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2012-09-24 22:21:10

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Vietnam's economic growth rate has been among the highest in the Asia Pacific region in recent years, with an annual GDP rate of 7% - 8.5%. With customer service becoming a key focus in Asia Pacific, Vietnam is improving customer relationships for the purpose of greater loyalty, brand recall and profitability. According to Dao Thi Minh Thao, Research Associate, ICT Practice, Frost & Sullivan APAC, this effort is leading to an...

2012-09-21 23:03:47

Playing games is educational in Korea, Vietnam, and now the United States. Marina del Rey, CA (PRWEB) September 21, 2012 Playing Games is Educational. G-Learning (Game based Learning) applies educational content in the class room. The G-Learning purpose is to improve the efficiency in the academic achievements of the students. Gravity Interactive developer of the popular massive multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) ROSE Online has partnered with South Korea based CMI (Korean...

2012-08-27 02:31:45

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Pervasip Corp.'s (OTCQB: PVSP) wholly-owned subsidiary, VoX Communications, a cloud-based voice and video communications solutions, apps and services provider, has now added fixed priced calling plans to Vietnam and Pakistan via its Android mobile voice app available in Google Play. The fixed priced plans include calling to mobile phones in both Vietnam and Pakistan at a price of only seven cents a minute, which is...

2012-08-21 10:23:53

PALO ALTO, Calif., Aug. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer patients in Vietnam, a country of 88.5 million people, will get expanded access to advanced radiotherapy treatment using technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) as a result of close cooperation between the company, the US Embassy in Vietnam and Vietnamese partners. Da Nang Cancer Hospital has contracted with Varian to provide a radiotherapy system capable of delivering intensity-modulated radiotherapy treatments (IMRT) that...

2012-08-16 02:27:05

NEW YORK and HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Aug.16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Entertainment Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SETY) announced today the signing of the Definitive Agreement to acquire Zenetek and its subsidiary Modiax.com. Zenetek is a pioneer in developing Asian social media networking sites since 2010. Their developed social media sites have established a strong foothold in the fast growing segment of Asian Social Media Networking and Mobile Apps/Software Services for mobile phones....

2012-08-14 02:27:05

NEW YORK and HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam, Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Star Entertainment Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SETY) today announced the appointment of new CEO/Chairman of the Board, Mr. Nhue A. (N.A.) Le from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Additionally, Mr. Khiem Nguyen, also from Ho Chi Minh City will take over responsibilities as new CEO for both Zenetek and Modiax.com. Star Entertainment's new headquarters/operational facilities will be relocated to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam as part of...

US To Clean Up Agent Orange In Vietnam 40 Years After War Ends
2012-08-10 09:17:14

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It has been forty years since the US military last dumped toxic Agent Orange over Vietnam´s forests, meant to destroy cover for guerillas and drive villagers into US-dominated cities. Now, decades later, the United States is pitching in for the first time to aid in cleaning up from the ten years of havoc it caused on Vietnam´s ecosystem. A strain of dioxin found in Agent Orange has been linked to birth defects,...

2012-08-06 18:21:33

GENEVA, August 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mekong Development Bank triples current account base with launch of Vietnam's first biometric debit card, through TEMENOS T24 Biometrics, at NCR ATMs across Vietnam Temenos (SIX: TEMN), the market leading provider of banking software, today announces the launch of Vietnam's first fingerprint-enabled debit card, at Mekong Development Bank. The bank has implemented Temenos T24...

Critical Situation For Rhino Species
2012-08-05 16:17:01

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Peter de Groot hopes that his recent finding confirming the extinction of the Javan rhinoceros in Vietnam will push the public to help protect the last remaining group of these prehistoric creatures living in Indonesia. “We still have a chance to save the species but before we do anything, we have to determine the profile of the remaining group,” he says. The demise of the Javan rhinoceros population living in...

2012-08-02 23:02:17

Students from 53 countries compete in Certiport Worldwide Competition on Microsoft Office LAS VEGAS, NV (Worldwide Competition on Microsoft Office) (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 Certiport (http://www.certiport.com), the official test delivery solution provider for the global workforce and academic markets, today announced the 2012 World Champions in Microsoft Word, culminating the most popular technology skills competition on Microsoft Office to date. Tran Dinh Vi of Vietnam was named the World...


Latest Vietnam Reference Libraries

Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon, Nomascus leucogenys
2014-04-17 15:32:09

The Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) is a species of gibbon that is native to South East Asia. It is closely related to the Southern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus siki) with which it was formerly thought to be conspecific. The females of the two species are virtually impossible to tell apart in their appearance. The genome of this species was sequenced and published in the year 2011. A considerable population of 455 critically endangered Northern White-Cheeked...

Large Indian Civet, Viverra zibetha
2013-06-07 14:01:12

The large Indian civet (Viverra zibetha) is species that can be found in Southeast Asia. Its range includes Bhutan, Myanmar, Thailand, Nepal, northeast India, Laos, China, Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. It prefers a habitat within a variety of areas, including primary and secondary evergreen and deciduous forests. It can be found at elevations of up to 5,429 feet. It holds five recognized subspecies that occur throughout its range, and some experts assert that a sixth subspecies should be...

Lyle's Flying Fox, Pteropus lylei
2012-08-29 15:20:02

Lyle’s flying fox (Pteropus lylei) is a megabat that is native to Yunnan in China, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam. Although nothing is known about this species in China, it is known to prefer homes in mangrove forests in Vietnam. It is known to roost in trees, where it can be destructive, and feeds on fruit in orchards. Because of this, it is considered a pest in Thailand, where the majority of its full populations can be found. One colony in Thailand is thought to number around three...

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2009-04-07 16:08:20

The Greater Yellownape (Picus flavinucha) is a species of bird found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain regions. The adult is large and has a prominent yellow-crested nape and throat. It is mainly a dark olive-green bird with gray underparts. The crown is brownish and the flight feathers are...

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2008-09-11 15:56:47

The Short-billed Minivet (Pericrocotus brevirostris), is a species of bird in the Campephagidae family. It is found in Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, and Vietnam. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain habitats.

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