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Image : In dawn assault, Iraqi special forces near Mosul from east

In dawn assault, Iraqi special forces near Mosul from east

person Orange Themes access_time Oct 31,2016

BAZWAYA, Iraq (AP) — Iraqi special forces are advancing on the Islamic State-held city of Mosul from the east under heavy fire, inching closer to the city's limits.

Image : Public, Govt debts near allowable ceilings

Public, Govt debts near allowable ceilings

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 11,2017

Vietnamnet - VietNamNet Bridge – Last year saw public and Government debts in 2016 approaching the permissible ceilings set by the Nation Assembly (NA),

Image : Premier League: Why Timothy Fosu-Mensah would excel under José Mourinho

Premier League: Why Timothy Fosu-Mensah would excel under José Mourinho

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 20,2016

Daniel Lee believes José Mourinho will use the Dutch star the way he used Costinha, Thiago Motta, …

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Fall of the roaming empire: EU ends mobile travel fees

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Bao Moi - BRUSSELS: The EU on Thursday (Jun 15) rang in the end of roaming charges for Europeans using mobile phones within the bloc, in what under-pressure Brussels hailed as one of its greatest successes....

Saigon locals sideswiped by proposed hike to sidewalk rental fees

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'Screw it if it’s a public space or not': Locals get fed up with latest sidewalk scheme....

Banks increase service fees

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Vietnamnet - A number of banks have recently raised their service charges, particularly for online transactions....

Banker defends ATM fees

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Vietnamnet - The General Secretary of the Vietnam Banks' Association Nguyen Toan Thang unsurprisingly defended Vietnamese banks charging ATM collecting fees after public complaints about 25 kinds of under-the-counter fees....

Tourists to pay new port fees in Quang Ninh province

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EN VietNamNet - Tourists passing through Tuan Chau international port in northern Quang Ninh Province will be charged VNĐ40,000 (US$1.8) for a two-way ticket and VNĐ20,000 ($0.9) for a one-way ticket from May 28....

Medical fees to rise for people without insurance

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Baomoi - From June, 1,900 medical services will have new price ceilings, which means the rate for many services will rise two- or three-fold, as per a recent health ministry circular....

Under-the-table fees block Vietnam enterprises’ way

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Vietnamnet - If embezzlement continues, breakthrough reforms initiated by local authorities will not bring the desired effects, Dang Dinh Dao from the Institute for Economics & Development Studies has said....

Quang Ninh sets new sightseeing fees in Ha Long Bay

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EN VietNamNet - The northern province of Quang Ninh has set new sightseeing fees in Ha Long Bay, to be applied from April 1, while abolishing the kayak service in the bay....

'Snooki' inspired bill could cap N.J. college speaker fees: How much is too much?

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Yahoo News The reality show “Jersey Shore” hasn’t been on the air in nearly five years. A bill capping payments for guest speakers at the state's universities to $10,000 passed 74-0 in the Democrat-controlled Assembly on Thursday, after the state...

Foreign shipping lines must now publicise fees

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Vietnamnet - Foreign shipping lines will have to publicise charges, surcharges of freight services for containerised goods, and port service charges from July 1, 2017....

HSBC faces customer backlash for high fees and poor services

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Vietnamnet - Beside overpriced service fees, HSBC has received several complaints about the staff’s unfriendly attitude from its customers....

Firms slam Hai Phong’s rocketing port fees

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Vietnamnet - Businesses have complained about the decision to charge high fees for using infrastructure, service facilities and public utilities at all ports in Hai Phong city....

Hai Phong applies more port fees in 2017

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Vietnamnet - From January 1, Hai Phong started collecting fees for using infrastructure, service facilities and public utilities from shipments at all ports in the city....

Vietnam telecom giant to scrap roaming fees with Laos, Cambodia from 2017

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The company expects to lose $1 million a month but hopes to boost connections in Indochina....

Huong Pagoda entrance fees increase

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Fees to visit Huong (Perfume) Pagoda, will increase 50 per cent from VND49,000 ($2.2) to VND78,000 ($3.4) from the beginning of 2017, according to latest announcement from the Management Board of Huong Pagoda....

Russia accuses Paralympic body of extortion over doping fees

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MOSCOW (AP) — Russia has accused the International Paralympic Committee of "extortion" after it required Russian officials to pay for extra drug-testing following the country's doping scandal....

High court dismisses case over high ATM fees

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has dismissed a case it took up earlier this year involving accusations that Visa and MasterCard illegally fixed ATM prices....

Missouri court weighs cap on fees begun after Ferguson

access_timeNov 16,2016 chat_bubble_outline63

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Supreme Court judges heard arguments Wednesday over the constitutionality of a law passed in the wake of unrest in Ferguson that would cap traffic fines and court fees....

Air fares set to soar with proposed hike to Vietnam's aviation fees

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The national aviation administration wants to lift landing and takeoff fees by 15 percent....

Morocco king to cover star's legal fees in French rape case

access_timeNov 01,2016 chat_bubble_outline88

Morocco's King Mohammed VI will cover the legal fees of pop singer Saad Lamjarred, imprisoned in France charged with "aggravated rape", the official MAP news agency reported on Tuesday. Rabat's embassy in Paris confirmed the information. MAP said...

Licensing fees for foreign financial institutions rise

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A new fee schedule will apply for the granting of licenses to foreign financial institutions in Vietnam from January 1, 2017....

Freight fees to be listed

access_timeOct 25,2016 chat_bubble_outline77

Foreign shipping lines will have to publicise charges, surcharges of freight services, and charges for port services for containerised goods, as the draft decree on the issue has been submitted to the Vietnamese government for approval....

'Crazy' hike in Saudi visa fees could impact business ties

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A seven-fold hike in visa fees to do business in Saudi Arabia risks deterring the foreign investment needed to transform its oil-dependent economy, diplomats and other sources say. Higher visa fees are one of many moves adopted by the kingdom to...

Medical fees to hike in 16 cities, provinces

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The Ministry of Health October 12 said that medical fees will hike in five northern cities and provinces including Ha Nam, Hai Duong, Quang Ninh, Bac Ninh, Hanoi; four central provinces: Quang Binh, Phu Yen, Quang Tri, Quang Ngai, the central...

Tourism firms complain as Vietnam increases visa fees 5-fold for US visitors

access_timeSep 06,2016 chat_bubble_outline167

US citizens can only get one-year, multiple-entry visas for $135, instead of single-entry visas that cost only $5 for cruise tourists and $25 for others...

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