Chinese Vice Premier Liu He (left) and US President Donald Trump display the signed trade agreement between the US and China in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC. (SAUL LOEB/AFP) "Today, we take a momentous step, one that's never taken before with China," that will ensure "fair and reciprocal trade," Trump said at the White House before signing the document. … [Read more...] about What’s in the new US-China ‘phase one’ trade deal?
Typically, the Government adjusts healthcare costs every six months, which means an upward adjustment to healthcare costs could happen in July or August. In addition, given how well inflation has been contained, there could be more room for the Government to continue healthcare reforms. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s inflation to moderate to 2.7% in 2019: HSBC
In terms of segments, the mid-end segment accounted for the highest proportion of new launch units in 2019, at 67 per cent. The high proportion of the segment over the last three years has maintained market balance compared to the 2015-2016 period, when there was large supply in the high-end segment. The high-end segment ranked second last year, with 25 per cent, followed by luxury with 6 per cent. … [Read more...] about CBRE: HCMC condo market sees falling supply
At a meeting with educational experts in HCM City last May to discuss the development of private education, Assoc Prof Dr Thai Ba Can, deputy CEO for university development affairs at Nguyen Hoang Group -- which runs several universities and schools -- said many large companies have invested a lot of money in facilities at universities. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s private universities steadily improving
Toyota's investment in Joby is its latest venture into the flying vehicle field after joining up with Uber to develop an 'urban air taxi' . (Photo: AFP/KEVORK DJANSEZIAN) The investment in Joby Aviation comes as the automaker looks to expand into new sectors as the industry rapidly transforms, with president Akio Toyoda pledging to move the firm "from a car manufacturer to a mobility company". … [Read more...] about Toyota investing US$400 million in flying car company