In line with the framework of the US-ASEAN Health Futures scheme, the US has announced a number of new initiatives. This includes increasing investment to help ASEAN prepare for public health emergencies, along with the creation of the Health Futures Alumni Network with the aim of bringing together more than 2,400 medical and public health alumni through exchange programmes with Southeast Asia. VOV … [Read more...] about US CDC to open regional office in Hanoi to tackle COVID-19
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In Thursday’s press release, the U.S. State Department affirms that the country stands shoulder-to-shoulder with its ASEAN partners to mitigate the current pandemic, and also to strengthen ASEAN’s ability to prevent, detect, and respond to future zoonotic and other infectious disease outbreaks. … [Read more...] about US CDC to open Southeast Asian office in Hanoi: State Dept.
ADB Financial Sector Specialist for Southeast Asia Benita Ainabe said the Disaster Resilience Improvement Programme will support government policy reforms aimed at ensuring the government to quickly address the needs of vulnerable segments of the population following disasters. It will also strengthen the Philippines' overall response to disasters and pandemics. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia September 12
Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the global investment flow is likely to contract by 40% in 2020, but in Vietnam, newly registered capital has risen 6.6% and the number of new FDI projects inched up over 22% during the pandemic, Do Nhat Hoang, head of the ministry’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA), said while addressing a dialogue on FDI attraction held today, September 4. … [Read more...] about VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 8
Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh notes that immediately after the Government issued a decree on the certification of fragrant rice varieties exported to the EU, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) also issued a decision to instruct local businesses on relevant procedures on the certification of fragrant rice varieties exported to the EU. … [Read more...] about VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 12