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Vietnam top SEA region rankings

Vietnam are now world No 112, with 298 points to lead the region, followed by the Philippines, world No 123 and Thailand, world No 129.

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Lethal food poisoning rises due to lack of sanctions

A fruit seller refused to sell her papayas to a potential customer because she realised he was from the same village.

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Malaysian national gets 30 months in jail for theft

The Hanoi People’s Court on January 18 sentenced Koh Yih Siang John, a Malaysian national, 30 months in jail for stealing property in accordance with clause 2, article 138 of the Criminal Code.

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MoIT to support steel businesses

The Ministry of Industry will continue to support local steel enterprises this year in their production and business, especially use of trade defence measures protecting the domestic steel industry.

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Bubble tea raises health concerns

During the first 20 days of 2018, Hanoi Market Watch Force has inspected two huge shipments of bubble tea materials that lacked a certificate of origin.

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 Hanoi, CNN see fruitful tourism promotion cooperation

Footage of Hanoi broadcast by the US’ Cable News Network has received positive feedback from the audience, Sunita Rajan, CNN Senior Vice President for Asia-Pacific region told Chairman of Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung during their meeting.

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Truck driver destroys bridge with overweight vehicle

A truck and a motorbike fell into a river when a bridge collapsed in HCM City on Friday night.

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The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK)’s nuclear crisis dominated the opening session of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum 2018 on January 19 as members revealed concerns about the threat of a global nuclear war if diplomatic efforts fail.

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Ten Syrians have died trying to flee their war-torn country into neighbouring Lebanon after they were caught in a fierce snowstorm, the Lebanese army and civil defence said Friday.

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Facebook has emerged as the top site for wildlife trafficking in the Philippines, a watchdog said Friday, with thousands of endangered crocodiles, snakes and turtles illegally traded in just three months.

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China's air quality improved across the country in 2017, the environmental protection ministry said Thursday, after the problem was so dire in previous years that some periods were dubbed an "airpocalypse".

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An eight-year-old boy was shot and killed in police crossfire in northern India, an officer said Thursday.

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YouTube on Tuesday announced ramped-up rules regarding when it will run ads with videos as it scrambled to quell concerns by brands about being paired with troublesome content.

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