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Home Office challenged over ‘sped-up’ removal of Vietnamese nationals

Signs that detainees were victims of trafficking are being overlooked, say campaignersLawyers are challenging the Home Office policy of deporting people to Vietnam who could be victims of trafficking after the UK sent a second charter flight to the country within a matter of weeks.The challenge follows concern from lawyers and charities that some victims of trafficking could be wrongly removed from the UK under a speedy processing system for migrants in detention known as “detained asylum casewo...
Tags: Politics, UK, Human Rights, Law, UK News, World news, Immigration and asylum, Asia Pacific, Home Office, Vietnam

Coronavirus live: UK reports 26,144 new infections, Vietnam to extend lockdown as cases soar

UK equalities watchdog warns businesses to be ‘non-discriminatory’ in the application of their employee vaccine policies.Thailand: Bangkok warehouse turned into 1,800-bed hospital as Covid crisis worsensSee all our coronavirus coverage 4.29pm BST There are no plans to bring in vaccine passports for university students in England, the Department for Education (DfE) said, as a row continues over their use.In interviews this week, ministers – including the foreign secretary, Dominic Raab – had ...
Tags: UK, England, UK News, World news, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangkok, Department for Education DfE, Dominic Raab, Coronavirus

Great Price! Dingo Rawhide Sticks for Dogs, Rawhide Chews Made with Real Chicken {Amazon}

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The Daily Stream: ‘Pete’s Dragon’ (1977) is a Fascinating and Surprisingly Mean Disney Oddity

(Welcome to The Daily Stream, an ongoing series in which the /Film team shares what they’ve been watching, why it’s worth checking out, and where you can stream it.) The Movie: Pete’s Dragon (1977) Where You Can Stream It: Disney+ The Pitch: It’s a Disney movie about an abused boy with a not-so-imaginary dragon friend being chased by a family of cruel hillbillies who want to make him their personal slave. If that doesn’t sell you on giving this one a shot, nothing will. Why It’s Essent...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Features, Vietnam, New England, Elliott, Pete, Shelley Winters, HELEN REDDY, The Black Cauldron, Roger Rabbit, Mickey Rooney, Jim Dale, The Black Hole, Sean Marshall, Hoagie

Coronavirus live: England’s top midwife urges pregnant women to get jab, Vietnam to extend lockdown as cases soar

UK equalities watchdog warns businesses to be ‘non-discriminatory’ in the application of their employee vaccine policies.Thailand: Bangkok warehouse turned into 1,800-bed hospital as Covid crisis worsensSee all our coronavirus coverage 2.22pm BST The heads of the World Health Organization, World Trade Organization, International Monetary Fund and World Bank have issued a collective call for Covid vaccine makers to prioritise doses for poorer countries. In a joint statement they said countrie...
Tags: UK, England, Africa, UK News, World news, Thailand, Vietnam, Bangkok, Afp, Coronavirus, Covax

Vietnam to Extend Lockdown Throughout Southern Region as COVID Cases Soar

HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam will from Monday impose strict curbs on movement in its business hub Ho Chi Minh City and another 18 cities and provinces...
Tags: Vietnam, Ho Chi Minh City, Hanoi, Reuters Vietnam

Vietnam, World War II Veterans Recall Experiences Abroad

HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — It’s been 53 years since Larry Ritchie, 76, fought as a U.S. Army private during the Vietnam War. But the experiences he recalled while sitting in his living room were as fresh as the day he endured them.
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Biden faces huge Afghanistan decision

As America's war in Afghanistan comes to an end, many see the inevitable parallels to Vietnam -- a long aimless war, a determined enemy ready to out bleed us, and now an evacuation reminiscent of the chaos of Saigon's final hours.
Tags: News, America, Afghanistan, Stories, Vietnam, Biden, Saigon

Opinion: The Biden administration has a life-or-death decision to make about Afghanistan

As America's war in Afghanistan comes to an end, many see the inevitable parallels to Vietnam -- a long aimless war, a determined enemy ready to out bleed us, and now an evacuation reminiscent of the chaos of Saigon's final hours.
Tags: News, America, Afghanistan, Stories, Vietnam, Biden, Saigon

