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Vietnamese graduates overseas should expect to start at bottom

Readers shared various advices for students coming to study overseas, including choosing a competitive major and not being picky about jobs.
December 8, 2023 | 04:30 pm PT

Citizens as ultimate corruption inspectors

In the recent Van Thinh Phat corruption scandal, there were many shocking figures. This includes a US$5.2 million of bribes to a government official in charge of the inspectorate duty to ignore its violations.
December 6, 2023 | 04:31 pm PT

Nguyen Khac Giang

Young deliverymen and xe om drivers are waste of resources

In the current context of digital technology along with storms of layoffs and economic difficulties, more young people with high qualifications and expertise are flocking to work as shippers and motorbike taxi drivers.
READERS' VIEWS December 6, 2023 | 03:41 pm PT

I am losing hundreds of dollars a month as ChatGPT took my job

AI can now create content, make images, and even videos quickly.
READERS' VIEWS December 4, 2023 | 05:08 pm PT

Now is the time to climb high on climate and nature

Vietnam's economy has multiplied in size by 13 times since the mid-1990s. It’s an amazing economic and social success story but one that urgently needs redefining as the global economy shifts towards net zero.
December 4, 2023 | 05:05 pm PT

Guy Williams

In globalized world, Vietnam should mandate English exam

English will no longer be a compulsory subject in Vietnam’s national high school graduation exam in 2025, and readers don’t see that as a good idea.
READERS' VIEWS December 1, 2023 | 04:00 pm PT

Economically speaking, pubs help

A lot of problems are caused by drinking, but pubs should not be seen as the source of social evils.
READERS' VIEWS November 30, 2023 | 03:32 pm PT

What if your child is bullied at school?

I recently heard about two cases of school bullying in one week.
November 30, 2023 | 03:31 pm PT

Tran Hung Thien

Suspending licenses won't deter drunk drivers

As HCMC police are operating a grand year-end anti-drunk driving campaign, readers suggested stiffer punishment for violators than license suspension.
READERS' VIEWS November 29, 2023 | 08:18 pm PT

My neighbor runs a foul-smelling and noisy dog farm

My neighbors' family raises dozens of dogs for sale, and the smell of feces and urine combined with the ear-splitting barking all day and night caused me so much insomnia that I have had to seek psychological treatment.
READERS' VIEWS November 27, 2023 | 04:34 pm PT

Family, an emotional safe haven

Late one evening a parent called me frantically and said: "Teacher, please help my child. He won't listen to me. He wants to quit school and become a hermit."
November 26, 2023 | 05:08 pm PT

Giap Van Duong

You may try very hard and still not be able to buy a house in Saigon

You are working hard to buy a house in Saigon, but there are thousands of other people putting in 10 times more effort than you.
READERS' VIEWS November 25, 2023 | 04:00 pm PT

The entrepreneurs who have no idea what will hit them

A restaurant is listed for sale with over 300 meters of usable area, two floors of business space and valuable kitchen equipment. I saw the advertisement, knew the story, and was sad.
November 22, 2023 | 04:47 pm PT

David Pickus

Parents need to stop checking their child's classroom camera every 30 minutes

Everytime we meet, my young mother friends turn on the camera app on their cell phones every now and then to see how the teachers are teaching their children.
READERS' VIEWS November 22, 2023 | 03:45 pm PT

Home security cameras risk family privacy

Many Vietnamese people have security cameras installed all over their houses, not aware of the risk of personal data breaches.
READERS' VIEWS November 20, 2023 | 03:14 pm PT
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