Suez Canal blockage may affect some of Vietnamese businesses Business

Suez Canal blockage may affect some of Vietnamese businesses

The stranding of the 400m-long container ship Ever Given in the Suez Canal where over 10 percent of global cargo and 7 percent of the world’s oil are transshipped is raising concerns about affecting export activities of several Vietnamese enterprises, despite initial successes in the attempt to rescue this megaship.
Damnoen Saduak Floating Market merchants send support to China World

Damnoen Saduak Floating Market merchants send support to China

The outbreak of novel coronavirus has affected the tourism sector in Thailand as the number of Chinese tourists has dropped significantly. At Damnoen Saduak Floating Market in Ratchaburi, merchants have offered their support to the people of Wuhan as they encounter this crisis, while awaiting the return of Chinese tourists.
HCM City seeks to develop urban river-canal network Society

HCM City seeks to develop urban river-canal network

Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan said at a conference held on September 11 that the city expects to outline a plan to build embankments and improve management of land along rivers and canals by the year-end.