Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) Can Tho (VNA) – FPT Group in coordination with the Hope Fund on October 20 presented 467 tablets and 50 computers to students with difficult circumstances in the Mekong delta city of Can Tho to support them in online learning activities. The equipment has been handed over to 17 junior and senior high schools in Co Do, Vinh Thanh and Phong Dien districts. Vice Chairman of the municipal People's Committee Duong Tan Hien highly appreciated the support of FPT Group and the Hope Fund for their donations in the context of the difficult situation, saying that the support has contributed to basically easing obstacles facing the city’s education sector in organising online teaching. He expressed his hope that the city will continue to receive more support from organisations and businesses in the coming time. At the hand-over ceremony in Can Tho (Photo: VNA) Director of FPT Telecom in Can Tho Tran Minh Huan said with the desire to join hands … [Read more...] about FPT donates online learning equipment to Can Tho’s students
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This set of criteria replaces the one which was issued in April 2020. Accordingly, the set of criteria includes 10 component criteria. An educational institution which meets at least six criteria will be allowed to resume operations. Those meeting 6-7 criteria are required to fulfill at least eight criteria within 48 hours to maintain operations. Staffs of educational institutions are requested to have green QR codes which show their vaccination history. If they do not have green QR codes, they must present one of the following documents: the certificate showing they have been cured from COVID-19 for less than 6 months or has been vaccinated for at least 14 days. The distance between students and teachers is at least one meter in classrooms, examination rooms or working rooms and at least two meters outside classrooms, examination rooms or working rooms. In addition, teachers and students are asked to wash hands frequently and wear face masks. Source: VNA … [Read more...] about HCM City issues set of COVID-19 prevention and control safety criteria at schools
The HCM City University of Technology and Education will offer an in-person learning option for students from the beginning of next month, with only 20 students present in a class. Photo UTE HCM CITY — Students at many universities in HCM City have returned to campus as the city has eased COVID-19 restrictions. The University of Information Technology in HCM City on Thursday saw final-year students back in the classrooom completing their scheduled study plans. Fully vaccinated students and students who have recovered from COVID-19 as confirmed by local authorities are allowed to return to campus. Face masks, social distancing, hand hygiene and health declarations are mandatory on campus. The HCM City University of Food Industry announced that final-year students would return to the classroom next week. Fully vaccinated students and those who have recovered from COVID-19 infection as confirmed by the local authorities will be allowed to attend face-to-face … [Read more...] about Students return to universities in HCM City
Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Houlin Zhao praised the proposals and initiatives of Vietnam and hoped that it would share its experiences with other ITU member countries. The ITU is a specialized organization of the United Nations established on July 15, 1947. The ITU has 193 member countries, and more than 700 associate members that are businesses, research institutions operating in the fields of telecommunications and information technology, and regional and international organizations. The ITU is an organization with the mission of maintaining and strengthening international cooperation in the fields of wireline, radio, fiber optic cable, and satellite in all member countries to enable the use of telecommunications in the most effective way. Vietnam’s role in ITU Since 1975, the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam has been the sole legal representative of Vietnam to participate in the ITU. In recent years, … [Read more...] about What is Vietnam’s role in the International Telecommunication Union?
Hanoi is expected to continue supervising people returning from very high-risk and high-risk areas. Hanoi will remove 22 checkpoints at the entrances to the capital city after more than three months in operation. This is one of the contents of the Official Dispatch 22 signed and promulgated by the Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee, Chu Ngoc Anh, on October 20. Hanoi requires local authorities at all levels to guarantee the smooth circulation of people and commodities. The completion of concentrated isolation must be guaranteed for the sake of restoring and developing production. Functional force on duty at Phap Van checkpoint on social distancing days in Hanoi. Photo: Ngoc Tu Along with removing the checkpoints, the Hanoi mayor assigned the city police to lead the cross-functional coordination over the medical supervision and control at airports, railway stations, bus stations, with the focus on people and vehicles returning from pandemic areas. … [Read more...] about Hanoi stops checking people at the city’s entrances