It will take growth quality as the foundation to shift to exports of services and intangible goods such as software and digital content, encourage links between the country’s various regions to increase exports to markets with which Viet Nam has free trade agreements, improve the competitiveness of export items by capitalising on the city’s comparative […]


Amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the global investment flow is likely to contract by 40% in 2020, but in Vietnam, newly registered capital has risen 6.6% and the number of new FDI projects inched up over 22% during the pandemic, Do Nhat Hoang, head of the ministry’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA), said while addressing a dialogue […]


The contents of the investigation include identifying information of the enterprises (name, address, telephone, fax, email, tax code, type of economy, main business line); the situation of production and business activities of enterprises; solutions of businesses to respond to the effects of COVID-19; evaluate the effectiveness of Government solutions to support businesses; and information on […]

Chris Evert works to jump-start tennis at Grand Slam, grass-roots level in pandemic’s wake

“Tennis players are creatures of habit: They are used to going to the same restaurants, practicing with the same people and using the same locker room,” Evert said in a telephone interview, alluding to all the norms that have been altered by the U.S. Open’s strict protocols. “So, it’s going to take a special player […]

CCB ramps up fintech efforts

The platform gathered a large amount of data from 54 provincial government departments, which accounted for 70 percent of the information on a business that client managers need to know when they conduct due diligence before a lending decision is made, said Zhang Yourong, spokesman of the CBIRC’s Zhejiang Office.

It’s not ‘business as usual’ until Brexit. UK scientists are already feeling the effects

The flagship research and innovation programme of the European Commission, Horizon 2020, is the eighth in a series spanning the last four decades. Taking part in such programmes has become an integral part of research and innovation in the UK, and universities have already expressed dismay about the effects of their potential exclusion from it […]

SIXTY THOUSAND Britons face a mad scramble to get home from seven Greek islands including Crete and Mykonos by 4am tomorrow – as flight prices TREBLE after Grant Shapps’ surprise quarantine

‘After months in which the Government has effectively shut down much of our aviation industry, particularly through its blunt instrument of quarantine, it is unrealistic to think the goose will continue laying golden eggs. A period of relief for APD would help the sector get back in the air.’

What Showbiz Is Looking For In The Next Coronavirus Relief Package

One of their main talking points is that they, along with many others in the industry, are “are mostly middle class workers who are typically ineligible for regular unemployment benefits because we qualify as self-employed freelancers. The rent, inexplicably, remains due. Bills need to be paid. Even those of us that are eligible for regular […]

Welcoming further FDI

While Vietnam has made reforms in paying taxes and starting a business, the country still needs to further work on these issues. In addition, the system of tax inspections penalties and late payment interest also needs review. Moreover, improvements in the licensing system and approvals for the various permits are required. The new Law on […]

S. Carolina public health director no longer headed to Ohio

State leaders also announced Thursday that a plan is in the works for distributing a COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available. They stressed, however, that there is no confirmed date for when such a vaccine will be available to the general public. That plan will prioritize high-risk individuals, frontline health care workers and critical infrastructure […]