In 2009, when the VN Index soared from 324 points to the year's peak of 630 points, the richest stock billionaire had total assets worth over VND9 trillion. But now, one needs to have much more to be listed among the top billionaires. KBC price hovers around VND14,950 per share. With 75 million KBC in hands, Tam now ranks 53rd on the list of top billionaires. … [Read more...] about How much is needed to be listed among the top stock billionaires in Vietnam?
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Under the plan, Quy Nhon City is expected to become a national marine economic hub offering services, a seaport, industrial production and tourism. Services and the seaport are considered key factors driving growth of urban areas in the province, as well as the south central and Central Highlands regions of Vietnam. … [Read more...] about Regional planning for Binh Dinh Province approved
From February 8-15, saline intrusion was reported to be getting more and more serious and intruding deeper in river mouths following tidal regime. Currently, the water levels on the Mekong mainstream are lower than the average for many years and the same period of 2016 at 0.1-0.8 meter. The water levels on Tien and Hau rivers have changed following the tide. Saline intrusion in the Mekong Delta is resuming at high level in February 19-20. According to Vice Director of the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center Vu Duc Long, the Southern region enters roasting season with less rainfall earlier than usual. The hot weather is expected to begin from the second haft of March and last until the middle of May. In order to cope with the current weather, salinity-hit- provinces need to proactively implement many solutions to conserve and utilize freshwater for domestic use and agricultural purposes; raise awareness for leaders and residents about natural … [Read more...] about Drought, saline intrusion in Mekong Delta tentatively prolong until next months
Kim Hoang villagers were mostly migrants from the central province of Thanh Hoa in the 1700s. At that time Dong Ho and Hang Trong were two famous folk painting genres in Hanoi. Some Kim Hoang artists realized that Dong Ho and Hang Trong paintings were not really suitable for rural people in term of artistic taste and price. They created a new school of folk painting that combined the two traditional painting genres. Nguyen Si and Nguyen The were two clans that pioneered Kim Hoang paintings, which saw their heyday in the early 19th century. During heavy flooding in 1915, many Kim Hoang engravings were subsided toward oblivion. The art was all but abandoned when the village faced crop losses and famine in 1945. 60-year-old Nguyen Sy Tien said: “This is an old folk painting genre. When I was small, old people often talked about it. My ancestors were the founders of this genre. Many engravings were lost during a historic flood. In 1945 the villagers suffered a terrible famine. The … [Read more...] about Kim Hoang folk painting sees a revival
In a dispatch, the ministry said some Vietnamese nationals returning from China had travelled via neighbouring countries and not undergone medical checks or quarantine. Authorities in cities and provinces nationwide have been ordered to follow the Prime Minister’s decision on COVID-19 prevention and control and quarantine people and vehicles who have travelled from infected areas. Quarantine measures must also follow the PM's instructions with guidance from the ministry. Police have been asked to compile lists of residents who had been in China for 14 days before entering Việt Nam, then report to local steering boards for prevention and control. No ban on flights from RoK, Japan … [Read more...] about Health ministry monitors people returning from China