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The Economic Times
Government wants taxi aggregators to train one lakh drivers annuallyin supply for commercial drivers. We want these technology-based app companies
Government wants taxi aggregators to train one lakh drivers annually
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
in supply for commercial drivers. We want these technology-based app companies to train one lakh drivers a year," a senior transport ministry official told ET. Uber is available in 27 cities with over 2.5 lakh driver-partners. The company is... Read more
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Times of Malta
Bus passengers increase by 20 per cent since introduction of card systemin the recently published 2015 review. Average route reliability and punctuali
Bus passengers increase by 20 per cent since introduction of card system
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
in the recently published 2015 review. Average route reliability and punctuality were both 93 per cent While neither the Transport Ministry nor the regulator were forthcoming when asked for the usage statistics, this newspaper managed to obtain... Read more
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The China Post
Gov't to share tips on working holiday programslow wages and long hours, MOFA said. This ongoing campaign is jointly organize
Gov't to share tips on working holiday programs
The China Post / Posted 3 days ago
low wages and long hours, MOFA said. This ongoing campaign is jointly organized by MOFA, the Ministry of Education, the Transport Ministry, the Health and Welfare Ministry and other government agencies. The events will be held on July 29 at... Read more
3d
The Economic Times
Centre set to challenge NGT’s diesel rulingof motor vehicle rules and regulations when vehicles comply with fitness and po
Centre set to challenge NGT’s diesel ruling
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
of motor vehicle rules and regulations when vehicles comply with fitness and pollution norms. TOI has learnt that the road transport ministry will challenge fixing any age to declare a vehicle unfit or too polluting to ply thereby creating a sudden... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Passenger van queues to be moved from Victory Monumentto the three interprovincial terminals operated by state-run Transport Co, this
Passenger van queues to be moved from Victory Monument
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
to the three interprovincial terminals operated by state-run Transport Co, this October. (Photo by Apichart Jinakul) The Transport Ministry plans to end the queues of interprovincial passenger vans at the Victory Monument and move them to... Read more
4d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Moscow restarts air travel for Russians to Turkey2016 regular air connections for all airlines making flights from the territory
Moscow restarts air travel for Russians to Turkey
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
2016 regular air connections for all airlines making flights from the territory of Russia to Turkey are reestablished," the transport ministry said in a statement released overnight. Moscow blocked Russian citizens from flying to Turkey on Saturday... Read more
4d
dna
Future is electricthis and demanded an allocation of Rs.14,000 crore. The benefits of quickly ado
Future is electric
dna / Posted 4 days ago
this and demanded an allocation of Rs.14,000 crore. The benefits of quickly adopting HEV technology is manifold. The transport ministry is allowing the retrofitting of older vehicles into hybrid electric vehicles through certified kits which... Read more
5d
AllAfrica.com
Govt Robs Motorists to Keep Broke Airzim Afloat, Serial Contractor Profitswithout the chief accountant's approval and supporting payment vouchers. A furt
Govt Robs Motorists to Keep Broke Airzim Afloat, Serial Contractor Profits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
without the chief accountant's approval and supporting payment vouchers. A further $292,462 in payments on behalf of the Transport Ministry's head office were made without payment vouchers or invoices. "Without adequate documentation, I could... Read more
5d
KFDA-TV Amarillo
More possible Malaysia Flight 370 debris foundof Madagascar authorities, awaiting pick up from the Malaysians, his statement
More possible Malaysia Flight 370 debris found
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 5 days ago
of Madagascar authorities, awaiting pick up from the Malaysians, his statement said. An official from the Malaysian Transport Ministry declined to comment on this specific case. Copyright 2016 Sandi Sidhu in Hong Kong via CNN. All rights... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tesla to take call on setting up unit in India post Model 3 launchMission Plan (NEMMP), which aims to get 6 million electric vehicles, including
Tesla to take call on setting up unit in India post Model 3 launch
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
Mission Plan (NEMMP), which aims to get 6 million electric vehicles, including two-wheelers, on the road by 2020. The transport ministry, along with the power, heavy industries and environment ministries, has formed a committee that is looking... Read more
6d
AllAfrica.com
Kam Wants Road Maintenance Levy Used EffectivelyKenya Association of Manufactures Chief Executive Phyllis Wakiaga has urged the
Kam Wants Road Maintenance Levy Used Effectively
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Kenya Association of Manufactures Chief Executive Phyllis Wakiaga has urged the Transport Ministry to effectively channel the maintenance levy recently added on fuel products on road maintenance so as to improve infrastructure in the... Read more
6d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Transport looks to restrict BMTA's permit powersbuses, but also sub-contracts services and grants route monopolies to many comp
Transport looks to restrict BMTA's permit powers
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
buses, but also sub-contracts services and grants route monopolies to many companies. (Creative Commons via Wikipedia) The Transport Ministry will ask Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to use Section 44 under the interim charter to revoke the... Read more
7d
Daily Mirror
Eurostar passengers evacuated onto track side outside Parisissue." The firm tweeted that other services, including ES9053, ES9055, ES9059
