Earth Day CompostableCampaign launched to reduce plastic waste in Hanoi, HCM City VietNamNet Bridge - AnPhat Holdings Group has launched the Earth Day Compostable Campaign to minimizethe use of plastic bags and replace plastic bags with compostable bags madefrom corn starch in Vietnam’s two largest cities of Hanoi and HCM City. The six-day campaign is divided into two phases: Phase Ifrom March 28-30 on the occasion of the Earth Hour 2019 and Phase II from April20-22 on the occasion of Earth Day 2019. During the campaign, many systems of large and smallsupermarkets, restaurant chains and residential areas in Hanoi and Ho Chi MinhCity will join An Phat Holdings to take action to minimize the use of plasticbags during those days and replace with cornstarch bags when needed. It is hopedthat dozens of tons of plastic bags will be minimized or replaced withcompostable bags made of corn starch, equivalent to reducing a huge amount ofplastic waste into the environment. In the first … [Read more...] about Earth Day CompostableCampaign launched to reduce plastic waste in Hanoi, HCM City
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What should we expect from the upcoming summit? Carlyle Alan Thayer, Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales, lecturer at the Australian Defence Force Academy It is obvious that there is an impasse following the first summit [in Singapore]. And, as American diplomats want to say, the president does not travel halfway around the world for a photo op. The fact that the summit is scheduled means that there will be some kind of deliverables. The key issue relates to the extent that the US will be slightly more flexible in rewarding North Korea for actions that it agrees to undertake. UN sanctions have put [Chairman] Kim Jong Un under pressure. Kim is trying to improve his bargaining position with the US by making an end run to both South Korea and China. He wants them to press the US to continue the dialogue and to urge the US to indicate how it will respond to specific North Korean steps to denuclearise. It is likely that some sort of general road map, rather than a … [Read more...] about What to expect from the upcoming DPRK US Hanoi Summit
Welcome to Việt Nam, Chairman Kim!PM inspects preparations for DPRK-USA Hanoi SummitInt’l media centre for 2nd DPRK-USA Summit inauguratedDeputy PM reviews preparations for DPRK-USA summitAfter a new do? Choose between Trump and Kim Viet Nam News The upcoming summit between US President Donald Trump and DPRK chairman Kim Jong Un is slated to take place in Việt Nam on Wednesday and Thursday, and will be their second meeting following their first historic summit in Singapore last June. Ahead of the DPRK-USA Hanoi Summit, experts from around the world share their views on the event. What should we expect from the upcoming summit? Carlyle Alan Thayer, Emeritus Professor at the University of New South Wales, lecturer at the Australian Defence Force Academy It is obvious that there is an impasse following the first summit [in Singapore]. And, as American diplomats want to say, the president doesn’t travel halfway around the world for a photo op. The … [Read more...] about What to expect from the upcoming DPRK – USA Hanoi Summit
Good outcomes expected for Trump-Kim summitViệt Nam, DPRK seek to strengthen tiesVietnamese foreign minister to visit North KoreaTrump says 2nd US-N.K. summit to be held in Hà NộiViệt Nam welcomes second Trump-Kim summit Hà Nội has been chosen to host the political event of the year. US President Donald Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at the end of February. So what can we expect from the meeting? … [Read more...] about Trump-Kim summit in Hà Nội: what to expect?
Liverpool's Xherdan Shaqiri celebrates after scoring against Manchester United at Anfield. (Photo: AFP/Paul Ellis) Everyone is looking for the same thing, too: Players who can turn contenders into champions and save doomed teams from sinking without trace. No pressure, then. Finding them in the crowded and chaotic January market is quite another thing, too, because by this stage of the season, you are probably getting someone another club is happy to let go. That is why a good recruitment team is gold dust for every Premier League club. Of course, it doesn't take much for scouting to go wrong. Here's my review of the good, the bad and the ugly. THE BEST BUYS XI Possibly the most spectacular examples of scouting and signing are Leicester's purchases of N'Golo Kante - rated No 2 central midfielder in the FC 100 - for only £5.5 million and Riyad Mahrez for just £400,000. The pair were later sold to Chelsea and Manchester City, respectively, for a combined total of £90m. … [Read more...] about Premier League clubs” good, bad and ugly transfers of 2018 and what to expect in January