Singapore 

Enhanced app helps CGH nurses converse with patients in Cantonese, Hokkien and Malay, Singapore News

SINGAPORE – Changi General Hospital (CGH) has launched an enhanced version of a mobile app developed by its nurses to help them communicate with patients in Cantonese, Hokkien and Malay. Called i-COMM, the app was shown on Saturday (June 29) at the International Council of Nurses (ICN) Congress 2019 held at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre in Marina Bay. The app can play audio recordings of 500 common stock phrases each for Cantonese, Hokkien and Malay, and can highlight key words to help the nurses pick up a dialect…

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Vietnam 

Fight against origin fraud to be enhanced – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

  Violations of “made-in-Việt Nam” labelling would be strictly handled. — Photo tienphong,vn HÀ NỘI — The National Steering Committee for Combating Smuggling, Commercial Fraud and Counterfeit Goods has asked the handling of violations related to “made-in-Việt Nam” origin fraud to be enhanced. The order came amid a reported flow of foreign-made and counterfeit products labelled as “made-in-Việt Nam”, especially consumer and fashion goods, which was causing a loss to the State budget revenue and damage to consumers as well as negatively affecting domestic export firms. Fighting origin fraud was essential…

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