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VIETNAM – Work Permit Exemption for Intra-Company Transferees From 22 December 2014

On 5 November 2014, The Ministry Of Industry and Trade issued Circular 41/2014/TT-BCT stipulating the requirements and procedures for work permit exempted intra-company foreign transferees. 57 more words


What I ate in Taipei! Le Ble D'or

Landed in Taipei the other day, and found out my room was not ready.  Hungry and wet, I proceeded to walk around in search of my ultimate goal, food.   224 more words


Lucknow Zoo

Not far from the city center of Lucknow is the Lucknow Zoo. For sixty rupees you can enter the park which is the home to many animals. 306 more words


Amazing Bonsai Trees

Bonsai is an art that has been practiced in Asia for many centuries. Bonsai trees are grown from the same seeds as trees that grow to full size. 23 more words

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EnviroWatch: Climate, health, pollution, nukes

And food, via the Thomson Reuters Foundation:

Climate change could cut world food output 18 percent by 2050

Global warming could cause an 18 percent drop in world food production by 2050, but investments in irrigation and infrastructure, and moving food output to different regions, could reduce the loss, a study published on Thursday said.

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9 Immersive and Unusual Things to Do in Bangkok

Being the cultural and economic center of Thailand, Bangkok is one of the most attractive tourist destinations around the world. Many vacationers take advantage of its large shopping districts and affordable merchandise, while others prefer to visit the historical and religious landmarks of the city. 701 more words


The NAMASTE - "Sanskrit greeting"

The word “Namaste” (pronounced “Naa-Maa-Stay”) is an ancient Sanskrit word with no literal translation.

Namaste or namaskar is used as a respectful form of greeting, acknowledging and welcoming a relative, guest or stranger. 49 more words