The pronunciation is the most difficult thing for me when learning Vietnamese. Sometimes the staff at the embassy often suggest that I speak Vietnamese, but when I say it aloud, they say ‘no, wrong’. Sometimes when I am out, I try to speak Vietnamese, but people don’t understand. I hope my Vietnamese skills will be better as I stay longer in Vietnam. … [Read more...] about What would the US Ambassador to VN wish for if he had a magic lamp?
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During an online meeting on Friday with Atul Khare, U.N. Under-Secretary-General for Operational Support, Vietnam’s Deputy Defense Minister Senior Lieutenant-General Nguyen Chi Vinh said, "We would like to have the United Nations’ agreement and support to set up this center with a suitable model. … [Read more...] about Vietnam eyes UN peacekeeping center for Asia-Pacific
Five other officers will be deputed to the Central African Republic. Lieutenant Colonel Hoang Trung Kien will be combat advisor, Lieutenant Colonel Nguyen Thi Lien, the only female officer in the latest deputation, will be training advisor, Lieutenant Colonel Nguyen Duc Thang will work as intelligence analysis advisor, Captain Le Hong Quan as equipment advisor and Captain Tran Thanh Son as a military observer. … [Read more...] about Seven more Vietnam military officers to join UN peacekeeping forces
The People’s Committee, the executive agency, has sought approval from the People’s Council, the legislature, to let go 2,300 people working in various offices at ward, commune and district levels within the next month. … [Read more...] about HCMC to let go 2,300 part-time officials, compensate them
“We are encouraging health services to reach out, and parents to prioritise securing vaccination to protect their children. It is time to setup a plan for routine immunisation to return to normal while ensuring social distancing and the safety of health workers and communities. It is also time to work jointly to ensure that those children who missed essential vaccines in the last months are brought up to date with their immunisation. As we have learnt in other crisis, when health workers reach families to immunise children it is also a prime opportunity to attend to other key health interventions. UNICEF and WHO stand ready to continue our support to the Government of Vietnam in this effort,” the statement said. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia April 25