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dimanche 31 mars 2019

Vietnam to build policies for ageing population

As the world sets out an inspirational new development agenda and commits to reaching the Sustainable Development Goals, Vietnam should envision a new model that addresses demographic ageing with economic and social growth and protects the elderly population’s rights.

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vendredi 29 mars 2019

Vietnam's Bamboo Airways to buy 50 Airbus A321neo planes

Bamboo Airways will buy 50 Airbus A321Neo planes, its chairman Trinh Van Quyet said on Thursday, as the Vietnamese carrier expands and begins international flights.

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Myanmar military looking to strengthen ties with Vietnam

The Armed Forces of Myanmar wish to strengthen the friendship and comprehensive cooperation with the Vietnam People’s Army (VPA), a Myanmar military officer has said, according to a Vietnamplus report.

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U.N. rebukes Vietnam for activist arrests, executions

A U.N. human rights watchdog called on Vietnam on Thursday to stop imprisoning activists and journalists for criticising state policies and voiced concern at a “high number of death sentences and executions” imposed for lesser crimes after flawed trials.

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Vietnam Q1 GDP growth slows; smartphone slowdown weighs on exports

Vietnam’s economy grew at a slower pace in the first quarter as weakening global demand for smartphones weighed on exports, government data showed on Friday.

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mardi 26 mars 2019

5G crucial to Vietnam's development

Vietnam's deputy prime minister Vu Duc Dam has thrown his support behind the adoption of 5G in the nation, stating that 5G will be crucial to Vietnam's development.

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Public criticism pressures Vietnam to back down on new economic zones

The special zones law has been delayed until May 2019 and could be cancelled altogether, writes Tom Fawthrop

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dimanche 24 mars 2019

Record number of foreign residents due to Vietnam arrivals

A sharp increase in students and technical interns from Vietnam helped push the number of foreign residents in Japan to a record high, the Justice Ministry said March 22.

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Vietnam orders monks to stop profiting from karma rituals

Vietnamese authorities have ordered monks at a popular Buddhist pagoda to stop “soul summoning” and “bad karma eviction” ceremonies after an investigation found the rituals were a scam.

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Kronn Ventures AG to establish Vietnam's first authorized cryptocurrency exchange and lead cryptocurrency production

Linh Thanh Group, the largest distribution company in Vietnam and KRONN Ventures AG, a blockchain company from Zug, Switzerland, signed a memorandum of understanding(MOU) for the production of cryptocurrency and the establishment of cryptocurrency exchange in Vietnam. They have obtained the license for the establishment of a cryptocurrency exchange.

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vendredi 22 mars 2019

Vietnamese blogger Truong Duy Nhat, who disappeared in Thailand, imprisoned in Vietnam

Vietnamese authorities must immediately and unconditionally release detained blogger Truong Duy Nhat and allow him to travel freely outside of the country, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today.

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Vietnam denounces Taiwan’s live-fire drill in South China Sea

Vietnam has denounced Taiwan's live-fire drill plan near Itu Aba Island in the Spratly (Truong Sa) Archipelago as a serious violation of its sovereignty.

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Vietnam protests to China over South China Sea boat sinking

Vietnam has lodged an official protest with China following the sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat which was being chased by a Chinese maritime surveillance vessel in the disputed South China Sea, Vietnam said late on Thursday.

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Vietnam's last public letter writer, 'a witness of Saigon'

Tourists flock to Saigon Central Post Office to meet Duong Van Ngo, who spent decades translating people's sentiments.

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jeudi 21 mars 2019

Vietnam is the 94th happiest country in the world

Vietnam ranks 94 out of 156 countries in terms of happiness, compared to the 95th last year, said a report released Wednesday.

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Debt and inefficiencies come with Chinese infrastructural investments in Vietnam

Hanoi's priorities include a North-South Highway with a 118 trillion đồng (US$ 5.3 billion) price tag, with less than half from China.

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Vietnam is the region’s fintech hub

Vietnam’s strong economic growth in recent years has led to the flourishing of the nation’s digital economy.

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In Vietnam, capitalism creeps up on communism

There's a reason President Donald Trump agreed on this former enemy of the United States for the location of his summit last month with North Korean strongman Kim Jong Un.

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mercredi 20 mars 2019

Vietnam dissident jailed for 'reactionary' Facebook posts

A Vietnamese activist was sentenced on Wednesday to two years in prison for "abusing democratic freedoms" in the conservative communist state that has seen an uptick in dissident detentions under a hardline leadership.

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Outrage in Vietnam over $8 fine for elevator sexual assault

Vietnamese citizens were outraged after a man was fined $8 for forcibly kissing a woman in an elevator, a rare public outburst in a country where sexual assault is scarcely spoken about openly.

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Vietnam hikes retail electricity prices by 8.36 pct

Vietnam has raised its retail electricity prices by 8.36 percent to an average of 1,864.4 dong ($0.0804) per kilowatt hour, the Ministry of Industry and Trade said on Wednesday.

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lundi 18 mars 2019

Tourists in Con Dao island to pay fee for preservation activities

Special fees for preservation activities can be collected from visitors to Con Dao Island in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau, said Director of the provincial Department of Tourism Trinh Hang yesterday.

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dimanche 17 mars 2019

Vietnam revs up for Formula 1 debut

Vietnam will be the latest Asian nation to host a Grand Prix auto race, though history shows success is not assured in the region

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Under Vietnam’s new cybersecurity law, U.S. tech giants face stricter censorship

When Vietnam’s government took offense at a game on Google’s app store in which a player could battle characters named after the country’s political figures, the tech behemoth caved.

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vendredi 15 mars 2019

Vietnam: 6 activists headed to prison

Six Vietnamese activists and bloggers are facing long prison sentences for their peaceful opposition, Human Rights Watch said today.

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jeudi 14 mars 2019

Could Vietnam have avoided the 1979 war with China ?

Vietnam’s missed opportunity to normalize relations with the US paved the way for China’s 1979 invasion.

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Vietnam asks Malaysia to free woman accused in Kim Jong Nam death

Foreign minister asks Malaysia to release Vietnamese citizen Doan Thi Huong ahead of Thursday's court hearing.

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mercredi 13 mars 2019

Vietnam's elephant festival draws cheers and critics

Mahout Y Hoi Bya sits atop his elephant, whacking him with a large stick to urge him toward the finish line at the Buon Don race in Vietnam's central highlands.

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Vietnam’s communist party ousts historian who criticized its China policy

A prominent Vietnamese historian who criticized his government for not doing more to challenge Beijing’s territorial claims in the South China Sea has been ousted from Vietnam’s ruling Communist Party over comments he made on Facebook.

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lundi 11 mars 2019

European Parliament to vote on timber legality agreement with Vietnam

The European Parliament begins debate March 11 on a resolution to consent to the recently signed Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) with Vietnam on the trade of timber and timber products from the Southeast Asian country.

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