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Tour guide association founded to protect, improve guides
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Tour guide association founded to protect, improve guides

Established in Hanoi last week, the Vietnam Association of Tour Guides will protect tour guides’ rights and reputations - and the country’s status as a growing international tourism destination.

Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve
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Smart phone app launched to protect Son Tra Nature Reserve

The Biodiversity Conservation Centre of GreenViet, an NGO in Da Nang, will launch a warning application for smart phone...

Indonesian farmers befriend soil to protect harvests from climate stress
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Indonesian farmers befriend soil to protect harvests from climate stress

'El Nino did not affect those practicing conservation agriculture, but those who weren't suffered a lot.'

Scott Kelly Says View From Space Shows Earth Is Covered in Pollution and 'We Need Leadership to Protect it'
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Scott Kelly Says View From Space Shows Earth Is Covered in Pollution and 'We Need Leadership to Protect it'

Yahoo News Scott Kelly returned to earth last March after spending 340 consecutive days at the International Space Station, bringing his cumulative total up to 520 days in space. His unique

Vietnam to apply more trade remedies to protect production
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Vietnam to apply more trade remedies to protect production

Vietnamnet - Following many successful cases, there is now a growing tendency in Vietnam to apply trade remedies to protect locally made products.

Why is Colorado risking hundreds of millions to protect its marijuana industry?
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Why is Colorado risking hundreds of millions to protect its marijuana industry?

Yahoo News Colorado's state legislature is considering an unusual plan to defend the state's marijuana industry from a federal crackdown under the Trump administration. The bill would allow growers

VN Government mulls safeguards to protect domestic carmakers
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VN Government mulls safeguards to protect domestic carmakers

Vietnamnet - Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade and relevant agencies to study the possibility of applying safeguards to protect the domestic automobile

10 countries agree to protect Dak Lak coffee brand
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10 countries agree to protect Dak Lak coffee brand

Vietnamnet - Ten countries and territories have agreed to protect the 'Buon Ma Thuot Coffee' brand name, which hails from the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak, its provincial People’s

California girds to protect undocumented foreigners from Trump
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California girds to protect undocumented foreigners from Trump

Yahoo News California, home to many foreigners without residence papers, is girding to fight any attempt by President-elect Donald Trump to expel them. Trump, who takes office January 20, has vowed

Obama has few options to protect young immigrants
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Obama has few options to protect young immigrants

Yahoo News WASHINGTON (AP) — Barack Obama is under pressure during his final weeks as president to do something — anything — to secure the future of hundreds of thousands of immigrants brought to the

How to protect secure shell on CentOS 7 with Fail2ban
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How to protect secure shell on CentOS 7 with Fail2ban

If you use secure shell on your CentOS 7 servers, follow these steps to add Fail2ban to block malicious users from gaining access through sshd.

Should Trump Protect Manufacturing Jobs From Automation? We Asked His Supporters
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Should Trump Protect Manufacturing Jobs From Automation? We Asked His Supporters

“It’s more important to keep jobs in the US than to protect them from automation.”

Obama sets rule to protect streams near coal mines
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Obama sets rule to protect streams near coal mines

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Monday set final rules designed to reduce the environmental impact of coal mining on the nation's streams, a long-anticipated move that met quick

Hundreds of Scientists Rally to Protect Climate Science
Science

Hundreds of Scientists Rally to Protect Climate Science

For a few hours at least, throngs of scientists stepped out from behind their PowerPoint slides about sea ice extent and atmospheric carbon dioxide levels to make a more political statement. The

Pentagon updates war manual to better protect civilians
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Pentagon updates war manual to better protect civilians

The US Defense Department on Tuesday released an updated version of its military war rules that now includes extra language aimed at reducing civilian casualties. The revised Law of War Manual gives

Protect sea environment to protect sea tourism
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Protect sea environment to protect sea tourism

VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam’s sea tourism industry has immense potential for development, yet the sector faces a number of challenges due to increasing environmental pollution.

UN envoy recommends guard to protect Libya government
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UN envoy recommends guard to protect Libya government

The United Nations envoy to Libya called Tuesday for the creation of a "presidential guard" to protect government bodies in the war-ravaged country, including the UN-backed Government of National

New York requests $35 million to protect Trump
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New York requests $35 million to protect Trump

The city of New York asked the US government for up to $35 million to cover the cost of protecting Donald Trump as he builds his incoming cabinet at his Manhattan penthouse. Mayor Bill de Blasio said

Fund set up to protect endangered heritage sites
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Fund set up to protect endangered heritage sites

Representatives of around 40 countries on Saturday approved plans to establish a fund to protect heritage sites in war zones and a network of safe havens for endangered artworks. A closing statement

France, UAE launch fund to protect monuments in conflict areas
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France, UAE launch fund to protect monuments in conflict areas

France and the United Arab Emirates on Saturday launched a $100 million fund to protect heritage sites threatened by extremism and conflict after the destruction last month of an ancient palace by

International push aims to protect endangered heritage
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International push aims to protect endangered heritage

Representatives from dozens of countries began meeting in Abu Dhabi on Friday to discuss the creation of a $100-million fund to protect and restore heritage sites threatened by extremism and

Report: Bill to protect miners' benefits would save money
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Report: Bill to protect miners' benefits would save money

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report says a bill to protect health care and pension benefits for about 120,000 retired coal miners would save money over the next decade.

California shark attack survivor fights to protect them
World

California shark attack survivor fights to protect them

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California woman who survived a near-deadly shark attack is now fighting to save the storied, yet often dangerous fish.

Quota to protect Mediterranean swordfish: EU, NGO
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Quota to protect Mediterranean swordfish: EU, NGO

Paris (AFP) - A conservation body grouping 50 fishing and shipping nations, approved a quota to protect the overharvested Mediterranean swordfish, the European Union and activist group Oceana

Mike Pence booed at 'Hamilton'; addressing him, cast says it fears Trump team 'will not protect us'
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Mike Pence booed at 'Hamilton'; addressing him, cast says it fears Trump team 'will not protect us'

Vice President-elect Mike Pence, top center, leaves the Richard Rodgers Theatre after a performance of “Hamilton,” in New York, Friday, Nov. 18, 2016. Vice President-elect Mike Pence has spent the