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  1. SE Asia Stocks-Largely flat; Fed wary on U.S. policy uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Reuters

    By Susan Mathew Feb 23 Southeast Asian stock markets were largely flat in lacklustre trading on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve indicated willingness to raise interest rates, but cautioned about a lack of clarity on the Trump administration's economic policies. The Fed's January meeting minutes said that it may be appropriate to raise rates again "fairly soon" should jobs and inflation data be in line with expectations, but it also reflected the depth of uncertainty at the Fed over economic risks from President Donald Trump's plans.

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  2. Motorbike Book Club helps young Vietnamese readersRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Scoop

    Kiwi artists and performers are coming together in Auckland tomorrow night to help raise awareness and funds for a mobile literacy project delivering books by motorbike to children living in some of Vietnam's poorest rural villages. The K' Road gig featuring musicians and poets aims to raise funds for the Motorbike Book Club set up by two Kiwi sisters who want to make a difference to the lives of children with no access to books.

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  3. Chi Wing out to make amends after poor show against ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    ULU KINTA: Back-up singles shuttler Lim Chi Wing wants to get his act right at the National ChampionA ships after an inconsistent show in Vietnam. Chi Wing did well to upset Indonesia's Firman Abdul Kholik in the group-stage clash at the Badminton Asia Mixed Team Championships in Ho Chi Minh City last week, but was whipped by China's Shi Yuqi in the quarter-finals.

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  4. Jong-nam murder: Vietnamese suspect was keen singerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Star Online

    ... outlet, according to Malaysian police, who have arrested her over the murder of Jong-nam. On a rice farm in northern Vietnam, the family whose daughter's details match those from Malaysian police said they rarely knew where she was since she left ...

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  5. Partners Insurance Group, LLC promotes Lori Chaput to Senior Vice President, Personal LinesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    SWANSEA, Mass. - Feb. 22, 2017 - PRLog -- Partners Insurance Group, LLC, one of the region's leading independent insurance agencies with locations in Southeastern MA and RI, today announced the promotion of Lori Chaput of East Freetown, MA to the position of Senior Vice President, Personal Lines.

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  6. Family believes Vietnamese suspect in Kim's death was dupedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... fooled into thinking she was part of a comedy show prank that involved spraying men in the face with water. Thanh, a Vietnam War veteran who lost his right foot in a land mine explosion, said police visited him after Huong was arrested to check her ...

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  7. Diplomat and airline employee soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Wanted men: The i police have released pictures from i CCTV footage and passport photos of North Korean nationals i i Ji-ui , i Uk Il i andi Hyon i who are wanted in connection with Jong-nami 's assassination on Feb 13. - AFP KUALA LUMPUR: A North Korean diplomat and a staff member of the North Korean national airline are being sought by the police in the widening probe of Kim Jong-nam's assassination. The two are North Korean Embassy Second Secretary Hyon Kwang Song, 44, , and Air Koryo employee Kim Uk Il, 37, .

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  8. North Korean diplomat allegedly sent off Kim Jong Nam murder suspects who fled MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    KUALA LUMPUR: The North Korean diplomat wanted by Malaysian police for questioning in the murder of Kim Jong Nam allegedly sent off the four suspects who escaped back to Pyongyang, a senior police source told Channel NewsAsia. "The diplomat was caught on CCTV sending off the four North Korean suspects at Kuala Lumpur International Airport ," the source said.

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  9. Keen singer to police cell - Vietnamese suspect in Kim murderRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... according to Malaysian police, who have arrested her over the murder of Kim Jong Nam. On a rice farm in northern Vietnam, the family whose daughter's details match those from Malaysian police said it rarely knew where she was since she left home a ...

