Mekong Delta provinces want to build reservoirs to store freshwater Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently had a working session with localities declaring an emergency because of drought and saline intrusion in Mekong Delta, including Long An, Tien Giang, Ben Tre, Kien Giang and Ca Mau. … [Read more...] about Should water be transferred from east to west to save the Mekong Delta?
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Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - A number of firms have allowed their employees to work from home to protect them during the COVID-19 pandemic, which is increasing the risks to cybersecurity. Working remotely may keep people safe, however, Vu The Binh, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Internet Association tells Vietnam News: “Cybersecurity issues are more likely to arise as a result of people working from home, especially for those not using a company computer.” Binh added: “A home computer is less likely to be set up as securely as a company one.” “Most home computers contain more risks as they are used by other family members with low or no protection packages.” The expert thought working from home could expose employees' devices and the company's network to threats on insecure public WiFi networks. In January, the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) warned local internet users about cyber security, mentioning that various … [Read more...] about Working from home faces cybersecurity risks during pandemic
Hanoi (VNA) – A teleconference of senior officials of ASEAN and the US was held on April 1 to promote coordination between the two sides in coping with the COVID-19 pandemic and public health challenges. The event was co-chaired by Head of the ASEAN Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM) Vietnam, Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung who is also Chairman of the ASEAN Coordinating Council Working Group (ACCWG), and US Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs David Stilwell. Participants shared updated information on the developments of COVID-19, and measures to control and constrain the pandemic, while confirming their commitment to further strengthening cooperation in fighting the disease. They agreed to actively share information and experience, provide technical assistance for one another, and exchange scientific research on ways to control and prevent infection and treat COVID-19 cases; and maintain close coordination among … [Read more...] about ASEAN, US enhance cooperation in COVID-19 fight
However, its production capacity is limited, so the firm is working with the world’s leading consulting companies to transfer the patent rights for manufacturing these ventilators to others that comply with Metran’s policies and requirements. This is expected to ramp up ventilator production in the global market. … [Read more...] about Japanese firm to supply 15,000 ventilators to Vietnam
Specifically, checkpoints have been established on the Hanoi Highway, the Ho Chi Minh City - Long Thanh - Dau Giay Expressway, National Highways 1, 22, and 50, the Ho Chi Minh City - Trung Luong Expressway, and Binh Trieu Bridge near Mien Dong (Eastern) Bus Station. … [Read more...] about Traffic checkpoints set up at Saigon entrances to enforce transport restrictions