Amid the aftermath of the first COVID-19 waves, many prestigious rental spaces had to be abandoned, Photo Le Toan Minh Trang, selling fashion accessories on Hang Ngang street in Hanoi for nearly four years, did not expect having to close or return the store because of sluggish trade. She said she had to outbid many others to rent the store and even agreed to a premium price and longer contractual term for the nice, spacious spot on one of the most crowded and expensive streets in the capital. … [Read more...] about Curtains roll down at business hotspots as uncertainty looms
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He said the campaign has also helped Việt Nam’s distribution network develop sustainably and enhance competitive capacity for Vietnamese enterprises, showing the strong vitality of Vietnamese products as an important pillar in the domestic market, contributing to the completion of economic indicators, curbing inflation, stabilising the macro-economy and ensuring balance of supply and demand, especially essential goods. … [Read more...] about Domestic market supports businesses amid COVID-19 pandemic
As for all negotiations, it is fundamental to gain preferential access covering the main interests and, at the same time, taking into account the sensitivities. For Switzerland, it is also very important to add value with commitments going beyond World Trade Organization agreements, for instance in the protection of intellectual property rights or in the area of government procurement. … [Read more...] about In search of access to EFTA markets
When developing the IZ project, the investor promised to use many local workers. However, locals cannot get jobs at the local factory, while their cultivation land has been taken by the state. As a result, their lives have become miserable. Nam Pho Yen IZ, 200 hectares, was registered in 2007 by a joint venture between a Taiwanese company and Vietnamese Vinaxuki Thai Nguyen. … [Read more...] about Many IZs left idle as a result of ‘unreasonable’ programming