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Vietnamese @ UH

Study Vietnamese Language, Literature, and Film at UHM

Study Abroad Options for Vietnamese

For intermediate and advanced level students (at least one year of study required) summer study in Vietnam is available to students in the Vietnamese Language Program at the University of Hawaii-Manoa through VASI (Vietnamese Advanced Summer Institute).

Self-Designed Study Abroad

STUDY VIRTUALLY ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD! IT’S YOUR CHOICE! Definition and Appropriateness of an Independent, Self-designed Study Abroad Program The “self-designed” study abroad option is available to University of Hawai’i at Mānoa students who would like to study abroad, but cannot participate in an existing traditional study abroad programs due to extenuating academic circumstances.

The Shidler College of Business

News & Announcements Apply Now for Fall 2020 Intake (Study in Hanoi or HCMC) As Vietnam emerges fully onto the world economic stage, new and constantly-evolving demands are placed on business executives in all industries. To successfully manage these challenges, today’s executive must possess strong analytical skills, the ability to think strategically and effective leadership capabilities.

Viet Texts

This web site contains English-language translations of Vietnamese historical texts. It also contains searchable versions of the classical Chinese (Hán) originals. At present there are three texts available in translation here.

College of Education, The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa

University of Hawaii at Manoa College of Education Official Website

Student Opportunity Center

Notice: All UHM faculty, staff, and undergraduate students received an automated email from the Student Opportunity Center (SOC) on Friday 9/27 or Wednesday 10/2 with the subject line “Student Opportunity Center Account Activation.” The email stated that Jessie Chen created an account on the recipient’s behalf, and prompted individuals to click an “Activate Account” button in the body of the message.

Business in Vietnam | American Chamber of Commerce Vietnam

AmCham Vietnam is an independent association of American and international businesses with the objective to promote trade and investment between Vietnam and the US. With over 500 corporate members/companies and 1,500 representatives, our membership of manufacturing and sales, transportation and logistics, professional and business services, and travel and tourism firms is unified by a common objective to promote trade and investment.

Viet Nam and ADB

Provides information on ADB’s development assistance to Viet Nam, economic data and analysis, the latest news and publications, and regional initiatives

Doing Business in Vietnam

Vietnam – Market Overview The U.S.-Vietnamese commercial relationship has grown since the United States lifted its trade embargo against Vietnam in 1994 and the two countries renewed diplomatic relations in 1995. The U.S. is now Vietnam’s largest export market and a major source of foreign direct investment, helping fuel Vietnam’s remarkable economic growth.

Export.gov – Home – Welcome Message

The U.S. Commercial Service can support your company export to Vietnam. Through our offices at the U.S. Embassy in Hanoi and the U.S. Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City, our commercial specialists can guide you as your company explores the potential of the Vietnamese market. U.S.

Viet Nam

This review uses the OECD Policy Framework for Investment to present an assessment of the investment climate in Viet Nam and to discuss the challenges and opportunities faced by the government of Viet Nam in its reform efforts.

The Shidler College of Business

News & Announcements Apply Now for Fall 2020 Intake (Study in Hanoi or HCMC) As Vietnam emerges fully onto the world economic stage, new and constantly-evolving demands are placed on business executives in all industries. To successfully manage these challenges, today’s executive must possess strong analytical skills, the ability to think strategically and effective leadership capabilities.

US-ASEAN Business Council | Vietnam

2019 Vietnam Business Mission, March 12-14 The US-ASEAN Business Council met with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during its annual Vietnam Business Mission on March 14, 2019.

Vietnam

The United States and Vietnam meet regularly on trade and investment issues, including under our 2007 Trade and Investment Framework Agreement, which provides a platform for addressing bilateral issues, monitoring Vietnam’s implementation of its WTO accession commitments, and coordinating on regional and multilateral issues.

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VietNam Academy Of Science And Technology

In October, the Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology (VAST) and the Vietnam National Space Center (VNSC) welcomed the Committee on Earth Observation Satellites (CEOS) to Hanoi for the annual CEOS Plenary meeting, where leaders from the world’s major space agencies decide upon the direction of collaborative efforts in the Earth observation domain.

Socialist Republic of Vietnam

Vietnam Trade Offices in the United States of America are Vietnam governmental agencies. These offices are staffed and financed by Vietnam Ministry of Trade, and have the mandate to promote trade and investment cooperation between Vietnam and the USA.

