Firstly, it directly impacts agricultural trade because China is a huge agricultural export market for Vietnam, accounting for 24 per cent of Vietnam’s total exports. However, the epidemic has reduced 14 per cent of Vietnam’s export value to the country, particularly since January. By the end of January and into early February, right after the Lunar New Year, trade between the two countries was congested. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES FEB. 19
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The program hopes to impact 20,000 women entrepreneurs directly and 500,000 people indirectly while also engaging with 50 policymakers and regulators to enable six policies to support women entrepreneurs and introduce ten financing solutions to the market by 2023. … [Read more...] about UN launches project to boost women’s entrepreneurship in Vietnam
Nguyen Thanh Tam, a passenger in Ho Chi Minh City, said that ride-hailing services improved the lives of commuters in significant ways through technology – from transparency in pricing, convenience, and comfort to safety. Thus, it is unnecessary to require ride-hailing vehicles to install taxi plates and roof lights like traditional taxis as customers have access to all information of drivers such as their name, photo, and license plate number through the apps. … [Read more...] about Confusion over proposal to install taxi sign on ride-hailing cars
At a meeting on February 18 on the city’s January socioeconomic performance, Phong said that in 2018, the city established a working team to help remove any impediments to property projects. However, the team was only able to look into three to four projects at each meeting, Thanh Nien Online newspaper reported. … [Read more...] about HCMC to remove obstacles facing property firms
No doubt about that. We have to resume the traditional pig raising practice by small households to meet our people’s consumption as well as for pork-export. But with lessons learned from the recent swine fever, we have to re-organise the pig raising practice in a production chain among pig raising households, co-operatives, enterprises and others. By doing so, it will help us to prevent and control epidemics and retrieve the products’ origin. This is the best way to achieve a sustainable pig raising practice for all stakeholders involved in the production chain. … [Read more...] about When will the pig raising restore to normal?