Buying grammar books and using a dictionary donated by her younger sister, Lan Anh studied on her own, returning home to work in her parent's grocery store. When there were no shoppers, she learned English. Some neighbors asked her to teach their children. … [Read more...] about Born with agent orange, Hanoi teacher escapes fate
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Nguyen Minh Khoa, a Son La police officer; Tran Van Dien, a former officer at the Son La vocational center; Hoang Thi Thanh, former head of Quynh Nhai District’s Farmers' Association; and Lo Thi Truong, niece of Lo Van Huynh, were given jail terms of eight years and nine years and suspensions lasting three years and 30 months, respectively, for giving bribes. … [Read more...] about Son La court sentences 12 in exam cheating scandal
Frank Bochmann is seen in a photo he provided Tuoi Tre News. Saebel: Vietnam’s tourism sector has been tragically affected by the outbreak of COVID-19. Airlines, hotels, restaurants, laundry facilities, amusement parks, transport companies, tour operators, and homestay owners have all seen their business come to a standstill. The loss of revenue and livelihoods for Vietnamese employees and entrepreneurs alike in all spheres is devastating and the real effects will only be seen as savings and cash funds dry up. … [Read more...] about How should Vietnam prepare for post-pandemic tourism recovery?
A teller counts Vietnamese banknotes. Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, banks in HCMC have provided support for some 224,000 local firms and household businesses – PHOTO: VNA HCMC – Banks in HCMC have lowered their interest rates and rescheduled loans worth VND290.5 trillion (US$12.4 billion) for around 224,000 firms and household businesses reeling from the coronavirus pandemic. … [Read more...] about HCMC banks offer support for 224,000 virus-hit businesses
When asked about their immediate needs, respondents focused on food, a cash allowance or other financial support, showcasing the significance of an immediate disability-inclusive response because they are already the poorest of the poor, have now lost their jobs and are having difficulty finding alternative sources of income. … [Read more...] about Disabled people face numerous challenges during Covid-19 pandemic: UNDP