As early as 1988, air protection was mentioned in many resolutions. What now needs to be done immediately is preventing the dust from building material carrying trucks and from construction works. "What is the basis for the researchers to give such figures about economic losses? Is the basis reliable? These are the questions that need answers,” he said, adding that the researchers and experts need to prove the bases of the calculation to ensure the transparency of scientific reserach. … [Read more...] about Are the estimates about air pollution’s effects on the economy reliable?
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In the past, the Government has issued a number of regulations to increase the effectiveness of foreign loan attraction and use, including a decree on the re-lending of the Government’s foreign loans to local governments, and a prime ministerial decision on orientations for the attraction, management and use of ODA and preferential loans from foreign donors in the 2018-2020 period with a vision for the 2021-2025 period. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES FEB. 14
157 people died in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines’ B737 Max 8, shedding further doubt on the safety of Boeing 737 Max aircraft, not long after 189 deceased in another crash in last October. The two crashed B737 Max aircraft and the decision of national authorities around the globe to ground the aircraft may lead to Boeing losing $600 billion worth of orders for more than 5,000 aircraft across the world. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES TODAY
Both damages and claims have been increasing in the 21st century. The ageing housing stock and ageing pipelines lead to an increase in leakage damage. Lower costs, new materials, and the increased complexity of devices installed in the homes are further pushing the average claim value up. When damage costs increase, this also raises the annual amount of insurance compensation. On average in Europe, water damage costs approximately €2,300 ($2,580) per case – including detection, repair, and replacement of damaged items. But there is a gap of nearly €900 ($1,010) between that figure and the average amount reimbursed by insurance companies. … [Read more...] about LähiTapiola and GROHE launch water damage insurance at DIA Amsterdam
LÂM ĐỒNG — The Lâm Đồng Province Department of Agriculture and Rural Development will provide financial support for Lạc Dương District farmers whose coffee trees were damaged by hoar frost, Nguyễn Văn Châu, deputy director of the department, said. … [Read more...] about Hoar frost damages crops in Lâm Đồng Province