Laos
| 20 Aug 2019 | 09:02

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Humanitarian groups from the government, the United Nations and international civil society organisations met last week to discuss gaps in national crisis response and ways to overcome them. 

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Politics
Laos
| 20 Aug 2019 | 09:01

VIENTIANE (Vientiane Times/ANN) - Laos and Vietnam are hoping to increase bilateral trade by 10 to 15 percent during 2019, with total trade last year valued at US$1.03 billion. 

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Regional, Business
Vietnam
| 19 Aug 2019 | 23:12

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnamese retail companies are in pole position to seize the lion’s share of the market, especially after some foreign businesses have left the country.

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Business
Vietnam
| 19 Aug 2019 | 23:11

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Investors are looking for industrial and logistics assets through joint ventures with local industrial developers and/or acquisition of land and operating real estate, Jones LaSalle Vietnam Co Ltd (JLL Vietnam) said in a statement.

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Business
Vietnam
| 19 Aug 2019 | 23:10

HCM CITY, Vietnam (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Provinces in the Central Highlands region face the risk of reservoirs bursting since hundreds of them are damaged or degraded.

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Environment
Indonesia
| 19 Aug 2019 | 20:36

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - This is the fourth and final installment of a four-part series on multilingual education at Japanese high schools.

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General
Japan
| 19 Aug 2019 | 20:35

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Spurred by the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, efforts are spreading to diversify tourism in the evening and vitalise the nighttime economy.

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Business, Culture
Japan
| 19 Aug 2019 | 20:34

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Unique hotels featuring quintessentially Japanese elements such as manga and robots have opened one after another.

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Business, Culture
Japan
| 19 Aug 2019 | 20:34

TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - At the upcoming Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), the government is making final arrangements to include the promotion of a Free and Open Indo-Pacific strategy.

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Politics
Japan
| 19 Aug 2019 | 20:32

​TOKYO (The Japan News/ANN) - Amid a rapidly increasing military threat in outer space the government is considering launching a satellite to intercept foreign countries’ military satellites in the event of an emergency.

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SciTech