During their studies at the Signal Officers Training School, 17 foreign trainees were provided with basic knowledge of Marxism-Leninism and Ho Chi Minh’s thought, Vietnam’s revolutionary path, necessary social sciences and humanities associated with military activities, skills on how to build worldviews and scientific methodology, political virtues, morality, and working style. They studied information technology as well. The trainees are expected to apply what they have learnt in Vietnam to completing their future tasks, contributing to their militaries’ development. At the ceremony, apart from the graduation certificates, the school also presented certificates of merit to two top trainees, namely Warrant Officer Chea Bunsarith from the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces and First Lieutenant Sengpachanh Binlree from the Lao People’s Armed Forces. These successful training courses have further consolidated the solidarity and friendship between the militaries of Vietnam, Laos, and … [Read more...] about Lao and Cambodian trainees receive graduation certificates
Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The vietnam-briefing.com published by Dezan Shira & Associates - a consultancy firm on foreign investment in Asia - on May 6 run an article, emphasising that since the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) took effect in August 2020, Belgium has played a significant role in promoting trade and foreign investments into Vietnam. According to the article, major sectors that Belgian investors have particularly shown interest in is industrial zones, food and beverage, processing and manufacturing, pharmaceutical, and renewable energy. It noted that with increasing trade and investment between Belgium and Vietnam, Belgian investors have opportunities to invest in Vietnamese industries, favoring the economic and political landscape between the two countries. Over the past decade, trade and investment relations between Vietnam and Belgium have improved considerably. This has been attributed to Vietnam’s growing economy and the … [Read more...] about Increase in Vietnam – Belgium trade brings more opportunities for investors: Experts
At the two central press agencies, Man lauded the role of the press in reporting people’s opinions to the Party and State, and popularising policies and laws of the Party and State to people. Over the years, VOV and VTV have strongly reformed themselves for higher operational efficiency, he noted, highlighting contributions of the agencies to the success of major events of the countries, including the 13th National Party Congress, the general elections, as well as in disseminating information about COVID-19 prevention and control activities. Particularly, VOV, VTV and other media agencies have actively spread the voice of the people to the legislature, said Man. He expressed his hope that in the future, VOV and VTV will continue reforming themselves to further improve the effectiveness of their operations, enhancing the capacity of reporters, editors and technicians, completing their tasks as the leading central media agencies in the Vietnamese revolutionary press system. … [Read more...] about NA Vice Chairman congratulates VOV, VTV on Revolutionary Press Day
Edge computing is an important key to enterprises’ IT infrastructure strategies and the digital economy. A recent survey by TRA found that 51 percent of IT experts in Asia Pacific have begun applying hybrid IT solutions, combining edge computing, public cloud computing and on-premises infrastructure. Edge computing was chosen by more than 1,100 CTOs as the priority task for the next 12 months. The deployment of edge computing has been going strongly in neighboring markets, according to the report. 79 percent of surveyed institutions in Indonesia have applied edge computing, or have understanding about edge computing. Many of them have been applying edge solutions for advanced projects as well. Meanwhile, Thai businesses plan to step up the use of edge computing in the next 24 months for customers’ experience-oriented projects. TRA’s report confirmed the superiority of the positive effects of these solutions. As much as 72 percent surveyed subjects recognized the benfits of … [Read more...] about How can businesses use edge computing effectively?
133 local COVID-19 cases reported on June 17 evening Vietnam reported 136 new COVID-19 cases, including 133 domestic ones, in the past six hours to 6pm on June 17, according to the Ministry of Health. Bac Giang province and Ho Chi Minh City each logged 62 cases, while Bac Ninh had six, Ha Tinh two and Lang Son one. Of them, 131 infections were found in quarantine facilities and sealed off areas. As of June 17 evening, Vietnam documented a total 12,150 COVID-19 cases, including 10,483 locally transmitted ones. The number of cases since April 27, when the latest resurgence began, amounted to 8,913. On the day, 63 patients were given the all-clear, bringing the number of recoveries to 4,653. The death toll stood at 61. Among active patients undergoing treatment at medical establishments, 407 have tested negative for coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 once, 114 twice and 65 thrice. Twenty-four provinces have gone through 14 consecutive days without new cases. As of 5pm on June 17, the … [Read more...] about VIETNAM NEWS HEADLINES JUNE 17