Ban flowers can be eaten, too, and are often mixed into salads with galangal, bamboo shoots, and wild vegetables, or stir-fried with garlic, stewed with trotters, and then boiled and served with “cham cheo” – a local spice made of wild herbs. … [Read more...] about Ban – signature flower of Vietnam’s northwestern mountain region
Fdi inflows by region
The COVID-19 pandemic, the worst global crisis since WWII, is spreading swiftly with heavy tolls on humankind. The WHO should be commended for its role and responsibility in this global endeavor, and I wish to endorse this meaningful virtual conference under the theme “Stand in Solidarity to Combat COVID-19.” … [Read more...] about Vietnam PM tells Western Pacific Region health conference ‘concerted efforts’ will help beat COVID-19
In its latest update, the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting also said whirlwinds, hail and strong winds could appear during the heavy rains, with warnings of floods and landslides issued for the northern mountainous localities of Ha Giang, Tuyen Quang, and Lao Cai. … [Read more...] about Heavy showers to cool northern Vietnam
Taking on losses to gain market share has been a common strategy in regional e-commerce markets in the past years. In 2016, the total losses of the Big Four (Lazada, Tiki, Sendo, and Shopee) in Vietnam hit VND1.7 trillion ($73.9 million). The losses doubled to VND3.4 trillion ($147.83 million) in 2017 and VND5.1 trillion ($221.74 million) in 2018. … [Read more...] about Should SEA Group stop pouring capital in Shopee?
"With tens of thousands of employees across one of the most diverse regions in the world, it is imperative that we have a robust set of employee engagement and development initiatives to keep the entire DHL network operating As One. To be ranked as the Best Workplace in Asia again is a fantastic recognition of our efforts and the dedication of our people to deliver great service quality for our customers," said Mateen Thiruselvaam, Senior Vice President, Human Resources, DHL Express Asia Pacific. … [Read more...] about DHL Express ranked as Best Workplace in Asia by Great Place to Work® for second year