Woman 800m freestyle swimmer Nguyen Thi Anh Vien also has a big chance of qualifying. Though she only won a silver medal at last year’s SEA Games, her time of eight minutes 48.65 seconds was within the "B" Time or Olympic Selection Time. If no Vietnamese female swimmer can achieve the "A" Time for automatic qualification by June, Vien will represent Vietnam at the Olympics. … [Read more...] about Which Vietnamese athletes have qualified for 2020 Olympics?
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One prominent story of success is the case of Ngo Thanh Van, a Vietnamese-Norwegian, bravely used her scripts ‘Song Lang’ (Two Men) for a film about ‘Cai Luong’ (a form of modern folk opera in Vietnam), knowing for sure that her work is a profit loss. Her cooperation with director Le Nhat Quang, a Vietnamese-American, has created the brilliant film about one national theatrical form which is now falling into the oblivion day by day. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese film industry promotes national identity, diversity
Following an inspection, police confiscated VNĐ500,000 counterfeit notes totaling VNĐ14.5 million (US$625), as well as equipment and materials, such as laptops, scanners, printers, fast-drying spray paint, stationery and paper, used to produce the fake money. … [Read more...] about Police bust counterfeit money ring in HCM City
Around 20 kilometers from the beach town in the central province of Khanh Hoa is Suoi Dau Breeding Farm - Institute of Vaccines and Medical Biologicals (IVAC) which supplies these animals for research into pertussis, diphtheria and tetanus and making vaccines against them. … [Read more...] about Mice that help save humans
We recommend tax levelling for the development of certified domestic offshore gas and importation of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as the current best fit baseload for renewable energy. Gas-fired electricity can easily scale to the size necessary to meet the demand of Vietnam and can respond to intermittent load fluctuations and outages more rapidly than coal. Incorporating imported LNG supply into the energy mix adds to Vietnam’s energy capacity while long-term supply contracts for domestic offshore gas are developed. … [Read more...] about Sustainable energy security magnetising private funds