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North-South railway to get US$50 capital injection

The total investment in the railway route is estimated at more than US$50 billion, said the Ministry of Transport (MoT) on January 18.

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Provinces fail to meet Paris agreement

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang is being helped to produce a detailed and workable draft plan to implement the Paris Agreement on Climate Change.

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Climate change caused by more carbon dioxide emissions leads to more flower blooms in tropical forest: study

U.S. researchers have found that climate change resulting from more carbon dioxide emissions increases flower blooms in a tropical forest in Panama, according to a new study.

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The 26th Annual Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Parliamentary Forum (APPF-26) wrapped up on Saturday with the adoption of the Hanoi Declaration and 14 resolutions.

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As soon as Turkish warplanes began bombing raids over Afrin on Saturday, terrified residents of the Syrian Kurdish enclave dashed to take cover in the cellars of their homes.

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VinFast to showcase models at Paris Motor Show

VinFast Manufacturing and Trading Company Limited, a subsidiary of Vingroup, completed the contract of two model sedan and SUV cars with leading designer Pininfarina on Thursday.

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Vietnam started the construction of a political theory school for the Lao People’s Army (LPA) in Xaysettha district of Vientiane, on January 19.

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U.S. researchers have found that climate change resulting from more carbon dioxide emissions increases flower blooms in a tropical forest in Panama, according to a new study.

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As soon as Turkish warplanes began bombing raids over Afrin on Saturday, terrified residents of the Syrian Kurdish enclave dashed to take cover in the cellars of their homes.

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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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