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'Something has been missing': Children of the Vietnam War are pushing for more family reunifications

DNA tests, ancestry sites and an aging Vietnam veteran population is spurring Amerasians to renew their search for their American fathers.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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U.S. Treasury Says Vietnam, Taiwan Exceed Currency Thresholds, but No Manipulator Labels

By David Lawder and Andrea Shalal(Reuters) - The U.S. Treasury Department on Friday said Vietnam and Taiwan continued to exceed its thresholds for...
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New Cobra Kai Season 4 Art Demands A Fight For The Soul Of The Valley

It's almost time to sweep the leg at the All Valley Karate Tournament! Season 4 of the Netflix series "Cobra Kai" is on the way and I'm absolutely here for it! It's a battle between the pair-ups of John Kreese (Martin Kove) and Terry Silver (Thomas Ian Griffith), and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) and Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio)! Today, both Macchio and Zabka tweeted out the official poster for season 4 and it's setting up the battle lines for us. This season, we're seeing the return of the ...
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Netflix, Vietnam, Miguel, Daniel, Valley, Johnny, San Fernando Valley, FANG, Cobra Kai, Macchio, Zabka, Johnny Lawrence, Terry Silver

Ride-hailing giant Grab slumps 23% in its Nasdaq trading debut after blockbuster SPAC deal

Grab's CEO Anthony Tan and co-founder Tan Hooi Ling during the bell ringing ceremony in Singapore, December 2, 2021.REUTERS/Caroline Chia Grab slumped in its first day of trading after a blockbuster $40 billion SPAC deal. After opening in the green, shares of Grab tumbled as low as 23% Thursday.  The Singapore-based firm is trading on the Nasdaq under the ticker GRAB. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell Grab slumped in its first day of trading after a ...
Tags: Singapore, US, Trends, Vietnam, Nasdaq, SPAC, Tan, Harvard Business School, Altimeter Capital Management, Anthony Tan, Tan Hooi Ling, Isabelle Lee, Altimeter Growth Corp, Morgan Stanley BlackRock Singapore, Temasek Fidelity Altimeter and T Rowe Price, Caroline Chia Grab

TAG Bulletin: Q4 2021

This bulletin includes coordinated influence operation campaigns terminated on our platforms in Q4 2021. It was last updated on December 2, 2021. October We terminated 9 YouTube channels and 1 ads account as part of our investigation into coordinated influence operations linked to Vietnam. The campaign uploaded conspiracy theory content in English and Korean. We believe this operation was financially motivatedWe terminated 4 AdSense accounts and blocked 22 domains from eligibility to appear on G...
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Vietnam Factories Short of Workers After Heavy-Handed Lockdowns - Cento Ventures

By Sayantani Ghosh and Miyoung Kim(Reuters) - Factories in Vietnam are struggling for staff after many migrant workers returned home when a...
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Rains Trigger Floods and Landslides in Vietnam, 18 Missing

HANOI (Reuters) - Heavy rains that triggered floods and landslides in central Vietnam have left at least 18 people missing, some feared dead, with...
Tags: Vietnam, Hanoi, Reuters Heavy

Vietnam: VIETNAM WILL MOVE ON – Dr. Oliver Massmann In Interview With Vietnam Economic Times - Duane Morris LLP

As of the end of October, total newly-registered, additional, and paid-in capital for share purchases by foreign investors in Vietnam stood at $23.74 billion; up against the same period last year.
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Vietnam: Legal Update: Guidance On Foreign Investment Activities On Vietnam's Securities Market - ACSV Legal

To increase the consistency between the Law on Securities (2019) and Decree 155/2020/ND-CP (Decree 155), the Ministry of Finance (MOF) issued Circular 51/2021/TT-BTC on 30 June 2021 (Circular 51).
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A Vietnamese airline made history by launching the first-ever commercial nonstop flight from Vietnam to the US

Vietnam Airlines' historic flight from Ho Chi Minh City to San Francisco.Vietnam Airlines Vietnam Airlines launched its historic nonstop flight from Ho Chi Minh City to San Francisco on Sunday. The airline has waited 20 years to become the first-ever regularly scheduled operator between the two nations. The Federal Aviation Administration made Vietnam a Category 1 country in 2019, allowing it to fly to the US. Vietnam Airlines made history on Sunday when it flew the first-ever regularly...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, News, California, Washington, US, San Francisco, Trends, Features, United States, Aircraft, Airbus, Airlines, Vietnam, Faa, Pacific

