At Cai Lan seaport (Photo: baoquangninh.com.vn) Quang Ninh has invested in infrastructure and prepared to develop its logistic services. One of the first localities to make a specific plan for logistics development, Quang Ninh province has projected six logistics centers will be created by 2025 in Cai Lan, Van Don, Quang Yen, Binh Lieu, Hai Ha, and Mong Cai-China’s Dongxing Economic Cooperation Area. Nguyen Xuan Ky, Secretary of the provincial Party Committee, said “To boost logistics services, it’s necessary to promote production chains to increase values and make full use of the locality’s advantages and potential. Quang Ninh has outlined specific plans, starting with investment in road infrastructure and the business, and investment environment, and facilitating administrative procedure reform, especially for international seaports and border crossings.” Infrastructure is considered a key factor for logistics development. Over the past few … [Read more...] about Quang Ninh hopes to become logistics center of the north
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More than fifty years after the end of the Apollo program, NASA plans to return to the Moon by 2024 as a "proving ground" to test the next generation of spacecraft ahead of an eventual crewed mission to Mars. NASA's current roster of female astronauts The new program has been named Artemis after Apollo's twin-sister in Greek mythology, and the space agency has said that the mission will see the first woman to stride the lunar surface. So, who will she be? No one knows for sure, but it's a likely bet the candidate will be selected from among NASA's current roster of 12 female astronauts. They're aged between 40 and 53, and are former military pilots, medical doctors and scientists who were picked from among thousands of applicants since the late 1990s. Predicting who will join Neil Armstrong in the annals of history isn't an exact science, but several former astronauts and experts interviewed by AFP say the proximity of the deadline mean it probably won't be a new recruit. … [Read more...] about Womankind’s giant leap: who will be the first female moonwalker?
South Korea tops with 6.91 points followed by India with 5.76 and Malaysia with 5.59, Chung Ngoc Que Chi of the Ho Chi Minh City Technical and Economic College listed these numbers in a presentation at a forum on enhancing Vietnamese workers' skills held in Hanoi on Friday and Saturday. She also cited a survey by the World Bank and the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) of 350 businesses in production and services in Hanoi, HCMC and neighboring provinces, which showed that 66 percent of businesses employed foreign laborers and 36 percent of domestic businesses were dissatisfied with the quality of education and training of Vietnamese human resources. Chi said Vietnam suffers in terms of both quality and quantity, with shortcomings in foreign language and IT skills and ability to use technologies. She blamed it on the large gap between the country's vocational education and the market's requirements, and called for forging close ties between schools and businesses for … [Read more...] about Human resources quality remains big challenge for Vietnam