Eurostar passengers evacuated onto track side outside Paris
Daily Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
issue." The firm tweeted that other services, including ES9053, ES9055, ES9059 and ES9063 had been cancelled. The French transport ministry said in a tweet that the delay was caused by a 'malicious act.' We'll be bringing you the very latest... Read more
7d
asianage
New Rules From Government For Electric/Hybrid Vehicle Kit RetrofitmentThe Indian road transport ministry appears interested in promoting electric veh
New Rules From Government For Electric/Hybrid Vehicle Kit Retrofitment
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
The Indian road transport ministry appears interested in promoting electric vehicles in the country. Recently, it had announced to include electric vehicles in government vehicle fleets. Now it has pushed new rules for the retrofitment of the hybrid... Read more
8d
The Globe and Mail
Germany to require 'black box' in autonomous carsequipped with an autopilot function to install a black box to help determine re
Germany to require 'black box' in autonomous cars
The Globe and Mail / Posted 8 days ago
equipped with an autopilot function to install a black box to help determine responsibility in the event of an accident, transport ministry sources told Reuters on Monday. The fatal crash of a Tesla Motors Inc Model S car in its Autopilot mode... Read more
8d
Manila Standard Today
Hawaiian plane makes emergency landing in Tokyountil late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Ai
Hawaiian plane makes emergency landing in Tokyo
Manila Standard Today / Posted 8 days ago
until late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Airline flights and causing delays to other flights, NHK said. Officials from the transport ministry and Hawaiian Airlines could not be immediately reached for... Read more
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8d
Reuters
Germany to require 'black box' in autonomous carsequipped with an autopilot function to install a black box to help determine re
Germany to require 'black box' in autonomous cars
Reuters / Posted 8 days ago
equipped with an autopilot function to install a black box to help determine responsibility in the event of an accident, transport ministry sources told Reuters on Monday. The fatal crash of a Tesla Motors Inc Model S car in its Autopilot mode... Read more
8d
News 24 South Africa
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyountil late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Ai
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
News 24 South Africa / Posted 8 days ago
until late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Airline flights and causing delays to other flights, NHK said. Officials from the transport ministry and Hawaiian Airlines could not be immediately reached for... Read more
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8d
Channel NewsAsia
Singapore, Malaysia to mark 'significant milestone' with high-speed rail MoUbilateral cooperation.” The MoU will be signed by Singapore’s Coordinating Min
Singapore, Malaysia to mark 'significant milestone' with high-speed rail MoU
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
bilateral cooperation.” The MoU will be signed by Singapore’s Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan and Malaysian Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Abdul Rahman Dahlan. PM Lee will be... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Government Response to ‘Loopy Rules’ ReportReport to be found at:www.rulesreduction.govt.nz. Government agencies involved
Government Response to ‘Loopy Rules’ Report
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Report to be found at:www.rulesreduction.govt.nz. Government agencies involved in responding to the Report include:• Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment• WorkSafe• Ministry for the Environment• Department of Internal Affairs•... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyoto remain closed until late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
to remain closed until late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Airline flights and causing delays to other flights, NHK said. Officials from the transport ministry and Hawaiian Airlines could not be reached for comme... Read more
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8d
Manila Bulletin
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyountil late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Ai
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
until late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Airline flights and causing delays to other flights, NHK said. Officials from the transport ministry and Hawaiian Airlines could not be immediately reached for... Read more
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New Kerala
Hawaiian Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Tokyo - newkerala.com #91720Flight 458 were injured as a result of the emergency landing. According to a s
Hawaiian Airlines flight makes emergency landing in Tokyo - newkerala.com #91720
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
Flight 458 were injured as a result of the emergency landing. According to a statement from the airport as well as the transport ministry, an oil leak was also detected on the plane and upon landing eight of the Airbus A330s tires blew out,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyountil late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Ai
Hawaiian Airlines plane in emergency landing at Tokyo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
until late morning, prompting the cancellation of at least 14 domestic Japan Airline flights and causing delays to other flights, NHK said. Officials from the transport ministry and Hawaiian Airlines could not be immediately reached for... Read more
15 related stories
9d
AllAfrica.com
Govt 'Robs Motorists' to Keep Broke Airzim Afloatwithout the chief accountant's approval and supporting payment vouchers. A furt
Govt 'Robs Motorists' to Keep Broke Airzim Afloat
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
without the chief accountant's approval and supporting payment vouchers. A further $292,462 in payments on behalf of the Transport Ministry's head office were made without payment vouchers or invoices. "Without adequate documentation, I could... Read more
9d
The Manila Times
