The armrest slides fore and aft to better accommodate different people, but it also flips up, revealing a deep, spacious storage bin. Storage has always been a strong point, and if you’re a city dweller who can only afford one car in the household, or a family looking for a flexible second vehicle, the Civic caters to both cleverly.

The 10th-generation Civic Coupe and Sedan receive updated styling and Honda Sensing technology on all trims. New Vietnam 03.

In May 2020, Phung Thuy, also known as Thuy Tuat, was arrested in Ho Chi Minh City while he was delivering books for the Liberal Publishing House. The persecution against independent publishers, The Liberal Publishing House has continued in 2020 after a brief pause due to the pandemic. If you’re like me, Hondas were aspirational cars, with the obvious appeal of the proper hot versions, but also the quality and luxury that came without the European price tag. (Internal Audit In-Process), Fashionism - Come On My Baby/Smash Singles, Dany Laj and The Looks - Left To Right One. Members of the Independent Journalists Association of Vietnam (IJAVN) - the last independent journalist organisation in the country - have also been arrested and prosecuted. There’s no doubt that the Melbourne punk scene is going totally mental and Civic are no exception. When enabled, a firm push of the pedal while stopped will hold the car stationary, so while waiting at a light you don't have to keep applying pressure on the brake pedal. Ahead of the ruling Communist Party national congress in early 2021, the crackdown on critics has escalated. Higher-end versions of this car come with only two such outlets, one delivering 1.5 amps' worth of juice, the other a measly 1 amp.

As previously documented, in January 2020, police launched an operation in Dong Tam village where residents had been protesting the lease of land to a military-owned telecommunications company for several years.

Upon release, despite having serious injuries, Thuy Tuat went directly into hiding fearing that police might re-arrest him. Login, Statement: Vietnam's adoption of Universal Periodic Review on Human Rights, VIETNAM: ‘We hope UN member states will listen to civil society’, Deportation of human rights defender highlights repressive environment in Vietnam, CIVICUS Joint UN Universal Periodic Review submissions on civil society space, UN Human Rights Council: Civic Space in Egypt, Tanzania and Vietnam, Vietnamese activists jailed after sham trial, Joint statement on human rights violations in Vietnam, Repressive Vietnam Ramps Up Crackdown On Activists and Bloggers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. All versions of the Civic hatch, save the entry-level LX model, come with a Display Audio system and a 7-inch touchscreen. One element I don't care for is the instrument cluster.

He was accused of writing ‘anti-state’ posts and making comments which insulted three policemen killed in a clash with protesters near Hanoi in January 2020. Further broadening its appeal, this little Honda is offered in a range of body styles, from a traditional sedan to a sporty coupe to a five-door hatchback. 7. Released 6 April 2018 on Anti Fade (catalog no. Pricing for the automatic as tested starts from $25,490 before on-road costs, and around $29–$30K on the road depending on your location. 2020 Honda Civic VTi hatch review … Show more The other bugbear – and it’s another minor one – was the lack of a conventional button to change the fan speed for the HVAC system. Back in January, Honda announced updates to the 2020 Honda Civic hatch. The Honda Civic hatch has always been a favourite in this country, but now SUVs are Honda's go-to. Civil society highlights torture and ill-treatment of activists at UN review more.

On 10th July 2020, it was reported that that outspoken Vietnamese journalist and author Pham Doan Trang had withdrawn from the Liberal Publishing House after intense harassment by police over her work and the abduction and abuse of colleagues. Reviewed by Aine Keogh.

Smashin' Transistors 73: The Bacillus is Pumpkin Spiced? Honda’s standard warranty for the Civic is five years/unlimited kilometres, and you’ll need to visit your service centre every 12 months or 10,000km. Just imagine a sweat filled punk gig of the 70’s, filled corner to corner with leather, skin-heads and safety pins.

The two individuals were arrested in mid-October 2019 when they were trying to block the Bac Thang Long-Noi Bai BOT (build-operating-transfer) toll booth to protest its illegal fee collection. What’s most interesting is the engine and gearbox combo seems at odds with the inherent balance and quality of the Civic’s chassis. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you to read. The 29-year-old, Nguyen Quoc Duc Vuong (pictured above) had voiced his support for democracy in Vietnam and shared news of pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong before his arrest in September 2019. In Vietnam: A New History, Christopher Goscha, an American-born history professor at the Universite du Quebec a Montreal, who has published several books and articles dealing with Indochina and Vietnam, utilizes new research and new perspectives in a balanced account of this Southeast Asian country. Individuals in those locations have been summoned to local police stations where they have been interrogated about books they bought from the publishing house. Within this compartment are several cup holders as well as a separate storage tray. If you’re on a budget, though, and the VTi-S fits into that budget, you’ll be driving a high-quality small hatch that’s built like a tank, is useful and flexible around town, and delivers on that Honda promise of premium build quality without the sky-high price tag. All three individuals were outspoken critics of the land incident in Dong Tam and alerted foreign diplomats about it. Subsequently, police arrested his 24-year-old daughter and refused to release her unless Thuy Tuat returned to the police station. On the same day, The 88 Project reported that online commentator Phan Cong Hai was sentenced to five years in prison in Nghe An Province. And I've got to say, automatic brake hold has become one of my favorite features. Activists have disputed the official version of the incident saying that the police attacked people using tear gas, rubber bullets and live ammunition. A court in Vietnam on 17th April 2020 sentenced a man to 1.5 years in prison for uploading anti-state posts to Facebook. If circle jerks and black flag had a baby, it’d be Civic in all its grit and glory. This company sells your internet traffic to other people, meaning that other people can use your IP address and can break some of the above rules, causing you to be banned from this site.

He was reportedly charged with engaging in activities to overthrow the government, in violation of Article 109 of the Vietnamese Criminal Code. It strikes a nice balance between sport and comfort. Non-Sport variants brandish 174 hp in their under-hood stables. Our test VTi-S also uses the naturally aspirated 1.8-litre engine rather than the turbocharged 1.5-litre engine on the higher-grade models. Recognising the important work of the publisher, on 3rd June 2020 the Liberal Publishing House was declared winner of the Prix Voltaire for the year 2020 awarded by the International Publishers Association (IPA). In fact, it’s quite unobtrusive around town, and while there is a ‘Sport’ mode, we didn’t bother with that aside from a quick test. There's not much we can do about this right now; you'll have to turn off your VPN in order to continue using the site. The hatchback model builds on the sedan's all …


The group was reportedly closed down after the arrests. If convicted they could face a minimum of 12 years or be given the death penalty. All mainline Civic hatchbacks are powered by a 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine.

From inside the cabin, the quality with which Honda designs and executes a cabin shines through.