Cyberattacks: where can small businesses turn to for help?

The changing IT landscapeIn addition to building up their cybersecurity protocols, SMBs must deal with growing amounts of data to manage and an increase in the number and types of devices to support. In many cases, this increase is the result of bring-your-own-device (BYOD) initiatives, where employees may be using a wide range of technological […]


The representative of the MOIT’s Import-Export Department said Viet Nam has advantages in production and export of agricultural, forestry and aquatic products, while the EU has a large demand for these items that have accounted for 8.4 per cent of total annual import value. This shows great potential in export growth from Viet Nam to […]


According to Director of the provincial Department of Planning and Investment Tran Van Hung, to provide effective support for businesses Quang Ninh has fostered public administrative reform and established multiple channels for dialogue between local administrations and companies. It has also prioritised allocating funding to the development of technical and social infrastructure, Hung said.


Recent years has seen several Indian firms with billions of dollars in turnover decide to make long-term investments or surveys in an effort to prepare investments or expand their current business dealings in the country, including Adani Group. Their intention to get involved in the local renewable energy sector was first presented by the CEO […]

CCB ramps up fintech efforts

To ensure the development of financial inclusion, which means that individuals and businesses have access to affordable financial products and services that meet their needs, the bank has realized smart risk management by innovating several hundred data models and having risk control standards embedded in its system.


Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Quoc Doanh notes that immediately after the Government issued a decree on the certification of fragrant rice varieties exported to the EU, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) also issued a decision to instruct local businesses on relevant procedures on the certification of fragrant rice […]

SMEs: Digital distractions in the business place

To sum it up, on average human resources makeup above 50 per cent of the entire operating costs in most businesses around, particularly SMEs. Adequately managing the workforce holds the key for companies to maintain and increase their profitability. Consequently, having a social media policy for your business or organisation is essential in making sure […]

Wildfire devastates Latino community in small Oregon town

He walked up what was left of the ramp he had built for his elderly in-laws, who both lived with them. He saw the singed sunflowers he had planted for his wife, whose favorite color is yellow, and the burned peach tree and cherry trees he had planted for each of his two eldest children […]

Shed quarters: how to set up an office in your garden

Will my garden office be covered under my home insurance? Many buildings insurance policies extend cover to outbuildings as standard, which means you would be covered against weather damage, says. The contents will typically be covered by your home insurance but you need a good idea of what the items are worth, and to […]

Bad times, good business

A digital boost Not everyone, however, is looking to diversify into daily essentials. Since travel, too, has come to a standstill, the portal Yatra is all set to become a digital services player. It has ventured into online education in partnership with edtech company upGrad; expense management software for corporates; an online consumables sourcing platform […]