Explore Economies

Explore Economies

WTO | Viet Nam – Member information

MEMBER INFORMATION This page gathers key information on Viet Nam’s participation in the WTO. Viet Nam has been a member of the WTO since 11 January 2007. Membership of RTAs & PTAs Problems viewing this page? If so, please contact webmaster@wto.org giving details of the operating system and web browser you are using.

Vietnam | The Asia Foundation

For Vietnam to reach middle income status by 2035, government, business, and citizens will need to meet the challenges of globalized markets, mitigate climate, environment and health risks, and respond to the rising expectations of an emerging middle class.

Vietnam

The provision of economic freedoms has not been accompanied by concomitant political reform. The upper echelons of the VCP have allowed a degree of enhanced openness in the face of new demands from society for accountable government and freedom of expression.

UNData

GDP: Gross domestic product (million current US$)

Mekong Region Land Governance Repository

Welcome to the Mekong Land Research Forum online site that pulls together research on key themes around land governance in the Mekong Region. We hope you find this resource useful, and we would be pleased to receive feedback on its content and structure.

Vietnam

Latest news and information from the World Bank and its development work in Vietnam. Access Vietnam’s economy facts, statistics, project information, development research from experts and latest news.

Transparency International – Vietnam

Netflix’s new series based on the Lava Jato case, The Mechanism, was just released on their platform so we put together a list of the best 5 Netflix series that showcase the different faces of corruption. Check them out!

Home

On the ground in about 170 countries and territories, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) works to eradicate poverty while protecting the planet. We help countries develop strong policies, skills, partnerships and institutions so they can sustain their progress. UNDP – Viet Nam partnership officially started in 1978.

UNFPA Vietnam

Ensuring rights and choices for all RESULTS OF THE POPULATION AND HOUSING CENSUS 2019 The 2019 Population and Housing Census was conducted at time point 0:00 a.m. on 1 April 2019 in accordance with Decision No. 772/QĐ-TTg dated 26 June 2018 by the Prime Minister. This was the fifth Population and Housing…

Viet Nam

Viet Nam is covered by the following UNHCR office:

UNICEF Viet Nam

UNICEF Viet Nam is one of more than 190 offices of the United Nations Children’s Fund globally and part of the United Nations system in Viet Nam

Special Preparedness Activities in Vietnam

2020 © World Food Programme Via C. G. Viola 68 Parco dei Medici – 00148 Rome, Italy

Vietnam | U.S. Agency for International Development

USAID programs in Vietnam support the country’s progress by focusing resources where they’re needed most in health, private sector competitiveness, environment, social services for vulnerable populations and higher education.

International Travel

Criminal Penalties: Persons violating Vietnamese laws, even unknowingly, may be expelled, arrested, or imprisoned.Penalties for possessing, using, or trafficking in illegal drugs in Vietnam are severe, and convicted offenders can expect long jail sentences and heavy fines, or even the death penalty.

U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam

The mission of the United States Embassy is to advance the interests of the United States, and to serve and protect U.S. citizens in Vietnam.

General Statistics Office Of Vietnam

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Vietnam

Latest news and information from the World Bank and its development work in Vietnam. Access Vietnam’s economy facts, statistics, project information, development research from experts and latest news.

Vietnam

Vietnam from The World Bank: Data

Viet Nam

WHO country health profile of Viet Nam provides key statistics, information, news, features and journal articles on the country’s public health issues and services.

In Memories of Pre-1975 Vietnam Pics

This is a group in memories of Vietnam during the period of pre-1975 taken by Vietnamese or expats. Be it the Vietnam War or normal daily life in pre-1975, before the collapse of the Republic of Vietnam, better known as South Vietnam. We hope to collect as many pre-1975 photos as possible in memories of the time past.

Search Results: ‘vietnam’ – British Pathé

British Pathe, the world’s leading multimedia resource with a history stretching back over a century. The finest and most comprehensive archive of fabulous footage and stunning stills.

Vietnam – Cultural Etiquette – e Diplomat

A long struggle for independence has given the Vietnamese a deep sense of national pride. Vietnamese value their independence and history and offended by people who ignore or violate either. Most Vietnamese have an interest in all things American. They believe all past hostilities were part of the natural defense of their national territory.

Vietnam: Introduction

Vietnam is a country located in Southeastern Asia bordering the Gulf of Thailand, the Gulf of Tonkin, and the South China Sea. Neighboring countries include Cambodia, China, and Laos. The geography consists of hills and densely forested mountains in the northwest.

