Self, a US magazine for women, has announced its annual list of top 12 beautiful biking destinations in the world, which you’ll want to add to your bucket list. Vietnam and Cambodia have been ranked 10th among the 12 beautiful biking destinations in the world that should be on one's bucklist, released by Self, a US magazine for women. According to Aydan Puth, a social media manager and avid traveler, adventurer, she spent 12 days traveling with the tour company Backroads on a bike trip through Vietnam and Cambodia. “Vietnam and Cambodia are breathtakingly beautiful. This was my first long bike trip, and I was in awe at the new advantage biking allowed me as a traveler,” said Aydan Puth. “In countries that might not be as developed, a bike allows you to ride into villages, meet and talk with locals, and see the true beauty of the country up close and personal,” she added. Génolhac to Vallon Pont d’Arc (France) tops the list, followed by … [Read more...] about Vietnam named among world’s beautiful biking destinations
VietNamNet Bridge - Tran Anh Tuan, deputy director of the HCMC Center for Human Resources Forecasting and Labor Market Information, cited an ILO report as saying that the risk of losing jobs has increased in the 4.0 industrial revolution era. The risk of losing jobs has increased in the 4.0 industry revolution era Vietnam has been warned that 5 million jobs may be lost by 2020 as it has a 3.79/10 score for the quality of the labor force, ranked 11th out of 12 countries in Asia, and a 4.3/10 score in human resources competitiveness index. Other indicators for Vietnamese workers are also low. Only 20.3 percent of Vietnamese workers had training or degrees/certificates in 2015. Vietnamese are weak at soft skills, such as foreign language, IT, teamwork, communication, and professional ethics. The ILO report also pointed out that 86 percent of workers in the textile & garment industry in Vietnam, 64 percent in Indonesia and 88 percent in Cambodia will face the risk of … [Read more...] about Will 5 million jobs in Vietnam be lost in the 4.0 industrial revolution?
Like the French, the Vietnamese eat snails too, but not the same kind of snails. They eat oc (Vietnamese freshwater snails), which are smaller and chewier than their land-based cousins. 'Bun oc' (snail noodle soup) is a dish that brings the breath of Hanoi. To prepare a delicious 'bun oc', makers have to be careful to choose a good snail that is very fat and not soaked in the water too long. Then they choose the best bun (rice noodle). Spices for bun oc include many things, including tomato, vinegar, oil, pepper, salt, sugar and many kinds of aromatic vegetables together with salad and banana flowers in small slices. Cooked snails are arranged neatly in a bowl of bun with fried tofu and fresh herbs, and the dish is finished with a hot, sweet and sour broth that is poured over all of the cold ingredients. Finally, a few slices of cooked tomatoes are placed on top. One of the oldest places serving bun oc in Hanoi is in Hang Chai street. Sometimes when it is too busy, guests have to hold … [Read more...] about Snail noodle soup: A dish brings the breath of Hanoi
Neymar, with his son Davi Lucca, in an interview with AFP on July 21, 2018. (Photo: AFP/Miguel Schincariol) "I wouldn't go as far as to say I didn't want to play again but, I didn't want to see a ball, or to see any more football played," 26-year-old Neymar told AFP in an exclusive interview on Saturday. The Paris Saint Germain forward was talking at his Neymar Praia Grande institute where the Red Bull Neymar Jr 5's (five-a-side-soccer) tournament was being played. Dressed in a sleeveless t-shirt, with his six-year-old son Davi Lucca sat upon his knee, the striker was however in a relaxed mood as he explained his post-World Cup blues. "I was in mourning, I was really sad about it, but sadness passes, I have my son, my family, my friends and they don't want to see me moping around. I've got more reason to be happy than sad," said Neymar, reflecting on his team's 2-1 quarter-final defeat to Belgium. Asked about reports in Spain linking him with a transfer to Real Madrid the forward … [Read more...] about ‘I couldn’t look at a football’ after the World Cup: Neymar
Son La province boasts many captivating views of natural scenery and mountainous landscapes. Here are 10 amazing destinations you should not miss when visiting the area. Son Moc Huong Cave, also known as Bat Cave, is said to be the most beautiful cave in Son La Province. Over thousands of years of formation, the karst cave has filled with stalactites and stalagmites of various shapes and sizes, stimulating the imagination of tourists. Moc Chau plateau in Son La draws many visitors with its pure air, unspoiled nature, and friendly people. At 1,050 meters above sea level, Moc Chau plateau has a moderate climate. It is the largest and the most beautiful plateau in northern Vietnam. Son La city is an ideal place for a relaxing break thanks to its cool weather. The infrastructure here has developed strongly and there are numerous accommodation facilities. Tours on the Da River in Son La province give tourists a chance to learn about the prehistoric times … [Read more...] about Ten must visit destinations in Son La