UPDATE International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptsuspended flights to Turkey although they were repatriating vacationers back ho
UPDATE International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
The Manila Times / Posted 9 days ago
suspended flights to Turkey although they were repatriating vacationers back home. “President (Vladimir) Putin ordered the transport ministry and other agencies to properly inform passengers and organize their inbound flights from Turkish... Read more
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9d
New Zimbabwe
Govt robs motorists to fund broke AirZimwithout the chief accountant’s approval and supporting payment vouchers. A furt
Govt robs motorists to fund broke AirZim
New Zimbabwe / Posted 9 days ago
without the chief accountant’s approval and supporting payment vouchers. A further $292,462 in payments on behalf of the Transport Ministry’s head office were made without payment vouchers or invoices. “Without adequate documentation, I could... Read more
10d
Channel NewsAsia
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptsuspended flights to Turkey although they were repatriating vacationers back ho
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
suspended flights to Turkey although they were repatriating vacationers back home. "President (Vladimir) Putin ordered the transport ministry and other agencies to properly inform passengers and organise their inbound flights from Turkish... Read more
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10d
Times of Malta
Drafting traffic plan for Maltese summer? Impossible, say authoritiestoday between 10pm and 11pm; tomorrow the road will be closed between 7pm and 8
Drafting traffic plan for Maltese summer? Impossible, say authorities
Times of Malta / Posted 10 days ago
today between 10pm and 11pm; tomorrow the road will be closed between 7pm and 8pm and again between 9pm and 10pm. A Transport Ministry spokeswoman said the Kappara junction works would hardly factor in. “The traffic capacity at Kappara,... Read more
10d
Reuters
Mexico postpones wholesale telecoms network bidding againthe project which has been plagued by delays since its inception. In a stateme
Mexico postpones wholesale telecoms network bidding again
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
the project which has been plagued by delays since its inception. In a statement on Friday evening, the Communications and Transport Ministry said proposals must now be submitted by Oct. 20, pushed back from the Sept. 8 deadline. The ministry said... Read more
10d
Rappler
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptflying passengers to Turkey although they are repatriating vacationers back hom
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
flying passengers to Turkey although they are repatriating vacationers back home. "President (Vladimir) Putin ordered the transport ministry and other agencies to properly inform passengers and organize their inbound flights from Turkish... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptflying passengers to Turkey although they are repatriating vacationers back hom
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
flying passengers to Turkey although they are repatriating vacationers back home. “President (Vladimir) Putin ordered the transport ministry and other agencies to properly inform passengers and organize their inbound flights from Turkish... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptflying passengers to Turkey although they are repatriating vacationers back hom
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
flying passengers to Turkey although they are repatriating vacationers back home. "President (Vladimir) Putin ordered the transport ministry and other agencies to properly inform passengers and organise their inbound flights from Turkish... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Vietnam reaffirms East Sea sovereigntyon airports in Vanh Khan (Mischief) and Xubi (Subi) reefs in Vietnam’s Truong S
Vietnam reaffirms East Sea sovereignty
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
on airports in Vanh Khan (Mischief) and Xubi (Subi) reefs in Vietnam’s Truong Sa islands. Also on Monday, the Chinese Transport Ministry declared that it finished the construction of four lighthouses and began building the fifth on features in... Read more
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12d
Asian Correspondent
Indonesian authorities to enforce stricter screenings on Malaysians, Singaporeanson those deemed suspicious. State-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura II sa
Indonesian authorities to enforce stricter screenings on Malaysians, Singaporeans
Asian Correspondent / Posted 12 days ago
on those deemed suspicious. State-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura II said that in recent discussions with the Transport Ministry, the issue of prohibited items being brought in by travelers from the two countries was becoming more... Read more
12d
Sabah Daily Express
Jakarta plans armed escortsextremist outfit Abu Sayyaf, notorious for carrying out kidnappings-for-ransom,
Jakarta plans armed escorts
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
extremist outfit Abu Sayyaf, notorious for carrying out kidnappings-for-ransom, has been blamed for the abductions. The Transport Ministry last month banned Indonesian-flagged vessels from sailing to the Philippines following the kidnappings,... Read more
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12d
The Temasek Review
Traingate: Only TRE reader sees the big picture « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSnew media outlets are screaming their heads off over the cracks in PRC-made tra
Traingate: Only TRE reader sees the big picture « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 12 days ago
new media outlets are screaming their heads off over the cracks in PRC-made trains and the failure of SMRT, LTA and the transport ministry (MoT) to tell us about the cracks. The report by Hong Kong’s Factwire Agency yesterday on SMRT defective... Read more
12d
The Star
AirAsia's Fernandes: Airport tax hike regressive; hinders economic, job growthflying out of KLIA2 at the moment pay lower airport tax than those departing KL
AirAsia's Fernandes: Airport tax hike regressive; hinders economic, job growth
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
