Sa Pa in Top most beautiful terraces in the world The terraced fieds of Sa Pa in Viet Nam's northern Lao Cai province have entered in the Top 11 most beautiful terraces in the world, according to the Touropia. The international tourism electronic communication network (Touropia) has also ranked Douro (Portuguese), Bali (Indonesia), Choquequyrao, Pisác, Salinas de Maras, Ma chu Pich chu, Ollantaytambo (Peru), Longji, Hani (China), Banaue (the Philippines). In 2009, the famous travel magazine Travel and Leisure (US) also voted Sapa terraces in Top 7 most beautiful and spectacular terraces in Asia and the world. Early November 2013, on the 110th founding anniversary of Sapa (1903-2013), the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism decided to rank Sapa terraced fields as the National Landscape site. Biggest rest stop in central Vietnam opens ASTOP, the biggest rest stop in central Vietnam, opened last Saturday in Phu Yen Province’s Song Cau Town and is part of the … [Read more...] about Sa Pa in Top most beautiful terraces in the world
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VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam has become the name that many countries in the world will consider when they look for reliable partners to implement software development projects. The 16th grade has been given to HCM City, while the 23rd to Hanoi. Meanwhile, in the report of Gartner, also a consultancy firm, Vietnam is always among the top 30 leading countries in the world and top 10 leading countries in Asia Pacific in outsourcing and services. In September 2013, the US Software Magazine added Vietnamese FPT Software into the list of the world’s 500 biggest software service providers. With the turnover of $81.5 million and the 30.4 percent growth rate in 2012, FPT Software is the first Vietnamese firm found in the list. Prior to that, in 2012, FPT Software won the international award “top 100 global service providers” given by Global Services, an Indian media firm and NeoGroup, an US consultancy firm. Meanwhile, another Vietnamese firm, TMA Solutions, has … [Read more...] about Vietnam gets in-grade promotion in the world’s software map
VietNamNet Bridge – Experts have warned about the alarming nutritional health of preschool children in HCM City. Parents keep complaining about the lack of nursery schools. Meanwhile, the budget for preschool system development has been increasing steadily. The HCM City Nutrition Center has expressed its worry about the increasing number of obese children in HCM City. Dr. Do Thi Ngoc Diep, Director of the center, said at a conference discussing the implementation of the school meal project in late February 2014 that the situation of the children’s nutritional health is “alarming”. According to Diep, 48 percent of preschool children in HCM City are “too fat,” 10.5 percent obese and 4.3 percent malnourished. Some analysts have commented that the obesity in HCM City is even more serious than in the US. The nutrition center is considering designing the standard sets of menus for preschool children in an effort to help improve the children’s … [Read more...] about Vietnamese preschool children receive best care in the world?
Hanoi is among the most polluted cities in Asia and the most polluted in Southeast Asia, the VnExpress newswire cited a French expert as saying at a Wednesday conference in Hanoi. Jacques Moussafir of ARIA Technologies, a French company specializing in computation of pollutant dispersion, meteorological analysis, wind, emission, and air quality modeling, said the content of dust in the air in Hanoi exceeded the allowed level many times. He was speaking at a conference on air quality and urban traffic organized by the French Embassy and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. Traffic is the main contributor to air pollution in the city, with the content of PM10 (particles less than 10 micrometers in diameter) being four times higher than the alarm level set by the World Health Organization, Moussafir said. PM10 are a major health concern because they can be inhaled into and accumulate in the respiratory system through normal facial masks. According to statistics from ARIA … [Read more...] about Hanoi most polluted city in Southeast Asia: expert
VietNamNet Bridge - In August 2013, Russian President Putin signed a decree approving the 5TOP100 project which aims to put at least five Russian schools into the list of 100 best universities in the world. Six years before that, in July 2007, Vietnamese President Nguyen Tan Dung approved a plan on the development of universities and junior colleges in Vietnam in 2006-2020, which calls for at least one school to enter the list of 200 best schools in the world by 2020. In early September 2015, the Government Office released the Prime Minister’s conclusion that from now to 2020, the Hanoi National University and HCM City National University will be developed into universities of excellence -- the leading schools of Vietnam which will step by step develop into schools with regional and international stature. When asked whether it is difficult to become one of the world’s 100 best schools, Le Truong Tung, president of FPT University, said Vietnamese schools have to … [Read more...] about Can Vietnam have a university in the world’s top 100?