A family in the village of Hartley Wintney, west of London, on Sunday watches Britain's Queen Elizabeth II deliver a special address to the UK and Commonwealth recorded at Windsor Castle in relation to the coronavirus outbreak. — AFP/VNA Photo … [Read more...] about UK PM in hospital as queen says united effort will defeat virus
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I am convinced that Vietnam will emerge stronger from this crisis with a prudent monetary and fiscal policy. The role of the Vietnamese economy in the world will grow. In view of the foreseeable fall in asset prices, particularly in the EU, good investment opportunities will arise for Vietnam within the framework of the ratified EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement. In any case, free trade will help all participating nations to get back on their feet more quickly. So far, it seems that the current Vietnamese crisis policy can indeed serve as a role model for others. … [Read more...] about Coping with the outbreak in the Vietnamese way – a role model?
On the other hand, Tech In Asia assessed that maybe investors prefer Shopee over Garena. This is reflected by SEA’s initial public offering (IPO) in 2017, when Shopee was the main factor that helped SEA lure in more investors. Notwithstanding, everything has changed. After the failure of WeWork, investors are more interested in profitability. That means even if the companies produce high growth rates or show positive prospects but are far from making profit in the short term, they will not be appreciated by investors. … [Read more...] about Should SEA Group stop pouring capital in Shopee?
With the Prime Minister's Directive No. 16 on social distancing measures coming into force from April 6, Quang Ninh has requested that relevant forces move to strengthen supervision over the actions of local residents in public places. Moreover, steps should also be taken to strictly punish people who refuse to wear masks in public, gather in groups of two people or more, or go out onto the streets for non-essential reasons. … [Read more...] about Quang Ninh gets tough on social distancing violations
On recent days, customers from different markets such as the US, EU, Spain, and most recenty Russia and Canada have voiced the rising demand to import medical supplies, such as protective gear, gloves, and face masks to serve the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. … [Read more...] about Vietnam promotes medical supply exports to support international fight against COVID-19