flying out of KLIA2 at the moment pay lower airport tax than those departing KLIA’s main terminal building. In 2011, the Transport Ministry had raised the tax for international travellers departing the country’s international airports from RM51... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government to allow conversion of old vehicles into hybrid electric vehicles through retrofittingcertificates at the time of purchasing new vehicles. The government will also c
Government to allow conversion of old vehicles into hybrid electric vehicles through retrofitting
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
certificates at the time of purchasing new vehicles. The government will also certify scrapyards for old vehicles. The transport ministry is also coming out with a star rating sticker based on the fuel efficiency of cars. The government will... Read more
13d
Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia wants military escorts to halt abductionsextremist outfit Abu Sayyaf, notorious for carrying out kidnappings-for-ransom,
Indonesia wants military escorts to halt abductions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
extremist outfit Abu Sayyaf, notorious for carrying out kidnappings-for-ransom, has been blamed for the abductions. The transport ministry last month banned Indonesian-flagged vessels from sailing to the Philippines following the kidnappings,... Read more
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Rappler
Indonesia wants boats escorted by military to ward off Abu SayyafPhilippine outfit Abu Sayyaf, notorious for carrying out kidnappings-for-ransom
Indonesia wants boats escorted by military to ward off Abu Sayyaf
Rappler / Posted 13 days ago
Philippine outfit Abu Sayyaf, notorious for carrying out kidnappings-for-ransom, has been blamed for the abductions. The transport ministry last month banned Indonesian-flagged vessels from sailing to the Philippines following the kidnappings,... Read more
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13d
Irish Examiner
25 dead as Italy commuter trains crashwas no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling
25 dead as Italy commuter trains crash
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
was no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling towards each other on the same line, and the Transport Ministry said it was dispatching two investigators to the region of Puglia. “We won’t stop until we get a clear... Read more
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Daily News
Bus fares upan expert committee has taken into account views expressed by all stakeholders
Bus fares up
Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
an expert committee has taken into account views expressed by all stakeholders including bus association representatives, Transport Ministry sources said. The expert committee, according to the sources, prepared policies and criteria on bus fare... Read more
14d
The Economic Times
Third phase of odd-even might come during winterssuggest there was no significant impact on pollution during operation of the sc
Third phase of odd-even might come during winters
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
suggest there was no significant impact on pollution during operation of the scheme. Jain, who recently took charge of the transport ministry, said the notification for imposing a fine of Rs 2,000 on motorists obstructing the plying of buses in... Read more
14d
EuroNews
‘We must find out cause’ of fatal Italy train collision, says Renziand Andria, west of Bari. It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the two train
‘We must find out cause’ of fatal Italy train collision, says Renzi
EuroNews / Posted 14 days ago
and Andria, west of Bari. It wasn’t immediately clear what caused the two trains to be travelling on the same line. The transport ministry said it was sending two investigators to the region. The prime minister was also expected in the area... Read more
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dna
New Delhi: Third phase of odd-even might come during winterssuggest there was no significant impact on pollution during operation of the sc
New Delhi: Third phase of odd-even might come during winters
dna / Posted 14 days ago
suggest there was no significant impact on pollution during operation of the scheme. Jain, who recently took charge of the transport ministry, said the notification for imposing a fine of Rs 2,000 on motorists obstructing the plying of buses in... Read more
14d
dna
20 killed, dozens injured as trains collide head-on in Italywas no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling
20 killed, dozens injured as trains collide head-on in Italy
dna / Posted 14 days ago
was no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling towards each other on the same line and the Transport Ministry said it was dispatching two investigators to the region of Puglia to look into the disaster. "We won't... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Traingate: Only SGDaily asks the right question « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSnew media outlets are screaming their heads off over the cracks in PRC-made tra
Traingate: Only SGDaily asks the right question « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 14 days ago
new media outlets are screaming their heads off over the cracks in PRC-made trains and the failure of SMRT, LTA and the transport ministry (MoT) to tell us about the cracks. Can the critics answer the following questions: Has anyone died as a... Read more
14d
Swissinfo
Twenty killed, dozens injured as trains collide in Italywas no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling
Twenty killed, dozens injured as trains collide in Italy
Swissinfo / Posted 14 days ago
was no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling towards each other on the same line and the Transport Ministry said it was dispatching two investigators to the region of Puglia to look into the disaster. "We won't... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Twenty killed, dozens injured as trains collide in Italywas no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling
Twenty killed, dozens injured as trains collide in Italy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
was no immediate indication of what had caused the two trains to be travelling towards each other on the same line and the Transport Ministry said it was dispatching two investigators to the region of Puglia to look into the disaster. "We won't... Read more
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