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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.

Taboo-breaking election tests how much dissent Iran can handle
World

Taboo-breaking election tests how much dissent Iran can handle

Yahoo News From the lecterns of mass rally stages, and during live television debates, Iran’s presidential candidates have crossed multiple regime red lines in their bids to cast opponents as

Imported meat much cheaper than domestic products
Business

Imported meat much cheaper than domestic products

Vietnamnet - Imported meat available at nearly all large supermarkets in Hanoi is surprisingly cheap, posing a threat to the domestic livestock industry.

Is Vietnam spending too much on infrastructure?
Business

Is Vietnam spending too much on infrastructure?

Vietnamnet - Statistics show that Vietnam is among Asia’s biggest spenders on infrastructure.

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

'Snooki' inspired bill could cap N.J. college speaker fees: How much is too much?
World

'Snooki' inspired bill could cap N.J. college speaker fees: How much is too much?

Yahoo News The reality show “Jersey Shore” hasn’t been on the air in nearly five years. A bill capping payments for guest speakers at the state's universities to $10,000 passed 74-0 in the

VN market not affected much by Fed’s interest hike
Business

VN market not affected much by Fed’s interest hike

Vietnamnet - The domestic market remained stable on March 16 after the US Federal Reserve (Fed) raised its interest rates for the second time in three months, with the USD/VND exchange rate

For the French, a presidential election that couldn't get much stranger
World

For the French, a presidential election that couldn't get much stranger

Yahoo News Public exasperation with the French presidential election is on full display here this year. “J’en ai marre,” or “I’m fed up,” is an oft-repeated response at the Forum des Halles shopping

For Vietnamese workers, how much overtime is too much overtime?
Business

For Vietnamese workers, how much overtime is too much overtime?

En nexpress - As the country weighs the pros and cons of a higher limit for extra hours, take a look at the rules in other countries.

AP FACT CHECK: Album sales not up much despite Trump tweet
Politics

AP FACT CHECK: Album sales not up much despite Trump tweet

Yahoo News NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday that the album sales of Jackie Evancho, the teenage classical singer, have "skyrocketed" since the announcement that she

Not much room for foreign investors in Vietnamese banks
Business

Not much room for foreign investors in Vietnamese banks

Vietnamnet - Though three more banks will list shares on the UpCom market early next year, foreign investors have few opportunities to invest in Vietnamese banks.

How much do tourists really spend in Hanoi?
Travel

How much do tourists really spend in Hanoi?

En Vnexpress - The city, known for cheap food and accommodation options, is much more affordable than many other Asian destinations.

'Many people have too much unused property': tax dilemma
Business

'Many people have too much unused property': tax dilemma

Real estate is the most easily taxed and transparent asset because no one can hide or put it in a safe box. To apply this tax, it requires management coordination between the tax authorities, the

UN Israel vote to make peace negotiations 'much harder': Trump
Politics

UN Israel vote to make peace negotiations 'much harder': Trump

US President-elect Donald Trump said Saturday that the UN vote demanding Israel halt settlements in Palestinian territory would make a peace deal "much harder," but said it could happen anyway. "The

How much is a cup of coffee?
Business

How much is a cup of coffee?

With the cost price accounting for only 20-25 percent, high-end coffee chains are making big profits selling coffee at VND40-90,000 per cup.

Why Vietnam should care about how much Chinese tourists splurge
Business

Why Vietnam should care about how much Chinese tourists splurge

Credit Suisse has estimated that more spending by Chinese visitors can boost Vietnam’s GDP by 1 percentage point.

Bomb spreads carnage through much-loved Egypt church
Politics

Bomb spreads carnage through much-loved Egypt church

Coptic Christians were in mid-prayer Sunday when the ear-splitting blast tore through their church in Egypt's capital, spraying shrapnel into icon-covered walls and blowing out the tiled roof. The

How Drinking Too Much Water Put One Woman's Life In Danger
Science

How Drinking Too Much Water Put One Woman's Life In Danger

The 59-year-old woman went to the emergency room in October 2015 to get antibiotics for a UTI, according to the report. After she received her antibiotics, she intended to go home and rest, but

People should not worry much about Zika: medical experts
Health

People should not worry much about Zika: medical experts

Infection cases of Zika in Ho Chi Minh City escalated, according to the municipal Department of Health.

Analysis: Much uncertainty ahead in US-Cuba relationship
Politics

Analysis: Much uncertainty ahead in US-Cuba relationship

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fidel Castro's passing removes what was long the single greatest psychological barrier to a warmer U.S.-Cuba relationship. But it also adds to the uncertainty ahead with the

Successful Weight 'Losers': Here's How Much Less Time They Spend Sitting
Science

Successful Weight 'Losers': Here's How Much Less Time They Spend Sitting

People who want to keep weight off are often told to exercise more, but simply spending less time sitting down, and more time doing light activities, like taking a stroll around the office, may also

Life in America: How much are Vietnamese immigrants making?
Politics

Life in America: How much are Vietnamese immigrants making?

In terms of household income, the Vietnamese community is doing quite well, new data suggest.

The Last 100 Days: How much does saying ‘radical Islamic terrorism’ matter?
Politics

The Last 100 Days: How much does saying ‘radical Islamic terrorism’ matter?

President Obama does not talk about “radical Islamic terrorists” when discussing the war on ISIS. He generally avoids the expression “war on terrorism.” And earlier this year, he went on something of

Here's How Much You're Worth To Facebook
Tech

Here's How Much You're Worth To Facebook

Ever wonder what all that time you spend on Facebook is worth in cold, hard cash? Read on ...