Options include scaling back the number of meetings, canceling external events and limiting the size of the country delegations that would travel to Washington. Another alternative is to hold “virtual” meetings by teleconference, and the institutions could still proceed with full-fledged meetings. … [Read more...] about IMF, World Bank consider ‘virtual’ Spring Meetings as virus spreads
Visitors to HCM City on Nguyễn Huệ Street in District 1. - VNS File PhotoViet Nam News HCM CITY -- Special policies are needed to help HCM City develop faster and better, thus contributing more to the country’s development, Nguyễn Thiện Nhân, secretary of HCM City’s Party Committee, has said. … [Read more...] about City needs development policies as population surges
The Government has approved the plans and selection of tenders for hiring international consultants to assess the use of land by the aviation sector, make plans for the expansion of HCM City’s Tân Sơn Nhất Airport, and assist in planning in areas adjacent to make better use of infrastructure in conformity. … [Read more...] about Govt tells Đồng Nai to do feasibility study for acquiring land for Long Thành airport
A male peacock on the rooftop of a house on Trần Quốc Thảo Street in HCM City. VNS Photo/Ngọc KhảiViet Nam News On Tuesday, residents on Trần Quốc Thảo Street in HCM City’s District 3 spotted a male peacock sitting behind a bush on the rooftop of an abandoned building. … [Read more...] about What was a peacock doing on a HCM City rooftop?
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel quoted the husband of a brewery employee, Lasonya Ragdales, as saying she was informed by the company of an active shooter on the premises, and was texting him while locked in a room with co-workers. … [Read more...] about Five killed at brewery in another US mass shooting