Kamala Harris will visit Singapore and Vietnam as the White House continues to challenge China

Vice President Kamala Harris makes her way to board a plane before departing from Andrews Air Force Base in Maryland on June 14, 2021. Mandel Ngan/Getty Images Vice President Kamala Harris is poised to travel to Vietnam and Singapore next month. This trip will occur amid ongoing efforts from the Biden administration to check China's growing influence. Harris will be the first vice president in US history to visit Vietnam. See more stories on Insider's business page. Vice President...
Tags: Politics, News, Maryland, Washington, White House, China, Southeast Asia, Singapore, US, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Beijing, Vietnam, Biden, Guatemala

A missile race is heating up all across Asia

Chinese DF-26 ballistic missiles in a parade for the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, in Beijing, September 3, 2015. Andy Wong/Pool via REUTERS The apparent growth of China's ICBM force has received international attention in recent weeks. That growth is only one facet of China's rapid and ongoing military expansion. That expansion worries China's neighbors, which are now expanding their own missile arsenals. See more stories on Insider's business page. Recent r...
Tags: Asia, South Korea, Japan, Australia, China, India, US, International, Trends, Taiwan, Beijing, Philippines, Hawaii, Tokyo, Canberra, Scott Morrison

Harris to Visit Singapore, Vietnam, Focus on Economic Ties

Vice President Kamala Harris will visit Singapore and Vietnam next month on a trip focused on strengthening economic ties and celebrating America’s cultural connection with the Indo-Pacific region.
Tags: Singapore, America, Vietnam, Kamala Harris, HARRIS, Indo Pacific, Visit Singapore Vietnam Focus on Economic Ties

U.S. VP Harris to Visit Vietnam, Singapore -White House

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Kamala Harris will become the first U.S. vice president to visit Vietnam next month during a trip that will also include...
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Wax Atelier in London: Purveyors of Beautiful, Natural Wax Products

In an industrial estate in Barking, East London, Lola Lely and Yesenia Thibault-Picazo are busy reinventing the medieval craft of chandlery. “We are very proud to bring manufacturing back to an area that once had a strong heritage of producing everyday goods for London,” explains Lola. “Wicker baskets, matches, soap, pencils, paint tins and toys were all made here … It’s a strong heritage that has since vanished from the area. Through our project, we are bringing back this activity to the area.”...
Tags: Books, London, Candles, Vietnam, Lola, East London, Sustainable Design, Tableware, Paul Smith, Central Saint Martins, Matthew Williamson, Yesenia, Yesenia Thibault Picazo, Barking East London Lola Lely

Phase 1/2 trial results for Nanocovax, protein subunit SARS-CoV-2 vaccine from Vietnam

Nanocovax is a protein subunit vaccine that contains the full-length spike stabilized by the addition of two prolines
Tags: Health, Vietnam

Bill to Rename North Mississippi Post Office Heads to Biden

A bill that would rename a North Mississippi post office in honor of a Vietnam war veteran is headed to President Joe Biden.
Tags: Bill, Vietnam, Biden, North Mississippi, Rename North Mississippi Post Office Heads

New support for Southeast Asia’s COVID-19 response

In many parts of Southeast Asia and beyond, the impact of COVID-19 remains severe. More than 18 months after the virus first began spreading, high caseloads and new variants are putting pressure on health systems. It’s a difficult time for people across the region, and heartbreaking for those who’ve lost loved ones.  Vaccines offer a path to stability and recovery, and Google is working closely with governments, health authorities and nonprofits as inoculation programs roll out. But there’s also...
Tags: Google, Indonesia, Southeast Asia, Asia Pacific, Pakistan, Vietnam, Unicef,, Asean, Gavi, Asia Foundation, Stephanie Davis, Vaccine Alliance, Google in Asia, COVID-19, COVID

US Defense Secretary Broadens Cooperation With Vietnam

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has met his Vietnamese counterpart to deepen cooperation in security and pandemic recovery, after Washington vowed support for Southeast Asian nations embroiled in territorial rifts with China.
Tags: Washington, Defense, US, Vietnam, U S Defense, Lloyd Austin

