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Eye In Deadly Typhoon Wutip Imaged By NASA
2013-09-30 12:40:51

NASA NASA's Terra satellite passed over Typhoon Wutip on its approach to a landfall in Vietnam and a visible image revealed its 10-mile-wide eye, and large extent. Wutip was making landfall near Dong Hoi Vietnam around 0900 UTC/5 a.m. EDT. On Sept. 30 at 03:35 UTC/Sept. 29 at 11:35 p.m. EDT, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer or MODIS instrument that flies aboard NASA's Terra satellite took a visible image of Typhoon Wutip, clearly showing its eye. At that time, Wutip was...

2013-09-26 23:23:30

Canadian Siborg Systems Inc. Advances in Promoting Smart Tweezers LCR-meter in South-Eastern Asia by Signing an Agreement with Indochina JSC in Vietnam Hanoi, Vietnam (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Canadian Siborg Systems Inc. and Hanoi based Indochina Equipment & Accessories Joint Stock Company have agreed to join their efforts in marketing devices of Smart Tweezers LCR-meter family including the latest budget model LCR-Reader in Vietnam. Indochina JSC is a known supplier in...

2013-09-20 08:28:37

HANOI, Vietnam, Sept. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As a Platinum Sponsor of the 16th Gartner Outsourcing & Strategic Partnerships Summit held from 23-25 Sept, 2013 in Orlando, Florida, U.S.A. and the first software company from Vietnam ever to present at this event, FPT aims to provide executive and IT leaders participating with valuable insights and best practices in software outsourcing to Vietnam <s> </s>an emerging destination with advantages in cost, quality,...

Formation Of Northwestern Pacific's Tropical Depression 18W Seen By NASA
2013-09-18 12:59:26

NASA NASA's Aqua satellite caught the birth of the eighteenth tropical depression of the northwestern Pacific Ocean tropical cyclone season. Tropical Depression 18W was born in the South China Sea and is expected to be short-lived after a quick landfall in central Vietnam. The Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured a visible image of disorganized Tropical Depression 18W on Sept. 18 at 0616 UTC/2:16 a.m. EDT. Satellite imagery...

2013-09-10 08:33:09

PARIS, Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MIPIM Asia, the property leaders' summit in Asia Pacific, today reveals the 32 winning projects in the 7(th) edition of the MIPIM Asia Awards competition, which have honoured outstanding real estate projects in the Asia Pacific region since 2007. The MIPIM Asia Awards jury, headed by Mr. Vincent H.S. LO, Chairman of Shui On Group, examined 98 projects from 13 countries, which entered this year's competition. Project submissions covered the region with...

2013-09-03 16:22:53

DUBLIN, September 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sgr562/asean_automotive) has announced the addition of the "ASEAN Automotive Supplier Report 2013" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/sgr562/asean_automotive ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The ASEAN region is also home to some of the fastest growing economies in the world. In 2012, the...

2013-09-02 08:20:21

Memorandum of Understanding Underscores ICL's Implementation of its Recently Announced "Next Step Forward" Strategy to Secure Additional Sources of Phosphate Worldwide TEL-AVIV, Israel, September 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ICL (TASE:ICL), a leading specialty minerals company that fulfills essential needs of the world's growing population, today announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding agreement ("MOU") with Duc Giang, a privately-owned Vietnamese company, in which...

Internet Restrictions In Vietnam Now In Effect
2013-09-02 04:45:28

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A controversial law banning Internet users in Vietnam from discussing current events went into effect on Sunday. The measure is known as Decree 72, and according to BBC News it prohibits bloggers and social media users from sharing news articles – only personal information. The law also requires foreign Internet companies to maintain local servers within Vietnam. The regulations have been widely criticized by online...

2013-08-27 12:29:38

Millions across Cameroon to benefit from high-speed data and voice services HANOI, Vietnam and YAOUNDE, Cameroon, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that telecommunications operator Viettel Cameroon S.A.R.L. is using an IBM Smarter Computing solution to enable Cameroon's 3G infrastructure and provide high-speed mobile data and voice services. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO) The new IT platform based on IBM System x servers,...

2013-08-19 08:21:06

EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y., Aug. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Vietnam Air Traffic Management Corporation (VATMC), the air navigation service provider (ANSP) for Vietnam, has commissioned their HITT A3000 Advanced - Surface Movement Guidance and Control System (A-SMGCS) at Tan Son Nhat (Ho Chi Minh City) International Airport for operational use. The A-SMGCS from HITT, an organization recently acquired by defense and security company Saab, provides air traffic controllers at Vietnam's busiest...


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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