Tourism businesses struggle to get cut-rate loans Business

Tourism businesses struggle to get cut-rate loans

Struggling tourism businesses in Ho Chi Minh City are in dire need of credit to recover but are finding it very difficult to access the subsidised loans under the Government’s Decree 31 that took effect in May, according to the city's Department of Tourism.
ASEAN works to boost trade to deal with COVID-19 crisis ASEAN

ASEAN works to boost trade to deal with COVID-19 crisis

ASEAN members are working on facilitating increased trade, removing trade barriers and reducing transaction costs to deal with the COVID-19 crisis, the top official at Thailand's Department of Trade Negotiations said on March 4.
Vietnam professional in managing COVID-19 response: Israeli Ambassador Politics

Vietnam professional in managing COVID-19 response: Israeli Ambassador

During an interview granted to the Vietnam News Agency on the cusp of the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, Ambassador of Israel to Vietnam Nadav Eshcar spoke highly of Vietnam’s successful response to COVID-19, adding that he was also impressed to see the significant growth in trade volumes between the two countries over the last two years despite the pandemic.
Online trade promotion – key to overcome COVID-19 crisis Business

Online trade promotion – key to overcome COVID-19 crisis

Hundreds of online trade promotion events have been organised effectively, helping settle stagnant situation in the field and overcome difficulties brought about by the COVID-19, which has broke out in the global scale, disrupting supply chains and affecting export activities.
Thailand’s exports affected by COVID-19 World

Thailand’s exports affected by COVID-19

The COVID-19 crisis has resulted in a serious labour shortage in factories, and hard hit Thailand’s exports, its main economic engine, according to CEOs surveyed by the Federation of Thai Industries (FTI).