The Hanoitimes - Global Grad has announced its list of the six incredible places you could study next year to offer invaluable life experience gained. Vietnam has been the second among the six incredible places you could study next year, according to a list released by Global Grad, a UK company that aims to help students travel the world whilst studying for a degree. Ham Ninh fishing village in Phu Quoc island. Global Grad advises travelers that Vietnam boasts dramatic landscapes, epic food and a fantastically rich history, so if you’re a coffee lover you’ll undoubtedly want to visit this iconic country. “As the second biggest producer in the world, Vietnam knows a little something about good coffee. Served with sweetened condensed milk, this makes for an unmissable treat while packing in those extra study hours,” Global Grad wrote. Simultaneously, you can visit floating markets, the Son Doong Cave (the biggest cave in the world) and Sapa, a hill … [Read more...] about Vietnam among world’s incredible places you could study next year
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A “tuong” play entitled “The legend of Redhill”, featuring artists from Vietnam and Singapore, is staged in early August to mark the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties. (Photo: sovhtt.hanoi.gov.vn) Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnam Tuong (classical drama) Theatre has staged a “tuong” play entitled “The legend of Redhill”, featuring Tuong artists of Vietnam and drama and dancing artists from Singapore. The play was written by Singaporean director Chua Soo Pong and adapted by Vietnamese Tuong artist Nguyen Si Chuc. It was part of activities to celebrate the 45th anniversary of the Vietnam – Singapore diplomatic ties which were established in 1973. It was directed by Meritorious Artist Dang Ba Tai from Vietnam. The drama was based on the Legend of Bukit Merah (Redhill), one of the most popular folk tales in Singapore. Once upon the time, there were many swordfish in the sea near Singapura (or present-day Singapore). When sailors … [Read more...] about “Tuong” play staged to mark Vietnam – Singapore ties
The performance aimed to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Vietnam-Singapore diplomatic ties. The play is a story about a smart boy named Nadim. Once upon time there were many swordfish in the sea near Singapore. These swordfish caused a great deal of trouble. They flew into boats and sometimes killed fishermen. One day, the little boy had a plan and he proposed it to the Sultan. His daring plan was to build a wall made of banana tree trunks along the coast. The swordfish beaks would pierce the banana tree trunks and be embedded in them when they attack. Nadim soon grew popular among the villagers and army. This caused the Sultan to become jealous of the boy. Fearing that this fame would threaten his position as the Sultan, he despatched his soldiers to to kill the boy who lived on top of a hill. As the poor boy died, his blood flew down the hill, soaking the whole hill red. From then on, the entire hill and its vicinity has been known as Red Hill … [Read more...] about Classical play marking Vietnam-Singapore ties presents in Hanoi
Vietnam can expect its fintech ecosystem to grow in the near future should it pay attention to the funding issue, growing talent in the field, and a legal framework to support such growth. Vietnam is currently ranked second in the number of incubator, accelerator, and innovation labs in the region, behind only Singapore. This is a positive signal for the development of fintech in Vietnam. The country has another advantage in being a young and digitally savvy economy. As per an EY report, around 90 per cent of payments are still in cash. That is the reason why Vietnamese fintech startups have strong focus on payment—47 per cent specialises in this sub-sector, ranking highest in the region. There are also some fintech associations in Vietnam where fintech startups can gather to update, improve their knowledge, seek support, share experiences, and develop a legal framework for this industry. “Fintech companies are still small in scale and the policies and regulations for … [Read more...] about E&Y: Where is fintech in Vietnam?
More Asian brands, particularly those from Southeast Asia, have been franchised to the Vietnamese market, with seven foreign franchises licensed in Vietnam this year. Customers shop at a 7-Eleven convenience store in HCMC. More Asian brands, particularly those from Southeast Asia, have been franchised to the Vietnamese market According to franchise data on the website of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the most recently licensed company is the U.S.-based KF Tea Franchising LLC, which was licensed on April 3. Last month, MCOSTAR of South Korea specializing in catering and accommodation business and Ten Ren Tea of Taiwan got franchise licenses. Three companies licensed in January are from the U.S., Japan and Singapore, and active in dining and massage services. Data of the ministry also showed that 203 companies have been licensed to franchise hundreds of brands in Vietnam since 2007 in a wide range of areas but mostly catering. Of these, 7-Eleven was registered in 2015 but … [Read more...] about More foreign brands franchised to Vietnam