Covid-19 response and diplomatic influence: The Lowy Institute’s Asia Power Index published last month found that Vietnam’s international image was one of the Asia-Pacific’s best improvers this year, with its score on diplomatic influence gaining six percentage points, according to Asia Times Financial. … [Read more...] about How Vietnam weathers global health crisis and rises?
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Kuala Lumpur (VNA) - Malaysia's Cabinet has approved legal amendments that will allow college and university students to participate in political activities on campus. The amendments to the Universities and University Colleges Act (UUCA) 1971 will involve abolishing sections which curtail students' questioning of politicians and prevent students from engaging in party events where they study, said Malaysian Education Minister Maszlee Malik in a media statement. He said this move is in line with the political transformation brought by the government in strengthening democracy and to provide more room for university students to speak up and engage in political activities on campus. This move will also produce graduates who are "balanced" and able to "express opinions" on current issues, he said. The Malaysian government has also announced plans to lower the voting age to 18 years old, from 21 years old currently. The UUCA provisions were tightened up to restrict student activism in … [Read more...] about Malaysia’s Cabinet lifts ban on political activities in universities
VNPAY was granted a licence by the State Bank of Việt Nam for using QR codes in 2011. The QR code payment technology takes advantage of available banking infrastructure and mobile phone utilities to bring a quick, convenient and safe payment method to both sellers and buyers. … [Read more...] about VN PAY recorded as only QR code developer on mobile banking apps
It is designed for enterprises that have high-quality solutions and network-managed services and are managed in an effective, secure and reliable manner. Some huge names in telecommunications and information technology (IT) in the region, such as Accenture (Republic of Ireland), AhnLab (South Korea), Blaze Clan Technologies (India) and Data Solution Groups (Australia), also figure in the list. … [Read more...] about CMC Telecom among top 25 Managed Service Providers
After the acquisition of H.C Starck , a leading global mid-stream tungsten business, in June this year, MMC’s participation as a strategic partner is a validation of management’s transformation into a vertically integrated high-tech tungsten platform. … [Read more...] about Mitsubishi Materials invests $90 million for 10 per cent stake in Masan High-Tech Materials