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Plywood exports face trade defence risks in US, RoK

Plywood exports face trade defence risks in US, RoK

Vietnam’s plywood exports, despite good growth amid the COVID-19 pandemic, are facing allegations of dumping and evading trade remedies in two largest markets namely the Republic of Korea (RoK) and the US.

Condominium market showing sharp sales in Q2

Condominium market showing sharp sales in Q2

The new launch of condominiums in the second quarter of this year (Q2) nearly tripled that of the previous quarter, showing recovery of sales activities, according to CBRE Vietnam's quarterly report on the Hanoi market released at a recent online press conference.

Illegal Chinese fugitive tests negative for COVID-19 in HCM City

Illegal Chinese fugitive tests negative for COVID-19 in HCM City

VOV.VN - A Chinese national who was discovered attempting to illegally enter Ho Chi Minh City from Cambodia has subsequently tested negative for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the Ho Chi Minh City Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said on July 8.

Information sector contributes significantly to COVID-19 fight

Information sector contributes significantly to COVID-19 fight

Telecom service providers sent over 15 billion text messages regarding COVID-19 control and prevention during the first half of 2020 and received donations via text for victims of the pandemic totalling VND152 billion (US$6.58 million).

New investment wave starts despite COVID-19

New investment wave starts despite COVID-19

The new wave of foreign investment triggered by COVID-19 and US-China trade tensions has become more visible, with outstanding overseas ventures being expanded in the first half of the year.

Strict measures enable Thailand to effectively control spread of COVID-19

Strict measures enable Thailand to effectively control spread of COVID-19

Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai has informed the high-level video conference on belt and road international cooperation: ‘Combating COVID-19 with solidarity’ of Thailand's strict and cautious measures that have enabled Thailand to effectively control the spread of COVID-19.

Industrial production gradually rebounding: GSO

Industrial production gradually rebounding: GSO

Industrial production was greatly affected by COVID-19 in the first half of 2020 but has gradually bounced back since May, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Vietnam’s first gold-plated hotel opens in Hanoi

Vietnam’s first gold-plated hotel opens in Hanoi

A gold-plated hotel, the first of its kind in the world, has been recently inaugurated in Hanoi with the aim of bringing visitors back to Vietnam where the tourism sector is slowly reopening after the COVID-19 is put under control.

British pilot deemed healthy enough for UK return

British pilot deemed healthy enough for UK return

VOV.VN - A British pilot who had been suffering from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) known as “patient 91” has been confirmed to be in good enough health to be discharged from hospital and be put on a long-haul flight to return to the UK on July 12.

Vietjet joins hands with Facebook to promote Vietnamese tourism

Vietjet joins hands with Facebook to promote Vietnamese tourism

The budget carrier Vietjet has cooperated with Facebook to launch the tourism promotion programme "Immense Vietnam – Fly green with Vietjet" as part of the "Proud Vietnam" project launched by the Ministry of Planning and Investment and Facebook to promote the economy and tourism after COVID-19.

Footwear sector to improve supply chain to take advantage of EVFTA

Footwear sector to improve supply chain to take advantage of EVFTA

Vietnam’s leather and footwear industry should improve its supply chain performance to take advantage of the milestone trade deal that the country has signed with the EU and to recover from the effects of the COVID-19 crisis, speakers said at a recent international footwear conference.