Việt Nam has a dense network of rivers which should provide a more than adequate supply. “We do not have proper database for water resources, we are lacking of qualified water management staff at localities,” he said. Bảy from the Department of Water Resources Management suggested strict enforcement of water resources utility and protection regulations should be implemented. Director of the National Centre for Water Resources Planning and Investigation Triệu Đức Huy said in the future, the centre will complete the national water resources plan along with relevant policies. Lê Đức Trung from the Mekong River Commision office in Việt Nam said Việt Nam has been proactively co-operating with countries in upper Mekong River regions in sustainable water resources management, both bilaterally and multilaterally.
Up to now the Government and all stakeholders have succeeded in limiting, geographically speaking, the outbreak to the northern part of Việt Nam. What are FAO’s recommendations to enhance the ASF response capacities of Việt Nam and prevent its further spread? The FAO had called on Việt Nam to declare a national emergency. In addition, you have roughly another 1,700 commercial units or bigger farms in Việt Nam. FAO will do its best to support the Government and the people of Việt Nam – in particular assisting the affected rural households.
Việt Nam News spoke to Dr. Albert T.Lieberg, Representative of the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in Việt Nam about prevention and response plans. Up to now the Government and all stakeholders have succeeded in limiting, geographically speaking, the outbreak to the northern part of Việt Nam. What are FAO’s recommendations to enhance the ASF response capacities of Việt Nam and prevent its further spread? In addition, you have roughly another 1,700 commercial units or bigger farms in Việt Nam. FAO will do its best to support the Government and the people of Việt Nam – in particular assisting the affected rural households.
HÀ NỘI — Hà Nội People’s Committee has recently issued a plan to take advantage of opportunities arising from the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). The capital city would also focus on enhancing the competitiveness of major industries and small- and medium-sized enterprises through policies and programmes about support in capital, training, market information access and technology application, together with developing talents. The city would also prepare for possible job losses in case firms could not survive the harsh competition, providing job transition training and job consultancy services. Early this month, the Ministry of Industry and Trade issued a plan for implementing the CPTPP. The 11-member CPTPP came into force for Việt Nam on January 14.
March 20, 2019 12:45 UTC
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March 20, 2019 12:22 UTC
Simon Yu (centre), president of Arrow's Asia-Pacific components business, with Hong Kong, Taipei, Japan and South Korea team representatives at the robot boxing contest at the Arrow Technology Showcase 2019 in Shenzhen. "The Greater Bay Area, rising to be among the top global technology and innovation power hubs, is home to tens of thousands of international as well as local technology startups and enterprises. However, we need the necessary technology and engineering solutions to achieve this goal. About Arrow ElectronicsArrow Electronics (NYSE:ARW) guides innovation forward for over 200,000 leading technology manufacturers and service providers. With 2018 sales of $30 billion, Arrow develops technology solutions that improve business and daily life.
March 20, 2019 12:00 UTC
Under a national programme to develop new rural areas, about 40 per cent of communes established a waste collection team that transfers the rubbish to a waste treatment firm. “Most of the waste from rural areas is dumped or burnt,” Ngoạn said. Ngoạn said waste from rural areas would increase in quantity and variety, and that items that cannot decompose like plastic waste “would create bigger pressure on the environment”Việt Nam has developed a legal framework and improved policies to tackle rural waste. The Ministry of Construction is in charge of solid waste issues, but the solid waste that is generated by agricultural activities is overseen by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development. Hazardous solid waste, including any generated through agricultural activities or in trade villages, is overseen by the environment ministry.
March 19, 2019 05:26 UTC
HCM CITY — A new dance Bleu Neon co-created by Vietnamese and French contemporary dance artists will be staged at the Factory Contemporary Arts Centre in District 2 on March 22. Her choreographic works have been presented at dance festivals in France, Canada, South Korea, Malaysia and Việt Nam. In 2009, she began her professional dance career with Urban Dance Group as a solo dancer and instructor in ballet and contemporary dance. She became a teacher of ballet, jazz and contemporary dance at Dancenter in 2013. The dance performance Bleu Neon will take place from 7pm-8pm at 15 Nguyễn Ư Dĩ Street in District 2.
March 18, 2019 08:37 UTC
HCM CITY – Small and medium-sized enterprises in Vietnamese can export their products all over the world through the online market at http://alibaba.fado.vn. According to the Việt Nam E-Commerce Index, 32 per cent of domestic SMEs already established relations with foreign partners online. Through it, Vietnamese enterprises can reach 260 million buyers all over the world. Following the agreement, local player Fado.vn will represent Alibaba in Việt Nam. SMEs make up around 98 per cent of the 518,000 enterprises in Việt Nam.
