Regarding the impact of the outbreak in the mid to long term, the company said it could raise the health and hygiene consciousness of Vietnamese consumers, which would drive further development of hygiene products for personal care and home care, including bar soap, handwash, hand sanitizer, household cleaning products, tissues, and others. … [Read more...] about What effect will COVID-19 have on Viet Nam’s FMCG market?
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HCM City (VNA) – The tourism market is expected to recover this summer after the outbreak of the acute respiratory disease caused by a novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Tours to popular destinations at home and abroad such as southwestern and northern provinces, Thailand, Bali (Indonesia), the Maldives, India, the Republic of Korea, Japan and European countries have been reserved. Deputy general director of the low-cost airline Vietjet Air Nguyen Thanh Son said communications is important to promote tourism programmes at home and abroad. Head of the sale and marketing department at Vietnam Airlines Nguyen Dang Cuong said along with raising public awareness of COVID-19 prevention, promoting tourism is one of the solutions to support the sector’s recovery in the coming time. The national flag carrier will carry out online registration for tourism promotion programmes for businesses, he said, adding that the airline will coordinate with enterprises to build a maximum discount … [Read more...] about Tourism market hoped to recover in summer
Three days after the epidemic announcement, Dat’s hotel had to let four employees take temporary leave. The hotel owner even told him to turn off half the lights to save electricity. Dat managed to rent out only two rooms until February 19 and that too by offering a 50 percent discount. He hopes that would be enough to cover the electricity bill for the month. … [Read more...] about Province at center of coronavirus epidemic hit hard as people keep away
BSA credits the Vietnamese authorities, including the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, for conducting thorough nationwide inspections of corporations thought to be using illegal software. In 2019, the ministry conducted dozens of inspections and found violations among both Vietnamese and foreign-run corporations. With the Lunar New Year holiday season now complete, BSA believes that the government has an opportunity to step up its enforcement activities in the coming months. … [Read more...] about Hundreds of corporations in Viet Nam transition to legal software, but warns of ongoing risks: BSA