The decision to fine Vincon Realty and Finance Joint Stock Co. VND14 million for violating industrial ownership rights accorded to Vincom Joint Stock Co. brand was signed by inspectors from the Ministry of Science and Technology on December 9, 2010. Four days later, the Institute of Intellectual Property Science says that Vincon's trademark bears so much resemblance to Vincom's that confusion may arise. However, this conclusion is inadequate to prove Vincon has infringed upon Vincom's intellectual property. On December 23, 2010, Vincom sued Vincon for failure to comply with intellectual property law. According to Vincom, the similarities between its brand and Vincon's have bred misunderstanding and inflicted damage upon the former in view of Vincon's internal problems. Everyone is waiting for the court's verdict. Identical versus similar Pham Dinh Chuong, chairman of the Institute of Intellectual Property Science, says that according to the institute's report, the two brands are … [Read more...] about What Is In A Name?
Hcm city department of science and technology on january
VietNamNet Bridge - A center with geological database and data of underground works is considered the optimal solution to detect and prevent dead holes in HCM City. It was the suggestion of experts at a workshop to seek feasible measures to define dead holes and underground works held by the HCM City Department of Science and Technology on January 12. Depression of roads, which create big holes in HCM City's roads, has become a big threat for passers-by and a great concern of local residents. HCM City authorities have called for scientists to offer solutions to control this problem. Ha Ngoc Truong, Vice Chair of the HCM City Bridge, Road and Port Association, said that holes appear in all districts. "The latest dead hole discovered on Tran Hung Dao road, District 1, is really terrible. It looks like a part of the Cu Chi tunnel network. If you see it from the outside, it is normal but when you ride over it, you will see how it is wide. As an expert of roads and brides, I … [Read more...] about HCM City may have agency to control “dead holes”
VietNamNet Bridge - A first-year student at the HCM City University of Social Science and Humanity spends his time working on the phone trying to get donations. "Just make a donation, please. It's Lunar New Year," says Do Dang Khoa on the phone. Along with his friends, they recently founded a group that will donate gifts to disadvantaged children at Dieu Giac Pagoda in District 2. For Khoa, who enjoys a life of privilege, helping children makes him happy. Dinh Tran Vu An, a second-year student at the University of Economics, is the leader of a charitable club named People and the Environment (P&E). He was emotional when he talked about the hundreds of children in Dong Nai Province that P&E worked with three months ago. The kids at the little rural primary school near Nam Cat Tien Forest received 2,000 notebooks, 500 ballpens, and milk through P&E donations. "It's was amazing. When we came, hundreds of children welcomed us like we were pop singers or … [Read more...] about Volunteer work helps open students’ eyes in HCM City
Ministry calls for more control over quality of food produced in nation (07-04-2007) Disease-free healthy crops are being planted in Thua Thien-Hue Province's Quang Binh Commune. The Agriculture Ministry has urged producers to grow agricultural products using a minimum of pesticides. — VNA/VNS Photo Hong Hoa HA NOI — Authorities need to improve monitoring of businesses that produce and sell agricultural materials to ensure consumer safety, said Deputy director of Hai Phong Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, Nguyen Van Tung. The comments follow a report and discussions on work carried out during the recent Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) action month, which lasted from late January to the end of February. Work carried out during the action month identified urgent issues that needed to be addressed, according to MARD. Speaking at a conference on Wednesday to review the action month, deputy head of the ministry's Department … [Read more...] about Ministry calls for more control over quality of food produced in nation
The delegation of students and pupils from Osaka in HCM City (Source: https://baomoi.com)HCM City(VN) – The youth of Ho Chi Minh City and Japan’s Osaka prefecture should promotefriendship cooperation in cultural exchanges and science-technology, thus furtherstrengthening relations between the two localities, said HCM City official.Vice Chairwoman of the municipalPeople’s Committee Nguyen Thi Thu made the suggestion during a reception for a visitingdelegation of students and pupils from Osaka in HCM City on January 9. Thu spoke highly of theJapanese youths’ visit, saying that it contributes to tightening ties betweenthe two localities’ residents and bringing benefits to people of both nations.Osamu Kitamoto, arepresentative from Osaka’s department of culture and citizen, highlighted theimportance of youth connections between the two localities in boosting bilateralrelations across fields, such as economy, trade, culture and education. He suggested … [Read more...] about HCM City, Osaka youths enhance friendship cooperation