Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:16

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Almost all Vietnamese people will use smartphones by 2020, according to Minister of Information and Communications, Nguyen Manh Hung.

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Economy, SciTech
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:15

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Nguyen Duc Dan, chairman of the Ba Trai Commune People’s Committee, cannot hide his happiness as he discusses his community’s strides in tea production.

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Economy, SciTech
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:14

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Leaders from ministries of education in Southeast Asia and international educational experts discussed the latest teacher professional standards in Southeast Asia at the Regional Workshop on Southeast Asia Teachers Competency Framework, Teachers’ Satisfaction and Motivation in Southeast Asia that wrapped up on Friday in HCM City.

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General
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:12

HCM CITY (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Educational institutions in several provinces and HCM City are encouraging their students and staff not to use single-use plastic water bottles and straws as part of the UN’s global Beat Plastic Pollution campaign.

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General, Environment
Vietnam
| 20 Apr 2019 | 13:11

HANOI (Viet Nam News/ANN) - Vietnam’s digital economy has progressed rapidly in recent years, but challenges in network security require the country to build a comprehensive national strategy to address network vulnerabilities.

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Economy, SciTech
Bhutan
| 20 Apr 2019 | 10:53

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) - The Cabinet will make substantial changes to the fourth Pay Commission’s report to align with its motto of narrowing the gap, foreign minister Dr Tandi Dorji told Kuensel yesterday.

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Politics, Finance, Economy
Bhutan
| 20 Apr 2019 | 10:51

THIMPHU (Kuensel/ANN) -  The fourth pay commission report recommended introducing sustainable development fee (SDF) on regional tourists.

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Regional, Business, Economy
Brunei
| 20 Apr 2019 | 00:23

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) yesterday welcomed First Admiral Haji Othman bin Haji Suhaili  as its new commander at a Change of Command Ceremony that saw First Admiral Pengiran Dato Seri Pahlawan Norazmi bin Pengiran Haji Muhammad handing over the post following his retirement. 

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General
Malaysia
| 20 Apr 2019 | 00:22

MELAKA, Malaysia (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Six bikers from the New No Limit Riders (NNLR) Brunei represented Brunei Darussalam for the Melaka Jelajah Utara Malaysia 2019 promotion organised by Fast Bikes Club, Malaysia, supported by Reappear MC and Melaka Tourism from April 10-13.

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Regional, Culture
Brunei
| 20 Apr 2019 | 00:21

BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, Brunei (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Works of 31 local comic artists are on display at the Comic Art Exhibition 2019 titled ‘Kami Urang Brunei’ now on at the Art Gallery at Dermaga Diraja.

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Culture