Trần Văn Đức, head of the hospital’s IT department, said it had to install IT infrastructure to the highest level mandated by the Ministry of Health's Information Technology Department and its own tailored software, making it easier to connect with banks and payment service providers. … [Read more...] about HCM City hospitals switch increasingly to cashless payment
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According to Phuc from Vero, brands will not stop advertising on Facebook because it is inefficient – they stop because paying for ads was sending the message that they approve of Facebook’s practices. “The integrity of messages has become more vital to brands than ever, and any medium that can protect that will be a worthwhile option, whether traditional or digital,” Phuc said. “Brands don’t want to associate with organisations that could alienate them from major audience segments. Media platforms are actively taking note of user and customer expectations, and they will shift to better accommodate them. If Facebook continues to be a toxic platform, they’ll shift their priorities elsewhere.” … [Read more...] about Flummoxed Facebook braces for an advertising revolution
Hanoi (VNA) – Head of the Vietnam Permanent Mission to the UN Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy highlighted the basic principles of peacekeeping operations and the primary role of host countries in protecting and promoting human rights during a UN Security Council (UNSC) open debate on July 7. The video conference was held on the topic of peace operations and human rights under the chair of Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, German Federal Minister of Defence. Briefers included High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet, Special Representative for South Sudan and head of the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) David Shearer and Senga Dismas Kitenge of Groupe Lotus, a human rights non-governmental organisation based in Congo. Speaking at the debate, Quy said that UN peacekeeping missions must ensure the accuracy and neutrality of information gathered during the supervision, reporting and analysis of the host countries’ enforcement of human rights. All peacekeeping operations … [Read more...] about Vietnam joins UNSC open debate on peace operation, human rights
With the recognition conferred by the UNESCO's program and external relations commission at the meeting in Paris, the Dak Nong Geopark has become the third of its kind in Vietnam after the Dong Van karst plateau in Ha Giang Province and Non Nuoc Cao Bang in Cao Bang Province, both in the northern mountains. … [Read more...] about One more geopark in Vietnam gets UNESCO recognition
The U.S. remains a popular destination for immigration due to matching salary packages, living standards, and quality of education. Compared to other paths to citizenship, the EB-5 is attractive for investors due to its more relaxed education or language requirements, not requiring employment or family sponsorship, reasonable residency requirements, only requiring a passive investment, and more. The minimum investment required under the EB-5 Program is US$900,000 in high unemployment or rural areas and US$1,800,000 outside those areas. The process will take approximately 24 months for a conditional Green Card, and another 21 to 45 months for a permanent Green Card. … [Read more...] about CanAm: More Hong Kong residents favoring EB-5 visa to immigrate to the U.S.