18:50 | 02/04/2020 Economy- Society
Hanoi will expand quick test stations for the COVID-19 virus and set up mobile testing stations from April 2 in a bid to screen for infection cases as soon as possible.
18:46 | 02/04/2020 Economy- Society
Phu Tho provincial Party Committee, authorities and people, on behalf of people nationwide and abroad, held a solemn ceremony to mark death anniversary of the Hung Kings, the national ancestors, on April 2 (the tenth day of the third lunar month).
Vietnamese economy resilient to external shocks: WB
05:00 | 02/04/2020 Economy- Society
HÀ NỘI — While Việt Nam remained significantly exposed to the COVID-19 outbreak and ongoing turbulence in global financial markets, its economy remained resilient to external shocks in the first few months of 2020, according to the World Bank (WB).
Challenges ahead for SMEs to avoid being left behind
09:53 | 30/03/2020 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Vietnamese small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) need to strengthen connectivity between domestic and foreign-invested enterprises, improve high quality workforce training and expand cooperation opportunities in order to avoid being left out of global supply chains.
Vietnam paves way to reduced plastic waste contamination
09:00 | 27/03/2020 Environmental Resources
(VEN) - Vietnam is joining a growing pioneering trend of paving roads with recycled plastic. The plastic-suffused asphalt reduces the amount of petroleum in asphalt and repurposes plastic waste that would otherwise contaminate the environment. It is also a cheaper alternative than traditional asphalt.
Vietnam seeks to control inventories, sales pressure
10:02 | 23/03/2020 Economy- Society
(VEN) - A sharp decline in consumer demand after the Tet holiday and the adverse impact of the Covid-19 epidemic have led to the lowest growth of retail sales and revenues from services in the first two months of 2020 compared with the same period in previous years.