As many as 19 people were elected for the Politburo at the 12th Congress, however, the body now has 16 after President Tran Dai Quang died in September 2018, former Ho Chi Minh City Party chief Dinh La Thang was sentenced to jail and Executive Secretary Dinh The Huynh is on sick leave. … [Read more...] about Vietnam might make exceptions to age limits for key leadership posts next term
With a population of over 97 million, Vietnam has experience in responding to outbreaks of other infectious diseases including SARS, MERS, measles and dengue. In the case of the novel coronavirus, Vietnam relied on four relatively cost-effective solutions to combat the virus, Gavi reported. … [Read more...] about Four key measures help Vietnam control coronavirus
VCCI’s survey conducted earlier this month revealed that 55 per cent of firms would maintain their operation scale in the third quarter of this year, 22 per cent planned expansion while only 21 per cent would narrow their business. VCCI said that the trend was better than the findings a month ago. … [Read more...] about Gov’t to boost firms, private investment to accelerate post-pandemic growth
To ensure a solid position in an ever-changing world and take the initiative to move on, this young generation will need to be equipped with a completely new set of skills. These skills allow children to make changes on their own to quickly adapt to a new environment or situation. The skills are not only important for survival but are among the key requirements for the children to work in the future. With global threats and risks about to happen any time, along with the impacts on work, life and habits, flexibility and adaptability will certainly help children to quickly overcome these issues. In addition, these skills help children excel in a globalised and culturally diverse world. … [Read more...] about Six skills to support children to break through post-pandemic world
Bochmann: COVID-19 has completely halted tourism activities, not only in Vietnam but pretty much the whole world. I don’t think that people outside the tourism industry completely understand how big the disruption is and how many people this affects. It’s not just hospitality workers in hotels and travel/tour operators (which number in the thousands), but also the families that rely on them to fill their rice bowls at home. For every hotel worker, travel/tour operator, there are also about four merchants, suppliers, farmers, shop owners, and drivers that rely on tourists to come to Vietnam and holiday or conduct business meetings, conferences, and exhibitions. … [Read more...] about How should Vietnam prepare for post-pandemic tourism recovery?