"Our bigger concern is our second-born daughter who just finished her university entrance exam, and our youngest child who just finished 5th grade. Just the other day, our daughter received admission letters from three universities in Hanoi. But she said she would not continue to study, but find a job to support us," Hao said, while carrying baskets out onto the street. … [Read more...] about Odd jobs keep Hanoi couple awake, in pocket
Big changes were made with the key personnel of Quoc Cuong Gia Lai Group, while the president of Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group, Doan Nguyen Duc, has not been able to escape difficulties despite his efforts to sell assets to pay debts. However, HAG is still facing difficulties as a large proportion of total assets is long-term work in progress with total value of over VND11.4 trillion and inventories worth VND2.3 trillion, while short- and long-term receivables continue to increase to VND10.8 trillion. … [Read more...] about Biggest business stories: August 31 to Sep 6
Maybe you accept it. It’s Vietnamese culture, you chuckle to yourself. It’s not that bad, you try and convince your travel buddies. You’re not going to let a distant but persistent racket wreck your holiday. The warbler – perhaps a fellow tourist in a nearby hotel – wants to enjoy their holiday just as much as you do, and that’s fine. The Vietnamese don’t seem to mind, so why should you? … [Read more...] about Do foreigners have the right to complain about countryside karaoke?
Although winning national and international prizes in computer science and science had earned him a spot at the University of Science and Education under the University of Da Nang as an information technology major, Anh decided to break loose from his studies and develop a personal vision and sense of purpose. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese inventor makes social impact with drowsiness warning glasses
Moreover, many buyers are using corporate bonds as an alternative to cash. However, fewer dealers are willing to trade bonds in size, leading to liquidity risk. “If liquidity risk occurs, investors seeking to sell their bonds may not receive a price that reflects the true value of the bonds,” said economist Nguyen Minh Phong. … [Read more...] about Corporate bond activity welcome as market shocks persist unabated