Several Hanoi streets would be barricaded for one to two years for constructing the Nhon-Hanoi Railway Station metro line, authorities say. A 120-meter section of Kim Ma Street from Nui Truc to Lieu Giai Streets has been barricaded by the Hanoi Metropolitan Railway Management Board (MRB) starting Sunday. The barricade is expected to last 22 months or so. … [Read more...] about Hanoi to barricade streets for second metro line
I was there when the bakers put crowned cakes in the windows. I was there for Labor Day when lily of the valley was sold on every corner, the flowers like delicate, white bells. I was there for Gay Pride, when young people draped in rainbow flags celebrated in the streets, when the banners proclaimed “LA REPUBLIQUE A DIT OUI”, when pink balloons drifted in the air, bright against the robin-egg blue sky. … [Read more...] about Dear Paris: A Love Letter to the City I Finally Adore
The first fact you need to know is that, in recent years, airlines have adopted a policy of making widespread, preemptive cancellations in advance of an actual storm. They rely on weather reports in order to manage their planes and flight personnel more efficiently, to make sure planes and crews are in a position to re-start operations most readily, and to avoid the huge fines they have to pay if they strand you on the tarmac for more than three hours. While this approach occasionally means cancelling flights that could really have operated, for the most part, preemptive cancellations seem to work better. … [Read more...] about What Are My Rights in a Winter Storm Flight Cancellation?
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That bill has been shelved for now - but the protests have now mushroomed into a broader backlash against the government amid fears of the growing control of China's Communist party. … [Read more...] about Is it safe to travel to Hong Kong? Latest advice on flights