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METALS-Copper inches higher on China's tax cut, Q2 growth hopes

3:21am EDT

SINGAPORE, March 19 Copper and aluminium edged up on Tuesday, supported by China's announcement to cut tax for manufacturers from next month and on expectation of a seasonally higher growth in the second quarter.

METALS-Copper, aluminium edge higher on China tax cut

12:08am EDT

SINGAPORE, March 19 Copper and aluminium prices ticked up on Tuesday, supported by China's announcement to cut tax for manufacturers from next month to boost growth in the world's second-largest economy.

Bomb bunker, war reporters and Charlie Chaplin - Hanoi's storied Metropole hosts Kim-Trump summit

Feb 27 2019

HANOI A storied French colonial-era hotel once used by the North Vietnamese government to house foreign guests during the Vietnam War is set to host U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they meet for a second nuclear summit on Wednesday. | Video

Bomb bunker, war reporters and Charlie Chaplin: Hanoi's storied Metropole hosts Kim-Trump summit

Feb 27 2019

HANOI A storied French colonial-era hotel once used by the North Vietnamese government to house foreign guests during the Vietnam War is set to host U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they meet for a second nuclear summit on Wednesday. | Video

Bomb bunker, war reporters and Charlie Chaplin: Hanoi's storied Metropole hosts Kim-Trump summit

Feb 26 2019

HANOI, Feb 27 A storied French colonial-era hotel once used by the North Vietnamese government to house foreign guests during the Vietnam War is set to host U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un as they meet for a second nuclear summit on Wednesday.

Vietnam relishes role as peace maker as it seeks to balance ties

Feb 24 2019

HANOI While the leaders of North Korea and the United States debate banishing nuclear bombs from the Korean peninsula, the host of their summit this week, Vietnam, long almost synonymous with war, is relishing its role as a promoter of peace.

Vietnam arrests two ex-ministers suspected of mismanaging public investment

Feb 23 2019

HANOI Police in Vietnam arrested two former information ministers on Saturday on suspicion of mismanaging public investment, they said on their website.

As Trump and Kim prepare for summit, bars in Vietnam serve 'Peace Negroniations'

Feb 22 2019

HANOI Kim Jong Ale? Rock It, Man? Or how about a glass of Peace Negroniations? | Video

Hair Force Un: Vietnamese barber marks summit with free Trump-Kim haircuts

Feb 19 2019

HANOI For those who like to push the cutting edge of style, two of the world's most talked-about haircuts are now available for free, in Vietnam. | Video

Vietnam confirms first African swine fever cases on three farms

Feb 19 2019

HANOI African swine fever has been detected on three farms in Vietnam, authorities said on Tuesday, the first confirmed cases of the highly contagious disease in the Southeast Asia country.

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