Deputy Prime Minister Vũ Đức Đam (first row, middle) and delegates pose for a photo at the opening of the 44th Executive Board Meeting of the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) in Hà Nội yesterday. The meeting is themed 'For professional and innovative journalism'. — VNA/VNS Photo Minh Quyết HÀ NỘI — The rapid proliferation of so-called fake news had led to a decline in public trust in news media, so countries around the world needed to take drastic action to change the status quo. This was agreed by participants at the 44th Executive Board Meeting of the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA) that officially opened in Hà Nội on Friday. This year’s event saw the attendance of 40 international delegates, including influential news agencies such as Azertac (Azerbaijan), TASS (Russia), Xinhua (China), Kyodo News (Japan), … [Read more...] about In’t partners join VN to combat fake news, build public trust
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VNA Vice Director General Le Quoc Minh speaks at the meeting (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The 44th Executive Board Meeting of the Organisation of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA), hosted by the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) in Hanoi from April 18-20, has highlighted the important role played by professional journalism in the context of the emergence of social media and challenges posed by it. With the theme “For a professional and innovative journalism”, the event has focused discussion on how to effectively deal with fake news and how to regain public trust with this context in mind. Due to the fast development of social media, the role of journalists is changing. They are no longer the sole source of breaking news and their responsibility has extended to the verification of information being shared amongst the public. They are depended on to validate and analyse information, as well as help the public find what they need to know. According to VNA … [Read more...] about OANA 44: How to deal with fake news in modern journalism?
Nguyễn Công Phượng from Hoàng Anh Gia Lai is playing for Incheon United. — Photo sohanews.com HÀ NỘI — More Vietnamese footballers could be playing their trade abroad next season, thanks to South Korea’s top-flight league. The K League board of directors announced on Thursday that from 2020, each team’s overseas quota would be increased from four players to five, according to Yonhap news agency. Crucially, the extra spot will be reserved for players from ASEAN Football Federation (AFF) countries, namely Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Việt Nam. At present, teams are allowed to include one player from another Asian country and three from the rest of the world, alongside domestic footballers. The K League said the change aimed to expose the league to new markets, which is exactly what Incheon United’s loan signing of … [Read more...] about Korea calling for Vietnamese football stars
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Self, a US magazine for women, has announced its annual list of top 12 beautiful biking destinations in the world, which you’ll want to add to your bucket list. Vietnam and Cambodia have been ranked 10th among the 12 beautiful biking destinations in the world that should be on one's bucklist, released by Self, a US magazine for women. According to Aydan Puth, a social media manager and avid traveler, adventurer, she spent 12 days traveling with the tour company Backroads on a bike trip through Vietnam and Cambodia. “Vietnam and Cambodia are breathtakingly beautiful. This was my first long bike trip, and I was in awe at the new advantage biking allowed me as a traveler,” said Aydan Puth. “In countries that might not be as developed, a bike allows you to ride into villages, meet and talk with locals, and see the true beauty of the country up close and personal,” she added. Génolhac to Vallon Pont d’Arc (France) tops the list, followed by … [Read more...] about Vietnam named among world’s beautiful biking destinations