HEINEKEN was recognised as the most sustainable company in Vietnam for the second consecutive year. Leo Evers, managing director of HEINEKEN Vietnam, talked to VIR’s Hoang Anh about how every journey starts with the first step and how HEINEKEN Vietnam does its part for the environment while also urging others to do the same. This year, HEINEKEN Vietnam launched its fifth sustainability report. What are the key achievements? Does the report show significant progress over the last five years? Leo Evers We are very pleased that our continued efforts over the years have created significant value and progress. This is the fifth year we have released a report, but these practices have been in place since the beginning of our operations. Notably, in 2018 we contributed 0.91 per cent of Vietnam’s total GDP, an increase of 50 per cent compared to five years ago, and supported 166,000 jobs, an increase of more than 40 per cent compared to five years ago. Last year, we … [Read more...] about HEINEKEN walks the walk to show sustainable path
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Similarities between the Lion Air and Ethiopian Airlines crashes, confirmed by black box data, have focused attention on an anti-stalling system used in the new Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane has put the spotlight on an anti-stalling system used on the 737 Max 8 aircraft. (AFP/Michael TEWELDE) The Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System (MCAS) is an automated safety feature on the 737 Max 8 designed to prevent the plane from entering into a stall, or losing lift. Both the Lion Air jet, which crashed in October, killing 189 people, and the Ethiopian Airlines aircraft, which went down a week ago on Sunday, leaving 157 people dead, were fitted with the system. Both planes experienced similarly erratic steep climbs and descents and fluctuating airspeeds before crashing shortly after takeoff. A malfunction of the system was implicated in the Lion Air accident in Indonesia. The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said findings from … [Read more...] about Ethiopian Airlines crash: What is the MCAS system on the Boeing 737 Max 8?
A flu patient is treated at Bạch Mai Hospital. - VNA/VNS Photo Dương Ngọc Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The number of flu patients hospitalised has increased sharply for the last month, said Đào Xuân Cơ, head of Bạch Mai Hospital’s Department of Intensive Care on Tuesday in Hà Nội. Up to seven patients are in critical condition. Two patients with influenza A/H1N1 are being mechanically ventilated and have a bad prognosis. Two others suspected of having A/H1N1 are waiting for test results. Two weeks ago at the department, a 31-year-old woman in her 24th week of pregnancy with twins died of influenza A/H1N1. The unborn children also passed away. At present, there are two male patients infected with influenza A/H1N1 and some others are suspected. They are all in severe conditions and isolated. A 60-year-old patient from Hà Nội’s Sơn Tây District who has a history of … [Read more...] about Doctor warns against deadly seasonal flu
Traveler's Guide Admiring the beautiful sunflower season in Nghe An The Saigon Times Daily Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017,22:58 (GMT+7) Admiring the beautiful sunflower season in Nghe AnThe Saigon Times Daily The farm has become an ideal destination for tourists In recent years, thousands of tourists have come to a sunflower farm in Nghia Dan District in the central province of Nghe An to admire the beautiful flowers and the breathtaking natural landscape. The blue sky, mingled with the yellow color of the sunflower, creates a vivid picture and makes the farm appealing to tourists nationwide. Young people take a selfie at the farm - PHOTOS: DUNG LE Share with your friends: … [Read more...] about Admiring the beautiful sunflower season in Nghe An
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on June 11 that the attendance will be made at the invitation of Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen. Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc ACMECS is a cooperation framework amongst Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam to utilize the member countries’ diverse strengths and to promote balanced development in the sub-region. It was established in April 2003 under the initiative of then Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra. Vietnam officially joined the summit in 2004 during the first ACMECS ministers’ meeting, which was held in Thailand in November that year. The CLMV is an open cooperation mechanism aiming to promote potential and advantages of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam, and call for support from other ASEAN countries as well as partners for the four countries. The CLMV Summit was first held in 2004. Source: VNA … [Read more...] about PM to attend ACMECS 8, CLMV 9 in Thailand