The list published by officials in the UK also includes Asian countries such as Japan, the Republic of Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong (China) and Vietnam. In the announcement, the UK government states that arrivals will not have to self-isolate on arrival providing that these are the only places passengers have been to or stopped in during the previous 14 days. … [Read more...] about UK offers isolation exemption for 59 countries, including Vietnam
A health worker disinfects a kindergarten in Kon Tum Province, Vietnam, July 4, 2020. Photo: T.T.N. / Tuoi Tre Vietnam has documented 28 diphtheria cases as of Sunday, of which 16 are in Dak Nong Province, 11 in Kon Tum Province, and one in Ho Chi Minh City. … [Read more...] about Vietnam raises alert as diphtheria death toll increases to three
Last but not least, that Viet Nam has been hailed as one of the countries most successful in controlling the COVID-19 outbreak at low cost, as well as its assistance and provision of medical equipment and face masks to other countries in their fight against the pandemic have helped raise investors’ confidence. This is a good opportunity for Viet Nam to attract investment and recover the economy, creating momentum for long-term and sustainable development. … [Read more...] about Can Viet Nam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?
“I am proud of the role the Australia-World Bank Group Strategic Partnership is playing in Việt Nam’s economic recovery. It will continue providing world-class economic advice and analysis for Viet Nam’s leaders and policy makers to accelerate economic recovery, with an increasingly strong focus on gender equality and social protection,” she said. … [Read more...] about World Bank, Australia to help Việt Nam mitigate impacts of COVID-19 and facilitate economic recovery
Most notably, the UK, which is completing the Brexit process, will remain part of the EU trade pact with Vietnam until the end of 2020. UK ambassador to Vietnam Gareth Ward told British companies in a recent online conference that both the UK and Vietnam are working on a bilateral trade deal, with an agreement expected to be reached by the end of the year. … [Read more...] about EVFTA could turn Vietnam into new destination for manufacturers: Nikkei