The Calmette Hospital in Phnom Penh has been the center for the training programs and eight training sessions have been held since February 2019. "Reducing deaths and disability related to preventable and surgically treatable conditions is key to improving health for the people of Cambodia. We are proud to be part of Safe Surgery 2020 as a Center of Excellence and see a great potential in training even more health staff around the country in the future," said Prof. Chheang Ra, Director General, Calmette Hospital. … [Read more...] about Safe Surgery 2020 Brings New Focus on Surgical Healthcare Services in Cambodia and the Region
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Cashless payments are sure to be around for a long time. However, the speed of online payment conversion and the outstanding benefits of digital banking will not slow down. With decreasing costs and increasing safety, digital payments will soon overtake non-cash payments./. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 pushes banks to develop online payment
Djtommy, a famous account rank level 80 (PTV online) is being offered in game forums for the price of VND7 million. Djtommy’s owner said over the past year he recognised that he had lost too much in return for things in a virtual world. The painful feeling of saying goodbye to his online friends was very real. They faced dangers together, fought in tireless battles, discovered new lands and overcame hardship together. But to be a famous gamer, one must exchange many things in the real world for unreal benefits in the game world. … [Read more...] about Online games: harmless fun or social problem?
Hanoi (VNA) - Findings from a recent Visa Consumer Payment Attitudes survey showed 37 percent of Vietnamese consumers are now using contactless card payments. The survey said among those that use contactless card payments, 85 percent shared that they use the method at least once a week. It also revealed that four out of five consumers who have not used contactless payments are interested in doing so. More than 80 percent expressed interest in biometric authentication technology, which uses fingerprints or facial or voice recognition to authenticate payments. With contactless payments, consumers can tap to pay at checkout counters anywhere they see the contactless symbol without handing their cards to cashiers. Contactless payments are secured with dynamic EMV® Chip technology. The cards have a tiny antenna which can be read by POS (point of sale) terminals when they are 4cm away or less from the terminal. POS terminals can typically read a contactless card or device in less … [Read more...] about Thirty-seven percent of Vietnamese consumers use contactless payments
Da Nang (VNA) - Vietnam is willing to welcome investment from Japanese IT enterprises, Deputy Minister of Information and Communications Pham Anh Tuan told an online conference on September 30. Held to promote Japanese investment in the central city of Da Nang, the conference attracted the participation of about 200 investors and IT businesses from Japan. In his remarks, Tuan said the Vietnamese Government has been completing its model, mechanism, and policy for the breakthrough development of concentrated IT and high-tech areas in Vietnam’s major economic hubs. Da Nang is emerging as a “Silicon Valley” of Southeast Asia, with local authorities working to build its digital ecosystem and prioritising FDI projects in the high-tech sector, he added. Vietnam is switching to the so-called “Make in Vietnam” movement, while boosting the formation of joint ventures and attracting foreign conglomerates, especially those producing smart equipment using the … [Read more...] about Vietnam willing to welcome investment from Japanese IT firms: Official