The global fleet of Boeing 737 MAX planes has been grounded after two deadly crashes, including this group of Southwest Airlines planes photographed in California in March AFP/Mark RALSTON The US Federal Aviation Administration convened a summit of global aviation regulators on Thursday (May 23) to walk through the steps taken to address concerns with the MAX following criticism the agency dragged its feet on the decision to ground the jets. Most agencies around the world have said little or nothing about the situation since the 737 MAX was grounded following the Mar 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash, which together with a Lion Air crash in October, claimed 346 lives. So the gathering in Fort Worth, Texas is expected to provide clues as to whether the aviation safety authorities will be willing to set aside any skepticism about the FAA, which has not yet given the green light for the 737 MAX to fly again. Regulators "are going to want a lot of explanation", said Richard Aboulafia of the … [Read more...] about Will FAA”s plan for 737 MAX fly outside US?
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The committee made the statement at the seventh session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) in Hanoi yesterday. It also said that the government needs to trim administrative procedures as well as strictly impose punishment on violations in all fields especially in public investment, construction and traffic. After NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan spoke at the opening ceremony, on behalf of the government, Standing Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh reported the government’s assessment of socio- economic situation and state budget in 2018, the implementation of socio-economic growth plan and state budget in early 2019. The private sector drives economic growth of the socialist-oriented market economy, helping to form large corporations with strong competitive ability, said Mr. Binh. He affirmed that thanks to the entire machinery of state, enterprise community and people in the country’s effort, the socio-economy in the fourth quarter has seen significant changes … [Read more...] about Vietnam encourages private participation in key projects
Grant Dennis, general director at PwC Consulting Vietnam In a move to help articulate the perceived impacts of Industry 4.0, as well as highlight the challenges faced by Vietnam, PwC conducted the Industry 4.0 Vietnam Survey in 2018. Overall, respondents to PwC’s survey anticipate that the fast-approaching Industry 4.0 will bring significant benefits, such as higher efficiency of operations as well as improved access to customers brought on by digitisation and automation. They are positive about Industry 4.0 despite a lot of uncertainty in terms of the exact impacts. Yet this journey brings unique challenges to Vietnam compared to its global peers, due to the different levels of market maturity. Vietnamese respondents are most concerned about a lack of digital standards, insufficient skills in the local talent, and data privacy and security. In particular, there is a limited understanding of the specific skills, knowledge, and capabilities required to make digital integration … [Read more...] about PPP the key driver for Industry 4.0 success
Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong hosts a meeting with key officials litburo: Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, Standing member of the Party Central Committee Secretariat Tran Quoc Vuong, and Secretary of the Party Central Committee and Chief of the Party Central Committee Office Nguyen Van Nen. During the meeting, the top Vietnamese leader said April and the first half of May have seen many major anniversaries and great events and the key officials, members of the Politburo, the Party Central Committee Secretariat and NA and Government leaders have closely followed the working plan and reality to give instructions to relevant agencies, organizations and localities in their implementation of set tasks. He also hailed the joint efforts to resolve arising issues, thereby ensuring the smooth operation of the Party, the State, as well as activities across economic, social, cultural fields along with … [Read more...] about Party chief, President chairs meeting with key officials
Kim Dental rolls out 26 clinics in VietnamBy Hoang Nhung Dentists offer dental aesthetic services to a customer at a Kim Dental clinic – PHOTO: N.K HCMC – Kim Dental Co., Ltd. on October 4 rolled out its dental clinic chain, comprising 26 dental clinics across the country, including clinics in HCMC, Hanoi, Dong Nai, Ba Ria-Vung Tau and Binh Duong, after two years of investment and development. Addressing the launch ceremony, Su Duy Bin, general director of Kim Dental, said that the company has been thriving and has become one of the largest dental clinic chains in the country, with up to 200 dental chairs across all clinics. The firm plans to continue investing in and expanding the number of facilities it operates to some 100 clinics in the coming period, aiming to meet all dental demands, ranging from basic dental care to intensive treatment, with manpower of more than 140 dentists and a 350-strong nursing staff and dental assistants. Kim Dental not only offers … [Read more...] about Kim Dental rolls out 26 clinics in Vietnam