Singapore 

28 people taken to hospital after collision between prime mover and lorry in Tuas, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – More than 30 people were injured in an accident in Tuas on Saturday (May 25). The police were alerted to the accident between a prime mover and a lorry at the junction of Tuas South Avenue 5 and Tuas South Way at 6.30am. The lorry driver, a 48-year-old man, and 12 lorry passengers were conscious when taken to Ng Teng Fong General Hospital. Another 15 passengers were taken to National University Hospital. The Singapore Civil Defence Force said that four others suffered minor injuries and refused to be…

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Prime Minister asks Vietnam Airlines to provide better services – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc at Vietnam Airlines’ celebrations to mark the 15th anniversary of its first direct flight to Russia. — VNA/VNS Photo Thống Nhất MOSCOW — Vietnam Airlines should offer safe and competitive services to Russia since traveling between Việt Nam and Russia is more important than ever now since the two nations are working to promote their comprehensive strategic partnership, particularly in trade and investment, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has said. Speaking at a ceremony held on Thursday by Vietnam Airlines to mark the 15th…

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Vietnam 

Prime Minister sets solutions for international integration – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Foreign tourists take a city tour in Hà Nội during the DPRK-USA Summit in February. The Prime Minister has noted that over the past five years, international integration has helped build a peaceful domestic environment. — VNA/VNS Photo Quang Hải HÀ NỘI — Individuals and businesses alike should be the subject of international integration, Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc said during a teleconference on Tuesday. The cause of international integration will only achieve success with constructive and effective participation of all individuals and businesses, the leader said.  He urged…

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Heng Swee Keat to be appointed Deputy Prime Minister; DPMs Teo Chee Hean and Tharman Shanmugaratnam to become Senior Ministers, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will become Deputy Prime Minister from May 1, in a move that cements his standing as Singapore’s next prime minister. Meanwhile, both existing DPMs – Mr Teo Chee Hean and Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam – will relinquish their appointments, the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) announced in a statement on Tuesday (April 23). They will be appointed Senior Ministers and remain in Cabinet. Mr Heng will remain Finance Minister, and continue chairing the Future Economy Council and National Research Foundation. He will be appointed Acting…

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Vietnam 

Prime Minister sets emissions standards for used cars – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

A new roadmap, issued by Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc, will apply emission standards for road vehicles, including imported used cars. — Photo baogiaothong.vn Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc has set a new roadmap to apply emission standards for road vehicles, including imported used cars. The official Vietnamese regulation titled “Road vehicles – maximum permitted limits of exhaust gases” includes four standards, with standard 1 being the highest permitted limit. In the roadmap, standard 1 applies to vehicles with positive-ignition and…

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China 

Australia’s Huawei 5G ban a ‘hedge’ against future Chinese aggression, says former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull

Australia banned Huawei and ZTE from its 5G network as a “hedge against adverse contingencies” in case relations with China soured in the future, according to former Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.Turnbull, who was ousted as leader in August 2018, said that his government “decided not to allow 5G networks to be built out by companies that have an obligation to their own country to assist the intelligence services of those countries”.“We have to, in an uncertain world, hedge against… Source link

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Vietnam 

Prime Minister welcomes Hong Kong-Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce Chairman – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc (right) meets with Jonathan Choi, Chairman of the Hong Kong-Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce. — VNA/VNS Photo Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc hosted Jonathan Choi, Chairman of the Hong Kong-Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and President of Sunwah Group, in Hà Nội on Tuesday. The PM underlined the sound co-operation between Việt Nam and China – and particularly Hong Kong – in various fields such as the economy, trade, investment, tourism and culture. Choi expressed his pleasure at…

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Vietnam 

Prime Minister promises optimal conditions for US enterprises – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI – The Vietnamese Government would create optimal conditions for US enterprises to invest successfully in Việt Nam and was willing to listen to their recommendations to improve the local business environment, said Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc. While receiving a delegation from the US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC), led by its president and CEO Alexander Feldman, in Hà Nội on Thursday, PM expressed his belief that the delegation’s visit would contribute to promoting economic, trade and investment relations between Việt Nam and the US. He…

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Vietnam 

Prime Minister welcomes Boeing, HSBC leaders – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI – Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc received Kevin McAllister, Executive Vice President of the US’s Boeing Company and President and Chief Executive Officer of Boeing Commercial Airplanes, in Hà Nội on Wednesday. At the reception, PM Phúc expressed his delight at the co-operation between Boeing and Vietnamese airlines. He said he just had a successful meeting with US President Donald Trump, who said he was impressed by the signing of aircraft deals worth up to US$21 billion between Boeing and Vietnamese carriers. The Vietnamese…

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Millbank Residences: sophisticated waterside living in Prime Central London

[Sponsored Article] Following several years of uncertainty, London’s residential property markets are now in the recovery phase. Research by Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) forecasts capital gains of two percent for Central London property in 2019, increasing to 3.5 percent by 2022, with house prices set to increase by 8 percent over the same period. Overseas investors who are considering stepping onto the London property ladder may never have a better opportunity, especially in sought-after prime… Source link

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