With the cohesive and responsive spirit, as the ASEAN Chair 2020, Vietnam gives the highest priority to promoting solidarity and unity and effective coordination among member countries, as well as strengthening relations with partners to enhance the capacity to deal with unprecedented challenges: the COVID-19 pandemic and fierce competition in the regional and global geopolitical environment, in which the respect for law, including 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) must be heightened. … [Read more...] about Vietnam aspires to ASEAN unity, effective coordination
In case anyone spreads personal and private information or insults the dignity and honor of health workers on the frontline of the epidemic fight, as well as of patients and suspects, they will be investigated for "insulting others" and face a jail term of up to five years. … [Read more...] about Hanoi to jail those spreading fake news on Covid-19
The European-Viet Nam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is also expected to be approved by the 14th National Assembly in its ongoing ninth meeting. Under the agreement, tax imposed on exports from Viet Nam to EU will be eliminated as soon as EVFTA takes effect or shortly thereafter (maximum seven years). Thanks to the EVFTA, Viet Nam’s revenue from exports to the EU is forecast to surge by 44 per cent by 2030. … [Read more...] about Can Vietnam could take advantage of new foreign investment strategies?
In the meantime, 54.5 percent of five-star hotels allowed guest personalization via mobile apps, while only 34.6 percent of four-star ones did so. Nearly 43 percent (42.9 percent) of five-star hotels, compared to 28.6 percent of four-star accepted online check-in/ check-out. … [Read more...] about In Vietnam, 5-star hotels outshine 4-star in different aspects: Grant Thornton
Abuse of social networks to post or share false information will carry fines of VND10 million – 20 million ($430 – 860), according to the Article 101 of Decree 15/2020/ND-CP that stipulates penalties for administrative violations in the fields of postal services, telecommunications, radio frequency, information technology and electronic transactions. … [Read more...] about Pop singer fined for using unkind words