The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council has urged Tan Binh district authorities to speed up the progress of flood-prevention projects inside Tan Son Nhat international airport to prepare for the coming rainy season. Tan Son Nhat international airport in HCM City after a downpour in 2016 (Photo: VNA) Speaking at a recent meeting with the district’s authorities, Pham Duc Hai, Vice Chairman of the HCM City People’s Council, said the progress of major anti-flooding projects inside the airport had been too slow and urged authorities to work with agencies to map out detailed plans. Hai, leader of an inspection team from the People’s Council, recently inspected canals and sewers at and near the airport. Key drainage systems operated by companies at the airport vary in design and lack connectivity, causing serious flooding in the airport, especially during rainy season, he said. Hua Quoc Hung, Vice Chairman of the Tan Binh District People’s Committee, said … [Read more...] about Tan Son Nhat airport at risk of flooding during rainy season
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Many elderly people from low-income families in Quang Binh Province have complained about being given cows as part of the Resilience and Escape Poverty project as they can no longer work. 84-year-old Nguyen Thi Khe Poor families in Truong Thuy Commune, Le Thuy District were given cows in the programme to escape poverty carried out by the Fatherland Front Committee in Quang Binh. However, a large number of households are lonely elderly people. 84-year-old Nguyen Thi Khe lives alone in a 30-square-metre house. She has leg, ear and eye problems so it's difficult to cook every day. As she couldn't afford a cowshed, she tied the cow in the garden. "I had to hire someone to take care of the cow. After two months, I had to sell the cow for VND4m (USD174)," Khe said. The officials of Truong Thuy Commune tried to persuade her to buy the cow back for an inspection. According to the regulations, the locals must take care of the cows for at least 36 months before they can sell it. Because … [Read more...] about Elderly complain anti-poverty cow donation policy doesn’t work
Please tell us how this impressive growth happened. What were the development milestones over more than three decades? Tan Thanh was established in 1983 as a family-scale workshop which provided the service of rewinding wire for welding machines, motor, generators. From there, Tan Thanh has gradually transformed and become a company producing high-tech welding machines, staying updated with world trends, meeting the needs of the domestic market, and expanding the market to other countries in Southeast Asia. In 1994, with accumulated experience plus the trust of customers, Tan Thanh boldly chose for itself the specific direction of specializing in manufacturing ARC and Spot welding machines. In 2000, Tan Thanh successfully introduced the DC 3-phase ARC welding machines with Diode technology which provided stable DC output current, and, importantly, did not cause power grid imbalances. In 2005, Tan Thanh Mechanical Electrical limited liability company was established with the … [Read more...] about Tan Thanh company welds itself firmly to international integration
Phan Dang Nhat Minh, the winner of the 17th competition “Duong len dinh Olympia” (Road to Olympia) is the longest running game show on Vietnam National Television. This is a competition held annually for high school students and the award for the winners of the competition is the full scholarship for studying at university in Australia. “Road to Olympia’ has many other unofficial names – ‘Duong len dinh Australia’ (Road to Australia), or ‘Noi tuyen chon nhan tai cho Australia’ (Competition that selects talents for Australia). This is because most of the winners, the best students, now live and work and Australia. On an education forum, people wrote sarcastic remarks, saying that ‘Road to Olympia’ needs to be removed, because it provides Vietnamese talents to Australia, and causes a brain drain in Vietnam. The first champion of the Road to Olympia Tran Ngoc Minh, graduated from Swinburne University of … [Read more...] about Does Vietnam’s TV show “Road to Olympia” help provide talents for Australia?
At the groundbreaking ceremony (Photo: VNA) Can Tho (VNA) – Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan attended a ceremony in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on October 4 to a project to upgrade the Lo Vong Cung historical relic site in My Khanh commune, Phong Dien district. The project has a total investment of over 99 billion VND (4.25 million USD) from social sources. It will be carried out from now to 2020. Speaking at the ceremony, Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Duong Tan Hien said Lo Vong Cung connects National Highway 1A with Phong Dien district. It runs through My Khanh, Nhon Ai, Tan Thoi and Giai Xuan communes, and ends at Ba Se highway in O Mon district. This is a convenient transport route with an important strategic position in the southwest gateway of Can Tho city. During the resistance wars against French colonialism and American imperialism, Lo Vong Cung was known as a “land of fire”, and held a specially … [Read more...] about NA leader attends ceremony to kick off work on Can Tho historical site