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Millions lose jobs because of COVID-19

Millions lose jobs because of COVID-19

The new virus outbreak has affected 70% of local firms with 3.5-5 million people laid off or set to have their work hours reduced according to the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

Online exporting represents golden opportunity for business development

Online exporting represents golden opportunity for business development

VOV.VN - Evidence shows that local businesses are still failing to seize upon a number of online exporting opportunities, therefore missing out on further development due to a lack of co-operation with partners and not conducting effective business transactions with a high level of profitability.

COVID-19: Total stands at 1,038 with zero fresh infections

COVID-19: Total stands at 1,038 with zero fresh infections

VOV.VN - The Health Ministry on August 29 morning confirmed zero new cases of the novel coronavirus infections over the past 12 hours, keeping the national tally at 1,038 and the death toll at 30 since the resurgence of the disease last month.

Vietnamese, Lao Party officials hold online talks

Vietnamese, Lao Party officials hold online talks

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for External Relations Hoang Binh Quan and head of the External Affairs Commission of the Lao People’s Revolutionary Party (LPRP) Central Committee Sounthone Sayachak held online talks on August 28.

Vietnam good at taking advantage of crisis: WB expert

Vietnam good at taking advantage of crisis: WB expert

Vietnam has been always very good at taking advantage of crisis to accelerate reforms and move faster and grow better, Jacques Morisset, World Bank Lead Economist and Programme Leader for Vietnam, has said.

Local marksmen compete in online international tournament

Local marksmen compete in online international tournament

VOV.VN - Marksmen from the Vietnamese national team took part in an international friendly tournament which took place online on August 28 due to the event being unable to be held in person due to the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Quang Ngai records first COVID-19 relapse case

Quang Ngai records first COVID-19 relapse case

VOV.VN -Pham Minh Duc, deputy head of the Quang Ngai Department of Health, confirmed the province’s first novel coronavirus (COVID-19) relapse case on August 28 after a patient was discharged from hospital for a 16- day period.

Vietnam launches tourism website aimed at attracting foreign visitors

Vietnam launches tourism website aimed at attracting foreign visitors

VOV.VN - The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), along with the Vietnam Tourism Advisory Board (TAB), and Swiss Sustainable Tourism Programme (SSTP), have joined forces to launch a new ‘Green Travel’ section on the national tourism website www.vietnam.travel/sustainability.

Mexican Labour Party chief extols Vietnam's renewal achievements

Mexican Labour Party chief extols Vietnam's renewal achievements

VOV.VN - General Secretary of the Labour Party of Mexico (PT) Alberto Anaya Gutierrez has expressed his admiration for the Communist Party and people of Vietnam, largely due to their previous struggles for national independence, especially the achievements recorded during the Doi Moi (Renewal) process.

Vietnam underscores need to ensure humanitarian aid for Syria

Vietnam underscores need to ensure humanitarian aid for Syria

VOV.VN - Ambassador and Deputy Head of the Vietnamese Mission to the UN Pham Hai Anh has outlined the necessity of offering timely, secure, and unobstructed access to humanitarian aid efforts in all areas throughout Syria in an attempt to help the war-torn country fight the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.