Month: August 2015

Vietnam, then and now

In the early years of Renovation (Doi Moi), at a time when the market economy was just beginning to gain…

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Coffee farmers save water with cans and bottles

HA NOI (VNS) – While farmers in developed countries may employ more sophisticated methods to reduce water use, coffee farmers…

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Why Vietnam is the most investor-friendly country in Southeast Asia

Vietnam is the most investment worthy place in ASEAN – this is a common response of many foreign investors when…

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Give China’s devaluation a chance

China’s surprise devaluation is sure to stir up fear and loathing among the world’s economic populists. (Keep your eyes on…

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Giving young people a voice

“I want a world with brighter colours – a world without poverty, with less of a gap between the poor…

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The reality of global warming: We’re all frogs in a pot of slowly boiling water

In 2009, global leaders agreed to try not to let the world warm more than 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial…

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