Transport Ministry asked to basically complete North-South Expressway by 2025 The Saigon Times Vehicles travel on the HCMC-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expressway, part of the North-South Expressway. The Government has asked the Ministry of Transport to basically complete the North-South Expressway project by 2025 - PHOTO: ANH QUAN HCMC – The Government has asked the Ministry of Transport to prioritize resources to execute the eastern North-South Expressway project in the next five years and complete important subprojects by 2025. Vietnam has set a target to have 5,000 kilometers of expressways by 2030. Therefore, the Ministry of Transport should clarify the necessity, effectiveness and ability to allocate capital for the subprojects of the North-South Expressway project in the 2021-2025 period, according to the local media. It must also consult with the relevant agencies on the investment in the subprojects of the expressway project and report the results to the competent … [Read more...] about Transport Ministry asked to basically complete North-South Expressway by 2025
STATE pension payments will be something you receive if you've reached a certain age in later life. The state pension is different to your workplace or a private pension , and when you can start receiving the pay-out depends on when you were born. In May 2014, the government changed how the state pension system works , with the goal of making it simpler. In order to get a state pension you need to pay National Insurance contributions (NICs), and have built up a minimum number of years' worth. How much is the state pension? Men born on or after April 6, 1951, or women born on or after April 6, 1953, will be able to claim the new state pension. For those who reached the state pension age before April 6, 2016, you’ll be getting the old state pension, known as the basic state pension. The full new state pension is £175.60 per week, but the actual money you get will depend on your National Insurance record. If you've accrued NICs under both the old and new … [Read more...] about How can I check my state pension and what age can I claim it?
Wang Quanzhang is a lawyer. He spent four and a half years in jail for doing his job. It says a lot about the state of the rule of law in China when even lawyers are persecuted for representing victims. He is no exception. In a nationwide operation in summer 2015, the Chinese authorities rounded up more than 200 lawyers and dissidents. For three years, Wang's wife Li Wenzu knew nothing about his fate; their son had to grow up without a father. Yet, Li Wenzu's spirit was unbroken. She herself became an activist. Watch video 03:23 Share '709 Crackdown' five years on Send Facebook Twitter reddit EMail Facebook Messenger Web Whatsapp Web Telegram linkedin Permalink https://p.dw.com/p/3f0ix China: Freed human rights lawyer tries to rebuild his life Long-term coverage DW's China correspondent Mathias Bölinger accompanied this courageous woman's battle for four years. Their many encounters provided the … [Read more...] about DW reporters in China: Documenting the erosion of fundamental rights
The Vietnam Fisheries Society (Vinafish) has strongly rejected China’s fishing ban in the East Vietnam Sea, affirming that Beijing has no right to impose such a prohibition in the Vietnamese waters. Vinafish released its vehement opposition on Wednesday after China announcedon April 27 its 2021 fishing ban, effective from May 1, an action that the society deemed unilateral, unruly, and wrongful. The ban, which is scheduled to last until September 16, applies to certain areas in the East Vietnam Sea that encompass a part of the Gulf of Tonkin and Hoang Sa (Paracel) archipelago under Vietnamese sovereignty. The objection was sent to the Government Office, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, and the Party Central Committee's Commission for External Relations on the same day, the society reported. In its objection, Vinafish asserted that such a fishing embargo is a serious violation of Vietnam’s sovereignty over its waters and archipelagos in the East Vietnam Sea. … [Read more...] about China has no right to ban fishing in Vietnamese waters: Vietnam’s fisheries society
Whether you have the new iPhone 12 or an earlier model, one essential accessory nearly everyone needs is a car charger. If you use Maps to navigate the world around you while driving, you know it doesn't take much time for your iPhone's battery to go from full to flat. As usual, we have opinions on the best iPhone car chargers. These options are the safest, fastest chargers available today. Dual USB-C: Anker PowerDrive+ III Duo Just for iPhone 12: ESR HaloLock Magnetic Charger Fast and efficient: Aukey PD car charger A smarter charger: RAVPower car charger Charge four devices: Amazon Basics 4-Port Multi USB Car Charger Cables and all: TIKALONG Car Charger Coiled cables rock: Syncwire USB charger Go wireless: iOttie AutoSense Simple, effective, affordable: Maxboost Car Charger with SmartUSB Port PD delivery on a budget: QGeeM 36W Fast Car Charger Like it's not even there: AINOPE 4.8A All Metal Car Charger Adapter … [Read more...] about Best iPhone Car Chargers 2021