Each of the boat at the market is hung with ‘cay beo’ - a long pole which is attached with a bunch of fruits or flowers atop so that customers can see which goods are sold and are on sale on the boat from a distance. On offer on the boats include fresh fruits, daily utensils, as well as authentic local dishes such as ‘hot vit lon’ (balut), noodles, duck salad, hu tiu’ (noodles with pig's bones) as well as coffee and other morning beverages. … [Read more...] about Phong Dien floating market: An interesting stop for visitors to Mekong Delta
Bull market has long memory of bearish times
Therefore, bank savings accounts at a common interest rate of 4.3% - 5% per year for deposits with a term from one month to less than six months, 5.3% - 7% per year for deposits with a term from six months to less than 12 months, or 6.6% - 7.5% per year for deposits with a term of over 12 months may run low risks and is thus chosen by many people. What’s more, the growth rate of capital mobilization has remained positive throughout the years, 12.5% in 2019, higher than 11.3% in 2018. Obviously, except for the gold market, which generated an annual growth rate of more than 16% in 2019, bank deposits with a term of more than six months may be safer than other investment channels. … [Read more...] about The best investment channel, again?
There is also a need to develop renewable sources amid a government commitment to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 8% with domestic resources and 25% with international support by 2030 on a business-as-usual basis, according to the U.S.-based ratings agency. … [Read more...] about U.S., S.Korea investors keen on LNG power projects in Vietnam
Tokyo Metro has provided similar support in the Vietnamese capital of Hanoi, including human resources development for railway operations. As such, the Japanese firm is providing know-how in urban railway operations to the two major Vietnamese cities suffering from traffic congestion. … [Read more...] about Japan assists HCMC in urban railway management
International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva, presenting the fund’s outlook to central bankers and finance ministers in Riyadh, said the virus would likely lower China’s economic growth this year to 5.6%, down 0.4 percentage points from its January outlook, and shave 0.1 percentage points from global growth. … [Read more...] about Hubei province reports 630 new coronavirus cases, but WHO concerned by global spread