Viet Nam News Thúy Hằng If you want a travel companion, who do you choose? A friend, your partner or lover, or do you choose a family member? While most young people would choose a friend or their lover, young HCM City resident Phạm Tâm Tuấn Khương chose his maternal grandmother. Khương was the first grandchild of his grandmother and was raised by her since he was a five-month-old infant. "My mother got pregnant with my younger brother when I was only five months old. Taking care of a newborn baby plus serious morning sickness was beyond my mother's capacity at the time, so I was sent to my maternal grandmother to live in the southern coastal city of Vung Tau," Khương said. His grandmother became his second mother. She was the one who fed Khương every single spoon of milk and stayed awake the whole night through to take care of him when he was sick. That's why it's understandable that when Khương started speaking, his first word 'mom' was to his grandmother. "During my … [Read more...] about Grandma, where do you want to go next?
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The Korean Chamber of Business (Korcham) wants to build a large wholesale market to connect local producers with buyers in Seoul and other cities in northeast Asia, including Tokyo and Beijing. Hong Sun, the secretary general of Korcham in Vietnam, said the market will cover 300ha and provide information and technology to promote international sales by auction. It will also have hotels and a retail trade centre. Total capital is estimated to be USD1bn, rising to USD2bn, funded by the governments of South Korea and Vietnam, and private companies. The main trading centre is estimated to cost USD200-400m and is expected to be completed within three years. Sun said a better distribution system will improve Vietnam's competitiveness. He said logistical costs in Vietnam are high, accounting for an average 20 percent of costs, which has hindered development in the agriculture sector. Dtinews … [Read more...] about Korea wants to build $1 billion wholesale market in Hanoi
(VOVworld)-President Truong Tan Sang held a dialogue with attendees of a training course of sourced senior officials in Hanoi on Monday. The President openly responded to questions about the Party and State’s solutions to Vietnam’s major issues. Of safeguarding national independence and sovereignty, the President said Vietnam always wants to build a peaceful, friendly, and cooperative environment on the basis of international law. He said the State is determined to work with relevant agencies to combat corruption. Sang said Vietnam is currently facing both opportunities and challenges posed by international integration. He asked officials and party members, especially attendees of the senior officials’ training course to contribute their professionalism and ability to national construction and defense. … [Read more...] about Vietnam wants to build a peaceful, friendly, cooperative environment
VietNamNet Bridge - As Vietnam's fastest growing airline, the low-cost carrier VietJet Air is strongly expanding its fleet and its flight network throughout Vietnam and across the region. To facilitate this dynamic growth, VietJet is seeking dynamic, customer-focused candidates to join the airline's fun and friendly cabin crew this month. … [Read more...] about Do you want to join VietJet’s cabin crew?
VietNamNet Bridge - The biggest oil and gas producer in Thailand is considering building a giant petrochemical complex in central Vietnam. Nghi Son refinery project still moves on … [Read more...] about Thailand wants to build $28.7 billion oil refinery in Vietnam