Vietnam Home Vietnam and Asia Latest News - Posts.ASIA - uGroup (tm) http://posts.asia/component/content/frontpage.html Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:15:09 +0000 Biz.VN GNU/GPL Core System en-gb Metropole puts on vegetarian buffet program http://posts.asia/explore-vietnam/cuisine/306672-metropole-puts-on-vegetarian-buffet-program.html http://posts.asia/explore-vietnam/cuisine/306672-metropole-puts-on-vegetarian-buffet-program.html

The Metropole Wedding and Convention Center is offering a signature vegetarian buffet program called “Saigon – Vegetarian Dishes,” which has been familiar with those Saigonese preferring tantalizing vegetarian buffets over the past 17 years.

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]]> trangdnp@it.vn (Trang Xinh ) frontpage Thu, 24 Aug 2017 01:10:09 +0000 Enrollment declines at pedagogy schools, education reform in danger http://posts.asia/science-and-education/more-education/306592-enrollment-declines-at-pedagogy-schools-education-reform-in-danger.html http://posts.asia/science-and-education/more-education/306592-enrollment-declines-at-pedagogy-schools-education-reform-in-danger.html
Even after accepting students with low entrance exam scores, pedagogical schools are continuing to see a drop in enrollment.

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loandnp@it.vn (Loan Kute) frontpage Wed, 23 Aug 2017 07:10:00 +0000
Stocks plunge as investors worry http://posts.asia/economy/stocks/306591-stocks-plunge-as-investors-worry.html http://posts.asia/economy/stocks/306591-stocks-plunge-as-investors-worry.html

Việt Nam’s benchmark VN Index extended its loss for a second straight session on Tuesday as investors remained pessimistic over trading conditions.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Wed, 23 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0000
APEC eyes improvement to regulatory practices http://posts.asia/economy/general/306588-apec-eyes-improvement-to-regulatory-practices.html http://posts.asia/economy/general/306588-apec-eyes-improvement-to-regulatory-practices.html

Fifty delegates from APEC member-economies took part in a workshop on Traffic Light Score Methodology that began in HCM City yesterday.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Wed, 23 Aug 2017 01:00:00 +0000
Eco-resort project commences construction http://posts.asia/economy/business/306580-eco-resort-project-commences-construction.html http://posts.asia/economy/business/306580-eco-resort-project-commences-construction.html

The ancient city began construction of the Cồn Bắp Eco- Resort in Cẩm Nam commune on an area of 27.49ha with total investment of 950 billion (US$42 million).

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 20:00:00 +0000
Nam secures Việt Nam’s first gymnastics gold http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/more-sports/306563-nam-secures-vit-nams-first-gymnastics-gold.html http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/more-sports/306563-nam-secures-vit-nams-first-gymnastics-gold.html

Gymnast Đặng Nam defended his title in the men’s rings event at the 29th Southeast Asian Games on Tuesday morning.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:07:02 +0000
Country records $2.45 billion trade deficit by mid-August http://posts.asia/economy/general/306566-country-records-245-billion-trade-deficit-by-mid-august.html http://posts.asia/economy/general/306566-country-records-245-billion-trade-deficit-by-mid-august.html

The latest addition has brought the country’s total trade deficit from the start of the year to mid-August to around US$2.45 billion, equivalent to 2 per cent of the total import-export turnover.

 

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 16:00:00 +0000
Quảng Bình hires int’l consultant for developing its master plan http://posts.asia/economy/business/306545-qung-binh-hires-intl-consultant-for-developing-its-master-plan.html http://posts.asia/economy/business/306545-qung-binh-hires-intl-consultant-for-developing-its-master-plan.html

Quảng Bình Province on Monday signed a consultancy contract with the McKinsey & Company Việt Nam for developing its socio-economic development master plan by 2030 with vision to 2050.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 12:00:00 +0000
MPI proposes big breaks for special economic zones http://posts.asia/economy/policies/306523-mpi-proposes-big-breaks-for-special-economic-zones.html http://posts.asia/economy/policies/306523-mpi-proposes-big-breaks-for-special-economic-zones.html

The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) has proposed major incentives including prolonged income tax exemptions for businesses and individuals working in special economic zones in three provinces.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000
Gov’t looks to cut special inspections red tape http://posts.asia/economy/general/306524-govt-looks-to-cut-special-inspections-red-tape.html http://posts.asia/economy/general/306524-govt-looks-to-cut-special-inspections-red-tape.html

Local enterprises have to spend around 28.6 million of working days equivalent to VNĐ14.3 trillion (US$636 million) a year to complete administrative procedures for special check-ups, said Mai Tiến Dũng, minister and chairman of the Government Office.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000
APEC discusses reforms to investment climate http://posts.asia/economy/general/306551-apec-discusses-reforms-to-investment-climate.html http://posts.asia/economy/general/306551-apec-discusses-reforms-to-investment-climate.html

Promoting trade and investment and reforming the investment climate in APEC member economies were discussed at the Investment Experts’ Group (IEG) meeting held in HCM City yesterday as part of the ongoing third APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting and related meetings.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000
Karate athletes seek gold medals at SEA Games http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/more-sports/306519-karate-athletes-seek-gold-medals-at-sea-games.html http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/more-sports/306519-karate-athletes-seek-gold-medals-at-sea-games.html

 

Karate is back in the SEA Games this August, following its absence for two years after Singapore.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000
Pork in grapefruit leaves: a Mường delicacy http://posts.asia/explore-vietnam/cuisine/306520-pork-in-grapefruit-leaves-a-mng-delicacy.html http://posts.asia/explore-vietnam/cuisine/306520-pork-in-grapefruit-leaves-a-mng-delicacy.html

Many people are familiar with grilled pork, but far fewer have ever tasted grilled pork wrapped in grapefruit leaves. The dish is even unfamiliar to many food connoisseurs in Việt Nam, But not for the Mường ethnic group in Hòa Bình Province, the third largest among Việt Nam’s 53 minority groups.

