The ministry asked the Vietnam National Coal – Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) and the military-run Dong Bac Corporation to get ready for the negative impact of the epidemic, saying they must prepare sufficient personnel, equipment and supplies for coal production and distribution, and to ensure stable supply for their customers, especially power producers. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES FEB. 25
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Employees are at work at a Viettien Garment Company factory. Many enterprises in the sector find it hard to maintain their production due to the coronavirus outbreak - PHOTO: THANH HOA HCMC – Many firms in the textile and garment, footwear, fashion and electronics sectors are finding it hard to maintain their production until the end of this quarter as materials are running short due to the coronavirus outbreak, said Vu Tien Loc, president of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI). … [Read more...] about Firms struggle to maintain production as coronavirus bites
A source from a private air carrier said it still paid at least $15,000 for a pilot and air-hostess despite flights stopping operations. Each flight needs at least three crew members for operation, excluding parking fees and services at the airport (about $200,000 each day). … [Read more...] about Tax reduction could help businesses recover from Covid-19
Like many of Vinh’s friends, 20 of Hien’s have also returned to Vietnam since February 20 as the number of Covid-19 cases rose day after day. Some were even willing to postpone their study plans in case the epidemic got out of control in South Korea. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese in South Korea face dilemma: stay put or bail out?
Hanoi proposes isolating arrivals from South Korea epidemic areas for 14 days The Hanoi Department of Health has proposed putting any Korean or Vietnamese nationals who arrive from the epidemic areas in the Republic of Korea (RoK) in isolation for a 14-day period. … [Read more...] about Travellers from Korea’s outbreak zones quarantined after entering VN