David Attenborough featured in HELLO! magazine’s Kind List

“Working with David, you quickly realise that his passion for sharing the wonders of the natural world that comes across on TV is absolutely genuine and a big part of who he is.” – Colin Butfield, WWF’s Executive Producer for David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet “David is not only a compelling storyteller, but […]

Oprah Winfrey featured in HELLO! magazine’s Kind List

“There is something that you can do in your life right now, today, to make a difference in the life of somebody else’s. To extend yourself in kindness, to anybody, is an extension of kindness in the world.” – Oprah Through her Oprah Winfrey Foundation, she has donated millions of dollars to organisations such as […]

Freedom of Information Act: 103 stories that prove Chris Grayling wrong

76: Hushed up, the taxpayer’s £350,000 legal aid bill for arson couple who killed six of their own children in fire at their home: Daily Mail

Bình Sơn Refining and Petrochemical JSC reports $7.4 million Q3 profits

Workers at Dung Quất Oil Refinery in the central province of Quảng Ngãi, operated by Bình Sơn Refining and Petrochemical JSC (BSR). BSR currently trades on the Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM) with the code BSR. — Photo bsr.com.vn

Amendmends to enterprise, investment laws must promote SOE efficiency

VAFI estimated that if the amended laws could enhance SOEs efficiency, the State budget could collect up to US$100 billion in the next 15 years, a significant sum to help reduce public debt and invest in transport infrastructure, including the North-South high-speed railway and urban metro in Hà Nội and HCM City.

Trump finally agrees to Biden transition – but still not conceding

“My hope is that President Trump will take pride in his considerable accomplishments, put the country first and have a prompt and orderly transition to help the new administration succeed,” he said after having issued a similar if less forthright statement a few days earlier.

Solomon Systech takes part in the special exhibition organized by the Hong Kong Museum of History and the FHKI

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 12 June 2020 - Solomon Systech Limited will participate in the “Striving and Transforming — The History of Hong Kong Industry” exhibition in Hong Kong, showcasing about 1,200 sets of classic Hong Kong-made products over the past century.  Jointly organized by the Hong Kong Museum of History (“Museum”) and the Federation […]

DOJ identifies NYC, other cities as jurisdictions permitting ‘anarchy, violence and destruction’

The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Monday identified New York City, Portland and Seattle as “local governments that are permitting anarchy, violence, and destruction in American cities,” a move that comes as the federal government continues to take a tough stance against localized rioting in some areas of the country.

10 countries (besides India) where it’s a crime to be gay

Image: Amnesty International estimates a total of 544 executions of homosexuals in Iran, but admits that the figure could be much larger. (Photograph used for representational purposes only.)Photographs: Majid/Getty Images Tags: Iran , Mahmoud Ahmadinejad , Amnesty International , Columbia University , Sharia

Hipster Filipino restaurant which supplied Matt Hancock’s civil servants with £50,000 in takeaways during pandemic is forced to CLOSE after being driven out of business by government’s Covid lockdown

‘In line with the latest Government guidance that has once again had to ask all those who can to work from home, having access to the right equipment in order to work efficiently is essential’. HMRC said it had one of the largest workforces, and therefore a proportionately larger bill to move staff home.