March 14, 2019 21:56 UTC
Proposed final dividend of HK23 cents per share in aggregate with the interim dividend paid of HK7 cents, total dividends for the full year of 2018 amounted to HK30 cents per share (FY2017: HK23 cents per share). in aggregate with the interim dividend paid of HK7 cents, total dividends for the full year of 2018 amounted to HK30 cents per share (FY2017: HK23 cents per share). HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - CIFI Holdings (Group) Co. Ltd. ("CIFI" or the "Group", HKEx stock code: 884), a leading real estate developer engaged in the property development and investment business in the first-, second- and robust third-tier cities in China, is pleased to announce its annual results for the year ended 31 December 2018. About CIFI Group:Headquartered in Shanghai, CIFI is one of China's top real estate developers. CIFI principally focuses on developing high-quality properties in first-, second- and robust third-tier cities in China.
March 14, 2019 12:22 UTC
The trial is now expected to begin on April 1. After the trial was postponed, Hương met with Vietnamese Ambassador to Malaysia Lê Quý Quỳnh. She thanked the Party, State and the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia for their help and support. Ambassador Quỳnh said lawyers and the Vietnamese Embassy would try their best to support Hương and that the Vietnamese Government and Embassy hope the Malaysian court will give Hương a fair trial and quickly release her from custody. Earlier, Hương’s lawyer asked the Ministry of Justice and the Attorney General of Malaysia to release her after the Indonesian suspect had been freed.
March 14, 2019 06:33 UTC
Thanks to his business skills, experience in chocolate processing, and his skills in metal work, he designed components for his machines and equipment and spent two years building his chocolate factory. In April 2017, when Kimmy’s chocolate factory opened, local cocoa farmers were the first to taste his chocolate products made in Việt Nam. “Fermentation, which plays a key role in processing, helps to make the best chocolate products,” he said. They are then ground to make chocolate products. “Many foreign tourists have visited my factory and said that my Vietnamese chocolate was not inferior to other kinds of chocolate in the world,” Durassamy said.
March 14, 2019 06:00 UTC
KUALA LUM PUR — A Malaysian court on Thursday announced it would temporarily postpone the trial of Vietnamese citizen Đoàn Thị Hương, a suspect in the murder of a North Korean national in 2017, due to her health condition, Vietnam News Agency reports. After the trial was postponed, Hương met with Vietnamese Ambassador to Malaysia Lê Quý Quỳnh. She thanked the Party, State and the Vietnamese Embassy in Malaysia for their help and support. Ambassador Quỳnh said lawyers and the Vietnamese Embassy would try their best to support Hương and that the Vietnamese Government and Embassy hope the Malaysian court will give Hương a fair trial and quickly release her from custody. At a trial in August 2018, the Malaysian court declared they had collected sufficient evidence to indicate the two women and four North Korean suspects who fled the country had taken part in a scheme to murder the man.
March 14, 2019 04:52 UTC
HCM CITY — With their high demand for agricultural products, South Korea and Japan offer opportunities for Việt Nam to boost export of farm produce, especially fruits and vegetables, Đỗ Quốc Hưng, deputy director general of the Asia-Africa Market Department, has said. “Currently, the South Korean market has allowed the import of coconut, banana, mango and dragon fruits from Việt Nam. But like the Korean market, export of Vietnamese farm produce to Japan is still low. Free trade agreements that Việt Nam has signed with the two countries offer advantages for domestic firms to boost exports. Vietnamese fruits and vegetables were exported to more than 60 countries and territories, with China, the US, South Korea, Japan, the Netherlands, Malaysia, Thailand, and Australia among the biggest importers.
March 14, 2019 01:52 UTC
World number one Naomi Osaka crashed out of Indian Wells on Tuesday, routed by Belinda Bencic on a day that saw second-ranked Simona Halep sent packing, too. Bencic, ranked 23rd in the world, defeated Osaka 6-3, 6-1 to reach the quarter-finals of the prestigious WTA premier mandatory event, where Osaka won her first tour title last year according to vietnamnews.vn. Osaka’s defeat capped a black day for top seeds in the combined WTA-ATP Masters event, with men’s world number one Novak Djokovic stunned by 39th-ranked Philipp Kohlschreiber. Fourth-seeded Federer, seeking a record sixth Indian Wells title, next faces Britain’s Kyle Edmund, a 6-3, 6-3 winner over Macedonian qualifier Radu Albot. The women’s field lost its top two seeds as Romania’s Halep, the 2015 Indian Wells winner, fell to Czech teenager Marketa Vondrousova 6-2, 3-6, 6-2.
March 13, 2019 12:56 UTC