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The maker of Crocs shoes are among those moving production elsewhere.

Crocs and GoPro are among firms ‘aggressively’ fleeing China to make their products elsewhere to avoid Trump’s tariffs

Imports from China fell by 12% in the year ending in May, the biggest decline since the financial crisis.
Bangkok, Thailand, (left) and Ubud, Indonesia, (right).

The 15 best cities in the world, ranked

Hoi An, Vietnam, tops the Travel + Leisure's list of the "World's Best Cities," and three of the top five destinations are located in Mexico.

Nintendo is moving production of its hit Nintendo Switch game console to Vietnam amid trade tensions between China and the US

Nintendo's hit game console, the Nintendo Switch, is produced in China. But now, Nintendo is moving at least part of its production to Vietnam.

Singapore’s Jewel helps put it in Lonely Planet’s list of top 10 best places to visit in APAC – here’s who else made the list

The top five destinations include Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Singapore and the Cook Islands.

Singapore wealth fund GIC warns of low returns amid trade war

GIC said it will cushion the trade war impact by investing in countries like Vietnam which benefit from a shift in supply chains.

Companies are dodging Trump’s tariffs by sneaking Chinese goods through Vietnam, but their strategy could backfire

The duty dodging, combined with Vietnam's hefty trade surplus, could spur Trump to slap tariffs on the Southeast Asian nation.
President Donald Trump speaks following a meeting on infrastructure at Trump Tower, August 15, 2017 in New York City.

Trump threatens to expand his trade war by slapping tariffs on Vietnam

President Donald Trump left open the possibility of imposing tariffs on Vietnam during an interview on Fox Business.
A tape measure.

Ranked: The countries with the shortest people in the world

If you're over 6 foot 4 inches, here are the countries you should avoid if you don't want to feel like a giant.

Lee Hsien Loong’s Facebook post on 1978 Vietnam-Cambodia issue upsets both countries

Cambodian Defence Minister General Tea Banh said that Mr Lee's comments were "unacceptable" and "not true".
Environmental activist Nguyen Ngoc Anh (C) stands in a courtroom during his trial in southern Vietnam's Ben Tre province.

A blogger in Vietnam got 6 years in prison after calling for anti-government protests on Facebook

Nguyen Ngoc Anh's sentence is part of a larger government crackdown on social media. A new cybersecurity law has fuelled arrests of perceived critics.