July 29, 2021 | 13:54
Not knowing how to pay for their next meals has become a real fear for many freelance workers in Hanoi as the city has tightened its social restrictions and halted all indoor food and beverage establishments, as well as all non-essential services, after the discovery of new outbreaks.
July 29, 2021 | 11:43
Albeit being a pandemic hotspot just a few months ago, the northern province of Hai Duong has still reported upbeat achievements in socioeconomic development over the first half of this year.
July 22, 2021 | 16:26
Despite major solutions already in place to support the public and businesses, lagging implementation seems to be blunting the effect of good intentions.
July 17, 2021 | 21:05
Vietnam confirmed 1,612 new COVID-19 infections, including 12 imported cases, from 6am to 7:30pm on July 17, according to the Ministry of Health.
July 16, 2021 | 12:20
Major organisations are lauding the efforts of Vietnam to establish a public vaccine fund in the midst of the coronavirus surge.
July 16, 2021 | 08:14
After enduring months of losses, state-owned transport giants Vietnam Railways and Vietnam Airlines are pinning hopes on a financial lifebuoy to recover from the incurred losses – but even significant support may not be enough for them.
July 16, 2021 | 08:07
As the current outbreak of the pandemic remains complicated, textile and garment makers fear lasting impacts on their operations, with many of them hoping for either direct support from the government or the permission to take the initiative themselves.
June 28, 2021 | 10:39
The novel coronavirus has killed at least 3,919,801 people since the outbreak emerged in China in December 2019, according to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP at 1000 GMT on Sunday.
June 06, 2021 | 08:00
The ongoing fight against the COVID-19 pandemic has led to huge demands for capital for Vietnam to support local production.
June 04, 2021 | 21:54
The prime minister has ordered a series of sturdy actions to fight against COVID-19 and spur on local production, as people look to the government for protection with the spectre of the pandemic looming yet again.
June 01, 2021 | 09:36
The COVID-19 pandemic has hit the poorest and most vulnerable people in developing countries the hardest, worsening inequality and exacerbating existing challenges – insufficient healthcare systems, education deficits, stagnant incomes, rising conflict and violence, poorly-selected debt contracts, and climate change.
May 21, 2021 | 19:43
The IMF on Friday proposed $50 billion plan to end the Covid-19 pandemic, with a target of vaccinating at least 40 percent of the world's population by the end of 2021.
May 14, 2021 | 16:33
With a series of impressive milestones and symbols, Vietnam has quickly become an attractive destination for international tourists in recent years.
February 17, 2021 | 10:14
The State planning agency National Economic and Social Development Council (NESDC) of Thailand said on February 15 that the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) shrank 6.1 percent in 2020 due to the wide spread of COVID-19 pandemic, the highest contraction in the past more than two decades.
February 09, 2021 | 10:13
The COVID-19 pandemic has still developed complicatedly in Southeast Asia with many new infections and deaths reported in Indonesia, the Philippines and Thailand on February 8.