Last but not least, the pandemic raises the need for acquiring new skills and flexible working. Approximately seven in 10 HR leaders said problem-solving and self-discipline are two new skills HR leaders are looking for in future candidates. Moreover, big corporates also highly appreciate talent with resilience and the ability to lead through digital transformation. … [Read more...] about How does business prepare for the ‘second wave’ of COVID-19 across Vietnam?
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Military personnel from the Brazilian Armed Forces sanitizes a bus at the Santa Candida bus terminal to combat the spread of the the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, in Curitiba, Parana State, Brazil, on August 10, 2020. The pandemic has killed at least 731,518 people worldwide, 101,049 of them in Brazil, since it surfaced in China late last year, according to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP at 1100 GMT on Monday. (Photo: Daniel CASTELLANO / AFP) The vaccine would have to receive Brazilian regulatory approval and complete Phase 3 clinical trials, or large-scale testing in humans, before being produced in Brazil, said officials from the southern state. … [Read more...] about Brazil state signs deal to make Russian vaccine
Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - Transportation firms have welcomed the Ministry of Finance’s recent move to reduce road maintenance fees by up to 30 percent to aid businesses hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Ministry of Finance early this week issued a circular to cut road maintenance fees for passenger transportation vehicles by 30 percent and 10 percent for trucks, tractors and other special vehicles. The reductions apply from August 10 to the end of this year. From January 1, 2021, road maintenance fees will return to the levels before August 10. According to Khuc Huu Thanh Hai, director of Dat Cang Transportation, Trading and Services Joint Stock Company, cutting road maintenance fees would be a significant aid to transportation companies amid the pandemic. With around 400 five-seat cars and 70 47-seat buses, Hai said his company could save a considerable sum from the fees reduction. Hai, however, said he had expected bigger reductions because the … [Read more...] about Transport firms cheer road maintenance fee reductions
DÜSSELDORF — Romelu Lukaku scored as Inter Milan defeated Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 in Monday's Europa League quarter-final in Dusseldorf, becoming the first team through to the last four of a mini tournament behind closed doors in Germany. … [Read more...] about Lukaku leads Inter into Europa League semi-finals