Feature Film, Vietnamese (Sorted by Popularity Ascending) – IMDb

Animation, Adventure, Comedy | Filming The untold story of one twelve-year-old’s dream to become the world’s greatest supervillain. Directors: Kyle Balda, Brad Ableson, Jonathan del Val | Stars: Steve Carell, Lucy Lawless, Julie Andrews, Jean-Claude Van Damme

Guide to Vietnam | Vietnamese Etiquette, Customs & Culture | Kwintessential

Once a lesser-known nation that was synonymous with war and rebellion, Vietnam has grown to become a firm favourite with tourists, expats and businessmen alike in recent years. The long, slender country has established itself as one of the hottest properties in South East Asia, thanks to a mixture of beautiful scenery, friendly locals, exquisite cuisine and burgeoning business opportunities.

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Vietnamese to English translation

Online Translation Vietnamese to English Translation Vietnamese to English Translation Service can translate from Vietnamese to English language. Additionally, it can also translate Vietnamese into over 100 other languages Decided to travel the world? You would definitely need the ability to communicate in foreign languages to understand the mind and context of that other culture.

Sàn Art – an independent artist space

Sàn Art will close on February 13, 15, 19, 28, 29 and March 1 for respective events on those dates. Please follow our Facebook events for more information. Don’t hesitate emailing or messaging us for further clarification!

Vietnamese Cinema

Even if art is sorrowful, tragic, and full of pain, would it be worth it to influence real life based on art? What makes the film even more heartbreaking is to think of what could have been if things had turned out differently. There is no easy way out and karma is always lurking in the corner.

Vietnamese Fonts

Many of the Web pages you’ll find through VietGATE will have specific fonts used to depict Vietnamese text. To read those pages, you can use the following links to download and install the fonts you need. VISCII: VISCII fonts are provided by the TriChlor Group. Click here to download fonts.

Viet Nam – UNESCO World Heritage Centre

Viet Nam – UNESCO World Heritage Centre

MSU Vietnam Group Archive

The MSU Vietnam Group Archive includes roughly 80,000 pages of digitized documents, maps, and images. Most of these materials date from 1955-1962, when Michigan State University led a range of US-funded technical assistance programs in South Vietnam for the purpose of producing a stable non-Communist ally in Southeast Asia.

Engaging with Viet Nam


Digitisation of the endangered Cham manuscripts in Vietnam

An important cultural group within Vietnam, the Cham once had their own kingdom called Champa, which lasted from the 7th century to 1832. There are about 162,000 Cham people living in Vietnam today, concentrated in Central Vietnam and the Mekong Delta region.

MSU Vietnam Group Archive

The MSU Vietnam Group Archive includes roughly 80,000 pages of digitized documents, maps, and images. Most of these materials date from 1955-1962, when Michigan State University led a range of US-funded technical assistance programs in South Vietnam for the purpose of producing a stable non-Communist ally in Southeast Asia.

Tet: Let’s Get Ready to Celebrate

Learn about Lunar new Year in Vietnam and why it is an especially good time to review good manners. What is New Year? How do we celebrate New Year in another culture? World map to show where Vietnam is Art supplies for children to make a book or poster (optional) Student discussion and art project Explain to students that everyone celebrates something.

Vietnam

Although the history of any region is the product of a complex mix of culture and circumstance, in many ways, for Vietnam, geography is destiny. To understand Vietnam’s history it is imperative to have aclear picture of the land and the region. Vietnam’s geographical position relative to China has been paramount in shaping its political and cultural history.

Religion in Vietnam

One must begin with a sense of the richness and variety of traditional Vietnamese religion. Time was when the Vietnamese believed they inhabited a world alive with gods and spirits.

Vietnam: What’s in a Name?

Background Reading on Asia Students in many countries now out-rank American students academically. Top-performing nations sound off on reforms that worked. It is the most globalized place on earth. And they built an education system to match. Their plan worked. Achievement was on the rise–then it hit a plateau. Now what?

Tale of Kiêu

The Vietnamese tradition of poetry and music captures the indomitable spirit of the people – a spirit that seems equal to any adversity. The quintessential example of this tradition – characterized by a complex blending of Chinese and Vietnamese elements – is an epic poem, “Truyên Kiêu,” or the “Tale of Kiêu.”

The Real Cost of Developing Vietnam

Industrialization Vietnam has achieved 14 percent annual growth. However, most of the wastewater discharged from the approximately 3,000 industrial enterprises – roughly half of them in heavy industry – is improperly treated. Polluted water sources in the Ku Cing River, caused by mining activities in Tinh Tuc, or the pollution in the Hong River, caused by the Vietnam tri-industrial zone, are two obvious examples.

