The Việt Nam Red Cross Society Central Committee announced on Wednesday that it had received $100,000 from Lee’s Sandwiches, a US-based chain of fast-food restaurants selling Vietnamese food, to support disaster-affected people in the central region. … [Read more...] about Government allocates additional $29 million for localities hit by storms, floods
Anti poverty measures taken by government
Hanoi (VNA) – The 14th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Transnational Crime (AMMTC 14) was held via videoconference on November 26 under the chair of the Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security (MPS). In his remarks, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc noted that at the recent 37th ASEAN Summit, leaders of the member states agreed on many measures and major orientations for developing the ASEAN Community, with people always at the centre, and assisting people and businesses to soon overcome the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact, stabilise their life, ensure social order, and recover economic growth. In particular, the Political-Security Community is an important pillar in the building of a united and strong ASEAN Community that can bring into play its stature and central role in regional security issues, he said. Apart from the COVID-19 combat, regional countries have also had to deal with another “dangerous enemy” which is the growing transnational crime, he said, pointing … [Read more...] about ASEAN ministers gather to discuss transnational crime fight
In the 51st minute, as England goalkeeper Peter Shilton reached to catch the ball, Maradona jumped alongside him and with a deftness that fooled the eye, flicked the ball with his hand through the England goalkeeper's arms and into the net. The referee allowed the goal to stand. … [Read more...] about Football legend Diego Maradona dead at 60
Vietnam’s control of the pandemic and its continued growth has further cemented its position as a safe business environment compared to others. And US businesses have noticed. Apple has planned to shift significant production of its products including its AirPods to Vietnam. … [Read more...] about How US investors’ positive sentiment towards Vietnam grows stronger?
This is due to the ongoing pandemic causing a decline in business performance, making it difficult for firms to contribute to state coffers and because of the government’s application of policies on supporting healthcare, production, and social security. Policies on deferring tax payments and directly supporting both businesses and individuals have also mounted to tens of billions of US dollars. … [Read more...] about Budget rise to cushion country’s growth hopes