“Surge 04 has an incredibly talented and determined group of founders we’re proud to partner with. These are founders who have shown the courage to start up and persevere through an extremely challenging year. This cohort is a reflection of how the region’s startup ecosystem will look and think for the next few years – possibly impacting entire economies. Businesses going beyond home markets, thinking digital first, and leveraging technology to solve problems at scale for industries around the world. It’s incredible to be a part of this growth story,” said Rajan Anandan, Managing Director, Sequoia Capital India LLP. … [Read more...] about Sequoia Capital India’s Surge selects 17 startups who will thrive in a post-COVID world
10 excellent HR leaders have been recognised and celebrated for responsive human capital initiatives during COVID-19 Every sector was impacted in different ways, with some facing more difficulties than others. But even in the most affected sectors the best companies managed to outperform. One of the important early messages they communicated to their staff was that their health and livelihoods were the most important things that would be protected. In return for committing to no job cuts, their employees rallied to give their best to turning around the situation as fast as possible. When they were asked to change their jobs significantly, go that extra mile, or become creative, they were more than willing to do so. HR was central to leading this cultural transformation within their companies. … [Read more...] about How the best companies in Vietnam grew during COVID?
"Patient 1339" is a 36-year-old man from Thanh Xuan District, Hanoi. He landed on November 11 at the Tan San Nhat Airport from France on Vietnam Airlines flight VN5010. The second test of his samples showed Thursday that he was Covid-19 positive. He is also being treated at the Cu Chi Field Hospital. Six of his fellow passengers have already tested positive for the virus. … [Read more...] about Vietnam records eight new Covid-19 imported cases
"Patient 1096" is a 24-year-old resident of Tam Dao District in northern Vinh Phuc Province. On September 30, she arrived at Da Nang International Airport on Vietnam Airlines flight VN311 and was quarantined on entry. Her sample was taken on the same day and the test result on October 2 showed that she was positive for the virus. … [Read more...] about Japan returnee Vietnam’s latest Covid-19 patient
A day later, their samples tested by the Can Tho Province Disease Control Center returned positive for the novel coronavirus. They are being treated at the Sa Dec General Hospital in Dong Thap in the Mekong Delta. … [Read more...] about Vietnam records five new imported Covid-19 cases