 

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trangdnp@it.vn (Trang Xinh ) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000
Belgian biscuit maker recalls products amid contaminated eggs scare http://posts.asia/world-and-region/more-world/306557-belgian-biscuit-maker-recalls-products-amid-contaminated-eggs-scare.html http://posts.asia/world-and-region/more-world/306557-belgian-biscuit-maker-recalls-products-amid-contaminated-eggs-scare.html
Belgian biscuit maker Lotus Bakeries said it had recalled some of its products in Belgium as they could contain eggs that were contaminated with insecticide fipronil.

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trangdnp@it.vn (Trang Xinh ) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 02:45:51 +0000
Gov’t urges mobilisation of idle gold http://posts.asia/economy/business/306506-govt-urges-mobilisation-of-idle-gold.html http://posts.asia/economy/business/306506-govt-urges-mobilisation-of-idle-gold.html

The Government Office last week sent a written document to the central bank governor, referring to the mobilisation of idle gold and foreign currency sources from the people.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Tue, 22 Aug 2017 01:00:00 +0000
Viên wins gold, sets record at SEA Games http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/celebreties/306501-vien-wins-gold-sets-record-at-sea-games.html http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/celebreties/306501-vien-wins-gold-sets-record-at-sea-games.html

Nguyễn Thị Ánh Viên won the first gold medal and set a new record at the Malaysian 29th Southeast Asian Games yesterday.

 

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loandnp@it.vn (Loan Kute) frontpage Mon, 21 Aug 2017 22:40:00 +0000
Deputy PM demands tax hike reviews, experts beg to differ http://posts.asia/economy/policies/306445-deputy-pm-demands-tax-hike-reviews-experts-beg-to-differ.html http://posts.asia/economy/policies/306445-deputy-pm-demands-tax-hike-reviews-experts-beg-to-differ.html

In a recently released conclusion to a meeting on tax law adjustments, Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ asked that the Ministry of Finance’s (MoF) controversial new amendment drafts to tax laws be adjusted to meet both the national growth plan and the current economic climate.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000
Market analysts remain vigilant on market outlook http://posts.asia/economy/stocks/306446-market-analysts-remain-vigilant-on-market-outlook.html http://posts.asia/economy/stocks/306446-market-analysts-remain-vigilant-on-market-outlook.html

Stock analysts remain cautious on the market outlook this week in the context of a deficiency in supporting information as well as the weakening participation of foreign traders.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000
Liêm fifth at Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz tourney http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/more-sports/306430-liem-fifth-at-saint-louis-rapid-and-blitz-tourney.html http://posts.asia/sports-and-entertainment/more-sports/306430-liem-fifth-at-saint-louis-rapid-and-blitz-tourney.html

Vietnamese Grandmaster Lê Quang Liêm finished joint fifth in the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz tournament, the newest stop on the 2017 Grand Chess Tour in the US on Saturday.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Mon, 21 Aug 2017 07:00:00 +0000
Low-interest bank loans expected at year-end http://posts.asia/economy/finance/306409-low-interest-bank-loans-expected-at-year-end.html http://posts.asia/economy/finance/306409-low-interest-bank-loans-expected-at-year-end.html
Analysts believe that banks at year-end will ease interest rates, which will make loans more accessible for businesses.

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Mon, 21 Aug 2017 02:00:00 +0000
TTC signs sugar MOU http://posts.asia/economy/general/306419-ttc-signs-sugar-mou.html http://posts.asia/economy/general/306419-ttc-signs-sugar-mou.html

The TTC Group on August 18 signed a memorandum of understanding with two prestigious international organisations in the sugar industry, Mitr Phol Group (Thailand) and Vasantdada Sugar Institute (India).

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:00:00 +0000
Petrol prices increased to VNĐ17,486 per litre http://posts.asia/economy/market/306416-petrol-prices-increased-to-vn17486-per-litre.html http://posts.asia/economy/market/306416-petrol-prices-increased-to-vn17486-per-litre.html

The domestic retail price of RON 92 petroleum increased by VNĐ461 to trade at a maximum of VNĐ17,486 (77 US cents) per litre, as of 3pm on Saturday.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:00:00 +0000
APEC members call for new competition provisions in FTAs, EPAs http://posts.asia/economy/general/306383-apec-members-call-for-new-competition-provisions-in-ftas-epas.html http://posts.asia/economy/general/306383-apec-members-call-for-new-competition-provisions-in-ftas-epas.html

Amending provisions on competition policy in free trade agreements (FTAs) and economic partnership agreements (EPAs) should be a top priority, participants said at the first working day of APEC’s Committee on Trade and Investment (CTI) at the third Senior Officials Meeting (SOM 3) now being held in HCM City.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:30:00 +0000
Higher second home tax to pose challenges http://posts.asia/economy/realestate/306373-higher-second-home-tax-to-pose-challenges.html http://posts.asia/economy/realestate/306373-higher-second-home-tax-to-pose-challenges.html

The Ministry of Finance (MoF)’s proposal to tax second and additional homes to restrict property speculation and oversupply would face challenges, experts have said.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:20:51 +0000
Đồng Nai halts construction licensing http://posts.asia/economy/general/306359-ng-nai-halts-construction-licensing.html http://posts.asia/economy/general/306359-ng-nai-halts-construction-licensing.html

The People’s Committee of Đồng Nai Province has suspended the licensing of construction projects in residential areas around the planned Long Thành International Airport in an effort to prevent speculation and higher land prices.

 

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lytran@it.vn (Ly Tran) frontpage Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:00:00 +0000