Vietnam mulls higher visa fees for foreigners, overseas Vietnamese

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Vietnam mulls higher visa fees for foreigners, overseas Vietnamese

The Vietnamese Ministry of Finance is drafting a new visa rule that will maintain the fees for Vietnamese citizens but increase those for foreigners and overseas Vietnamese.

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Massive Dutch power cut causes chaos, halts Amsterdam flights

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Massive Dutch power cut causes chaos, halts Amsterdam flights

"We are currently running on emergency power, all flights to and from Schiphol have been halted or are being diverted to other airports," Schiphol's Inge van Rijn said.

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Retailers launch eco-friendly services

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Retailers launch eco-friendly services

Many supermarkets nationwide have collected used batteries, offered reusable bags and cut prices on energy-savings devices in response to the Earth Hour event scheduled from 8:30pm-9:30pm tonight.

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Amsterdam Schiphol airport cancels all flights due to power cut

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All flights to and from Amsterdam's Schiphol airport were cancelled on Friday following a major power outage in the Dutch capital and surrounding region, an airport spokeswoman said.

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Dairy businesses asked to eliminate ads out of prices

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The Pricing Management Department of the Ministry of Finance yesterday sent a document to departments of finance asking to liaise with other departments to request milk businesses to eliminate advertising cost out of price.

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Price of petroleum remains steady

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Local petroleum retail prices remain unchanged at VND17,286 (US$0.80) per litre on March 26, while the Government has asked the stabilisation fund to be reduced.

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Vietjet inks deal with HCMC Tourism Association to cut travel costs

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Vietjet inks deal with HCMC Tourism Association to cut travel costs

Today Vietjet will slash fares by up to 50 percent on flights for tours run by domestic agencies under the Ho Chi Minh City Tourism Association in a special collaboration aimed at spurring growth for the tourism industry.

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Hanoi authorities defend tree fell project

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Hanoi authorities defend tree fell project

Authorities in Hanoi say plans to cut down trees in Hanoi were aimed at removing sick trees or those at risk of falling, and to clear areas designated for urban transport projects.

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Baby elephant dies with skin frayed, feet gone, tail severed in central Vietnam

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Baby elephant dies with skin frayed, feet gone, tail severed in central Vietnam

A baby elephant weighing about 100kg has been found dead, with a patch of skin flayed, four feet gone, and a part of the tail cut off, in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, according to a local wildlife official.

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Hanoi replacing felled trees with those thriving in mountainous regions only: expert

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Hanoi replacing felled trees with those thriving in mountainous regions only: expert

The species of trees being planted in place of the trees cut down en masse in Hanoi is only suitable for soil and climate conditions in mountainous regions, not in urban areas, a plant expert has said.

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Hanoi suspends tree cutting project, reprimands officials

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Hanoi suspends tree cutting project, reprimands officials

Hanoi authorities have suspended a tree felling project around the city in the face of public outcry and several officials have been criticized and suspended over their handling of the plan to clear the metropolis of 6,700 old and allegedly dangerous trees.

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Photos: Hanoi streets without trees, after city cancels plans to plant new trees

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Photos: Hanoi streets without trees, after city cancels plans to plant new trees

VietNamNet Bridge - Several weeks ago, city authorities decided to chop down many trees, saying that they were decayed or deformed, and replace them with young saplings. However, a public outcry ensued and the felling of trees has stopped.

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Sponsors deny 'shocking' accusation that they pushed felling of 6,700 Hanoi trees

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Sponsors deny 'shocking' accusation that they pushed felling of 6,700 Hanoi trees

Two main sponsors of the now-infamous landscaping project to cut down and replace thousands of trees in Hanoi, which has caused nationwide public uproar, said they were "shocked" after local authorities shifted the blame on them.

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The man with the longest fingernails in Vietnam

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The man with the longest fingernails in Vietnam

VietNamNet Bridge – Mr. Luu Cong Huyen, 57, of Giao Yen Commune of Giao Thuy District in Nam Dinh Province, has not cut his fingernails for more than 30 years. His nails are now about 50cm long.

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Lam Dong sets greenhouse gas goal

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An action programme reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD +) for the 2015-2020 period in Lam Dong set a target to cut greenhouse gases by 27 percent by 2020, equalling 2,056,277 tonnes of CO2 per year.

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