Participating in the stocktaking and inspection of these seized products, a representative of L’Oreal Vietnam confirmed that all the thousands of cosmetic and perfume products bearing the brands of Lancome, Yves Saint Laurent, Kielh’s, Giorgio Armani, Ralph Laurent and 3CE in the containers were counterfeit. … [Read more...] about Dirt-cheap so-called ‘branded’ cosmetics fooling people on Facebook
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He said there were days when the price of food went up and sellers gave less, as well as days when the market was full of goods and sellers called him at 3am-4am to tell him to bring vegetables to pagodas and charity kitchens in hospitals. … [Read more...] about Motorbike taxi driver gives back to charity
The 259th case, 41 years old, is the wife of Patient 254. From April 3-6, she traveled to a number of other localities to sell flowers and buy necessities. After her husband’s sample on April 9 tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 that causes the disease, she was quarantined a day later. Her sample also tested positive for the virus on April 11. … [Read more...] about Latest Coronavirus News in Vietnam & Southeast Asia on April 13
The Covid-19 pandemic came as a great shock to most economies, including Vietnam. Still, Vietnam’s resilience proves this is also an opportunity for the country to give the private sector and the domestic market more attention. The public debt-to-GDP ratio is expected to be 46.1% in 2021, on the basis of GDP revaluation, so it is quite possible to improve this ratio, especially in the context of real interest rates around 0% in developed economies, plus a high savings rate at home. However, policies such as increasing public debt and curbing inflation need to be carefully studied with data of Vietnam concerning the following two issues. … [Read more...] about Demand stimulus: where to begin?
Evening economy is a project that needs preparations and evaluation from different angles. Decision 1129 has offered a road map for implementing basic steps. It has also addressed every issue and assigned clear responsibility to specific industries and ministries. The deadline for completion is the fourth quarter of 2021. Obstacles concerning the limit of the time for doing evening business will be reviewed in line with the road map by the second quarter of 2021. Meanwhile, tax incentives applicable to nigh-time economy will be studied and reported in the second quarter of 2021. … [Read more...] about Night-time economy waits for its bright days