Malaysia leads Southest Asia in FDI attraction in 2022 World

Malaysia leads Southest Asia in FDI attraction in 2022

Malaysia has outpaced other emerging Southeast Asia peers as the most attractive country for foreign direct investment in the 2022 Milken Institute Global Opportunity Index released on January 27, said the Malaysian Ministry of International Trade and Industry on January 28.
Singapore to charge shoppers for plastic bags in 2023  World

Singapore to charge shoppers for plastic bags in 2023

Singapore's National Environment Agency (NEA) has suggested supermarkets start charging consumers for plastic bags in order to discourage the excessive consumption of disposable bags, thus reducing CO2 emissions.
Experts warn about consequences of prolonged school shutdowns Society

Experts warn about consequences of prolonged school shutdowns

Most localities nationwide are planning to resume in-person learning after the Lunar New Year holiday, a necessary move to avoid consequences of prolonged school shutdowns which would affect an entire generation for many decades to come, many experts said.
Party chief pays tribute to late leaders Politics

Party chief pays tribute to late leaders

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong offered incence to his predecessors at their homes on January 28 on the threshold of the Lunar New Year (Tet) and the Party’s 92nd founding anniversary (February 3, 1930 – 2022).
PM chairs Government’s January regular meeting Politics

PM chairs Government’s January regular meeting

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh chaired a regular Government meeting on January 28 to assess the socio-economic development situation in January, put forward tasks for February and the following months, and draft a Government Resolution on a socio-economic recovery and development programme.
Survey: Vietnamese firms expect hiring activities to recover in H1 Business

Survey: Vietnamese firms expect hiring activities to recover in H1

Firms in diverse areas nationwide expect that recruitment activities will grow strongly in the first half of 2022 as the economy is gradually recovering, according to the newly-published ManpowerGroup Vietnam Employment Outlook Survey in the first and second quarters of 2022.