Under the direction of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Vietnamese authorities and overseas representative offices will continue arranging for more flights to bring Vietnamese citizens home in the coming time, based on the pandemic developments at home and foreign countries and the capacity of local quarantine facilities. … [Read more...] about Vietnam brings home 350 citizens from Australia, New Zealand
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Hopes are therefore growing that the trade deal will provide a much-needed boost to the national economy, which is certain to suffer a slowdown from the 7% growth experienced before the novel coronavirus pandemic. Due to the current global COVID-19 crisis, this year’s target in terms of garment export turnover is US$34 billion, down from US$39 billion last year. … [Read more...] about EVFTA could turn Vietnam into new destination for manufacturers: Nikkei
The European-Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is also expected to be approved by the 14th National Assembly in its ongoing ninth meeting. Under the agreement, tax imposed on exports from Viet Nam to EU will be eliminated as soon as EVFTA takes effect or shortly thereafter (maximum seven years). Thanks to the EVFTA, Viet Nam’s revenue from exports to the EU is forecast to surge by 44 per cent by 2030. … [Read more...] about Can Viet Nam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?
The FOMC has lowered its key rate to zero while the central bank has rolled out trillions of dollars in liquidity to aid businesses battered by shutdowns to stop the virus's spread - moves that have been credited with bolstering equity markets even as the overall US economy remains dire. … [Read more...] about Nasdaq closes at new record high but S&P, Dow lower
Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam recorded no new COVID-19 cases on July 5, meaning the country has gone through 80 consecutive days without community infections, according to the National Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control. Among 355 cases confirmed in the country so far, 215 were imported and quarantined upon arrival. Some 11,466 people who had close contact with COVID-19 patients and came from pandemic-hit areas are under quarantine or medical monitoring. A total of 340 patients have recovered while the remaining 15 are being treated, with three testing negative at least twice for the coronavirus./. … [Read more...] about No new COVID-19 cases reported in Vietnam on July 5