A recent conference on world food security pointed out the demand for more women in the STEM sector. STEM stands for Science, Technology, Education and Mathematics. Female access to the same physical and economic resources as men, they claimed, could raise farm output by as much as 10 to 20 percent - undeniably important with the Mekong’s uncertain future food output. … [Read more...] about Women and flowers: Happy Vietnamese Women’s Day!
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The resort’s architectural style resembles modern houses on the Côte d'Azur coastal area in southeastern France, with a swimming pool facing rice fields and a dining area designed for optimal sunset viewing. A room starts from VND1.5 million ($65) per night. Photo courtesy of Victoria Nui Sam Lodge. … [Read more...] about Discover the luxury of seclusion at these seven Vietnam getaways
According to war veterans who used to fight side by side with Mr. Le Kha Phieu in the past war, he was a talented leader. They all said Mr. Le Kha Phieu had a brilliant mind and he was a far-sighted, resourceful and decisive leader. They recalled, after winning big victories in central Laos in 1965, Mr. Le Kha Phieu convened key officers of the regiment to draw lessons from the battle. He said, “Although we have obtained an important victory, we still made mistakes during the operation. We should seriously discuss, analyze and learn from our mistakes so as to win more victories in the future.” … [Read more...] about Army Corps 2 committed to following the late Party Chief’s example
Earlier, officials and troops from the naval unit donated a total of VND 44 million, to buy water tanks for needy locals. Additionally, the brigade formed troops, equipped with trucks with water tanks, to bring clean water to people in the drought-hit area to ease the water shortage. … [Read more...] about Naval unit supports drought-hit locals in Ben Tre
In 2018, the inter-banking e-payment system safely processed transactions worth VND73,000 trillion (US$3.13 trillion), averaging US$13 billion transacted per day and up 25% year-on-year, while the transaction value through mobile payment grew 169.5% year-on-year. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese shoppers prefer cashless payments