Flag raising ceremony at Hai Thach - Moc Tinh oilfield (Photo: PetroVietnam) Hanoi (VNA) – Oil and gas projects in the central region of Vietnam, including onshore and offshore ones, are being implemented by the consortium of contractors - ExxonMobil Corporation, Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and PetroVietnam Exploration Production Corporation (PVEP) as scheduled. In a statement, PetroVietnam said it has no comments on unofficial information about these projects. The group will work with media agencies to disseminate information about oil and gas activities as well as the creativity and contributions of workers in the sector, PetroVietnam added./. VNA … [Read more...] about Oil and gas projects in central region implemented as scheduled
Speech and language disorders in multiple sclerosis
Police detained ten people for allegedly causing public disorder and damaging property in southern Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province. — VNA/VNS Photo Ngọc Sơn BÀ RỊA VŨNG TÀU — Police in southern Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu Province’s Phú Mỹ Town have detained ten people for allegedly causing public disorder and damaging property following an illegal sale of land in the commune. On June 13, the People’s Committee of Tóc Tiên Commune decided to demolish illegal construction work on an area covering nearly eight hectares located near the committee’s office. The construction was illegally started by a company who claimed they were investors in certain housing projects to sell housing plots and collect deposits from customers. The committee issued a warning to people about the possible land scam by the company. More than 100 people wearing uniforms from Alibaba Real … [Read more...] about Ten detained for causing public disorder in Bà Rịa-Vũng Tàu
Delegates pose for a photo at the opening ceremony of the 9th Asia-Oceania Congress of Esperanto (La9-a Oceania Kongreso de Esperanto), or AK-9 in Đà Nẵng on Friday. — VNS Photo Công Thành ĐÀ NẴNG — The Universal Esperanto Association supported Việt Nam and built close ties since the country’s Esperanto Association was founded in 1957. President of the Việt Nam Union of Friendship organisations Nguyễn Phương Nga made the statement at the opening ceremony of the 9th Asia-Oceania Congress of Esperanto (La9-a Oceania Kongreso de Esperanto), or AK-9 in Đà Nẵng on Friday. The congress, which has drawn nearly 300 delegates from 24 countries, reviewed the development of Esperanto and diversity of culture in Asia and Oceania. Nga said the Universal Esperanto Association had a great contribution to peace and friendship among nations during its 100-year history. “Many … [Read more...] about Esperanto boosts peace and co-operation in Asia
VietNamNet Bridge - General Secretary of the Vietnam Linguistics Association Pham Van Tinh says language disorders are a product of modern society. Children may suffer if they are forced to learn foreign languages too early and follow the wrong methods. General Secretary of the Vietnam Linguistics Association Pham Van Tinh Experts believe that an early age is the best time for kids to start learning a foreign language. However, opinions vary about what ‘early age’ means. In Vietnam, some urban parents believe that their children should be studying English at the age of two or three, while others fear learning a foreign language at an early age increase the risk of language disorders among children. The critical age for children to use English is 5-6, when they obtain basic vocabulary. At this age, children can learn a second language quickly. The critical age for children to use English is 5-6, when they obtain basic vocabulary. At this age, children can learn a … [Read more...] about Language disorders: product of modern society?
Viet Nam News by Khánh Linh The clip is only three minutes long, but it has Vietnamese parents up in arms: it depicts young Vietnamese children who started studying English at a very early age, even before they fluently spoke their mother tongue, struggling to express themselves in either language. The clip immediately sparked a debate on the unforeseen impacts of early foreign language education among parents. The largest concern is that foreign language study for children under three can raise the risk of language disorders. Some children end up struggling with Vietnamese or need to work with a language therapist. Parents’ comments revealed their worries. They had considered it essential to teach their kids to sing English songs and learn simple words on Youtube or via learning software—but now they are trying to decide if there’s a downside. Some said they would keep their children from studying English until they were in the first grade. … [Read more...] about Fears of language disorders dampen parents’ enthusiasm for English