Daily Archives: January 3, 2018

‘THE FUTURE IS AGILE’: 56% OF SCRUM PROFESSIONALS ANTICIPATE AN ORGANIZATIONWIDE AGILE TRANSFORMATION

State of Scrum 2017-2018 reports on survey of more than 2,000 Agile professionals to uncover trends in Scrum adoption, use and scaling

Denver, Colorado, Jan. 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Scrum Alliance, the largest certifying body in the Agile community, today released State of Scrum 2017-2018, an annual report that this year shows Agile transformation firmly on the horizon for organizations around the world.…

Best press works on fighting corruption, wastefulness honored

The best press works done in 2017 on fighting corruption and wastefulness were honored at a ceremony in Hanoi on Tuesday.

Since its launch a year ago, the first national press contest promoting the fight against corruption and wastefulness received 1,130 entries, which, organizers said, were all of professional quality and demonstrated journalists’ sense of responsibility and courage in fighting these evils.…

New Year greetings offered to religious dignitaries

The President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front’s branch in Lam Dong province has conveyed his New Year greetings to local religious dignitaries and followers.

During a meeting in Da Lat city on Tuesday, Nguyen Trong Anh Dong thanked religious organizations and followers for supporting local authorities in achieving socio-economic targets and ensuring security.…

US calls for emergency meeting on Iran

The US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley on Tuesday called on the UN Security Council to hold an emergency meeting on Iran.

Haley told reporters that Iran’s protests are the picture of a long-oppressed people rising up against their dictators.…

Da Lat international flower exhibition draws 60,000 visitors

The International exhibition and display of flowers and bonsais, and floral arrangement space drew 60,000 visitors, the Da Lat municipal People’s Committee said at the closing ceremony of the event on Tuesday.…

Vietnam launches Zero Hunger Action Program

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked for implementation of the Zero Hunger Action Program of Vietnam by 2025 after it is approved by the Prime Minister.

Mr. Dung, also Head of the National Steering Committee for the program, assigned the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development to build a working plan for the Committee in the first quarter of 2018.…

Kurdistan accepts Baghdad’s terms for dialogue

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) on Tuesday agreed with the Federal Government in Baghdad to engage in talks with the aim of ensuring that Baghdad restores control over crossing borders with Iran and Turkey.…