Hong Kong occupiers to be heard in court amid pushback

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 17 hour(s) ago

Protesters blocking the roads at two main occupied sites in Hong Kong have the chance to appear in the High Court today for injunction hearings to defend their action as pressure mounts on them to clear out. Bloomberg's Rosalind Chin reports on "First Up."

Keywords: 

Connectivity key to southern economic region’s growth

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamPlus English 13 hour(s) ago

Urban specialists from the UN-Habitat programme in Vietnam and the World Bank and local experts sought to forge connectivity for the southern key economic region’s sustainable development.

Keywords: 

Federer reaches Swiss Indoors quarter-finals

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 14 hour(s) ago

Federer reaches Swiss Indoors quarter-finals

Roger Federer's win kept up the pressure on Novak Djokovic as the Swiss takes aim at a possible return to the year-end world number one ranking currently held by the Serb.

Keywords: 

Drug companies step up Ebola vaccine race

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 2 day(s) ago

As the WHO opens its third emergency meeting on Ebola, Johnson and Johnson says it's speeding up work on an experimental vaccine against the disease - putting pressure on its main rivals in the vaccine race, GSK and NewLink Genetics, to do the same.

Keywords: 

Public debt disadvantages new airport project, Transport Minister

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 2 day(s) ago

Public debt disadvantages new airport project, Transport Minister

On the sideline of the 13th National Assembly’s 8th session on October 21, Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang said that construction of Long Thanh International Airport was necessary but disadvantageous at that time because of public debts.

Keywords: 

Why are more students suffering stress and depression?

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 3 day(s) ago

Why are more students suffering stress and depression?

VietNamNet Bridge – Educators and medical workers are alarmed about the increasingly high proportion of students suffering stress and depression, saying that the problem is due to parental pressure and excessive homework.

Keywords: 

EU to scale up Ebola response

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 5 day(s) ago 2 related news

EU to scale up Ebola response

European foreign ministers meet on Monday (Oct 19) under pressure to scale up their response to the Ebola epidemic which has so far killed more than 4,500 people.

Keywords: 

EU's Barroso to warn Britain against bloc exit

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 5 day(s) ago

EU's Barroso to warn Britain against bloc exit

European Commission president Jose Manuel Barroso will argue that Britain is better in the European Union on Monday (Oct 20), as pressure mounts from British eurosceptics seven months out from a general election.

Keywords: 

Aviation officials quote contradictory statistics on Vietnam’s largest airport capacity

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 6 day(s) ago 1 related news

Aviation officials quote contradictory statistics on Vietnam’s largest airport capacity

As two Vietnamese aviation officials kept citing statistics to back a headline-grabbing megaproject to build a new airport in southern Vietnam to hopefully ease pressure on Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, the figures they released on Thursday just contradict each other.

Keywords: 

New airport to relieve overloading

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 7 day(s) ago 6 related news

The building of an airport in Long Thanh will reduce pressure on Tan Son Nhat Airport, Deputy Minister of Transport Nguyen Hong Truong told Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times) Newspaper.

Keywords: 

Vietnam officials cite airspace congestion when selling costly airport plan

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago 6 related news

Vietnam officials cite airspace congestion when selling costly airport plan

Vietnam’s aviation and military officials reiterated Thursday the necessity of setting up a new airport in Dong Nai Province to ease pressure on Tan Son Nhat International Airport in Ho Chi Minh City, saying the country’s largest airport will not only become overloaded but also face airspace congestion.

Keywords: 

Heavy 1st-grade curricula stress students, teachers and parents in Vietnam

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 1 week(s) ago

Heavy 1st-grade curricula stress students, teachers and parents in Vietnam

Elementary school teachers and parents in Vietnam are complaining about the tremendous pressure placed on them by bulky curriculums for first-graders.

Keywords: 

Japan lawmakers say open to limits on casinos in push for bill's passage

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Japan lawmakers say open to limits on casinos in push for bill's passage

Japan's pro-casino lawmakers have agreed to consider setting limits on Japanese nationals' entry to casinos, bowing to pressure from opponents who threatened to block a legalisation bill unless it addressed issues such as gambling addiction.

Keywords: 

HK leader under pressure to explain Australian windfall

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 1 week(s) ago

Hong Kong's leader faces a "huge integrity problem", opposition politicians said on Thursday as they called on him to explain why he kept large payments from an Australian company secret.

Keywords: 

Two Thais arrested for trafficking of Bangladeshis, Rohingya

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Thai authorities have arrested two men charged with human trafficking, police said on Tuesday, following the discovery of 134 suspected victims in southern Thailand at a time when the military government is under international pressure to tackle the crime.

Keywords: 

Top page