Malaysia
| 23 Mar 2019 | 15:14

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (Sin Chew Daily/ANN) - Foreign tourists end up having packed food by the roadside while waiting for custom clearance at Malaysia Singapore Second Link. Some waited for up to seven hours for clearance and the photo was posted on Facebook by a netizen believed to be a tour guide.  

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General, Regional
Nepal
| 23 Mar 2019 | 15:13

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Despite having the highest rates of deaths related to Chhaupadi, not a single police complaint has been filed in Achham and Dailekh districts, a new human rights report says.

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General, Culture
Nepal
| 23 Mar 2019 | 14:53

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - The government has unveiled an ambitious plan of planting 50 million trees in the fiscal year 2019-20 as part of a nationwide campaign dubbed the “Year of Plantation”.

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Environment
Vietnam
| 23 Mar 2019 | 13:24

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked for measures to promote Vietnam -Singapore ties, especially in the areas of national defence-security, economy, trade, investment, education-training and people-to-people exchange, as well as joint work in Asean and other multilateral forums.

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Politics, Regional
Vietnam
| 23 Mar 2019 | 13:23

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Asean countries need to strengthen co-operation and share their experiences to ensure they can lead the way on next-generation 5G wireless technology.

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General, Regional
Vietnam
| 23 Mar 2019 | 13:22

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - When your phone rings and the number of the caller identified is your child’s school, most parents’ hearts will skip a beat.

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General
Vietnam
| 23 Mar 2019 | 13:10

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnam has improved its water supply infrastructure and made it easier to access clean water in both urban and rural areas over recent decades, said Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha.

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General, Environment
Vietnam
| 23 Mar 2019 | 13:09

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - The Vietnamese National Assembly will closely cooperate with the National Assembly and Senate of Cambodia to further expand and improve the efficiency of collaboration between the two governments as well as the two legislatures at regional and international parliamentary forums, the top legislator has said.

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Politics
Vietnam
| 23 Mar 2019 | 12:45

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnam hopes that South Korean investors will participate more deeply in the equitisation process of Vietnamese enterprises.

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Finance, Economy
Vietnam
| 23 Mar 2019 | 12:44

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnamese consumers are embracing digital payments as a faster and more convenient way to pay, with consumers using their credit and debit cards more often for in-store and online purchases, digital payment methods provider Visa said on Thursday.

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General, Business