At the market, workers could buy many products free of charge such as eggs, rice, cooking oil, vegetable and particularly fresh seafood. All the goods have clear origins. … [Read more...] about Zero dong market held for workers in Binh Duong Province
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An individual stands in front of an electronic board featuring stock information. The main index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange rose by 0.74% to 859.04 points today, May 25 –PHOTO: TNO HCMC – Strong cash flow and the gains of many stocks of industrial zones and bluechips pushed VN-Index up to 859.04 points today, May 25. … [Read more...] about Strong cash flow drives stock market up
Climate change and environmental protection are major concerns globally, regionally and locally. To enable a better Viet Nam for future generations, it is critical for youth to take action. Ms Nguyen Quynh Duyen, 28 years old from Hanoi said: “Our future generations will blame us for leaving behind an unprotected world if we fail to take actions now. Today, I am inspired after joining the discussion on the youth’s climate solutions as well as the youth role in the fight against climate change. I hope that our ideas will soon be incorporated into the UN’s plans to support Vietnam. I also hope that more similar forums for youth will be organised.” … [Read more...] about Vietnamese youth share perspectives on “Building the Future We Want”
This is the result of the cooperation between associations and enterprises in switching to online trading and seeking new markets. By the end of April this year, the Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of Ho Chi Minh City (Hawa) had 7 percent of all wood processing enterprises ceased operations completely, 51 percent of them reduced production and partially halted production activities, and 45 percent of workers temporarily stopped working. However, in the first four months of this year, the total export value of timber and forest products of Hawa members reached more than $1 billion, up more than 10 percent over the same period. Of which, wooden product exports exceeded $698,000, up 5.8 percent over the same period. According to figures by the Department of Industry and Trade of Binh Dinh Province, in the first four months of this year, the provincial wood industry’s exports reached around $188 million, up 13 percent year-on-year. Of which, an increase in the export … [Read more...] about Wood exports increase thanks to new markets
The cuts came amid bank credit growth in the first quarter of only 1.1 per cent compared to 2.28 per cent in the same period last year as many businesses scaled down or stopped operations, experts said. … [Read more...] about VN ready to be world’s factory, but is the world?