Vietnam is currently home to more than 6.2 million people with disabilities, who have been among the hardest hit by the Covid-19 pandemic. According to the UNDP’s Rapid Assessment on Socio-Economic Impacts of Covid-19, 30% of people with disabilities lost their jobs, while some 50% had their work hours reduced and nearly 60% had to settle for pay cuts during the pandemic. … [Read more...] about Visually impaired people to receive online business training
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Hanoi, December 4 (VNA) – The Mekong – Republic of Korea (RoK) cooperation is of importance to boosting regional economic integration, innovation, and economic competitiveness of the two sides, Vietnamese Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Hoai Trung said at the 8th Mekong – RoK Business Forum on December 4. Bringing together over 350 representatives of ministries, sectors, localities business associations and enterprises from the six involved countries, the forum, which was held in both in-person and video conference formats, focused on a series of key topics, including the short- and long-term effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, development trends, challenges and opportunities facing businesses, particularly small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), and the governments’ policies to support firms in post-pandemic recovery. In his remarks at the event, Trung said since its establishment in 2011, the Mekong – RoK cooperation mechanism has … [Read more...] about Mekong – RoK cooperation facilitates regional economic integration: official
Vietnam always treasures and wishes to develop cooperation with the RoK in all fields, Minh said, asking the two foreign ministries to further promote their role in enhancing bilateral connections as the countries will mark the 30th founding anniversary of diplomatic ties in 2022. Vice Foreign Minister Lee affirmed that Vietnam is a key partner of his country, and the RoK Government always wants to intensify the two countries’ relations and cooperation. The RoK is ready to join Vietnam in concurrently fighting the COVID-19 pandemic and boosting socio-economic development, he added. During the RoK delegation’s stay in Vietnam, Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung had talks with his visiting counterpart. Trung suggested the RoK step up development cooperation with Vietnamese localities, especially those in the Mekong Delta; increase investment in the sectors Vietnam has demand for, particularly high technology; and soon take substantive measures to address trade … [Read more...] about Deputy PM Pham Binh Minh welcomes Vice Foreign Minister of RoK
He said that many foreign businesses – including those from Algeria, India, Cambodia, Canada, Armenia, Russia, Cuba, Taiwan, the Republic of Korea (RoK), Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Japan, and mainland China – have confirmed their participation. … [Read more...] about Vietnam Expo 2019 returns to Hà Nội
Explaining the rush of online game development in recent years, experts say Viet Nam has a lot of potential as a new market because nearly 70 per cent of the gamers are accessing the game for the first time. Also, because the country is located in Southeast Asia, it has a similar culture to China and South Korea so gamers understand and like kung fu novels. … [Read more...] about Online games: harmless fun or social problem?