A facility in Yen Phong Industrial Zone of Bac Ninh Province, Vietnam is seen engulfed in flame in this video filmed on August 13, 2020. Video: Nguyen Dien / Tuoi Tre … [Read more...] about Conflagration destroys paint manufacturing workshop in northern Vietnam
However, the increase in consumer promotions also did not manage to pull up the purchasing power that went down quickly and deeply because of consumers’ spending cuts in the context of the complicated developments of the Covid-19 pandemic. Noticeably, in the first seven months of this year, the consumer structure and mentality have had changes in a negative direction. Visiting shopping malls in Ho Chi Minh City during this time, many people share the same feeling that sellers outnumber buyers, although several domestic and international brands are still offering to reduce their prices by up to 50 percent. In many retail markets, most of the non-food stalls have stopped selling because there are no customers, only the fresh food sector is still active. At supermarkets, the situation is better because many customers come to shop, but the purchasing power is not as strong as before, but only focuses on the groups of food and foodstuffs for daily needs. According to the MM Mega … [Read more...] about Sharing difficulties with consumers
In addition, companies are increasingly going digital. In terms of employees’ expectations, 46 per cent of survey respondents prefer companies to provide constant updates on business performance and upcoming plan. 39 per cent of them also want their company to work on solutions for similar crises in the future. IT investment and digital working are also highlighted in the survey to facilitate the digital future of work. … [Read more...] about How does business prepare for the ‘second wave’ of COVID-19 across Vietnam?
The municipal Department of Health has been asked to actively treat Covid-19 patients, minimizing the number of deaths, strictly implement Covid-19 prevention and control measures at medical centers and tactical hospitals, not underestimate the situation to prevent cross-infection and provide the best protection for medical staff and patients. … [Read more...] about Da Nang extends social distancing
Russia may not want to export the vaccine and what they may really want is the government’s approval of its use. Nevertheless, many have wondered whether the ‘Sputnik-V satellite’ is being launched faster than it shoud be, for reasons other than science? … [Read more...] about COVID-19 vaccine production shouldn’t be a political race