Vietnam has been lauded by the World Health Organization (WHO) to have responded well to the Covid-19 epidemic from the very outset, preventing its spread, in a statement Saturday. While the U.N. health agency said it highly evaluated Vietnam’s ability to address urgent public health issues, it also urged Vietnam to stay on high alert and be ready to respond should more infection cases be detected. … [Read more...] about Central Vietnam province to be declared novel coronavirus free
Stocks made a barely positive start in early asian trade on friday after the worlds health body called it a little too early to declare a coronavirus outbreak a global emergency
Face masks and hand sanitisers are almost impossible to get as people try to protect themselves from the coronavirus, which has already claimed more than 1,700 lives. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Armed robbers steal hundreds of toilet rolls in Hong Kong
More than half of manufacturing companies said they were experiencing difficulty sourcing supplies/materials due to disruptions caused by the Covid-19 crisis, while one-third said current supply chain disruptions were seriously impacting their company’s global operations. … [Read more...] about US businesses in Vietnam expect less revenue courtesy of coronavirus epidemic
WHO announced that Vietnam’s ability in managing public health issue including emerging disease is very great. The present fruitful achievement is thanks to investment in monitoring system and labs as well as clinical management as per the International Health Regulations’ requirement. … [Read more...] about WHO praises Vietnam response to Covid-19 outbreak
In the latest review in mid-2019, Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) still had not added Vietnam to the watchlist for upgrading from frontier to emerging market, though Vietnam could satisfy all quantitative criteria, including market scale, capitalization value and number of listed companies with capitalization value of $1 billion. … [Read more...] about When will Vietnam’s stock market be upgraded?