In 2009, when the VN Index soared from 324 points to the year's peak of 630 points, the richest stock billionaire had total assets worth over VND9 trillion. But now, one needs to have much more to be listed among the top billionaires. KBC price hovers around VND14,950 per share. With 75 million KBC in hands, Tam now ranks 53rd on the list of top billionaires. … [Read more...] about How much is needed to be listed among the top stock billionaires in Vietnam?
An employee from Hong Phat gold shop on the street who wished to remain anonymous told Viet Nam News that “they [gold investors] changed a lot. They used to shop for gold whenever the prices were higher.” … [Read more...] about COVID-19 sends Vietnam’s gold price soaring to 8-yr high
Washington D.C (VNA) – The US stands ready to cooperate with Vietnam and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in the fight against the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), US officials said at a recent meeting with representatives of the Vietnamese Embassy in the country. The meeting, which took place on February 19, saw the participation of Erika Elvander, Director of the Asia-Pacific Office under the US Department of Health and Human Services, and Mitchell Wolfe, Chief Medical Officer of the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The US officials applauded Vietnam’s medical capacity, especially in the control of the epidemic. Vietnamese leaders, from central to grassroots levels, have issued timely instructions and taken comprehensive, drastic measures to combat the disease, they said, lauding Vietnam’s efforts in improving public awareness of the virus. The US side … [Read more...] about US lauds Vietnam’s medical capacity
The U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is planning to send a delegation to Vietnam in March as it hails the Southeast Asian country's effective fight against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) epidemic, the Vietnamese Embassy in the U.S. said Thursday. … [Read more...] about United States’ CDC to send delegation to Vietnam in March: embassy
Director of Line Style Co., Ltd., a reputable clothing manufacturer that exports to the US and Japan, told reporters that some of their clients even canceled orders in fear that the quarantines at Vietnam-China border will disrupt supply and in turn affect their trade flow. … [Read more...] about Vietnamese manufacturers band together during supply shortage