Hanoi (VNA) – More than eight months after a serious incident causing public disorder in Dong Tam commune in Hanoi’s outskirt district of My Duc, the situation in the commune has returned to normal and local residents are joining in efforts to build new-style rural area, looking towards a bright future. New-style rural area building casts new look to Dong Tam Developing new-style rural area has brought about a facelift to the commune, with paved roads running across villages and hamlets, and public works such as schools, medical facilities and markets upgraded, thus improving the local living conditions and opening up more opportunities for economic development. The improvement was the result of the communal People’s Committee’s timely direction and enhanced management in all sectors. In the coming time, the local authority will boost economic restructuring towards increasing share of industry-service in the economy, encourage the application of advanced … [Read more...] about Residents in Dong Tam commune join hands to build new-style rural area
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Hanoi (VNA) – Viettel Telecom, a subsidiary of the Military Industry and Telecoms Group, took the lead among four mobile service providers in Vietnam in terms of mobile service in September, according to the Department of Telecommunications under the Ministry of Information and Communications. Earlier, the department conducted a survey on the quality of mobile services in the northern provinces of Lang Son and Bac Giang in the last two weeks of September. Viettel topped the list as it met all six criteria, especially techniques, readiness of wireless services, and call quality. The results reflecting the technical quality of the mobile service providers in the surveyed localities were valid at the time of the survey. Viettel is followed by other mobile service providers, namely VinaPhone, MobiFone and Vietnamobile. Last year, Frost & Sullivan honoured Viettel Telecom as the best mobile data service provider in Vietnam 2019./. … [Read more...] about Viettel named best mobile service provider in Vietnam
Since 2000, USAID, through the Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance, has provided more than $26 million in disaster response, preparedness, and risk reduction assistance in Vietnam. Through the Department of Defense, the U.S. Government has also provided more than $28 million since 1998 to train military and civilian emergency responders and develop and equip disaster management centers, maritime response centers, and disaster shelters at the community level. USAID continues to support Vietnam’s disaster relief efforts and plans are underway to provide additional assistance. … [Read more...] about The United States Announces Assistance to Vietnam to Respond to Tropical Storm Linfa
Therefore, in the short term, consumption demand stimulus will be effective with interventions in the price of goods and services. A subsidy policy will be able to do so directly or indirectly, but its focus of attention should be placed on food and foodstuff, since the need for safe, quality food is considerable among the three income groups mentioned above. Another thing to do is to boost the accessibility of commodity groups related to housing and home appliances. For example, help may come in the form of value added tax adjustments, or direct support for businesses. In case it is necessary to offset the VAT revenue deficit, the personal income tax rate bracket can be modified, reducing the number of taxable groups and putting up the tax rate for high-income earners. … [Read more...] about Demand stimulus: where to begin?
Nurturing the passion Running has become a popular activity in Vietnam these days as people know how many benefits the affordable sport can bring to our body and soul, without having to pay for an expensive facility and the need for training equipment. With series of amateur and professional races organised from north to south, the sport slowly but surely becomes a magnet, attracting runners of all ages, professions, and genders. … [Read more...] about The hardest part of a journey is the start