The Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association and the Military Technical Academy held a ceremony in Hanoi on July 22 to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the Vietnam-Russia friendship space-flight mission (July 23). Addressing the ceremony, Chairman of the Vietnam-Russia Friendship Association Dao Trong Thi underlined the traditional 65-year friendship between Vietnam and Russia, saying generations of the Vietnamese and Russian people have continuously consolidated the time-honoured relationship. He stressed that Vietnam will never forget the wholehearted and effective assistance from the people of the former Soviet Union and current Russia to Vietnam’s fight for national liberation and development over the past 65 years. He also highlighted the establishment of the comprehensive strategic partnership between Vietnam and Russia in spite of international changes. The two countries will build on the positive momentum of the friendship flight 35 years ago to bring cooperation in … [Read more...] about Bản in : Vietnam-Russia friendship space-flight celebrated
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PANO - General Phung Quang Thanh, Politburo Member, Deputy-Secretary of the Central Military Commission, and the Minister of National Defence paid a working visit to the Academy of Military Technology on November 1st. Having reviewed modern scientific and technical products for military-defence and socio-economic development tasks manufactured by cadres and technicians of the academy, General Thanh worked with leaders and commanders of the academy. During the working session, General Thanh took notes of the academy's Director, Lieutenant General Pham The Long's recommendations, on personnel and organization of the unit and the construction and establishment of Vietnam-Russia Technical University, the long-term capacity building plan, the adjustment of training program in accordance with reality and solving housing difficulties for cadres and lecturers. General Phung Quang Thanh highly appreciated the achievements in education, training, scientific studies and staff building of … [Read more...] about General Phung Quang Thanh visits Military Technical Academy
The Nha Trang Air Force Academy in south-central Vietnam has been in charge of training combat pilots for the national air force since 1990. At the special training facility, the classroom is the sky and the learning tool is the plane. At 4:30 am one day, the camp of Air Regiment 910 at the academy was busy. Trainers, trainees, technicians and staff of the army ordnance were leaving for the nearby airport. Trainees were queuing for health checks, including blood pressure readings, to ensure that they were eligible for flight. At 5:30 am, a report from a meteorological scout plane confirmed that the weather conditions were good for training flights, and Colonel Duong Hong Truong, head of Air Regiment 910, gave the signal to start the training session. The first plane taxied toward the runway, accelerated and took off into the sky. Trainees practiced flying in circles, air and ground attacks, and flying through clouds under the instruction of trainers based on information … [Read more...] about What is training warplane pilots in Vietnam like?
VietNamNet Bridge - The following tycoons started their business in Eastern Europe and had great achievements there, but they returned home to contribute to build the country's economy. Vingroup’s Chairman Pham Nhat Vuong Vuong’s original homeland is the central province of Ha Tinh but he was born and raised in Hanoi. The turning point in this 47-year-old man’s life began when he became a student of the Hanoi University of Mines - Geology and was sent to study in Russia. In 1993, after the Soviet Union disintegrated with many implications and new opportunities, Vuong began his business career in Moscow before moving to Ukraine, where he opened a restaurant and established Technocom company in Kharkov. From 1993 to 1999, as the director, Vuong turned this small company into a strong group with the popular brand of Mivina (No. 1 in the snack food market, awarded the market founder title and ranked among the top 100 leading enterprises in Ukraine). After spreading the … [Read more...] about Vietnamese tycoons who returned from Eastern Europe
WB continues giving priority to Vietnam The World Bank will continue giving priority to Vietnam 's socio-economic development targets, said the bank's Managing Director Sri Mulyani Indrawati. At a press conference in Hanoi on Dec. 3, the visiting managing director affirmed the WB's help to Vietnam to implement policies to narrow gap and support the Vietnamese Government's policies in restructuring of State-owned enterprises, policy consultancy, resources, finance and technology in economic development. She spoke highly of the country's socio-economic development achievements amidst the global financial crisis and down-turn and acknowledged Vietnam 's efforts in implementing efficiently Resolution 11 to maintain the macro-economic stability, curbing inflation and ensuring social security. Vietnam has become a middle-income country, the WB official said, adding that this is an opportunity for Vietnam to access different financial resources in the world. She valued the Vietnamese … [Read more...] about GOVERNMENT IN BRIEF 4/12