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40 percent of Vietnamese kids lack sleep because of much studying
Health

40 percent of Vietnamese kids lack sleep because of much studying

According to Dr. Johnathan Halevy from Family Medical Practice infirmary, half of preschool students and 40 percent of Vietnamese adolescents sleep less than a normal sleep of 8 hours.

VN firms lack talent strategies
Business

VN firms lack talent strategies

Vietnamnet - Multinational companies focus on building talent management strategies right from the early stage of their businesses, but many of their Vietnamese counterparts do not, a seminar heard

Lack of info to keep stocks quiet
Business

Lack of info to keep stocks quiet

Vietnamnet - Viet Nam’s stock market outlook will likely remain negative this week as a lack of supporting business information and potential global risks drive investor confidence down, according

Lack of information to keep stocks quiet
Business

Lack of information to keep stocks quiet

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s stock market outlook will likely remain negative this week as a lack of supporting business information and potential global risks drive investor confidence down, according

Clean energy in Vietnam – much potential, but lack pricing mechanism
Business

Clean energy in Vietnam – much potential, but lack pricing mechanism

Vietnamnet - Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has recently proposed putting forth a mechanism for auctions of renewable energy projects from 2020 onwards, to give impetus to the development of this

Clean energy – much potential, but lack pricing mechanism
Business

Clean energy – much potential, but lack pricing mechanism

Vietnamnet - Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has recently proposed putting forth a mechanism for auctions of renewable energy projects from 2020 onwards, to give impetus to the development of this

Readers write: Examining populism, family entertainment, lack of trust
World

Readers write: Examining populism, family entertainment, lack of trust

Yahoo News Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test? Regarding the Jan. 26 article “Mary Tyler Moore expanded America’s view of what a woman can be” (CSMonitor.com): Mary Tyler Moore was

Lack of timber threatens wood industry
Business

Lack of timber threatens wood industry

Vietnamnet - Hon Do beach in the central province of Ninh Thuan is a dormant treasure waiting to be discovered and developed. Tourists should come, but only if they promise to protect the pristine

Lack of justice over war crimes fuels spiraling violence in Central African Republic: Amnesty
World

Lack of justice over war crimes fuels spiraling violence in Central African Republic: Amnesty

Yahoo News By Kieran Guilbert DAKAR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Perpetrators of war crimes including murder and rape in Central African Republic are going unpunished and fuelling worsening

Canadian gold mining company suspends Vietnam operation due to lack of fund
Business

Canadian gold mining company suspends Vietnam operation due to lack of fund

Vietnamnet - Canada’s Besra Gold Inc has suspended operations at the Phuoc Son gold mine in the central province of Quang Nam because it had run out of money.

One-sentence draft bills criticized for lack of transparency
Politics

One-sentence draft bills criticized for lack of transparency

Yahoo News AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — With the annual return of legislators to the Maine Statehouse comes the predictable pile of one-sentence draft bills that give an idea of what legislators want to do,

Flight booking systems lack basic privacy safeguards, researchers say
Tech

Flight booking systems lack basic privacy safeguards, researchers say

Yahoo News - By Eric Auchard HAMBURG (Reuters) - Major travel booking systems lack a proper way to authenticate air travelers, making it easy to hack the short code used on many boarding passes to

Colombia probe finds human error, lack of fuel in air crash
World

Colombia probe finds human error, lack of fuel in air crash

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A series of human errors caused an airliner to run out of fuel and crash in Colombia last month, killing 71 people including most of a Brazilian soccer team, aviation

Kremlin blames lack of US cooperation for Palmyra blow
World

Kremlin blames lack of US cooperation for Palmyra blow

The Kremlin on Monday deplored the lack of cooperation with the United States in Palmyra after Islamic State jihadists re-entered the ancient Syrian city over the weekend. "We regret that we have yet

Vietnam’s tourism boom hindered by lack of workers, guides
Travel

Vietnam’s tourism boom hindered by lack of workers, guides

Businesses in the industry said only 10 percent of tour guides in Vietnam know a foreign language.

Lack of access to medicine in Latin America taken to rights body
World

Lack of access to medicine in Latin America taken to rights body

Complaints over lack of access to medicine in Latin America were brought before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights on Tuesday, with demands that big drug companies be punished for

Lack of Sun in Teen Years Linked to Nearsightedness Later On
Science

Lack of Sun in Teen Years Linked to Nearsightedness Later On

Teens and young adults who spend more time outdoors may be less likely to become nearsighted later in life than those who spend less time outdoors, a new study suggests. People in the study who spent

Gabon postpones legislative elections citing lack of money
World

Gabon postpones legislative elections citing lack of money

Gabon has postponed legislative elections set for Dec. 27 until next July because of a lack of money, the interior ministry said in a statement on Saturday. "The constitutional court has ... decided

Bolivia suspends airline as Colombian crash probe points to lack of fuel
World

Bolivia suspends airline as Colombian crash probe points to lack of fuel

By Daniel Ramos and Fredy Builes LA PAZ/MEDELLIN, Colombia (Reuters) - Bolivian authorities on Thursday suspended the license of a tiny charter airline whose plane crashed in Colombia this week after

Small firms in Vietnam lack access to bank credit, business group says
Business

Small firms in Vietnam lack access to bank credit, business group says

Only 30 percent of small and medium-sized companies manage to take out loans from banks.

Lack of ID delays Ellen's entry into White House for award
Politics

Lack of ID delays Ellen's entry into White House for award

WASHINGTON (AP) — Who says Presidential Medal of Freedom honorees have to bring an ID to get into the White House?

Five million lack toilets in Vietnam
Health

Five million lack toilets in Vietnam

Only about 65 per cent of rural households in Vietnam have standard toilets, said associate professor Nguyễn Thị Liên Hương, director of the Health Environment Management Agency under the Ministry of

5 million Vietnamese lack standard toilets
Politics

5 million Vietnamese lack standard toilets

Environmental problems caused by poor sanitation cost Vietnam around US$780 million per year, the World Bank estimates.

Lack of snow forces cancellation of 1st men's WCup downhill
World

Lack of snow forces cancellation of 1st men's WCup downhill

OBERHOFEN, Switzerland (AP) — Lack of snow in Canada has forced the cancellation of the first men's World Cup speed races of the season.