The Short Film Corner of the 66th Cannes Film Festival will save a spot for the Vietnamese short, “16:30,” which took top honors last year in the international online film fest Yxine (Yxine FF).
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VietNamNet Bridge – In the 2012-2013 academic year, only 20 percent of first graders in HCM City could learn English in accordance with the 2020 national foreign language teaching program.
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It’s selfish, I know, but I was grateful when I first learned that Vietnam had made the teaching of English as a foreign language a national priority. The only language I speak is Russian, which had supplanted French – all quite pragmatic on the path to “market-oriented socialism” in a globalized economy in which English is the language of international business.
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VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese parents urge their children to attend foreign language training courses and attend the exams for certificates, even though they don’t understand the meaning of every certificate in the “forest” of certificates.
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Despite the debate over the use of Filipino English teachers in Ho Chi Minh City, local education officials have decided to hire them as part of a national English improvement project.
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A college lecturer in English slams the Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) for suddenly checking local English teachers’ language command against a European framework, saying it is “unfair” and “arbitrary.”
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(VOV) - An exhibition displaying 45 photographs of Vietnam, its people, culture and socio-economic achievements during the Doi Moi (Renewal) period was held in Mexico from March 18 to 23.
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English learning and teaching have been a bone of contention for years in Vietnam as teacher qualifications and assessment methodologies are blamed for students’ failure to use the language in real life. These two issues are a major problem.
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Amour, this year's Oscar winner for best foreign language film, will be shown at the Decibel Lounge on April 3.
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Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung yesterday held a meeting with his Lao counterpart Thongsing Thammavong to discuss ways to boost mutual co-operation.
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Award-winning director Tran Anh Hung will receive the Inspiration Award for his contributions to Vietnamese cinema at the Vietnamese International Film Festival (ViFF) in April.
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Publisher First News has announced it was compensated with VND 700 million by American International School of Foreign Language Training in Hanoi for reprinting English language books that First News has been given exclusive rights to copy in Vietnam by a foreign publisher.
Books illegally reprinted by American International School of Foreign Language Training
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Jennifer Lawrence won the Oscar for Best Actress for her role as a young widow in "Silver Linings Playbook” while Daniel Day-Lewis won best actor Oscar for "lincoln" at the 85th Academy Awards in Hollywood, California, February 24, 2013.
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