Vietnam sees drop in foreign tourist arrivals

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Vietnam sees drop in foreign tourist arrivals 

HANOI, June 30 — International arrivals to Vietnam declined for the 13th consecutive month in June, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

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Bird flu found in droppings of wild ducks in Netherlands

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on Bird flu found in droppings of wild ducks in Netherlands 

THE HAGUE, Dec. 2 — In two samples of droppings from wild ducks around Kamerik, in the province of Utrecht, highly pathogenic bird flu of the H5 type was found, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs announced on Monday night.

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Fifth bird flu infection of H5N8 type reported in Netherlands

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on Fifth bird flu infection of H5N8 type reported in Netherlands 

THE HAGUE, Dec. 2 — The fifth case in the recent bird flu outbreak in the Netherlands is also of the dangerous H5N8 type, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs announced on Monday.

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Php500 monthly honorarium for barangay health officers sought

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on Php500 monthly honorarium for barangay health officers sought 

MANILA, Dec. 3 — A House member is seeking the granting of a Php500 monthly honorarium to accredited barangay health workers in addition to the monetary and non-monetary benefits and incentives they are receiving under the existing law.

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Php500 monthly honorarium for barangay health officers sought

December 3, 2014 by · Comments Off on Php500 monthly honorarium for barangay health officers sought 

MANILA, Dec. 3 — A House member is seeking the granting of a Php500 monthly honorarium to accredited barangay health workers in addition to the monetary and non-monetary benefits and incentives they are receiving under the existing law.

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New case of bird flu detected in Netherlands

December 1, 2014 by · Comments Off on New case of bird flu detected in Netherlands 

THE HAGUE, Dec. 1 — A new case of bird flu has been detected at a poultry farm in Zoeterwoude in the province of South Holland, the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs announced on Sunday.

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Indonesia, Netherlands agree to build maritime ties

November 11, 2014 by · Comments Off on Indonesia, Netherlands agree to build maritime ties 

JAKARTA, Nov. 10 — Indonesia and the Netherlands have agreed to cooperate in the sectors of coastal and maritime development to boost economic growth, the Deputy Chairman of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Kadin), Didi Suwondo, said.

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