GI certificate – a booster for lychee exports Business

GI certificate – a booster for lychee exports

Obtaining a certificate of Geographical Indication (GI) helps facilitate the export of thieu lychee to fastidious international markets like Japan, according to Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Le Anh Duong.
Vietnam-China border trade vibrant despite COVID-19 Business

Vietnam-China border trade vibrant despite COVID-19

The northern border province of Lang Son has managed to maintain its role as a main gateway for border trade with the Chinese market, despite the significant impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on commercial services and import and export of goods in the locality.
Vietnamese lychees win favour in Japan Politics

Vietnamese lychees win favour in Japan

The initial batches of Vietnamese “thieu” lychees were shipped to Japan at the end of May under a contract signed between Japan’s Sunrise Farm and the Ameii Vietnam JSC. The lychees have been warmly received by Japanese consumers thanks to their rich aroma and sweetness as well as quality described as “top class”.
New Zealand supports female workers affected by COVID-19 Society

New Zealand supports female workers affected by COVID-19

The New Zealand Embassy in Hanoi is working with the Vietnam General Confederation of Labour (VGCL) to provide immediate financial support for 420 female workers from factories in Bac Giang and Bac Ninh which have been economically affected by the recent COVID-19 outbreak.
HCM City to test 5 million people for COVID-19 Health

HCM City to test 5 million people for COVID-19

Ho Chi Minh City aims to take samples from five million people by July 5 for COVID-19 screening as more and more people are found to be infected thanks to screening at hospitals, according to its People’s Committee.
Hanoi builds plans for mass vaccination Health

Hanoi builds plans for mass vaccination

Localities in Hanoi have been directed to build plans for upcoming large-scale vaccination campaigns so that they can take place on schedule in a safe and effective manner.