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  1. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam's ruling Communist Party promises economic reforms as top leaders criticised

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Hanoi

    ... Reuters in Hanoi Embattled Vietnamese prime minister survives over economic missteps, but restructuring of state firms and the banking system looms Reforms signalled as leaders criticised Vietnam's ruling Communist Party has promised economic reforms and a restructuring of state firms and the banking system after a top-level meeting that criticised senior members- thought to include ...

  2. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Looming street protests over China a test for Vietnam

    Posted May 10th 2014, 02:04pm by AP

    ... economic ties, making the China-Vietnam relationship a highly sensitive topic. The latest round of tension has led to fresh and awkward questions over that relationship, normally a taboo in the state-controlled media. "It's time for the Communist Party of Vietnam to reconsider all its policy towards Beijing... Vietnam should immediately abandon Beijing as an economic and a political ...

  3. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Deadly riots in Vietmam over Chinese oil rig put investment at risk

    Posted May 18th 2014, 06:03am by Denise Tsang

    ... ties." Chan said the political instability in the region would complicate the creation of a single market and production base called the Asean Economic Community- involving the 10 Asean countries ... University, said soured Sino-Vietnamese relations hurt trade ties and clouded Vietnam's economic prospects. "Southeast Asian countries rely for their growth on China more than on Japan ...

  4. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Vietnam arrests demonstrators in renewed anti-Chinese protests

    Posted May 18th 2014, 01:20pm by Staff Reporter and AP

    ... people gathered without interference from authorities. Those protests were covered enthusiastically by state media, a clear sign of state sanction. China is a vital economic trade partner for Vietnam, and business links have grown in recent years. While they share a political ideology and a commitment to authoritarianism, the two countries also have a long history of bad blood. Many ...

  5. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Rumours in Vietnam blame outside forces for deadly anti-Chinese riots

    Posted May 21st 2014, 11:18pm by Satish Cheney

    ... with Vietnamese-American political groups who have always lobbied various US government agencies to put pressure on Vietnam on its human rights and political freedom issues." However, the Hanoi-linked source ... they can't be bothered with stealing," said the source. Tuong Vu, associate professor of political science at the University of Oregon, said the anti-China riots had actually served ...

  6. News - China - VIETNAM

    Taipei sends delegation to seek compensation from Vietnam

    Posted May 21st 2014, 04:38am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Taiwan's vice-minister of economic affairs, Shen Jong-chin, is leading a delegation to Vietnam today to help Taiwanese firms seek compensation from authorities there for damages incurred in deadly ... relevant departments, including the economic, finance, foreign, labour, insurance and health ministries. The delegation would assess losses, including those caused by suspension of operations, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - VIETNAM

    Protecting Hong Kong investors key concern for talks on Asean free-trade pact

    Posted May 20th 2014, 07:20pm by Amy Nip

    ... talks with Asean nations, lawmakers have heard. The pledge came from Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Gregory So Kam-leung, in the light of anti-China riots in Vietnam, which ... panel yesterday. According to the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, the agreement would require countries to reasonably compensate investors if their businesses suffered any loss ...

  8. News - China - VIETNAM

    Vietnam allows anti-China protest over oil rig in disputed territory

    Posted May 11th 2014, 03:00pm by AP

    ... and arrested their leaders, many of whom are also campaigning for greater political freedoms and human rights. Faced with "widespread anger" among the Vietnamese population over China's ... South Vietnam in 1974, has raised fears that tensions could escalate. Vietnam says the islands fall within its continental shelf and a 200-nautical-mile exclusive economic zone. China claims ...

  9. News - Asia - VIETNAM

    Firm grip kept on anti-China protests in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City

    Posted May 19th 2014, 02:55am by STAFF, AP

    ... for calm. A political columnist in Ho Chi Minh City said the demonstrators had miscalculated the government's reaction. "They could not demonstrate as they had planned," he said. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - VIETNAM

    Hongkongers have narrow escape as they flee riots in Binh Duong, Vietnam

    Posted May 16th 2014, 03:12am by Denise Tsang

    ... 2,000 people out of work. The industrial park- a Singapore-Vietnam joint venture- is the country's biggest manufacturing zone and a key economic engine. Pang said hundreds of Vietnamese ... the protests and riots would hurt foreign companies' appetite for investing in Vietnam and would affect the country's economic growth, which relies on manufacturing and exports. ...




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