(VEN) - The State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM was selected as the technology provider for Vietnam's Ninh Thuan 1 Nuclear Power Plant. Director of Investment Programs at Rosatom S. A. Boyarkin said generation III+ nuclear reactor was the leading safety technology in an interview with reporter Lan Phuong. The Ninh Thuan 1 Nuclear Power Plant will be applied Pressurized Water Reactor (VVER). In the case of incidents, radioactive substances and radioactive waste will be kept and completely isolated within the secure area. Barriers to prevent radioactive substances will also be arranged around the plant, contributing to ensuring the safety. The nuclear power plant will be built with a series of active and passive safety programs and systems. The passive safety system can operate without the support of external voltage. This system works on the principles of gravity and heat exchange. Operators can not intervene to turn on or off the system. When the temperature of the reactor … [Read more...] about Applying the latest reactor generation
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Many renowned international brands are displaying their latest technologies and machines at an engineering, tools and metalworking exhibition running in Ho Chi Minh City July 6-9. The 7th Vietnam International Precision Engineering, Machine Tools and Metalworking Exhibition and Conference, shortly called MTA Vietnam 2010, features 342 exhibitors from 23 countries and territories, with 83% being from overseas. Renowned international brands at the event include Amada, Blum, Bystronic, Guehring, Hurco, Makino, Mazak, Mitutoyo, Nikon, Optical Gaging, Renishaw, Seco Tools, TRUMPF, Yamazen, and YG-1. Exhibitors are showing their latest technologies and machines in metal cutting, metal forming, cutting tools, test and measurement, and industrial tools and components. For example, TRUMPF from Germany and Bystronic from Switzerland showcase state-of-the-art laser cutting technology. As a returning exhibitor, Amada occupies the largest booth at the show, three times of its size in 2009. The … [Read more...] about Latest technologies showed at HCM City int’l exhibition
KAZAN, Russia: FIFA president Gianni Infantino on Monday (Jun 19) strongly defended the use of video assistant referees (VAR) during the first round of group-stage matches at the Confederations Cup in Russia. Players wait for a decision on a goal by video assistant referees. (AFP/FRANCK FIFE) The latest of the five decisions to go to review was when the video assistant awarded Australia a goal in their 3-2 defeat to Germany on Monday, despite replays appearing to show a handball from eventual scorer Tomi Juric in the build-up. There was also confusion on Sunday as Eduardo Vargas saw his apparent goal for Chile ruled out for a marginal offside over a minute after he had started his celebrations. "I am extremely happy with VAR so far," Infantino said in a statement on the FIFA website. "We have seen how … [Read more...] about Video technology is the future of football: Infantino
New employees tend to be greeted with stacks of benefits paperwork, technology hassles and dull presentations about company culture. But some companies - hoping to create a first impression that really counts -are turning to orientations that seem more collegiate than corporate, complete with co-worker networking sessions, time for new employees to tout their skills and even office wide scavenger hunts. It is the latest attempt by firms to make onboarding - the process of absorbing new hires and getting them up to speed - more effective. A bad or underwhelming start in a new role may lead to higher rates of quitting because many workers decide whether to leave or stick with a company in the early months, studies show. The first few weeks on the job are the first time the employee has the ability to look at a job from the inside. Most orientations emphasize corporate values, culture and strengths. But a growing body of research suggests that encouraging newcomers to demonstrate … [Read more...] about Why is the first day on the job often the worst?
VietNamNet Bridge - The majority of Vietnamese PhDs do not follow scientific research or work as school lecturers. The latest report of the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) showed that 633 PhDs now work as the lecturers at junior colleges (3-year training), while 8,519 as the lecturers at universities nationwide. Prior to that, Vietnam announced it has had 24,300 PhDs. What are the other 15,000 PhDs then? The high ranking officials at state agencies Vietnamese PhDs with the ranks of deputy minister and higher, one would see that the number is five times higher than in Japan, according to Dr. Nguyen Khac Hung, a former specialist of the National Academy of Public Administration, once said when mentioning the story about the eight provinces' heads who gave wrong reports about the toll from the 2012 natural calamities. Sometime ago, Hanoi made public its personnel development strategy, under which the capital city's 100 percent of officials of … [Read more...] about What are the 24,000 Vietnamese PhDs doing?