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  10. Luxoft Expands Asia Pacific Presence with New Office in MalaysiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Luxoft has been granted Multimedia Super Corridor Malaysia status from the Malaysia Digital Economic Corporation , which provides a wide range of incentives, including fast tracking of expatriate relocations, tax incentives and operational support. With three existing offices in APAC - Singapore, Sydney, and Ho Chi Minh City - Luxoft offers nearshore access to its senior IT talent for clients in that region along with the benefit of leveraging the entire ecosystem of the Company's global delivery.

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  11. Vietnam to punish officials over mass fish deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Vietnam said on Wednesday it will punish 11 senior officials for misconduct over a toxic waste dump last year that killed tonnes of fish in one of the country's worst environmental disasters. Dead fish started washing ashore in Vietnam in April after Taiwanese firm Formosa released contaminated waste into the ocean.

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  12. Apollo 11 relic coming to Space Center Houston this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Saigon Street to read a local newspaper account of the Apollo 11 lunar landing, July 21, 1969, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. From left are Air Force. Sgt. Michael Chivaris, Clinton, Mass., Army Spec. 4 Andrew Hutchins, Middlebury, Vt.; Air Force Sgt. ...

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  13. 2-year bans for Vietnamese after football penalty protestRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... the match, not respecting the decision of the referee and causing damage to the reputation and honor of the Vietnam Football Federation." Coach Ngo Quang Sang has been banned for three years, as has club chairman Vo Thanh Nhiem, who quit following ...

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  14. Vietnam 33 mins ago 3:56 p.m.Return to Vietnam Dispatch 8 and 9: Ho Chi Minh runs on 2 wheelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Feb. 1, 2017: WBIR 10News anchor John Becker gives us a first-hand look at how most people in ho chi minh city get around on a daily basis. Up early for a heavy travel day, our journey takes us further east but few will forget moments shared here in Da Nang.

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  15. From singer to assassinRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... according to Malaysian police, who have arrested her over the murder of Kim Jong Nam. On a rice farm in northern Vietnam, the family whose daughter's details match those from Malaysian police said it rarely knew where she was since she left home a ...

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  16. a We created an ugly incident': Soccer team apologizes after players given two-year banRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    For 89 minutes on Sunday, Long An and Ho Chi Minh City played a great game of soccer. The match was especially exciting for Long An, the underdog in Vietnam's top-flight league.

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  17. Melia Hotels International Signs Melia Cam Ranh Bay In VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    Melia Hotels International Gremio Toneleros, 24. Poligono Industrial Son Castello Palma de Mallorca, 07009 Spain Phone: +34 971 22 44 00 Fax: +34 971 22 44 08 Visit Website Melia Hotels International, Spain's leading hotel group, announced today the signing of Melia Cam Ranh Bay Villas & Resort, a brand new beachfront property in Vietnam. This new deal is in partnership with Saigon - Cam Ranh Joint Stock Company and will bring the group's number of current and future properties in Vietnam to five.

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  18. Vietnam: Opportunities exist for rice exports in high-end marketRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | World-Grain

    Experts believe that Vietnam should focus on producing high-quality rice instead of striving to earn money from selling low-cost rice products. Soon after Vietnam began harvesting the 2016-2017 winter-spring crop, the Thai government announced it planned to sell all its stockpiled rice - estimated at 8 million tons - in the first half of 2017.

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  19. Two-year ban for players after bizarre Vietnam penalty protestRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | World Soccer

    ... the match, not respecting the decision of the referee and causing damage to the reputation and honour of the Vietnam Football Federation." Coach Ngo Quang Sang has been banned for three years, as has club chairman Vo Thanh Nhiem, who quit after the ...

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  20. Six H5N1, H5N6 bird flu outbreaks reported in VietnamRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Vietnam has reported six bird flu outbreaks in five provinces nationwide in the past 21 days, said Pham Van Dong, chief of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development's Department of Animal Health on Wednesday. Specifically, two A/H5N1 avian bird flu outbreaks are reported in northern Nam Dinh province, one A/H5N6 in central Quang Ngai province, while southern Dong Nai, Soc Trang and Bac Lieu reported one A/H5N1 outbreak in each province.

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