More than 24,000 workers are now confined to their dorms - on full pay and with meals provided. The government says it is also "aggressively" testing and has started moving some virus-free residents to empty properties or army camps to try to reduce the density. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Should the world worry about Singapore’s virus surge?
The statement was made by deputy Minister of Construction Le Quang Hung during a meeting about building makeshift hospitals on April 9. Hung has assigned the National Institute of Architecture and State Authority for Construction Quality Inspection and Vietnam National Construction Consultants Corporation to oversee the construction quality. Agencies were asked to research options for multiple hospitals, from setting up field hospitals to converting existing constructions like stadiums into makeshift hospitals. Experienced and reputable units will be asked to prepare everything to carry out the work immediately if the order is out. Do Thanh Tung, head of the National Institute of Architecture, said examples from the fields hospitals in China, the UK and Russia built during the pandemic showed that there were key requirements that must be met. It must have a suitable location that is far away from residential areas but still connected to transport networks, food sources, electricity, … [Read more...] about Vietnam plans to build more makeshift hospitals
SHB believes the capital contribution of foreign partners will help the bank take advantage of experience, management ability and modern and professional distribution channels, as well as advanced technologies. These could be breakthroughs for SHBFC and help to improve its share in the consumer loan market. … [Read more...] about SHB to sell financial arm to foreign partners
In 2016, to diversify its products and complete the automobile manufacturing and trading value chain, the company established the THACO Special Vehicles Manufacturing Limited Company (THACO SV) to make high-quality semi-trailers, special vehicles and heavy-duty special vehicles with features that meet the various requirements of the domestic and overseas markets. … [Read more...] about THACO to export semi-trailers to demanding US market
The city People’s Committee has requested departments and districts to work on a directive issued by the Prime Minister on facilitating creative start-ups and reducing unimportant procedures and regulations, with the aim of helping businesses approach markets more easily. … [Read more...] about Cần Thơ to simplify procedures for start-ups