Fall detector for the elderly speeds up emergency alerts

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Báo Thanh Niên English 2 month(s) ago

A wearable device that sets off an alert when it detects a fall has been developed to give elderly people reassurance that emergency services will be contacted instantaneously if they suffer an accident. Called FATE, or FAll DeTector for the Elderly, the device uses technology similar to airbags in cars which are triggered when sudden acceleration is detected.

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International calls for peaceful resolution of East Sea dispute

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VietnamNet English 7 month(s) ago

VietNamNet Bridge – Several Italian parliamentarians have called on concerned parties in the current tension on the East Sea to seek peaceful and cooperative solutions in line with international law, particularly the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, to ensure freedom of navigation.

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International calls for peaceful resolution of East Sea dispute

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VietnamPlus English 7 month(s) ago 1 related news

Several Italian parliamentarians have called on concerned parties in the current tension on the East Sea to seek peaceful and cooperative solutions in line with international law, particularly the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, to ensure freedom of navigation.

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US strengthens military presence in Singapore

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VietnamPlus English 13 month(s) ago

The United States has announced that it will deploy two additional combat ships to Singapore in the next two years as part of the US commitment to deepening its military engagement in the Asia-Pacific region.

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Google to pay $17m in privacy settlement

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Báo Đầu Tư English 14 month(s) ago 1 related news

Google to pay $17m in privacy settlement

Google has agreed to pay $17 million to settle an investigation by US states into its use of unauthorized tracking software on Apple Safari Web browsers, officials said Monday.

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Robusta coffee falls as Vietnam harvest advances; sugar retreats

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Báo Thanh Niên English 14 month(s) ago

Robusta coffee falls as Vietnam harvest advances; sugar retreats

Robusta coffee declined to the lowest level in almost a week in London on speculation farmers in Vietnam, the top producer of the variety used in instant drinks, will start selling as the harvest advances. Sugar fell.

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Dow, S&P set record closing highs on Bernanke stimulus reassurance

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VietnamNet English 18 month(s) ago

U.S. stocks soared on Thursday, lifting the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 to their all-time closing highs, boosted by Federal Reserve Chaiman Ben Bernanke's recent dovish speech which eased fears of an early stimulus pullback.

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Israel to authorise four West Bank settler outposts

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 20 month(s) ago

Israel to authorise four West Bank settler outposts

Israel plans to declare legal four unauthorised West Bank settler outposts, a court document showed on Thursday, days before U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry returns to the region to try to restart peace talks.

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Investors to turn more cautious, say brokers

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SaigonTimes English 23 month(s) ago

HCMC - Although both indices rebounded on reassurance by authorities to investigate rumors last Friday, securities firms predicted that the markets would witness seesaw trading and low liquidity this week as investor sentiment has turned cautious after a volatile week.

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Car import volume unchanged, value down

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Báo Đầu Tư English 27 month(s) ago 1 related news

Car import volume unchanged, value down

The number of completely built-up (CBU) cars imported into Vietnam in October is only 2,000 with an import value of some $50 million, unchanged in volume but falling $12 million in value compared to the preceding month.

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Car import volume unchanged, value down

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SaigonTimes English 27 month(s) ago 1 related news

Car import volume unchanged, value down

HCMC – The number of completely built-up (CBU) cars imported into Vietnam in October is only 2,000 with an import value of some US$50 million, unchanged in volume but falling US$12 million in value compared to the preceding month.

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Vietnam urges more int'l efforts to address Palestine issue

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Báo QĐND English 28 month(s) ago 1 related news

Vietnam urges more int'l efforts to address Palestine issue

Photo: AFP

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Vietnam urges more international efforts to address Palestine issue

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Nhân dân English 28 month(s) ago

Vietnam urges more international efforts to address Palestine issue

A peace movement poster: Israeli and Palestinian flags and the words peace in Arabic and Hebrew.

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US extend gains on earnings, Fed report

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Báo Đầu Tư English 31 month(s) ago

US extend gains on earnings, Fed report

US stocks climbed for a second straight day Wednesday amid upbeat earnings reports and after a Federal Reserve report said the economy continued to grow, at least at a modest pace.

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Welsh rugby's papal curse backed by facts, says BMJ letter

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 34 month(s) ago

Welsh rugby's papal curse backed by facts, says BMJ letter

An urban legend that says a pope dies whenever Wales wins Europe's rugby crown is gaining statistical ground after this year's victory in Cardiff, says a letter in the British Medical Journal (BMJ) on Friday.

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