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Thai PM confirms progress in peace talks

World

Thai PM confirms progress in peace talks

Thai Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha claims that peace talks between the government and southern rebel groups are progressing well, with the ultimate goal of restoring peace and confidence in the violence-torn south.

Vietnam urged to expand overseas markets

Business

Vietnam urged to expand overseas markets

A leading Vietnamese trade expert suggests that Vietnam seek alternative trading partners to reduce reliance on China market, and revise cross-border trade policy with its neighbour to increase value-added exports, radio The Voice of Vietnam (VOV) reported on July 6.

Flooded schools to reopen soon

Society

Flooded schools to reopen soon

The Ministry of Education and Training is mobilising all resources to help inundated schools in the north-central provinces re-open for students as soon as possible, said Minister Pham Vu Luan in an interview with the Vietnam News Agency.

Access to microfinance helps poor groups

Society

Access to microfinance helps poor groups

A workshop was held in the northern midland province of Phu Tho on September 16 to implement a microfinance support programme, helping promote better access to sustainable, affordable and diversified financial services by low-income groups in Vietnam.