Zika virus scare spreads as Brazil gears up for Carnival, Olympics

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Zika virus scare spreads as Brazil gears up for Carnival, Olympics

Olympic and tourism officials in Brazil downplayed risks for foreign visitors from the mosquito-borne Zika virus on Monday, even as the health ministry warned pregnant women to consult doctors before visiting the country amid a widening scare.

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A world divided: Elites descend on Swiss Alps amid rising inequality

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A world divided: Elites descend on Swiss Alps amid rising inequality

Politicians and business leaders gathering in the Swiss Alps this week face an increasingly divided world, with the poor falling further behind the super-rich and political fissures in the United States, Europe and the Middle East running deeper than at any time in decades.

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Vietnam’s economy on path to speedy recovery

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VOV News English 5 month(s) ago

Vietnam’s economy on path to speedy recovery

Vietnam's economy this year bounced back and exceeded expectations with the GDP growth rate reaching an estimated 6.7%- the highest rate in five years.

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Vietnam, Russian firms to expand ties

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Vietnam, Russian firms to expand ties

Besides traditional co-operation areas, Vietnamese and Russian businesses should take initiative in widening their relations, vice chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Hoang Quang Phong told a business conference held yesterday in Hanoi.

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Price of Japanese sweet potatoes goes up

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Price of Japanese sweet potatoes goes up

Price of Japanese purple sweet potatoes grown in the Mekong delta provinces has surged lately because of increased demand of export to China.

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Vietnam's dong falls a sixth week as Fed rate hike draws near

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Vietnam’s dong fell for a sixth week, the longest run of declines since April, after the U.S. signaled it’s close to raising interest rates just as sentiment toward the currency deteriorates amid widening deficits.

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VW scandal spreads to gasoline-powered cars

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Báo Thanh Niên English 7 month(s) ago

The Volkswagen scandal is widening as the company says it has found faulty emissions readings for the first time in gasoline-powered cars. Meanwhile, its Porsche unit is halting some sales of models criticized by U.S. regulators. Bloomberg's Hans Nichols reports on "Countdown."

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Hanoi pavements being consumed by road-widening

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Hanoi pavements being consumed by road-widening

Road-widening in Hanoi will consume some pavements and grassy strips to give more space for vehicles and reduce congestion.

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OPEC nations plan to join UN climate drive

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VOV News English 7 month(s) ago

OPEC nations plan to join UN climate drive

OPEC members Iran and Saudi Arabia, the top greenhouse gas emitters yet to submit national strategies for tackling climate change, say they will do so before a UN summit in December in a sign of widening participation even by oil producers.

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VN to give poor people more say in poverty policymaking

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VN to give poor people more say in poverty policymaking

Viet Nam is widening its approaches to dealing with poverty, the Minister of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA,) Pham Thi Hai Chuyen, said yesterday.

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Seminar focuses on fixing Vietnam, RoK trade deficit

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Seminar focuses on fixing Vietnam, RoK trade deficit

(VOV) - A seminar on October 15 was convened in Ho Chi Minh City to develop a strategy and evaluate potential solutions to Vietnam’s looming trade deficit with the Republic of Korea (RoK).

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Sponsors pressure FIFA head to quit

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Báo Thanh Niên English 8 month(s) ago

FIFA chief Sepp Blatter is under pressure from major sponsors to step down over a widening bribery and corruption scandal.

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Trade deficit with China grows wider

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VietnamNet English 9 month(s) ago

Trade deficit with China grows wider

The Ministry of Industry and Trade announced that Viet Nam's trade deficit with China continued to grow, presently at US$22.3 billion, and with another quarter of the year left to go.

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Thai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probe

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Thai police seek 2 new suspects in Bangkok bombing probe

Thai police issued two new arrest warrants and released images Monday of more suspects, a Thai woman and a foreign man of unknown nationality, in the widening investigation into Bangkok's deadly bombing two weeks ago.

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How much value will the dong lose this year?

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How much value will the dong lose this year?

VietNamNet Bridge - Some international institutions have predicted that the dong will depreciate by 5 percent this year, while economists have urged the government to devalue the currency by more than 10 percent.

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