

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Chinese police detained 24 people for disturbing social order during a protest on Saturday against a proposed trash incinerator in southern China, the state-run China Daily newspaper reported.

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Vietnam academic runs free library with 10k books, magazines for 10 yrs

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Vietnam academic runs free library with 10k books, magazines for 10 yrs

A quinquagenarian university lecturer has run on his own a free library with almost 10,000 books and magazines in central Vietnam for 10 years to instill a reading interest in local students and encourage needy kids to pursue their education.

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U.S. Embassy in Uganda tells citizens to seek shelter amid anti-terror operation

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The U.S. Embassy in Uganda told its citizens to seek safety on Saturday, warning that local authorities had uncovered a "terrorist cell" run by Somali militant group al Shabaab, which they believed was planning an imminent attack.

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Vietnam’s U-19 team fans damage national football office

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Vietnam’s U-19 team fans damage national football office

After they were unable to buy tickets to watch the U-19 Nutifood Cup final game today between Vietnam and Japan despite standing in line for two days, fans pushed down the wall of the Vietnam Football Federation building yesterday.

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Scots war games haunt U.K. elite bracing for referendum

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Scots war games haunt U.K. elite bracing for referendum

As Scotland stares history in the face, London’s financial guardians are preparing for their worst-case scenario.

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