Vietnam Home Vietnam Latest News - TheVietnamese.com http://thevietnamese.com/component/content/frontpage.html Fri, 24 May 2019 08:45:28 +0000 Biz.VN GNU/GPL Core System en-gb Vietnam's universities try to make money from technology transfer http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352518-vietnams-universities-try-to-make-money-from-technology-transfer.html http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352518-vietnams-universities-try-to-make-money-from-technology-transfer.html

Switching research centers to joint-stock companies will help attract private investments and create a driving force for commercializing research results, experts say.

Vietnam's universities try to make money from technology transfer

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Fri, 24 May 2019 07:50:10 +0000
Culture Ministry condemns Vietnamese model's revealing outfit at Cannes 2019 http://thevietnamese.com/sports-and-entertainment/more-entertainment/352494-culture-ministry-condemns-vietnamese-models-revealing-outfit-at-cannes-2019.html http://thevietnamese.com/sports-and-entertainment/more-entertainment/352494-culture-ministry-condemns-vietnamese-models-revealing-outfit-at-cannes-2019.html

The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has attempted to incite public criticism against model Ngoc Trinh's revealing dress at the Cannes Film Festival.

Culture Ministry condemns Vietnamese model's revealing outfit at Cannes 2019

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Fri, 24 May 2019 03:38:46 +0000
Solar power: one dong in capital can bring four dong in profit http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352519-solar-power-one-dong-in-capital-can-bring-four-dong-in-profit.html http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352519-solar-power-one-dong-in-capital-can-bring-four-dong-in-profit.html

At noon, when the temperature reaches 37oC, the solar panels on the roof of Hoang Long’s house in Nha Be district, HCMC run at full capacity.

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Thu, 23 May 2019 07:54:45 +0000
Int’l teams to compete in final round of digital race in Hanoi http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352461-intl-teams-to-compete-in-final-round-of-digital-race-in-hanoi.html http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352461-intl-teams-to-compete-in-final-round-of-digital-race-in-hanoi.html

FPT and VTV will organize the Digital Race 2018-2019 final round in Hanoi on May 25, with the participation of two teams from Far Eastern Federal University in Russia and University of Greenwich in the UK.

Int’l teams to compete in final round of digital race in Hanoi

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Thu, 23 May 2019 07:41:09 +0000
Cai Rang Floating Market http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/destination/352512-cai-rang-floating-market.html http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/destination/352512-cai-rang-floating-market.html

Cai Rang Floating Market is a top tourism destination in Can Tho city, where local and foreign tourists go to learn about the colourful life on the river.

Cai Rang Floating Market

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Thu, 23 May 2019 07:26:12 +0000
Market watchdog tightens fight against imports of banned crayfish http://thevietnamese.com/society/more/352403-market-watchdog-tightens-fight-against-imports-of-banned-crayfish.html http://thevietnamese.com/society/more/352403-market-watchdog-tightens-fight-against-imports-of-banned-crayfish.html

The Market Watchdog Department said it would tighten inspections along northern border provinces to prevent the import of banned red-claw crayfish into Việt Nam.

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Thu, 23 May 2019 02:44:27 +0000
Discovering the nation’s latest Ramsar site Van Long Lagoon http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/destination/352384-discovering-the-nations-latest-ramsar-site-van-long-lagoon.html http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/destination/352384-discovering-the-nations-latest-ramsar-site-van-long-lagoon.html

Van Long Lagoon in the northern province of Ninh Binh has been officially recognised as the world’s latest Ramsar site and becomes Vietnam’s ninth in total.

Discovering the nation’s latest Ramsar site Van Long Lagoon

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Wed, 22 May 2019 08:05:35 +0000
Loopholes found in licensing for raising big-headed turtles http://thevietnamese.com/science-and-education/nature-and-animals/352466-loopholes-found-in-licensing-for-raising-big-headed-turtles.html http://thevietnamese.com/science-and-education/nature-and-animals/352466-loopholes-found-in-licensing-for-raising-big-headed-turtles.html

Big-headed turtles, or Platysternon megacephalum, is one of the most unusual turtle species in the world which needs conservation. However, due to legal loopholes, the turtles are being traded in the open air at licensed farms.