Half the Sky: Education in Vietnam | Season 1 Episode 1 | Independent Lens

Independent Lens Clip: Season 1 Episode 1 | 10m 38s This educational module adapted from the documentary series Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide follows journalist Nicholas Kristof and actress Gabrielle Union as they meet Room to Read founder John Wood in Vietnam, and meet two girls who have become beneficiaries of his education program in that country.

Programs

The Language Flagship is seeking proposals from U.S. higher education institutions for the development of undergraduate language programs. A major initiative of the National Security Education Program (NSEP), The Languag

Vietnam

× By continuing to use this site you consent to the use of cookies. Find out more. Working in high-poverty areas, Room to Read Vietnam’s Literacy Program’s library model has been replicated by other schools and welcomed by government partners. Our Girls’ Education Program spreads best practices in mentoring, builds life skills and encourages parental engagement.

Vietnamese @ UH

Study Vietnamese Language, Literature, and Film at UHM

Education | Vietnam | U.S. Agency for International Development

The Vietnamese education system has achieved laudable results, including a 98 percent literacy rate. However, the demands of a highly competitive global economy require a mix of skills, knowledge and human capital that is being developed with varying quality in Vietnam’s current education system.

UNICEF Viet Nam

UNICEF Viet Nam is one of more than 190 offices of the United Nations Children’s Fund globally and part of the United Nations system in Viet Nam

Vietnam Maps – Perry-Castañeda Map Collection – UT Library Online

The following maps were produced by the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency, unless otherwise indicated. Country Maps City Maps Bien Hoa 1:12,500, Edition 2-TPC, Series L909, National Imagery and Mapping Agency, 1968 (11MB) Can Tho 1:12,500, Edition 1-TPC (29 ETB), Series L909, National Imagery and Mapping Agency, 1970 (15MB) Chu Lai and Vicinity 1:12,500, Edition 2-TPC, Series L909, National Imagery and Mapping Agency, 1968 (18MB) Da Lat [Dalat] 1:12,500, Edition 1-AMS, Series L909, U.S.

The Vietnam Foundation – Improving the Lives of the Vietnamese People through Education

Improving the Lives of the Vietnamese People through Education

Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF) Fellowship Program

The Vietnam Education Foundation (VEF) Fellowship Program is one of the key components of VEF’s mandate to enhance bilateral relations between the United States and Vietnam through international educational exchange programs that help improve Vietnamese science and technology capacities. VEF provides fellowships to the most talented Vietnamese for graduate study in the United States in science and technology.

List of universities in Vietnam

This is a list of universities in Vietnam . It includes comprehensive universities, specialized universities, “senior colleges”, institutes, conservatories, and military academies. The list is organized into public, private, and foreign-owned institutions. Universities (Đại học) Universities (Đại học) Senior colleges (Trường Đại học) Private universities cannot be fully compared against public universities as employers prefer students of public universities.

Vietnam country profile

Vietnam, a one-party Communist state, has one of south-east Asia’s fastest-growing economies and has set its sights on becoming a developed nation by 2020. It became a unified country once more in 1975 when the armed forces of the Communist north seized the south.

Tin tức Việt Nam và quốc tế nóng, nhanh, cập nhật 24h

Tin tức, sự kiện Việt Nam và quốc tế nhanh, chính xác và cập nhật mới online 24h /7: Xã hội, Pháp luật, Kinh doanh, Giải trí, Thể thao, Đời sống, Sức khỏe, Giáo dục, Công nghệ, Văn hóa, Ôtô, Xe máy, Tình yêu, Giới tính, Nhịp sống trẻ, Chuyện lạ, Blog, Nhân ái, Bạn đọc, Việc làm, dân trí, dantri

The Economist Intelligence Unit

Access the latest politics analysis and economic growth summary through 2011 for Vietnam from The Economist Intelligence Unit

Vietnam

Vietnam #84 Best Countries for Business

World

News about Vietnam, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.

Nhan Dan Online

Nhan Dan Online brings you the latest news from Vietnam, find breaking news, opinion on Vietnam’s politics, business, society, culture, sports, travel and technology.

People’s Army Newspaper Online

People’s Army Newspaper Online, witness events,Vietnamese People’s, truong sa, hoang sa

Vietnam

Vietnam #84 Best Countries for Business

Vietnam : State violence v. citizen-journalists | Reporters without borders

As Vietnam’s media all follow the Communist Party’s orders, the only sources of independently-reported information are bloggers and citizen-journalists, who are being subjected to ever-harsher harsh forms of persecution including plainclothes police violence.

Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports – VietNam News

The National English language daily, Outlook magazine

Vietnam latest news – Thanh Nien News

Thanh Nien is one of the leading Vietnamese language dailies. Provides latest world and domestic news and commentary.

News VietNamNet

VietNamNet – News – eNewspaper

Vietnam+ (VietnamPlus)

Fastest, most reliable, official and accurate Vietnam and world news, updated 24/7, Vietnam socio-politic, economic affairs, national newspaper for foreign service, Vietnam News Agency, Employment ads, e-newspaper.VIETNAMPLUS, the most reliable source of news in Vietnam on political, business, social, cultural, sports, technology, environmental issues.

VnExpress – Báo tiếng Việt nhiều người xem nhất

Hàn Quốc ghi nhận thêm 256 ca dương tính nCoV, đưa tổng số ca nhiễm tại nước này lên 2.022, mức cao nhất ngoài Trung Quốc đại lục. TP HCM Nữ Việt kiều Vũ Bảo Trinh đại diện công ty bất động sản thuê hàng chục căn hộ chung cư La Bonita, quận Bình Thạnh, thay đổi hồ sơ bán …

Fulbright Program in Vietnam | U.S. Embassy & Consulate in Vietnam

The Fulbright Program was established by the U.S. Congress in 1946 and gives to the presidentially appointed J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board the responsibility for establishing program policy guidelines and for making final selection of all Fulbright participants. The purpose of the Fulbright Program worldwide is “to increase mutual understanding between the people of …

Study Abroad Options for Vietnamese

For intermediate and advanced level students (at least one year of study required) summer study in Vietnam is available to students in the Vietnamese Language Program at the University of Hawaii-Manoa through VASI (Vietnamese Advanced Summer Institute).

Self-Designed Study Abroad

STUDY VIRTUALLY ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD! IT’S YOUR CHOICE! Definition and Appropriateness of an Independent, Self-designed Study Abroad Program The “self-designed” study abroad option is available to University of Hawai’i at Mānoa students who would like to study abroad, but cannot participate in an existing traditional study abroad programs due to extenuating academic circumstances.

Scholarships

Vacancies in Hanoi, Viet Nam | UNjobs

E T Temporary, Hanoi, Viet Nam IFC – International Finance Corporation Updated:

U.S. Students Abroad

One of our highest priorities is protecting the lives and interests of U.S. students traveling, studying, and living abroad. Exploring new destinations and experiencing other cultures is both rewarding and exciting, but it is also important to do so safely. Students with special considerations – such as women and LGBTI travelers – may face additional challenges in other countries.

Search Results | TransitionsAbroad.com

Work Abroad Volunteer Abroad Teach Abroad TEFL Jobs Living Abroad

Your Complete Travel Guide to Vietnam

By College Tourist; Author: Nicole Darian, University of Iowa A Look into Each City, How to Eat, Where to Stay, and Transportation Options After spending a few months backpacking in Southeast Asia, I’ve concluded that Vietnam was my favorite country in the region for several reasons.

Vietnam – Traveler view | Travelers’ Health | CDC

VietnamTraveler View Hide Be aware of current health issues in Vietnam. Learn how to protect yourself. Watch Level 1, Practice Usual Precautions Global Measles Outbreak Notice Measles is in many countries and outbreaks of the disease are occurring around the world. Before you travel internationally, regardless of where you are going, make sure you are protected fully against measles.

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Vietnam Travel Guide | National Geographic

National Geographic’s latest travel stories about Vietnam

Vietnam 2020: Best of Vietnam Tourism – Tripadvisor

Vietnam Tourism: Tripadvisor has 3,727,783 reviews of Vietnam Hotels, Attractions, and Restaurants making it your best Vietnam resource.

Vietnam Travel Advisory

Travel.State.Gov >Travel Advisories > Vietnam Travel Advisory

36 Hours in Hanoi

36 Hours Five years ago Hanoi might rightly have been viewed as Washington D.C.: a place of politicians and bureaucrats, conservative and a bit dull. But in recent years, thanks to a new pride injected by 1,000th-birthday celebrations in 2010, an influx of entrepreneurial Vietnamese returnees, expats and a creative Internet-enabled population, the city’s pulse has quickened.

36 Hours in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

36 Hours Buzz, buzz, buzz. Whether it’s the roar of motorbikes, the near constant opening of bars and restaurants, the chatty nature of its inhabitants, or the abundance of great coffee, there’s just something invigorating about Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam’s largest metropolis.