The handbooks delivered to students at the Nguyen Duc Canh High School in Thai Binh in the 2015-2016 academic year comprised school regulations. The No 1 regulation says students must not talk nonsense and swear, including swearing in abbreviated form. … [Read more...] about Cursing in school: are teachers giving in to students?
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Pham Trong Dat, in his school uniform and with the bicycle he rides to school, stands in his front yard in Long An Commune in Dong Nai Province’s Long Thanh District. Photo by Huynh Cong Lap. … [Read more...] about Getting down and clean: Boy hailed for clearing rubbish from sewer mouths
At a night market, Duyen met with a 13-year-old beggar and learned the key information that her mother and three brothers were living in the same community with that boy and his grandmother. The boy said that the community gathered many children to serve different begging rings. … [Read more...] about Mother of exploitation: own kids tortured, forced to beg
As an adult, Chu Van An opened a teaching school in his hometown. Under the reign of King Tran Minh Tong (1314 - 1329), he was appointed as head of Quoc Tu Giam – the first national school for members of the royal family. Chu Van An directly taught two princes who were later enthroned: Tran Vuong (King Tran Hien Tong) and Tran Hao (King Tran Du Tong). … [Read more...] about Renowned Vietnamese teacher honoured by UNESCO
Last year, BIDV successfully completed the sale of 603.3 million shares, equal to 15 per cent of BIDV’s post-deal capital, via a private placement in South Korea’s KEB Hana Bank. Both banks’ strategic cooperation makes BIDV the lender with largest market capitalisation in the country, outpacing state-run peers VietinBank, Vietcombank, and Agribank. The deal, worth approximately $872 million, has also strengthened BIDV’s balance sheet and previously weak capital adequacy, allowing the bank to meet Basel II’s minimum capital requirements. … [Read more...] about Lenders utilise varied approach in FOL adjustments