Hospitalizations up 50 percent in California amid coronavirus increase

Newsom added that state health officials contacted over 441,755 businesses from July 2 through July 5 via in-person visits, email or phone calls in an effort to enforce social distancing and other measures amid the ongoing pandemic. State alcohol regulators also visited nearly 6,000 bars and restaurants to enforce safety measures as California residents celebrated […]

HDBank to pay dividend at a rate of 65 percent

Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - The Ho Chi Minh City Development Joint Stock Commercial Bank (HOSE: HDB) plans to pay a dividend of 65 percent for 2019, 50 percent in stocks and 15 percent in bonus shares. The lender announced this at its annual general meeting in HCM City on June 13. The charter capital of HDBank, as […]

California Coronavirus Update: Deaths, New Cases Hit Near Record Highs; 34 Percent Of Infections Happened In Past Two Weeks

On Tuesday, state tracking data indicated that over one third of the region’s total COVID cases have been identified in the past 14 days. California has seen 94,701 new cases since July 23. The total number of positive coronavirus tests in the state is now 277,774. That means the increase over this two-week period is […]

Soc Trang’s export revenue grows 26 percent despite COVID-19

Soc Trang (VNA) – Export revenue of the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang reached 470 million USD in the first six months of 2020, up 26 percent over the same period in 2019, despite impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and severe salinity. Of the total, 332 million USD came from aquatic products, a rise […]

UK Faces Dropping Living Standards, Continuous Debt For Next 50 Years

At the same time, he noted that the UK’s national debt is not expected to drop to pre-2008 levels over the next 50 years, despite the Chancellor of the Exchequer’s best efforts to reduce the deficit with tough austerity measures.

Vietnam goes through 50 days without local transmission of COVID-19

Vietnam has no COVID-19 cases to report on June 5 morning. (Photo for illustration: quangninh.gov.vn) Among the total 328 cases, 188 were imported and quarantined right upon arrival.

VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES JULY 7

In general, the province has received particular praise for its workforce training, the safety of its legal institutions, and the pioneering role of local governance, all of which are drawing attention from long-term investors. This explains why local and global giants, especially Europe and America, are keen on the province. One of the outstanding success […]

US coronavirus cases are on the rise in 40 states but deaths continue to FALL – for now – as Texas, Arizona and California see record hospitalizations

‘We can tamp down the spread if everyone follows the rules, wears masks and stays at least six feet (2 m) apart from others,’ the Miami mayor said in a statement announcing his emergency order, which also closed ballrooms, banquet halls, fitness centers and short-term housing rentals. 

The Hill’s Morning Report – Presented by Facebook – Miami pauses reopenings as COVID-19 infections rise, schools nationally plot return

➔ Supreme Court: Justices ruled unanimously on Monday that states can prohibit their Electoral College representatives from disregarding voters when casting their ballots in presidential elections. The decision gives states the right to outlaw “faithless electors” who cast their votes for candidates other than those chosen by voters. “Nothing in the Constitution expressly prohibits States […]

HCMC to use digital transformation to completely renovate state operations

Deputy Director of HCMC Department of Information and Communications Vo Thi Trung Trinh shared that digital transformation can affect all socio-economic aspects. Being the economic leader of Vietnam, HCMC must carry out this vital process, based on the national one as well as smart city building and e-government establishment projects.