Automakers rev up US assembly lines, wary of outside risks to workers

DETROIT – Automakers are speeding up U.S. assembly lines to meet recovering demand, increasingly confident coronavirus safety protocols are working to prevent outbreaks in their plants but wary of the challenges workers face outside. Screening workers for COVID-19 using temperature scans and questionnaires, the automakers have detected some people who reported for work despite being […]

GOP State Assembly Candidate: No Delay of November Election as January 2021 is Presidency’s End Date

Well, it depends. In my county, they’ll be able to certify pretty quickly because we already have a high percentage of mail-in votes, because it is rural and our registrar is used to that. So it’s not going to take her that long. She’ll have normal timelines. And she’s very good about purging our voter rolls […]

NDDC contracts: Ibori, Kalu, Uduaghan confront Akpabio

…Akpabio, calm down, I took no contract from NDDC — Ibori …His allegations false — Uduaghan …Issues at stake in NDDC about missing funds, not jobs done — Kalu …How IMC spent N3.175 bn as Palliatives on COVID- 19 in 2 months — Senate report …No fraud, conspirators raising false alarm, NDDC insists By Emma […]

A tribute to my mother

She believed that one was not successful until others looked up to and depended on you. She believed that hard work and character should be the only path to the top. I recall how when Kenneth and I were in Primary School she bought us torch lights as there was no electricity then. She would […]

Amit Shah to hold roadshow, public meetings in New Delhi today

Targeting those opposing the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), Shah said, “These people (opposition) started instigating riots after we implemented the CAA. They have no shame in standing with rioters. Manish Sisodia has pledged his support to people in Shaheen Bagh…Only Prime Minister Modi can control anti-national forces.”

VN businesses slow in preparing to enjoy preferential tariffs in EVFTA

Truong Van Cam, deputy chairman of the Viet Nam Textile and Apparel Association, said the association continues to request the Ministry of Industry and Trade to complete the Textile and Apparel Development Plan until 2035, which must clarify requirements for the construction of concentrated industrial parks for textiles and clothing, including waste water treatment.

Cooper, Forest lawyers argue over governor’s COVID-19 powers

Forest sued the governor last month, saying Cooper’s unilateral orders shuttering businesses, limiting assemblies and mandating face coverings in public needed the concurrence of the Council of State. State attorneys representing Cooper say the governor didn’t require the council’s OK because of his authority using other emergency powers.

Haryana Chief Minister announces plans to open 11 new colleges

New colleges will be opened at Morni Hills in Panchkula, Isharwal in Bhiwani, Goriwala in Sirsa, Firozpur Jhirka in Nuh, Chhatar in Jind, Ladna Chaku and Rajaund in Kaithal. New colleges will also be opened at Pratap Nagar in Yamunanagar, Agroha in Hisar and Bhainswal Kalan and Baroda in Sonipat district.

EVFTA and EVIPA help attract more investment in Vietnam

Ambassador and Head of the Delegation of the European Union to Vietnam Giorgio Aliberti at the press conference According to Ambassador Giorgio Aliberti, the approval of the two agreements is a historic milestone that both Vietnam and the EU have been waiting 10 years for. He stressed that the two agreements were voted with high […]

NA passes resolution relatied to EVIPA

Scene at the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly. (Photo: The EVIPA, signed between the European Union (EU) and Vietnam on June 30 last year in Hanoi, is expected to create a favorable environment for Vietnam to attract further investment in categories where the EU holds strengths, such as finance, telecommunications, transport, […]