Commuters in Hanoi and HCM City willing to use metro: JICA surveyicon

Commuters in Hanoi and HCM City willing to use metro: JICA survey

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Hanoi and HCM City are willing to use urban railways once they are put into operation, according to a survey conducted by the Japan International Co-operation Agency (JICA) of more than 6,000 residents in the two big cities.
Rescue force discovers bodies of two workers, central region braces for typhoon

Rescue force discovers bodies of two workers, central region braces for typhoon

SOCIETYicon24/10/2020
Soldiers of Military Zone 4 found the bodies of two workers buried in a landslide at Rao Trang 3 Hydropower Plant in Phong Dien District, the central province of Thua Thien - Hue on Friday.
VIETNAM NEWS OCTOBER 23

VIETNAM NEWS OCTOBER 23

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HCM City aims to reduce traffic accident hotspots
Vietnamese education lures over US$4 billion foreign investment capital

Vietnamese education lures over US$4 billion foreign investment capital

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The number of foreign investment projects in Vietnam's education sector have increased by 321 compared to five years ago, the registered capital has also increased by over US$3.5 billion.
Hundreds of charity groups support Quang Binh flood victims

Hundreds of charity groups support Quang Binh flood victims

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Hundreds of charity groups have come to the central province of Quang Binh to assist flood-hit victims with necessities.
HCM City ready for innovative urban area in east

HCM City ready for innovative urban area in east

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The 'main pillars' of a planned innovative urban area in the eastern part of HCM City are ready to be connected to form a new administrative unit.
Floating shelters house people in Vietnam’s flood-hit areas

Floating shelters house people in Vietnam’s flood-hit areas

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Hundreds of floating shelters have been used to shelter many households in flood-hit areas in the central province of Quang Binh.
Digital technology in the health service

Digital technology in the health service

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Professor Tran Quy Tuong, director general of the Agency of Information Technology at the Ministry of Health, talks about the use of electronic health records.
HCM City sets up public rental sites for bicycles

HCM City sets up public rental sites for bicycles

SOCIETYicon23/10/2020
The HCM City Department of Transport plans to offer about 500 bicycles for rent at 50 sites in downtown areas by the end of this year.
Franconomics kicks off in Hanoi

Franconomics kicks off in Hanoi

SOCIETYicon23/10/2020
The international Franconomics forum, a multidisciplinary dialogue on important socio-economic topics of countries in the French-speaking community, kicked off on Thursday in Hanoi under the theme ‘From Start-up to Smart-up’.
Deputy PM orders completion of Sapa airport project’s pre-FS

Deputy PM orders completion of Sapa airport project’s pre-FS

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Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the government of the northern upland province of Lao Cai to complete the pre-feasibility study of the Sapa airport project following feedback from the ministries.
VIETNAM NEWS OCTOBER 22

VIETNAM NEWS OCTOBER 22

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Vietnam an effective ASEAN leader: ASEAN Post
Are candidates not eligible for professorship title because they had too many published articles?

Are candidates not eligible for professorship title because they had too many published articles?

FEATUREicon23/10/2020
Many candidates have been excluded from the list of scientists for professorship title this year because they have had a high numbers of scientific articles published. One candidate published 40-50 articles within half a year.
Close-up of first train of Hanoi’s second metro line put on rails

Close-up of first train of Hanoi’s second metro line put on rails

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This is the first of a batch of four trains being produced for the line out of a total rolling stock of ten of Hanoi’s second metro line.
Storm Saudel heads toward Vietnam, heavy rain expected

Storm Saudel heads toward Vietnam, heavy rain expected

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Storm Saudel, which has gained strength overnight October 22, is heading toward central Vietnam and is expected to bring heavy rain to the region this weekend.
VN, Japan agree on quarantine-free procedures for short-term entries

VN, Japan agree on quarantine-free procedures for short-term entries

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Vietnam and Japan have mutually agreed to implement an expedited arrival procedure which will allow certain groups from one country to enter another without undergoing mandatory 14-day quarantine on short-term visits.