UNDP: Vietnam moves toward safely living with COVID-19 Society

UNDP: Vietnam moves toward safely living with COVID-19

Countries around the world are moving from living in zero COVID-19 to living safely with it and Vietnam is no exception, said Patrick Haverman, Deputy Resident Representative of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam.
Safety guidelines needed to resume business operations amid COVID-19: Minister Business

Safety guidelines needed to resume business operations amid COVID-19: Minister

Ministries, sectors and localities should promptly issue guidelines on the application of conditions to organise safe production in the new situation as well as the implementation of their door-opening plans so that businesses can design their own production plans, said Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung.
ADB lowers economic growth forecast for Cambodia World

ADB lowers economic growth forecast for Cambodia

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) on October 22 lowered Cambodia's economic growth forecast to 1.9 percent this year, down from its April projection of 4 percent, due to the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic.
ADB remains bullish about Vietnam’s economic prospects despite COVID-19 Business

ADB remains bullish about Vietnam’s economic prospects despite COVID-19

Although the Vietnamese economy has been greatly affected by impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, that has tightened the labour supply, lowered industrial output, and disrupted agricultural value chains, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) remains bullish about the country’s prospects in the medium and long term.
ADB optimistic about Vietnam's economic prospect despite slowdown Business

ADB optimistic about Vietnam's economic prospect despite slowdown

The ADB has revised down Vietnam's 2021 GDP growth forecast from 6.7 percent to 3.8 percent due to a resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic that has tightened the labour market, lowered industrial output, and disrupted agricultural value chains, according to a report released by the bank on September 22. ​
Hanoi narrows locked-down areas Videos

Hanoi narrows locked-down areas

Hanoi will narrow locked-down areas to restore production and business activities, according to the municipal People’s Committee.
European firms confident in Vietnam’s pandemic control Business

European firms confident in Vietnam’s pandemic control

European firms still showed strong confidence in Vietnam's ability to control the pandemic and for the Southeast Asian economy to pull off a strong recovery in a near future, heard an online conference organised by the European Chamber of Commerce (EuroCham) in Vietnam on September 9.