Loopholes found in licensing for raising big-headed turtles

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Wed, 22 May 2019 08:04:42 +0000
Huawei Vietnam responds to Google’s Android suspension http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/telecommunication/352465-huawei-vietnam-responds-to-googles-android-suspension.html http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/telecommunication/352465-huawei-vietnam-responds-to-googles-android-suspension.html

Chinese technology firm Huawei Vietnam has said it will continue to build a “safe and sustainable software ecosystem” to provide the best experience for all users globally.

Huawei Vietnam responds to Google’s Android suspension

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Wed, 22 May 2019 08:00:39 +0000
Top five coffee shops not to be miss in Da Lat city http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/cuisine/352381-top-five-coffee-shops-not-to-be-miss-in-da-lat-city.html http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/cuisine/352381-top-five-coffee-shops-not-to-be-miss-in-da-lat-city.html

With views of a beautiful landscapes and a fresh atmosphere, Me Linh coffee, Da Lat View, and Cau Dat Farm are among the best spots to stop off and enjoy a coffee in Da Lat city.

Top five coffee shops not to be miss in Da Lat city

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Wed, 22 May 2019 07:37:24 +0000
How will VND/USD exchange rate perform in US-China trade war? http://thevietnamese.com/economy/finance/352298-how-will-vndusd-exchange-rate-perform-in-us-china-trade-war.html http://thevietnamese.com/economy/finance/352298-how-will-vndusd-exchange-rate-perform-in-us-china-trade-war.html

The dong/dollar exchange rate has fluctuated sharply in recent days after the US decided to impose tariff of 25 percent on $200 billion worth of imports from China.

How will VND/USD exchange rate perform in US-China trade war?

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Wed, 22 May 2019 04:15:17 +0000
Vietnam has few biodegradable-plastic producers http://thevietnamese.com/science-and-education/environment/352273-vietnam-has-few-biodegradable-plastic-producers.html http://thevietnamese.com/science-and-education/environment/352273-vietnam-has-few-biodegradable-plastic-producers.html

In early and late April, PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc released two documents noting that plastic waste is a ‘burning issue’ and calling all people to join forces to settle the problem.

Vietnam has few biodegradable-plastic producers

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Tue, 21 May 2019 08:49:38 +0000
Lý Sơn’s seaweed and seafood leaves impression on young diners http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/cuisine/352267-ly-sns-seaweed-and-seafood-leaves-impression-on-young-diners.html http://thevietnamese.com/explore-vietnam/cuisine/352267-ly-sns-seaweed-and-seafood-leaves-impression-on-young-diners.html

My family was lucky enough to have the chance to enjoy bòng bong (seaweed) and fresh garlic salad during a recent trip to Lý Sơn Island in Quảng Ngãi Province.

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Tue, 21 May 2019 08:33:04 +0000
AI increasingly being used in hospitality sector http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352462-ai-increasingly-being-used-in-hospitality-sector.html http://thevietnamese.com/hi-tech/more-hitech/352462-ai-increasingly-being-used-in-hospitality-sector.html

Predicting an ‘AI (artificial intelligence) boom’ in the hospitality industry, experts say its use will radically change clients’ experiences.

AI increasingly being used in hospitality sector

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Tue, 21 May 2019 07:49:48 +0000
Teacher fired after being caught beating children http://thevietnamese.com/science-and-education/more-education/352368-teacher-fired-after-being-caught-beating-children.html http://thevietnamese.com/science-and-education/more-education/352368-teacher-fired-after-being-caught-beating-children.html

A primary teacher in Hai Phong City has been fired for hitting several pupils while doing an exam.

Teacher fired after being caught beating children

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hoang.anh@ibiz.vn (Hoang Anh (Manager)) frontpage Tue, 21 May 2019 06:49:05 +0000