VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 9

In the next 10 years, the number of enterprises supported with solutions to improve productivity and quality is expected to increase by 10-15 percent per year, of which the number of certificates for ISO 9001 quality management system and ISO 14001 environmental management system granted to businesses will increase at least 10 percent compared to […]

Black North Carolina business owners adapt to financial uncertainty amid pandemic

Morgan was making about $5,000-$7,000 per month, seeing 50 to 60 clients at her mall kiosk. But from the end of March through April, Morgan said she brought in $9,000 and performed more than 100 client repairs. Though she was spending more on travel costs driving to multiple cities — sometimes hours apart —Morgan lowered […]

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 8

There are many reasons behind the stabilization of the exchange rate, said a representative of a HCMC major commercial bank, adding that among them is the fact that the hoarding of U.S. dollars has been subdued as other investment options such as gold and securities have become more attractive and the 2020 inflation rate was […]

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 10

Gautam Adani, the founder and chairman of Adani Group, attributes the group’s high ranking directly to Adani’s commitment to building the necessary infrastructure to play a part in a clean energy future. Over the course of the next decade, some existing business models will be affected by disruptions caused by plummeting costs of renewable energy, […]

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 11

Le Thi Huynh Mai, director of the city Department of Planning and Investment, said the total retail sales of goods and service revenue during the period reached about VND827 trillion, down 3.3 per cent from the same period last year, while total budget revenue was more than VND216.7 trillion, down 17.37 per cent over the […]

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 12

According to Director of Hanoi Tax Department Mai Son, budget collection in the first eight months of the year, excluding the rescheduled taxes and land use fees, amounted to more than 147 trillion VND (6.34 billion USD), accounting for 56.5 percent of the estimate and 89.4 percent of the same time last year. However, disbursement […]

DoT should focus on ease of business, industry profitability, says Broadband India Forum

TRAI recommendations that could be very useful once implemented, include reduction in licence fee, USO (Universal Service Obligation) levy and spectrum usage charges; proliferation of broadband through public Wi-Fi networks; enhancement of scope of Infrastructure Providers Category-I (IP-I) registration, said BIF.

Google’s Phone app comes to more devices, and can now tell you why a business is calling

Google has officially announced a new “Verified Calls” feature for its phone app, which is designed to give more information when a business is calling you. Compatible calls will show a company’s name, branding, a small badge to show that it’s verified, and a reason for its call.

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.

Donald Trump BANS visitors from Europe from entering the US for 30 days starting at midnight on Friday – but excludes the UK and Ireland – in effort to staunch coronavirus pandemic. But how will it slow spread of virus ALREADY inside US?

Additional new government actions were not immediately clear. Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar was to ’take all appropriate and necessary steps’ so health care workers could get respirators needed when treating coronavirus patients. Shortages are a concern, as is the manufacture of many face masks for industrial rather than medical use.