6 wild facts about the legendary special operator who created SEAL Team 6

Facebook After joining the Navy in 1958, Richard Marcinko became one of the most distinguished US special operators. These days, Marcinko is a business instructor, author, and motivational speaker. Even among American special operators, Marcinko's record and reputation are exceptional. These days, Richard Marcinko is a business instructor, author, and motivational speaker. In his earlier years, "Demo Dick" was the United States' premier counterterrorism operator.Marcinko enlisted in t...
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Oppression, Statelessness, Demolition Themes Drive Vietnam Projects at Southeast Asia Film Lab – Singapore

Diverse aspects of the human condition are key drivers of the projects from Vietnam selected at the Southeast Asia Film Lab, which is part of the Singapore Media Festival. Linh Dan Nguyen Phan went to film school in New York and then went to Vietnam and worked as a cinematographer and also directed a few […]
Tags: Asia, New York, News, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Global, Markets & Festivals, Vietnam, Singapore Media Festival, Southeast Asia Film Lab, Linh Dan Nguyen Phan

Vietnam menangguhkan uji coba fase ketiga vaksin Covid-19 lokal

VIETNAM telah menangguhkan uji coba fase ketiga vaksin Covid-19 yang dikembangkan secara lokal setelah kesulitan mendapatkan sukarelawan. Vu Dinh Thiem, direktur Clinical Trial Center National Institute of Hygiene and Epidemiology, mengatakan uji coba fase ketiga untuk vaksin Covivac Covid-19 membutuhkan sekitar 4.000 sukarelawan.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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"I remember that day well" — the day Roe was decided — "because it was also the day when former president Lyndon B. Johnson died."

"I was one of the editors of the Michigan Daily, the student newspaper at the University of Michigan, and we had a passionate argument that went late into the evening over which should be our lead story. Should it be legalized abortion across the nation? Or the man who sent tens of thousands of young Americans to die in the Vietnam War? Most of the female editors saw the historic importance of Roe and understood the impact it would have on women’s lives. Most of the male editors — myself include...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Court, Journalism, Abortion, Michigan, Vietnam, Johnson, University Of Michigan, Democratic Party, WaPo, Roe, Lyndon B Johnson, LBJ, Eugene Robinson, Michigan Daily

The Daily Stream: Wristcutters: A Love Story Takes A Trip Through Punk Purgatory

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they've been watching, why it's worth checking out, and where you can stream it.)The Movie: "Wristcutters: A Love Story"Where You Can Stream It: HBO MaxThe Pitch: A content warning for readers, but the following contains discussions of suicide and self-harm.There's a special purgatory just for anyone who commits suicide, and Zia (Patrick Fugit) ends up wondering if maybe being alive wasn't all that bad. After a b...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Tom Waits, Nick Offerman, Vietnam, King, Gogol Bordello, Eugene, Desiree, Gogol, Eugene Hutz, Offerman, Zia, Arnett, Bobby Johnston, Mikal

Vietnam: The Registrability Of Media-Hype And Sensational Marks - Tilleke & Gibbins

Given the highly polarized state of U.S. politics, one may find it difficult to imagine a scenario where Donald Trump and Joe Biden appear together outside of a debate stage.
Tags: News, Joe Biden, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Gibbins

Are Single-Stack CCW Handguns Obsolete? ~ VIDEO

U.S.A. -( Full disclosure, while I may have learned to shoot on an old Gen 2 Glock 17, my first quality handgun was a mil-spec M1911 chambered in .45 ACP. So, don’t mistake my opinions for those of someone totally enamored with plastic fantastic tactical Tupperware. That said, the title is a valid question. Are single-stack handguns obsolete in the era of ever-shrinking compact polymer-framed handguns feeding from capacious magazines? Simply put, no – but also yes. At least sort...
Tags: Guns, Gear, Vietnam, South Carolina, Jim, IMG, Kimber, Glock, Kimberly, Jim Grant, Springfield Hellcat, Jim Grant Jim, Kimber Rapide, Front Sight Academy

Berencana untuk mengubah Pulau Hon Tre menjadi pusat dan resor pariwisata

Kota pesisir tengah Vietnam yang populer, Nha Trang, berencana untuk mengubah pulau Hon Tre di dekatnya menjadi pusat pariwisata dan resor.Brought to you by: Frugal Focus
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Swiss-Belhotel International: Robust plans for Vietnam in Delivering Excellence through Swiss Qualities and Values

