Grassroots healthcare clinics to be upgraded Health

Grassroots healthcare clinics to be upgraded

Vietnam is one of the few countries with a complete healthcare network which had been widely expanded to villages to provide primary treatment to local people, Deputy Minister of Health Do Xuan Tuyen has said.
Research urges ASEAN countries to adjust tax policies ASEAN

Research urges ASEAN countries to adjust tax policies

The Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR), in coordination with Oxfam, Prakarsa, Tax and Fiscal Justice Asia (TAFJA) and Vietnam Tax Justice Alliance (VATJ), on June 25 announced research outcomes on the case of corporate tax incentives in the ASEAN towards sustainable tax policies in the ASEAN Region.
Cambodia’s economy impacted by record-low oil prices World

Cambodia’s economy impacted by record-low oil prices

A grim report on the world economy by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) announced on April 15 caused oil prices to continue to slide, with international prices hitting the lowest level since 2002 as planned output cuts were deemed insufficient to offset a COVID-19-fuelled slump in demand.
Businesses need to be aware of post-crisis traps Business

Businesses need to be aware of post-crisis traps

Even when a crisis peaks and begins to decrease, it continues to negatively impact and deeply erode an economy, severely injuring businesses. It’s happened in the past, and businesses need to be aware of it to avoid being trapped.
Garment labourers earn lowest incomes: workshop Society

Garment labourers earn lowest incomes: workshop

Labourers working in the garment-textile sector earn the lowest incomes in Vietnam, despite the industry having the second-largest export value, an official from the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) has said.
Cambodia to export crude oil in late 2019 World

Cambodia to export crude oil in late 2019

Singapore-based KrisEnergy company is expected to launch the extraction of crude oil in Cambodia in late 2019 or early 2020 but that oil will not be refined in the country.