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    Saturday Jan 30 | VietNam News

    ... been nominated as the secretary of HCM City's Party Committee for the next five-year term. Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has asked relevant agencies to bolster their preparations against extreme weather like typhoons, prolonged drought and massive ...

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  2. 5th Russian-built submarine arrives in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Thanh Nein News

    ... middle this year. The six submarines are built under a US$2-billion deal signed during a Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung's visit to Russia in 2009. Editor-in-Chief: Nguyen Quang Thong 268-270 Nguyen Dinh Chieu St. , Distr. 3, HCMC, Vietnam. Tel: ...

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  3. Speech to Viet Nam – New Zealand Business Forum on TPPRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Scoop

    It is an honour to be here today. I've recently commenced in this role as New Zealand's Minister of Trade and it is great to have the opportunity to celebrate trade success so early in my tenure.

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  4. Fitch: Strong Vietnam Macro Outlook Unaffected by Leader ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Reuters

    ... Media reports have suggested that Nguyen Phu Trong was a more conservative candidate than Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung who was also considered for the post and will step down from his position later this year. Nguyen Tan Dung was seen as a ...

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  5. Four Faces to Watch as Vietnam's New Leadership Takes ShapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Bloomberg

    ... continue opening up the economy, but potentially at a slower pace than the administration of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, who retires this year. How Trong balances ties with the U.S. and China, given its territorial frictions with the latter, its ...

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  6. HRW: Obama should press Asean leaders to end repression, abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Malaysia News

    ... military coup, has presided over a relentless crackdown on peaceful dissent and assembly. Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung of Vietnam and President Choummaly Sayasone of Laos preside over one-party authoritarian states that deny basic freedoms and use ...

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  7. Vietnam ruling party boss re-elected, cements hold on powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang, front row left, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, front row third left, and Communist Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, front row third right, pose for a group photo with the Army ge... HANOI, Vietnam - Vietnam's Communist Party Wednesday re-elected its 71-year-old chief for a second term, an expected outcome that sees the conservative pro-China ideologue cementing his hold on power. The party's congress elected Nguyen Phu Trong to a 19-member Politburo, the all-powerful body that handles the day-to-day affairs of the government and the party.

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  8. Vietnamese leadership decision reflects power of faceless collective over charismaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Japan Times

    ... the country's No. 1 leader, for a second five-year term. A contender, reform-minded Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, was cut down to size and ousted from the collective leadership because he was seen by party bosses as having become too big for his ...

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  9. Analysis: Successful leader in Vietnam needs to be facelessRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | KDWN

    ... the country's No. 1 leader, for a second five-year term. A contender, reform-minded Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, was cut to size and ousted from the collective leadership because he was seen by party bosses to have become too big for his boots. ...

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  10. Vietnam reviews coal power expansion in wake of Paris Agreement on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Indybay.org

    ... builder of coal plants in the world. In a statement (vn) released on 19th January, Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung stated the government's intention to "review development plans of all new coal plants and halt any new coal power development". ...

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  11. Re-elected Vietnam communist boss defends one-party ruleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... the party leaders. Trong is expected to continue to push the economic reforms led by outgoing Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung. The prime minister is the de facto No. 2 in the hierarchy, and the post now will be held by Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen ...

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  12. Will Vietnam Stop Reforming?Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Real Clear Politics

    ... (see here for some communist elan). However, there have been some notable changes: two-term Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung failed in his bid to become General Secretary, the ranks of the Politburo and other bodies now have a substantial number of ...

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  13. Is Vietnam abandoning new coal too?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | TreeHugger

    ... outside of India and China- may be rethinking its options . Specifically, the country's Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has announced that his government will be reviewing "development plans of all new coal plants and halt any new coal power ...

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  14. Vietnam's Trong hails one-party ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Star Online

    ... schooled in Soviet-style economics and seen as closer to Beijing than his erstwhile rival, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung, used the first remarks of his new term to defend Vietnam's authoritarian system, which tolerates little dissent. "I don't want ...

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  15. In Vietnam, where politics and daily life rarely mixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | BBC News

    ... are usually resolved before the congress, which holds the highest authority in the party. Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung made a bold play to win the top job, that of secretary-general of the party. He presided over the transformation of Vietnam's ...

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  16. Vietnam Retains Communist Leader, Elects 1st Female Assembly ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Chosun Ilbo

    Those hoping for a political showdown in Vietnam were disappointed, as the Communist Party introduced Thursday its preordained quartet of leaders, which included General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong, whose term was extended, and the first woman elected to one of the country's top four posts. The party congress results ended months of speculation that Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung might shake things up and take Trong's seat.

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  17. Communism better than democracy, says Vietnam party bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Catoosa County News

    ... the next five years, after squashing a short-lived challenge for the top post by his No. 2, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung (pronounced noo-YEN' TAN' ZOONG'). The Communist Party has been in power since the end of the Vietnam War in 1975, and every ...

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  18. Reptilian manoeuvresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Economist

    ... the charismatic and pro-business prime minister to leave government after his term expires in a few months. Nguyen Tan Dung had hoped to assume the top party post of general secretary. Instead Mr Dung, along with the state president, Truong Tan ...

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  19. Relief for Foreign Investors as Vietnam Settles Political DisputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | TheStreet.com

    ... Vietnam are secretly happy to see their best ally in government stepping down. Soon-to-depart Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung had stirred up the Vietnamese Communist Party with a bid to be its chief -- the most influential position in Vietnam. But ...

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  20. Key questions over security and economic reform await Trong after...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | South China Morning Post

    ... re-elected Trong, 71, for another five years in office, ending months of competition with Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung. The two men are regularly characterised as occupying opposite ends of the political spectrum, with Trong labelled as a ...

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