Swiss Professionalism with Asian Passion are the central pillars of Swiss-Belhotel International ’s brand vision and hospitality. With an extraordinary portfolio of 16 brands, the Group’s quintessentially Swiss qualities and values, delivered with Asian passion, are inspired to foster unique and immersive experiences.
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Vietnam: Data Privacy Q&A: Vietnam - Rouse

A Q&A guide answering common questions and concerns of the Data Privacy landscape in various Southeast Asian regions.
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Debuting Helmer Ha Le Diem Witnesses Bride Kidnapping in IDFA Film ‘Children of the Mist’

Set in the north of her homeland, Vietnam, Ha Le Diem’s IDFA competition entry “Children of the Mist” follows 12-year-old Di from the Hmong ethnic minority, living in the mountains and isolated from the rest of the population. Although she would like to study, the widespread custom of “bride kidnapping” on the Lunar New Year […]
Tags: News, Global, Vietnam, IDFA, Documentaries to Watch, Ha Le Diem

The Illustrated Version of “Alice’s Restaurant”: Watch Arlo Guthrie’s Thanksgiving Counterculture Classic

Alice’s Restaurant. It’s now a Thanksgiving classic, and something of a tradition around here. Recorded in 1967, the 18+ minute counterculture song recounts Arlo Guthrie’s real encounter with the law, starting on Thanksgiving Day 1965. As the long song unfolds, we hear all about how a hippie-bating police officer, by the name of William “Obie” Obanhein, arrested Arlo for littering. (Cultural footnote: Obie previously posed for several Norman Rockwell paintings, including the well-known p...
Tags: Facebook, Music, College, Woody Guthrie, Turkey, Army, Marilyn Monroe, Vietnam, William Shatner, Alice, Norman Rockwell, Scott Fitzgerald, Guthrie, Arlo Guthrie, Arlo, Handwritten Turkey

A plot of digital land just sold for $2.3 million on Axie Infinity, as the real-estate race heats up across the metaverse

Virtual landArtur Debat Play-to-earn gaming platform Axie Infinity said a plot of virtual land just sold for $2.3 million. Axie said in a tweet on Wednesday it was the highest-ever price tag for one of its Genesis Land plots. Another plot sold for a record $2.43 million on the Decentraland metaverse this week. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. The metaverse may only be in its infancy, but the real-estate wars are heating up. Another plot of digital land...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, US, Trends, Vietnam, Tyler, Sandbox, Cameron Winklevoss, Decentraland, Axie Infinity, Camomile Shumba, Axie, Sky Mavis

African Swine Fever Outbreak Spreading Widely in Vietnam - Government

HANOI (Reuters) - An African swine fever outbreak is spreading widely in Vietnam and is hurting the local farming industry, the government said on...
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Vietnam: Franchise & Licensing - ACSV Legal

The definition of a "franchise" is covered in Article 284 of the Commercial Law 2005
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Vietnam: Initial Offering Of Shares, Management And Use Of Proceeds From SOE Equitisation - ACSV Legal

The circular gives information on who can buy shares (strategic investors, local and foreign investors, employees, trade unions), how shares can be offered (public auction and direct negotiation)
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Maryland's GOP Gov. mocked Trump for endorsing a rival to succeed him. 'I'd prefer endorsements from people who didn't lose Maryland by 33 points'

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan.Drew Angerer/Getty Images Gov. Larry Hogan mocked Trump for endorsing a primary challenger to his preferred successor. He said he would rather "endorsements from people who didn't lose Maryland by 33 points." The jab — a reference to Trump's poor 2020 performance in Maryland — escalates a long-running feud.  Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan mocked Donald Trump after the former president's endorsed a rival to Hogan's preferred successor. "Personally, I'd ...
Tags: Politics, Maryland, Trends, Cnn, Gop, Commerce, News UK, John Mccain, Vietnam, Donald Trump, Trump, Cox, Logan, Larry Hogan, McCain, Hogan

Vietnam: Private Equity 2021 - ACSV Legal

Vietnam is still a relatively nascent market for private equity (PE). Deal sizes are often small (although getting bigger) and transaction struc¬turing and procedures are complex and time consuming.
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Vietnam: Investor-State Dispute Settlement - New Accountability Through Vietnam's Free-Trade Matrix - ACSV Legal

Vietnam is constantly making headlines as the new rising star in foreign direct investment (FDI) into Southeast Asia.
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Vietnam: Doing Business In... 2021 - ACSV Legal

The legal system in Vietnam follows the civil law tradition and is noticeably influenced by conti¬nental European codifications of civil law (par¬ticularly the French Civil Code).
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