Some say Vietnamese culture must be respected, while others say calling students by English names is no big deal An official statement from an education department leader in Ho Chi Minh City, who said giving students English names during language classes is “against Vietnam’s traditional education,” has sparked fresh debate among Tuoi Tre News readers. Unlike the controversial rule to ban audiovisual tools from English teaching in citywide primary schools, the ‘name issue’ is winning support from English teachers, native and local. Vietnamese don’t need English names Commenting on Tuoi Tre News’ Facebook Page, Michael David Kemp said he agrees “100 percent” with the idea that students not be called by anything other than their Vietnamese names. “Vietnamese names mean something and have a meaning behind them,” he wrote. “I always try to learn [how to say] my students Vietnamese names.” … [Read more...] about Phuc or Fuchsia? Should Vietnamese students have Western names in English classes?
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Air-conditioners built by Refrigeration Electrical Engineering Corporation (REE). — Photo reecorp.com Singapore-based firm Platinum Victory Pte Ltd has completed the purchase of 12.6 million shares from shareholders of the Refrigeration Engineering Corporation (HoSE: REE). In late August, Platinum Victory offered to buy 31.3 million REE shares from current shareholders for VND45,000 (US$1.95) per share. Transactions were made on the common stock market between September 30 and October 30. The value of the deal is estimated at VND567.2 billion. The deal means Platinum Victory has raised its stake in REE from 77.2 million shares (24.9 per cent) to 89.8 million shares (28.97 per cent). REE shares fell 0.7 per cent to close Friday at VND36,900. In the first nine months of 2018, the HoSE-listed firm posted an annual increase of 2.9 per cent in total net revenue, reaching VND3.56 trillion. REE’s post-tax profit in the nine-month period dropped 4.5 per cent year-on-year to … [Read more...] about Platinum Victory buys additional 12.6 million shares in REE
Vietnam is an attractive investment destination in the 4.0 era, but it has a weak point, limited automation capability. At the seventh international exhibition on machine tools, precision mechanics and metal processing in the North held in mid-October in Hanoi, automation stalls accounted for 70 percent of total stalls. William Lim from Infoma Markets said foreign investment in precision mechanics has grown rapidly and is moving from the south to the north. Vietnam is an attractive investment destination in the 4.0 era, but it has a weak point, limited automation capability. According to Ngee Khiang from Epson Singapore, there are two major business opportunities in Vietnam. First, Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, is becoming the new production base of the world with increasingly high demand for robots. Second, Vietnam has a young labor force which is capable of receiving Epson’s solutions. Kim Chi Vietnamese doctors introduce robotic surgery overseas Doctors … [Read more...] about 4.0 era: buy more robots or employ more workers?
8 REASONS TO CHOOSE THE MARQWyndham Soleil Danang officially launches Nimbus TowerTHE MARQ – A PEACEFUL OASIS IN THE HEART OF DISTRICT 1BIM Land has signed 2 offshore loan agreements worth USD 137.5 millionBamboo Airways welcomes first Airbus A320neo aircraft in “Fly Green” livery CapitaLand Limited (CapitaLand), one of Asia’s largest diversified real estate groups, has reached a significant milestone of 25 years of operations in Viet Nam. On 14 November, CapitaLand celebrated this journey of transformation with a gala dinner with about 400 distinguished guests in attendance. The event was graced by Roy Kho, Consul-General of Singapore in HCM City, as well as representatives from CapitaLand, business partners and key stakeholders of the company. CapitaLand’s journey in Viet Nam began in 1994, with the introduction of Somerset West Lake in Ha Noi. After 25 years of operation, CapitaLand’s portfolio comprises two integrated developments, close … [Read more...] about CapitaLand Vietnam celebrates its 25th year of operations and pledges S$25,000 to further its commitment to CapitaLand Hope Schools in Vietnam
Nguyen Khoi Nguyen holds a bottle on his head while riding a unicycle and juggling eight balls at Tam Viet Centre (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) - “I want to become the world’s number-one ball-juggling artist,” a Hanoian handsome and agile teenager told the Vietnam News Agency while practicing circus stunts. Nguyen Khoi Nguyen, now 17, was diagnosed with the West syndrome at six months old and an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) at three. However, Nguyen refused to surrender to fate. With his own non-stop efforts and unconditional and endless support of his parents, Nguyen has not only made admirable success but also become a source of inspiration and encouragement for Vietnamese teenagers, particularly the community living with autism. In 2017, Nguyen was recognised by the Vietnam Records Organisation (Vietkings) for holding a bottle on his head while riding a unicycle and juggling eight balls for longer than any other Vietnamese who has attempted … [Read more...] about Vietnamese autistic teenager wants to conquer the world