Highspeed boats to and from Phu Quoc Island will be suspended again due to strong wind and waves after resuming operation for only three days. Boat services in Phu Quoc suspended Tran Van Tai, director of the Maritime Administration of Kien Giang, said due to the effect of the tropical depression, the seas off Phu Quoc in Kien Giang Province will face heavy rains, strong winds and waves. The Maritime Administration has asked boat services on Phu Quoc-Rach Gia and Phu Quoc-Ha Tien routes to temporarily suspend services until the weather improves. Tourists stranded in Phu Quoc Representatives of boat service firms such as Super Dong, Phu Quoc Express and Hoa Binh said they have informed and returned the money to the customers. It is expected that the services will be suspended for at least one or two days. Boat services to Phu Quoc Island were also been suspended due to the effect of Strom Podul and were only resumed a few days ago to serve tourists during the national … [Read more...] about Boat services suspended due to strong winds
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VTC Now, the over-the-top app with over 1.3 million downloads since the ASIAD 2018, had to temporarily suspend its service since this June due to financial difficulties. Hopefully, the service will be reactivated by the end of July. VTC Now temporary suspended its services until the end of July Since early June 2019, VTC Now application has been inaccessible, both on the mobile application as well as on the VTC Now box. The entire VTC Now system has been stalling for several months now, after discontinuing the streaming of all content. Currently, only one YouTube channel, VTC Now, is active but audience comments have been turned off on the channel's videos. The vtcnow.vn website also redirects visitors to vtc.gov.vn. Customers spend VND1.5 million ($65.22) on buying VTC Now's box, but now VOD and VTC Now applications are not available, forcing them to download other free applications to watch instead. A representative from VTC Now said that VTC Now has to switch to a domestic … [Read more...] about VTC Now temporarily suspends service
The Dana-Y Steel JSC has just filed a lawsuit has filed a lawsuit against the Danang City People's Committee for for losses allegedly caused by the committee’s decisions to suspend its operations. Local people gather at the Dana-Y's plant to protest against its violations According to the People’s Court of Danang City, the company said in the lawsuit that the decisions violated its right to business freedom and asked for compensation of some VND400 billion (USD17.40 million) from the municipal People’s Committee and its chairman. The Dana-Y Steel JSC which has a plan covering 15 hectares of land in Thanh Vinh Industrial Park in Hoa Vang District's Hoa Lien Commune was temporarily suspended together with its sister, the Dana-Uc Steel Plant, for six months for causing pollution to the environment since November 2018. Following decisions from the municipal People’s Committee, the Dana-Y Steel Plant was also fined VND400 million (USD17,391) while … [Read more...] about Danang authorities sued for suspending firm’s operations
Canada announced on Sunday (Jun 2) that it was temporarily shutting its embassy in Venezuela, blaming President Nicolas Maduro for refusing to accredit diplomats critical of his regime. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland says Ottawa had "no choice" but to suspend operations at Ottawa's embassy in Venezuela. (Photo: AFP/Lars Hagberg) At the same time, Ottawa is reviewing the status of Maduro envoys to Canada. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said in a statement that "the regime has taken steps to limit the ability of foreign embassies to function in Venezuela, particularly those advocating for the restoration of democracy" there. In January, Canada, along with the United States and major Latin American powers, was among the first to recognize Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido's claim to be acting president, beginning a months-long power struggle between him and Maduro. Soon, Canadian diplomats in Venezuela "will no longer be in a position to obtain diplomatic … [Read more...] about Canada suspends operations at embassy in Venezuela
The Hanoitimes - The center’s experts said that as May is still the transition period, there is a dispute between hot and cold waves, so extreme weather may occur such as tornadoes, hail and strong wind in the thunderstorm. Scorching heat to attack Hanoi tomorrow The blazing hot temperatures in Hanoi city, as well as Vietnam’s northwest and central region may last until May 20, according to the National Center for Hydro-Meteorological Forecasting (NCHMF). The current heat wave scorches Hanoi since early morning, with the highest temperature of 35-37 degrees Celsius, it even is expected to surge to 39 degrees Celsius tomorrow. Hot weather will continue to take place in Hanoi in May. Photo: Cong Hung The NCHMF said that Foehn wind, caused by impact of the southeastern edge of the western hot low-pressure area, is developing and causing hot weather across the northern region, with temperatures ranging from 36 to 39 degrees Celsius, and even 40 in some … [Read more...] about How long is scorching heat in Hanoi lasting?