BANGKOK -- Thailand’s largest retailer, Central Retail Corporation Pcl (CRC), plans to expand domestic online sales as well as its business in Vietnam, as the coronavirus outbreak slows economic growth at home, its top executive said on Thursday. … [Read more...] about Thailand’s Central Retail eyes growth in Vietnam after trouble at home
-- The Ministry of Education and Training has asked that local authorities get kindergarteners and grade 1-9 students back to school on March 16 while allowing high school students to resume study on March 2. The students have stayed home since the Lunar New Year festival to avoid the spread of the novel coronavirus. … [Read more...] about Breakfast @ Tuoi Tre News – February 28
Vietnam export growth brings risk of charge of currency manipulation Increasing exports to the US, Vietnam is a step closer to the risk of alleged monetary manipulation as US President Trump tries to reach a trade agreement with China at a negotiation round this October. … [Read more...] about What if the US no longer considers Vietnam a ‘developing country’?
Born in the Central Highlands city of Da Lat, Peter Cuong Franklin spent his childhood enveloped by the smells and flavors of his mother’s noodle shop – smells and flavors he now claims as inspiration thanks to his mother being “one of the best cooks in the village” due to her famous Quang noodles, cha lua (Vietnamese pork sausage) and nem nuong (grilled meatloaf). … [Read more...] about This acclaimed chef is selling $100 ‘banh mi,’ ‘pho’ in Vietnam
SEOUL -- A Hyundai Motor worker has tested positive for the new coronavirus, leading to a suspension of production at one its factories in South Korea’s southeastern city of Ulsan, the company said on Friday. … [Read more...] about Hyundai shuts down factory after worker tests positive for coronavirus