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Vietnam leads in salary increases in ASEAN

 Vietnam leads in salary increases in ASEAN

While salary increases in regional countries stand at around 16 per cent, in Vietnam the figure ranges from 20-24 per cent, according to a recent survey released by job portal Jobstreet.com, powered by Jora.

Probe into online weapons trading ordered

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has asked the Ministry of Public Security to examine and prevent the online trading of weapons, which is threatening national security and social security.

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EuroCham queries controversial motorbike ban

The European Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam has expressed concerns that the plan to ban motorbikes in Hanoi, Danang and HCM City would badly affect socio-economic development.

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Hanoi police close down railway cafes

The unique cafes that let customers sit on the railway tracks have been shut down by police in Hanoi for encroachment on the rails.

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Nearly 2 million Vietnamese children suffer from malnutrition

As many as 1.9 million Vietnamese children, about a quarter of children under five, are suffering from malnutrition because of improper care.

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 Vietnam aims to treat HIV, halt drug rise

Vietnam must step up efforts to ensure 90 percent of HIV-infected people will receive sustained antiretroviral therapy by 2020, Deputy PM Vu Duc Dam said.

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Iraqi PM declares 'end of war against IS' in Iraq

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on Saturday declared victory in a three-year war by Iraqi forces to expel the Islamic State jihadist group that at its height endangered Iraq's very existence.

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Hanoi halts street paving project

Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee, Nguyen Duc Chung, has decided to halt a project of paving local streets with natural stones.

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