For them it is the perfect holiday, as David explains: "We had the idea it was all about crossing the Atlantic, sitting on deckchairs with a blanket over your knees. [But in reality], the ships are really mobile hotels, and we wake up somewhere different every day… we use it to go to places we want to see. … [Read more...] about Will we ever take cruise holidays again?
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More than 24,000 workers are now confined to their dorms - on full pay and with meals provided. The government says it is also "aggressively" testing and has started moving some virus-free residents to empty properties or army camps to try to reduce the density. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Should the world worry about Singapore’s virus surge?
"This morning, 450,000 protective suits landed in Dallas, Texas. This was made possible because of the partnership of two great American companies—DuPont and FedEx—and our friends in Vietnam. Thank you," Trump tweeted on Thursday morning (GMT+7). … [Read more...] about President Trump thanks Vietnam for shipping Covid-19 protective suits
Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of State expressed its concerns regarding the incident, stating that the sinking was the latest in a long string of Chinese actions asserting its unlawful maritime claims and negatively impacting its Southeast Asian neighbors with coastlines on the East Vietnam Sea. … [Read more...] about US Defense Department ‘greatly concerned’ by China’s sinking of Vietnamese fishing boat
It also went against the common perception of senior leaders of the two countries on the humane treatment of fishermen and the Vietnam-China agreement on the basic principles guiding the settlement of maritime issues, and in contrary to the spirit of the Declaration of Conduct of the Parties in the East Sea (DOC), which complicates the situation and is not conducive to the bilateral relations as well as the maintenance of peace, stability and cooperation in the East Sea, she said. VNA … [Read more...] about US voices concern over China’s sinking of Vietnamese fishing vessel in East Sea