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South China Sea dispute escalates over oil rig (video)video

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Vietnam warned China that it would take all necessary measures to defend its interests in the South China Sea if Beijing does not remove...
Vietnam wants TPP talks concluded ‘as soon as possible’

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Vietnam is eager to step up coordination with Brunei, Malaysia and Singapore to conclude the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations as soon as possible, the...
Smart water management needed for Asian cities

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Key to the success of Asia's megacities will be smart urban water management, Lisa Hook, a senior program officer for The Asia Foundation’s Environment...
Study: Dubai has ‘real estate X-factor’

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Seven cities in East and South Asia, the Middle East and Australia - including Dubai - make up more than half of ‘World City...
Russia expects Vietnam to soon join customs union

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Russia expects Vietnam to soon join the customs union of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia as negotiations on the free trade agreement between the union...
Vietnam’s largest software maker expands abroad

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FPT Corp., Vietnam’s largest publicly traded telecommunications and software company, aims to complete two takeovers this year as it seeks to boost international sales,...
Vietnam may allow foreigners to build houses

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The Vietnam government considers to include in its new real estate law a provision that foreign institutions are allowed to build houses for lease...
Foreign garment investments flow into Vietnam

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Many large foreign firms have entered Vietnam's garment and textile sector with an eye on export opportunities the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) is expected to...
UK’s Canary Wharf to build HCMC business district

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The UK will help Ho Chi Minh City develop a new central business district, local media reported on February 28. David Puttnam, the UK's...
Vietnam to build aerospace center

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Vietnam is carrying on with plans to build its own aerospace center which would serve as the “launching pad” for the Vietnam’s aerospace industry. Clear...
Vietnam’s beer market foaming up

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While many businesses have been forced to cut production or even shut down over the economic turbulence, Vietnam's beer making industry has continued to...
Vietnam starts building its longest sea bridge

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Vietnam's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on February 15 gave the order to start the construction of a bridge connecting Tan Vu and Cat...
iPhone with Flappy Bird app reaches $99,900 on eBay

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Over the weekend, the Vietnamese creator of the wildly popular Flappy Bird app called it quits, yanked the app from Apple’s iTunes and Google...
Vietnam’s state-owned firms in IPO drive

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Vietnam is planning a number of initial public offerings (IPOs) for the country's largest state-owned enterprises in 2014, as the government seeks to restructure...
Vietnam workers riot at Samsung factory (video)video

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Violent clashes erupted on January 9 at the construction site of a Samsung factory in Vietnam's northern Thai Nguyen province, drawing participation of thousands...
Vietnam mulls tourism fee of $1 per day

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The Vietnamese government said it needs more money to promote tourism and wants to charge each visitor an extra $1 per day, Thanh Nien...
Daewoo builds new city in Vietnam

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South Korean builder Daewoo Engineering & Construction Co. said on December 20 it received a $202 million order to build infrastructure and homes in...
Samsung moves factories from China to Vietnam

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Samsung Electronics, the world's largest smartphone manufacturer, is shifting factories from China to Vietnam to secure lower wages and defend profit margins as growth...