INKR draws in $3.1M to make more comics accessible to worldwide audiences

Digital comics platform INKR’s team INKR is a digital comics platform that crosses cultural and language divides, enabling creators to reach global audiences with its proprietary localization technology. Previously bootstrapped, the company announced today that it has raised $3.1 million in pre-Series A funding led by Monk’s Hill Ventures, with participation from manga distributor TokyoPop founder and chief executive Stu Levy and VI Management managing director David Do. Headquartered in Sing...
Tags: Amazon, Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Apps, Asia, Publishing, Comics, Entertainment, Southeast Asia, Singapore, Tech, Vietnam, Luong, Kombo, Stu Levy

United States: USTR Completes Section 301 Investigation Of Vietnam's Currency Practices - WilmerHale

On July 23, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative ("USTR") announced the conclusion of its investigation under Section 301 of the Trade Act of 1974 ("the Trade Act") into Vietnam's practices related to currency valuation.
Tags: News, United States, Vietnam, USTR, U S Trade Representative USTR

Pentagon Chief to Nudge Ties With Vietnam as Human Rights Concerns Linger

By Idrees AliHANOI (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin will on Thursday look to nudge forward security ties with Vietnam that have been...
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Are We All Getting More Depressed?: A New Study Analyzing 14 Million Books, Written Over 160 Years, Finds the Language of Depression Steadily Rising

The relations between thought, language, and mood have become subjects of study for several scientific fields of late. Some of the conclusions seem to echo religious notions from millennia ago. “As a man thinketh, so he is,” for example, proclaims a famous verse in Proverbs (one that helped spawn a self-help movement in 1903). Positive psychology might agree. “All that we are is the result of what we have thought,” says one translation of the Buddhist Dhammapada, a sentiment that cognitive beha...
Tags: Psychology, Google, Facebook, College, Stanford, US, Data, Korea, Vietnam, Latin America, Indiana University, PNAS, Josh Jones, CBT, Charles Bukowski, Germany Spain

US Defense Secretary Visits Vietnam, Vows Support for Region

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin is seeking to bolster ties with Vietnam, one of the Southeast Asian nations embroiled in a territorial rift with China, during a two-day visit.
Tags: China, Defense, US, Vietnam, Defense Lloyd Austin

Vietnam: Directions For Foreign Investment Enterprises And Employees In Benefits Disputes In Vietnam - ASL LAW

Fines for foreign-invested enterprises (FIE) for failing to pay social insurance premiums have been specified in Decree No.28/2020/ND-CP released in March 2020 on providing penalties for admin violations ...
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Vietnam: Subtle Differences Between EVFTA And UKVFTA - ASL LAW

There are so many similarities between the 2 agreements that the UK-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (UKVFTA) might as well be called a direct copy of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Tags: UK, News, Eu, Vietnam

Vietnam: Revising Vietnam Law On M&A To Attract More Investors - ASL LAW

In recent years, Vietnam has been actively improving investment policies as well as enhancing the legal framework for M&A activities.
Tags: News, Vietnam

Vietnam: The Keys To M&A Attraction In Vietnam - ASL LAW

The following article shall point out keys to M&A attraction in Vietnam.
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26 funny books from the best voices in comedy, from Tina Fey to Samantha Irby

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The funniest books on our list include memoirs and essay collections from comedians and writers like Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling, Ali Wong, Samantha Irby, Nora Ephron, Jerry Seinfeld, David Sedaris, and more. Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider Reading a funny book is one of the most engaging, transportive activities there is. Below are 26 laugh-out-loud funny books, from memoirs and essay collecti...
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Vietnam: New Draft Amendment Of Internet Decree - Rouse

Vietnamese Government to reinforce cybersecurity, online IP protection, and regulate cloud computing services...
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Vice President Harris Could Visit Vietnam, Singapore in August

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Vice President Kamala Harris could travel to Vietnam and Singapore in August, even as details of such a trip are not final...
Tags: Washington, Singapore, Vietnam, Kamala Harris, Reuters, HARRIS, Vietnam Singapore