Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue (R) and Chairman of the Pacific Century Group Richard Li (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has proposed FWD Insurance of the Pacific Century Group participate in green financial funds for start-up and innovation projects in Vietnam. He made the recommendation while receiving Chairman of the group Richard Li in Hanoi on November 12. The Deputy PM also asked the FWD to consider investing in green G-bonds and join insurance for renewable energy projects. Li said his group is keen to invest in Government bonds in Vietnam and has selected the Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) as its partner due to the bank’s financial strength and good growth. The FWD will focus on investment for Vietnamese start-up firms in the coming time, he affirmed. Deputy PM Hue said the cooperation with Vietcombank - one of the leading commercial banks in Vietnam - will help the … [Read more...] about Deputy PM asks FWD Insurance to invest in start-up projects in Vietnam
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Quang Ninh province is not only the home to Ha Long Bay - a World Natural Wonder - but many other tourist destinations, including new ones. Ha Long Bay was twice recognized as a UNESCO world natural heritage site, the first in 1994 with aesthetic values and the second in 2000 with geological values. Van Don Port is an old commercial port, currently located in the complex of high-quality ecotourism center of Quang Ninh. The center of Ha Long City changes its appearance day by day. The modern Ben Doan urban area is located on the coast. Tuan Chau island is one of the top 5 tourist resorts in Vietnam, selected by the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism. A beach on Tuan Chau island. Bai Chay Bridge is located on Highway 18, connecting the two parts of Ha Long City, Hon Gai and Bai Chay. Bai Tho Mountain - a famous tourist destination of Ha Long City - is surrounded by a 6-lane coastal road. Ha Long International … [Read more...] about Destinations should not be missed in Quang Ninh
Alia Bhatt has learnt the ropes of handling stardom at a fast pace and showed her crowd managing skills during an event at a hospital. Alia asked people to maintain silence and keep a safe distance from her. Alia attended Art for Heart painting exhibition to raise funds for children with heart disease at Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital For Children on the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. She looked hassled by photographers and a few others surrounding her to catch a glimpse. Taking the matter in her own hands, Alia asked everybody to listen to her and asked them to move at least five steps back. She said, “Silence” and requested them to maintain decorum just like they must have done in a classroom during their school days. She also tried to explain how it was a hospital and they should not shout or make so much noise on the premises. Watch | Alia Bhatt silences crowd at hospital, asks people to maintain decorumAlia Bhatt visits Bai Jerbai … [Read more...] about Alia Bhatt schools paparazzi in maintaining decorum at a hospital, says ‘silence please’. Watch viral video
Travelling to Bac Lieu province, visitors cannot miss destinations such as the “wind power field” - one of the ten typical tourist spots of the province, and the system of Khmer pagodas with unique architecture. Nhan Dan Online introduces Jimmy Hoai’s photos on Bac Lieu. In photo: Local people returning with their catch after dawn The monks of Xiem Can Pagoda, which is one of the largest and most magnificent Khmer pagodas in the Khmer pagoda system in Southern Vietnam Famous Buddha statue of SereyVongsa Temple in Bac Lieu province. Bac Lieu wind power system shimmering in the night sky. A local people harvesting crabs and fish at dawn; far in the distance is the Bac Lieu wind power field Nhan Dan … [Read more...] about Bac Lieu’s calm beauty
She returned to Vietnam in August after Chinese authorities raided and deported undocumented immigrants. More about how she returned later. Cut to the present. In a countryside garment factory in the northern Bac Giang Province, Bien sits beside a bunch of red cloth bags. Around her dozens of other workers are making bags on sewing machines, but not Bien: Her job is to affix the company label on the bags, and she gets less than VND100,000 ($4.32) a day for it. She was given that job after failing to learn sewing despite eight days of training at the factory. "It's too difficult, I can't sew," she says. Bien is one of many Vietnamese trafficking victims rescued from China who returned lost, damaged, with little assurance their life would ever go back to the normal old days. Before being trafficked to China, she had been quite resourceful, working her family's rice field in Dong Lo Commune in Bac Giang while also attending a babysitting class. On October 2, 1991, when she was 23, Bien … [Read more...] about The plight of human trafficking survivors: Back from hell but to what?