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Vietnam offers to share development experience with North Korea

Vietnam has expressed its willingness to share its socio-economic development experiences that are in line with North Korea’s needs.

Money: a true measure of achievement?

In many countries, income inequality is growing. While movie stars and top bank executives are paid millions, back-breaking work is often poorly remunerated.

Asia a key battleground in fight against killer air pollution: UN

About 90 percent of related deaths take place in low- and middle-income countries, most of them in Southeast Asia and the Pacific.
March 21, 2018 | 03:35 pm GMT+7

Foreign tourists keep flocking to Vietnam, but whether they come back is another story

Poor promotions, unfriendly visa policy and dizzying development at the expense of natural attractions are turning visitors away.
September 04, 2017 | 07:00 pm GMT+7

Cable car plan for cave kingdom a stark reminder of Vietnam’s development mania

'There are serious questions about who benefits - the company which operates the cable car or the local community.'
August 27, 2017 | 07:56 pm GMT+7

Phu Quoc feels growing pains as development booms

How gross economic pursuits are plundering one of Vietnam’s most precious resources.
October 23, 2016 | 05:36 am GMT+7

World Bank: Vietnam able to reach US$18,000 annual income by 2035

The World Bank has laid out the road map for Vietnam to become an upper-middle-income country in the next 20 years in the report titled Vietnam 2035: Toward Prosperity, Creativity, Equity, and Democracy.
February 29, 2016 | 03:47 pm GMT+7
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