Prominent guests in attendance at the event hosted by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) include Mansukh Mandaviya, Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Shipping, Chemicals & Fertilizers, along with Pham Sanh Chau, the Vietnamese Ambassador to India. The event marks the first virtual fair of its kind to be held in India and is also one of the first globally, with the occasion taking place amid the context of the novel coronavirus pandemic being a major obstacle in terms of production, business, and trade activities worldwide. This is largely due to many countries deploying a range of measures such as imposing lockdowns and travel restrictions. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese products on show at first online healthcare expo in India
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Regardless, domestic consumption will not likely on its own return Vietnam anywhere close to its pre-COVID-19 growth trajectory. Its short-term outlook is therefore closely tied to the global economy’s ability to restart and for the rest of the world’s consumption to return. Most international agencies expect that to begin happening later this year and accelerate the next, with the Asian Development Bank, World Bank and International Monetary Fund all releasing forecasts at the end of the first quarter predicting Vietnam’s GDP growth to reach from 6.8% to 7% in 2021. … [Read more...] about Emerging from the pandemic, Vietnam must position itself for recovery
Shippers keep a safe physical distance while waiting at a food stall in HCMC – PHOTO: THANH HOA HCMC - The recovery of a 43-year-old British pilot, Vietnam’s last Covid-19 patient in intensive care, marks a turning point in the fight against the virus. The 91st Covid-19 patient in the country has spent over 100 days at HCMC Hospital for Tropical Diseases and Cho Ray Hospital. The length of his stay reflects the determination of doctors not to allow him to become Vietnam’s first Covid-19 death. He’ll be headed home on July 12. … [Read more...] about How did Vietnam dodge Covid-19?
Evidence of the strong will is the success of the growth in trade, an increase of more than 100 times in 2018 compared to 1995. From 2002 to 2011, a growth rate of 1,200 per cent was achieved, where the total investment of $1.5 billion was recorded in 2011, Vietnam reached more than $20 billion in bilateral trade. The figure stood at $75 billion last year, and $30.7 billion in the first five months of this year. As of May 20, the US had 1,032 valid investment projects in Vietnam, registered at $9.34 billion. … [Read more...] about American groups make progress across Vietnam
Heat wave sends temperature up to 42 degrees C in northern, central regions A new heat wave is forecast to hit the northern and central regions from June 22 – 24 and could push the temperature up to 42 degrees Celsius (107.6 degree Fahrenheit) in some areas. … [Read more...] about Farmers sow rice at night to avoid extreme heat in Hanoi