Vietnamese Government plans to vaccinate over 70% of the nation’s population by the end of first quarter next year, Ministry of Health said in a statement on its website.
United States Trade Representative said it will not take any trade action against Vietnam, according to its conclusion of an investigation into the acts, policies and practices of Vietnam related to currency.
Several localities in Southern region of Vietnam have called enterprises to apply on-site sleepovers to maintain productions while preventing the spread of novel coronavirus.
Vietnam on Wednesday said Pfizer would provide an additional 20 million doses of its COVID-19 mRNA shot, as the country tries to shore up supplies at a time of record infection number.
- The US will not take any trade action against Vietnam 1
- Vietnam’s Southern region under broad order of on-site sleepovers 2
- Pfizer to provide Vietnam 20 mln vaccine doses, consider tech transfer 3
- Ho Chi Minh City’s largest employer to suspended production from July 14 on pandemic 4
- Vietnam to buy electricity from ASEAN's largest wind farm in Laos 5
- Vietnam Airlines to reopen some int’l routes from mid-July 6
COVID-19 pandemic has forced Pouyuen Vietnam, the biggest employer in Ho Chi Minh City, to suspend operation 10 days beginning July 14.
Thai renewable energy firm BCPG Pcl announced that its consortium Impact Energy Asia Development Limited had signed a 25-year agreement to deliver wind energy from a 600-megawatt project in Laos to Vietnam.
Vietnam Airlines is planning to resume several routes linking with certain destinations in Asia, Europe, and Australia from mid-July.
Vietnam’s largest city received $3.2 billion remittances in the first six months of 2021, up 22.34% despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
The United States is debating whether to impose tariffs on Vietnam for currency moves deemed unfair and restricting to American firms during the Trump administration, Bloomberg reported.
Vietnam’s largest city will begin 15 day lockdown, starting 00:00 on July 9, with the principle of every household, ward, district going into self-isolation, according to the city People's Committee.
The State would continue holding no less than 65% charter capital in State-owned banks, according to the latest Government Decision on State ownership in enterprises.
Foreign investors will be eligible for bidding for a $2 billion Quang Ninh liquefied natural gas power project, according to the bidding rules set by the province's Department of Planning and Investment.
Some 12.8 million workers have been hit by the COVID-19 pandemic in the second quarter this year, according to Nguyen Trung Tien, Deputy General Director of the General Statistics Office.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has formed an inspection team to oversee the implementation of the rice import regulations at five local rice firms when imports from India rises sharply.
The Government on Tuesday discussed on a draft resolution on measures to support employees and and business owners with total funding of more than VND26 trillion (over $1.13 billion).
According to the Vietnam Aviation Business Association, Vietnamese airlines have beared short-term debts and due debts up to VND36 trillion ($1.6 billion) since the Covid-19 outbreak in the country.