Meridian council cuts administrator’s salary, mayor to veto

MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) — The Meridian City Council has voted to cut the salary of Chief Administrative Officer Richie McAlister to $0, citing his performance. Mayor Percy Bland says he will veto the action. The Meridian Star reports In a statement, Bland says the council’s actions “were not only political and personal, but also outside […]

Vietnam, China open specialised route for goods transportation

Officials cut the ribbon to open the Tan Thanh – Pu Zhai specialised route for goods transportation at the ceremony in Lang Son province on March 21 (Photo: VNA) Lang Son (VNA) – A specialised route for goods transportation was opened on March 21, linking the Tan Thanh border gate of Vietnam’s northern border province of […]