Workers are seen assembling clothes at a garment factory in Thu Duc District, Ho Chi Minh City. Photo: M.L. / Tuoi Tre Hoang Quy, aged 34, was working for a welding workshop in Binh Thanh District, Ho Chi Minh City before it went out of business. Quy is now a barber working for a shop in the city’s Binh Tan District. … [Read more...] about Jacks of all trades: Odd-jobbers wiggle way through pandemic in Saigon
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The Vietnamese embassy in Italy, which is also in charge of the Republic of Cyprus, along with the Vietnamese Embassy in Saudi Arabia and the national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines coordinated with the hosts’ relevant agencies to bring home over 270 Vietnamese citizens from Cyprus and Saudi Arabia on August 8-9. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia August 10
Loc Troi Group Jsc based in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang saw post-tax profits plummet by 55 percent year-on-year to VND116 billion ($5 million), and revenues by half to VND2.2 trillion ($94.73 million). … [Read more...] about Pesticide producers’ profits plummet as Covid-19 hits farming
Staring at the last photo I had with the former Party chief on the occasion of his 90th birth anniversary, emotions overflowed in my heart. He was my teacher, my brother, a wise and unyielding revolutionary of the Party, and an excellent follower of President Ho Chi Minh. He’s now gone forever! I never expected it to happen even though I prepared myself for the bad news each time I visited him in the hospital. … [Read more...] about Farewell to Comrade Le Kha Phieu – a simple but unyielding communist!
Visitors flock back to HCM City’s oldest garden post Covid-19 After closing for nearly two months because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Saigon zoo and botanical gardens Thao Cam Vien reopened in late May and has once again become a popular destination for visitors, in particular youngsters. … [Read more...] about Rare transgenic orchids in close-up in Hanoi