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One lane of westbound Vietnam Veterans Blvd in Hendersonville back open after crash
MSN - 2/19/2020 12:53:00 PM
The westbound lanes of Vietnam Veterans Boulevard/State Road 386 have been shut down due to a crash involving multiple vehicles.

Vietnam looks to more than double power generation capacity by 2030
Reuters - 2/19/2020 6:54:00 AM
Vietnam will more than double its power generation capacity over the next decade to support a fast-growing economy, new guidelines for a national energy development strategy show. The Southeast Asian nation aims to boost capacity to 125-130 gigawatts (GW) by 2030,

Samsung flies phone parts to Vietnam after coronavirus hits supply chain
The Financial Times - 2/17/2020 5:00:00 AM
Samsung has begun flying electronic components for its latest Galaxy phones from China to its factories in Vietnam as it grapples with sweeping supply chain disruptions caused by coronavirus. “The Vietnamese government is restricting the daily transport volume from China to Vietnam through land routes, but we’re coping with it by increasing ...

Formula 1 The Vietnam Grand Prix (Hanoi)
MSN - 2/18/2020 3:40:00 PM
Videographic showing the circuit for the Vietnam Grand Prix. Vietnam's inaugural Formula One Grand Prix will take place in Hanoi in April as planned, organisers told AFP on Tuesday, avoiding the fate of the Chinese Grand Prix which was postponed over the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

Texas man arrested after conning Vietnam vet, senior citizens for thousands in roof repair scam: police
Fox News - 2/16/2020 6:41:00 PM
A Texas man wanted in connection to a roof repair scam that tricked senior citizens, including a Vietnam War veteran, out of thousands of dollars was arrested Friday, investigators said. Joshua Bell, 36, was caught after the U.S. Marshals North Texas Fugitive Task Force located him in Dallas, the Arlington Police Department wrote on Facebook.

Vietnam rice exports seen up 6% this year to 6.75 million tonnes - food association
YAHOO! - 2/18/2020 11:13:00 AM
Vietnam expects to export 6.75 million tonnes of rice this year, up 6% from last year, Vietnam Food Association Vice Chairman Do Ha Nam said on Tuesday. "Demand is seen rising this year as Vietnamese rice is more competitive in terms of prices,

EU Approves Trade Deal With Vietnam
Voice of America - 2/18/2020 8:51:00 AM
The European Union has approved a trade agreement with Vietnam, disproving skeptics who thought the EU's divorce with Britain and Vietnam human rights concerns would delay the vote. Members of the EU Parliament last week voted 401 to 192 in favor of ratifying the agreement, which would roll back almost all import tariffs between the bloc and ...

Ibaoviet Is the Insurance Partner That People of Vietnam Need When Facing Difficult Times
Business Insider - 2/19/2020 3:10:00 PM
HA NOI, Vietnam, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- In today's society, more and more companies are losing faith in physical stores and they choose to do business either entirely or partially online. For many industries, this approach is working really well. Purchasing insurance online is getting more and more popular, even in Vietnam.

A Vietnam vet and a support cat formed an 'amazing' friendship at a local retirement home
WZZM - 2/18/2020 9:33:00 AM
Gary DuLude doesn’t remember everything these days. But he remembers his best furry friend, a cat he calls Rascal.

EU: Press Vietnam on Human Rights Reforms
Human Rights Watch - 2/18/2020 1:36:00 AM
Upcoming Dialogue Should Focus on Commitments Made in Recent Trade Deals The meeting will be held only a week after the European Parliament approved an EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and Investment Protection Agreement (IPA). With several other Vietnamese and international groups, Human Rights Watch had urged the European Parliament to ...