To meet the market’s rising demand during the virus-hit period, the group has been using applications to control its production and sale activities while making sure measures are taken to prevent the coronavirus from spreading to the employees and customers. — VNS … [Read more...] about Hoa Phat’s steel output notches record high in March
In a report recently submitted to the National Assembly Committee on Social Affairs, the association outlines their prediction that between 60% and 80% of its firms will move to temporarily suspend operations by the middle of April, therefore affecting 800,000 workers. This massive number of layoffs could increase to 1.2 million by the end of April if all businesses cease operations. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES APRIL 7
News of a February study in China about the use of chloroquine for the coronavirus had already sparked lively debate in Lagos, so people began stocking up. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus and chloroquine: Is there evidence it works?
Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - The new series of “Nhung Ngay Khong Quen” (Unforgettable Days) will feature life in urban and rural areas during the COVID-19 pandemic. The series combines two series “Ve Nha Di Con” (Come Home, My Dear) and “Co Gai Nhà Nguoi Ta” (The Girl Next Door), previously broadcast by Vietnam Television. While Come Home, My Dear mentioned urban family issues, The Girl Next Door reflected the lives of youngsters in rural areas. Come Home, My Dear is considered a television blockbuster as it scooped up three gongs at the VTV Awards 2019. The new series was filmed over a couple of weeks in March. “The series is a kind of educational entertainment, so it’s not easy to do, it should be interesting like other films to attract audiences, but it also has a mission of spreading messages from the authorities,” said Do Thanh Hai, Director of the Vietnam Television Feature Film Centre (VFC). Unforgettable Days is sure to catch … [Read more...] about TV series depicts society in COVID-19 pandemic
Immediately after the ceremony, Major General Thang led a Vietnamese delegation made up of nine members to the Laotian capital of Vientiane in order to work with the steering committee of Laos’ Ministry of Defense and the Laotian government on steps which can combat the spread of the virus. … [Read more...] about Defense Ministry helps Laos combat COVID-19 epidemic