Jeff Bezos remains the world's richest person, ahead of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, according to the latest Forbes list of the ultra wealthy, while far behind President Donald Trump jumped 51 spots in the ranking. Amazon founder Jeff Bezos (L) and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates are the richest persons in the world, according to Forbes AFP/David Ryder, EMMANUEL DUNAND While things are largely stable up on top of the list, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg dropped three spots and former New York mayor Michael Bloomberg rose by two. According to the list announced Tuesday by Forbes, the riches of Bezos, 55, have swelled by US$19 billion in one year and he is now worth US$131 billion. Bezos, who holds 16 per cent of Amazon and whose wealth now makes him a target of the left wing of the US Democratic Party, has widened the money gap between himself and Gates, the philanthropist and co-founder of Microsoft. Gates, 63, has seen his wealth grow to US$96.5 billion, up from US$90 … [Read more...] about Bezos, Gates and Buffett still top the world”s ultra rich: Forbes
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Established in 1934, Hang Day Stadium on Trinh Hoai Duc Street in the capital city, Hanoi holds up to 22,500 fans. The stadium will host the fourth and final match of Group A between Vietnam and Cambodia at 7:30pm on November 24. Vietnamese are still in the hunt for a top two finish in the group to qualify for the knockout stage of the competition and are currently undefeated having won two matches and drawn the other. Meanwhile Cambodia have left themselves no chance of qualifying out of the group after two losses and one win; they’ll now be playing the match only for pride. The pitch itself is kept to a very high standard and workers will take care of the pitch on a weekly basis. Even Premier League players would have no complaints playing on this beautifully looked after pitch. The competition organizers will spend the next two days putting team and brand banners and logos all around the stadium to help create a wonderful match day atmosphere. Workers can be seen completing … [Read more...] about Hang Day Stadium fully prepared for crucial match between Vietnam and Cambodia
Nation A faint knock on the tourism door The Saigon Times Daily Monday, Apr 2, 2018,23:18 (GMT+7) A faint knock on the tourism doorThe Saigon Times Daily In HCMC, typical landmarks of great historical and cultural value, needless to say, are often seen as hotspots for visitors, such as the Central Post Office, the Reunification Palace, the Notre Dame Cathedral and Ben Thanh Market. Those sightseeing spots, however, are quite few, and can hardly quench the thirst of visitors wanting to get a deeper insight into the city’s history of development. Visitors and travel firms alike wish to have more. In a gesture of building hope for the tourism industry, HCMC chairman Nguyen Thanh Phong has recently hinted at the possibility of opening the City Hall to the public. In appraising the zoning and architecture plan of scale 1/500 for the City Hall conducted by the international consultant Gensler, chairman Phong suggested last week that … [Read more...] about A faint knock on the tourism door
VietNamNet Bridge - Doors and flaps just account for 1-2 percent of total value of an aircraft. If Vietnam manufactures these items and joins the production chain, its earnings will be small. Nguyen Duc Cuong, chair of the Vietnam Aerospace Association (VASA), said if Vietnamese enterprises can undertake all phases of the production process, from A to Z, this would be a great success. There are tens of criteria set for paint products, such as hardness, durability and heat resistance. If foreign manufacturers order Vietnamese enterprises to make products in accordance with the criteria they set, Vietnamese enterprises will be capable of doing this. There are tens of criteria set for paint products, such as hardness, durability and heat resistance. If foreign manufacturers order Vietnamese enterprises to make products in accordance with the criteria they set, Vietnamese enterprises will be capable of doing this. RELATED NEWS Aviation manufacturing industry finds … [Read more...] about Making aircraft doors for Boeing 777 aircraft: a profitable venture?
The fire broke out at the 1806 apartment of the CT3 building of Fodacon Bac Ha urban area. Source: vneconomy.vn At 4.50 PM on May 25, residents in the Fodacon Bac Ha building detected black smoke coming emitting from an apartment on the 18th floor of the 23-story CT3 building. In a few moments, hundreds of residents were forced to evacuate their apartments. They gathered and stood outside the building to watch the fire and firefighting progress. A person was hospitalised with a broken head. Source: vnexpress.net 15 fire engines were dispatched to the scene. Windows cracked under the heat of the fire and fell on a person who had to be taken to hospital. A sick old woman being carried to the first floor Dao Trong Tuong and his wife, who live on the 22nd floor, said: “We saw smoke flowing under the door and heard people shouting and running outside. We are too old to run to the first floor so we stayed in the room, used tape to seal the door and wet towels to … [Read more...] about Fire in Fodacon building caused panic and traffic chaos