Friday, 27 May, 2022

Topic: Vietnam

Fossil leads to discovery of sabre-toothed predator & how fallen meteorites can be found using AI

ScientiFix, our weekly feature, offers you a summary of the top global science stories of the week, with links to their sources.

Why is India no electronics hub like China? Govt cites high tariffs, no subsidies as challenges

Vision Document for the electronics manufacturing industry aims for it to be worth $300 billion by 2026, notes ‘punitive duty and tax’, lack of ‘robust ecosystem’ as challenges.

Covid-19: Workers flee Ho Chi Minh City as lockdown eases & S Korea to vaccinate pregnant women

ThePrint brings you some important global stories on the coronavirus pandemic.

Covid-19 pandemic — Vietnamese man jailed for ‘spreading’ virus, Hong Kong eases travel rules

ThePrint brings you some important global stories on the coronavirus pandemic.

Vietnam Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh to undertake maiden visit to India in December

In his first visit to India since taking charge, Vietnam PM is expected to discuss advancing the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries with PM Narendra Modi.

Modi rings new Vietnamese PM, says both nations share vision of stability in Indian Ocean Region

In a telephonic conversation, Modi congratulated Pham Minh Chinh, and expressed confidence that the comprehensive strategic partnership will continue to become stronger.

Vietnam discovers new Covid variant which is hybrid of strains first found in India & UK

Vietnam Health Minister said that scientists identified the variant while examining the genetic makeup of the virus that had infected some recent patients.

Last queen of Hawaii to a Ghanaian freedom fighter — six women we should know better

For Women’s History Month, it is important to highlight the contributions of women across society.

India ranks 86 of 98 countries in Covid response index, New Zealand, Vietnam, Taiwan in top 3

The performance index by Lowly Institute used publicly available data on Covid-19 response. China was excluded from the list due to lack of publicly available data. 

US, EU’s immunisation drive stumbles amid vaccine shortages & other Covid news

As the Covid-19 pandemic shows no signs of letting up, ThePrint highlights the most important stories on the crisis from across the globe.

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Gautam Adani’s food venture Adani Wilmar is best-performing IPO in Asia

The food company has almost tripled since its debut and outperformed 121 Asian initial public offerings worth over $100 million this year.


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Army accuses Pakistan of ‘deceit under garb of LoC ceasefire’ as infiltration bid is foiled

Three terrorists were killed Thursday while they were attempting an infiltration into J&K's Keran sector from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.