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    • Vietnam ratifies EU Free Trade Deal

      Vietnam ratifies EU Free Trade Deal

      Vietnam's National Assembly (NA) on Monday approved a wide-ranging free trade agreement with the EU, signed in 2019, news wires reported. It was passed by 457 Vietnamese lawmakers or 100% of deputies present at the voting, with 26 abstentions. In an unusual development and show of transparency, the voting procedures were broadcast live on the national TV.

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    • Trump threatens China new tariffs blaming it for virus origin

      Trump threatens China new tariffs blaming it for virus origin

      The US President Donald Trump on Thursday threatened new tariffs against Beijing as he claimed to have seen evidence linking the coronavirus to a lab in China's city of Wuhan, news wires reported. Trump said he was confident the coronavirus may have originated in a Chinese virology lab, but declined to describe the evidence, ratcheting up tensions with Beijing over the origins of the deadly disease.

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