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  1. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam hosts third gay pride parade as attitudes soften

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 03:27pm by AFP

    ... an end to discrimination against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. Homosexuality remains taboo in Vietnam, but a series of gradual advances, including the removal ...

  2. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnamese government urged to 'get out of China's orbit' over territorial dispute

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 04:47am by BLOOM

    ... to Beijing, urged Vietnam's leadership in an open letter to change its political system, "develop a truly democratic, law-abiding state," allow for greater freedom of political speech ...

  3. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    ‘It’s sweeter and tenderer than dog meat’: Vietnam’s taste for cat leaves pets in peril

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:50am

    ... problems with the law. He buys his cats from local breeders but also so-called cat traders, with few checks on their sourcing. “Little tiger” is typically enjoyed at the start of each lunar month, ...

  4. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    US envoy nominee to Vietnam, Ted Osius, open to lifting arms ban

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 11:11pm by AP

    ... and services on a case-by-case basis, but it is still prohibited under law from selling or transferring lethal items. Vietnamese leaders have asked the Obama administration to remove those ...

  5. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Anti-China riots in Vietnam ease after 1,400 protesters arrested

    Posted May 16th 2014, 11:52pm by Patrick Boehler, Teddy Ng, Keira Lu Huang

    ... of national sovereignty, in accordance with the law. He added: "Bad elements should not be allowed to instigate extremist actions that harm the country's interests and image." ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - VIETNAM

    More than 1,000 Hongkongers cancel Vietnam trips in wake of rioting

    Posted May 15th 2014, 11:25am by Teddy Ng, Denise Tsang, Lai Ying-kit

    ... broke the law would be punished. Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh called for tough measures, saying about 400 businesses had "been smashed". Taiwan's economic ... of the Democratic Progressive Party. Jiang said Taiwan had already demanded that Vietnam fully exercise the rule of law to restore social order, protect Taiwanese businessmen and compensate for the losses ...

  7. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam PM urges nation to ‘defend fatherland’s sovereignty’ in row with China

    Posted May 16th 2014, 02:04pm by Associated Press in Hanoi

    ... with the law,” the text message said. “Bad elements should not be allowed to instigate extremist actions that harm the interests and image of the country.” Vietnam’s authoritarian leaders typically clamp ... in line with the law.” Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung The government appears to be trying harness the nationalist sentiment of its people to send a message of protest to Beijing and garner ...

  8. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Ships collide as Vietnam tries to stop China oil rig deployment in disputed waters

    Posted May 07th 2014, 04:42pm by Teddy Ng

    ... maritime police, Ngo Ngoc Thu, said the Chinese "actively used water cannon to attack Vietnamese law enforcement vessels". "Some Vietnamese people were injured by broken glass ...

  9. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam arrests 2 dissident bloggers

    Posted May 06th 2014, 11:31am by Associated Press in Hanoi

    ... Associated Press in Hanoi Bloggers Nguyen Huu Vinh and Nguyen Thi Minh Thuy face seven-year sentences after being accused of breaking the law by posting articles online critical of the government Authorities said the pair were arrested on Monday in the capital, Hanoi. Nguyen Huu Vinh and Nguyen Thi Minh Thuy are accused of violating Article 258, which carries a maximum seven-year ...

  10. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam PM's son-in-law gets McDonald's franchise

    Posted Jul 17th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... McDonald's will open its first restaurant in Vietnam after awarding the franchise to the son-in-law of the prime minister, the company said yesterday. The burger chain is a relative ... dreamed of opening a McDonald's restaurant in my native country ever since my return to Vietnam more than a decade ago Henry Nguyen, son-in-law of Vietnam's prime minister It will join ...




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