Illustrative photo (Source: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The private conglomerate Vingroup will work with the CAE Oxford Aviation Academy to establish its VinAviation School and Vinpearl Air Training Centre in Vietnam, with enrollment expected to open this August. Under a deal signed between Vingroup and the academy, the VinAviation School is designed to train pilots and technicians meeting standards set by the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) as well as by the US Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA). Meanwhile, the Vinpearl Air Training Centre will offer training for regular level upgrade of pilots, machinists, flight operators, and flight attendants, among others. The collaboration with the CAE Oxford Aviation Academy aims to realise Vingroup’s just-inked cooperation pact with CAE Inc., a Canadian manufacturer of simulation technologies, modelling technologies and training … [Read more...] about Vingroup to open aviation training facilities
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The Vietnam National University in Ho Chi Minh City has large-scale postgraduate courses with 105 Masters and 79 PhD courses. Statistically, some 1,108 students registered for PhD courses and 7,152 for Masters till January 1, 2017. However, there has been a huge drop of graduates enrolled for postgraduate courses from 2012 to date. For instance, in 2012, some 10,000 graduates registered for the courses whereas just 2,912 in 2017. Worse, comparison of registered students in each school has shown clearly the alarming fall. The number of registered graduates for PhD courses and Masters in University of Technology in Ho Chi Minh City slid from 57 and 3,464 in 2012 to 50 and 592 respectively now. Even admission quota of each institutions has also seen a decline especially Mater courses in Vietnam National University’s school members. In 2012, the quota was 3,550 for Master courses but it was 3,320 in 2017. Universities of Economics, Technology and Education, Transport, Law, Industry … [Read more...] about Why postgraduate enrolment falls ?
Brooks Koepka of the United States celebrates winning on the 18th green during the final round of the US PGA Championship at Bethpage Black Golf Course on Wednesday. — Photo wordpress.com Golf OTTAWA — Brooks Koepka shrugged off complaints about the setup for next week's US Open on Wednesday as he returns to golf for his first tournament since clinching victory at the PGA Championship. World No 1 Koepka will be chasing a rare hat-trick of US Open titles at Pebble Beach next week, aiming to become only the second man in history to win the tournament three times in row. The build-up to the June 13-16 tournament has been dogged by criticism of the United States Golf Association's running of the event, with several players complaining of difficult setups or courses that were substandard. A recent story in Golf Digest magazine included remarks from several anonymous players criticising the USGA's running of the US Open, claiming that several professionals had even … [Read more...] about Koepka dismisses US Open player complaints
The newly-launched Thonburi Bamrungmuang Hospital of Thonburi Healthcare Group Public Company Limited (THG) will serve the ageing population and attract medical tourists from across Asia. Thonburi Healthcare Group's newest medical centre in Bangkok On January 29, THG announced the opening of its latest medical centre, Thonburi Bamrungmuang Hospital on Bamrungmuang Road. This specialised healthcare centre, a four-billion baht investment ($126.7 million), comes with six-star standard personalised care and equipped with a comprehensive array of medical technology. The centre is staffed by a team of experienced specialists catering to the growing ageing population and medical tourism from Asia. THG has over 40 years of experience in hospital and healthcare centre management. The group operates hospitals in Bangkok and other provinces, delivers hospital management services, provides holistic healthcare, as well as runs medical equipment companies and other supporting businesses. … [Read more...] about Thonburi Healthcare Group opens its latest medical centre
Nation U.S. mission leads delegation on smart cities, healthcare to Can Tho The Saigon Times Daily Monday, Aug 13, 2018,19:30 (GMT+7) U.S. mission leads delegation on smart cities, healthcare to Can ThoThe Saigon Times Daily Representatives pose for a photo after the meeting in Can Tho City on August 10 HCMC – Some 14 U.S. firms operating in the fields of smart city and healthcare met with authorities of Can Tho City on August 10 to present and discuss innovative smart-city and healthcare solutions, aiming to address the city’s growing urban and healthcare challenges. Attending the dialogue between the 14 firms and Can Tho Vice Chairman Dao Anh Dung as well as the city’s agencies and departments, U.S. Consul General in HCMC Mary Tarnowka said that Vietnam is facing rapid urbanization, which poses challenges for city officials and planners in providing basic infrastructure for transportation, energy and … [Read more...] about U.S. mission leads delegation on smart cities, healthcare to Can Tho