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East-West Seed Creates Opportunities for Students by Collaborating with VNUA


In Hanoi, on May 19, 2018, the Vietnam National University of Agriculture (VNUA) combined with about 70 companies from various fields organized the Job Fair in order to create a good chance for student graduated interact with companies in Vietnam. This is indeed a good opportunity for student understanding and grasp the labor market for their future career development.

Deputy Defense Minister Receives CEO of DAMEN Group


Deputy Minister of National Defense Sen. Lt Gen. Le Chiem received CEO of the Netherlands’ DAMEN Group Rene Berkvens in Hanoi on June 7, voicing his delight at the fruitful bilateral cooperation in shipbuilding.

Abbott Introduces Breakthrough Infant Formula


HMO, a special immune boosting ingredient previously found only in breast milk, is now part of Abbott’s Similac infant formula. Abbott announced the launch of its most innovative infant formula, Similac Eye-Q Plus with HMO (Human Milk Oligosaccharides), in Vietnam on June 4 in Hanoi; a groundbreaking development in infant nutrition science.

MDF Training Course on “Writing Winning Proposals”


You have an excellent project idea and it now comes to the challenge of gaining access to funding. Should you respond to a request for services, call for proposals or approach the donor organisations directly? An attractive, convincing and honest proposal will increase your chances manifold.

Abbott Brings Gift of Strength to Vietnam


In Vietnam, one of the countries with the fastest aging population, the number of individuals aged 50 and above is projected to reach more than 30 million by 2030 – a third of the nation’s populace. With more adults living longer than before, they are looking to lead active and healthy lifestyles as they get older. Muscle loss has been shown to be a key factor that can interfere with adults’ quality of life due to lack of strength. Good nutrition is critical in maintaining muscle health and strength with age.

Refit for Jack-Up MPI Enterprise at Damen Verolme Rotterdam


Damen Verolme Rotterdam (DVR) has completed a refit project on the MPI Enterprise, a 120-metre, self-elevating, DP2, wind turbine installation vessel owned and operated by MPI Offshore, part of the Vroon Group. The works included the installation of spud cans on her four-legged jacking system, which can elevate the vessel at rate of one meter per minute in water depths up to 45 meters. Acquired by Damen Shipyards Group in June 2017, DVR is one of the largest refit and repair yards in Western Europe, capable of accommodating any seagoing vessel or floating offshore unit.