Nepal
| 20 Apr 2019 | 14:45

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Nepali workers say if anyone goes to the police or authorities to complain about working conditions, the owners would make it difficult for them to find work again in any Nepali or South Asian restaurant.

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General
Nepal
| 20 Apr 2019 | 14:42

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Nepalis who go to Qatar on free visa, commonly known as Aazad Visa, which the agents claim would provide them with the freedom to work with any employer in Qatar, are often stranded without any jobs in the Gulf nation.

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Economy
Nepal
| 20 Apr 2019 | 14:38

KATHMANDU (The Kathmandu Post/ANN) - Travel agencies in Nepal are scrambling to find alternate flights for local Jet Airways passengers, after the embattled carrier’s decision on Wednesday.

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Business
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:16

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Almost all Vietnamese people will use smartphones by 2020, according to Minister of Information and Communications, Nguyen Manh Hung.

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Economy, SciTech
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:15

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Nguyen Duc Dan, chairman of the Ba Trai Commune People’s Committee, cannot hide his happiness as he discusses his community’s strides in tea production.

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Economy, SciTech
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:14

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Leaders from ministries of education in Southeast Asia and international educational experts discussed the latest teacher professional standards in Southeast Asia at the Regional Workshop on Southeast Asia Teachers Competency Framework, Teachers’ Satisfaction and Motivation in Southeast Asia that wrapped up on Friday in HCM City.

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General
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:12

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Educational institutions in several provinces and HCM City are encouraging their students and staff not to use single-use plastic water bottles and straws as part of the UN’s global Beat Plastic Pollution campaign.

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General, Environment
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:11

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnam’s digital economy has progressed rapidly in recent years, but challenges in network security require the country to build a comprehensive national strategy to address network vulnerabilities.

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Economy, SciTech
Bhutan
| 20 Apr 2019 | 10:53

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The Cabinet will make substantial changes to the fourth Pay Commission’s report to align with its motto of narrowing the gap, foreign minister Dr Tandi Dorji told Kuensel yesterday.

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Politics, Finance, Economy
Bhutan
| 20 Apr 2019 | 10:51

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) -  The fourth pay commission report recommended introducing sustainable development fee (SDF) on regional tourists.

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Regional, Business, Economy