The pandemic and climate change have posed enormous challenges for the Mekong sub-region’s sustainable and inclusive development.
Today’s Covid News: Ho Chi Minh City coronavirus infections surpass 100,000
The Hanoitimes - Ho Chi Minh is prioritizing the treatment of critical patients with support from leading hospitals nationwide.
First cab drivers in Hanoi vaccinated against Covid-19
The Hanoitimes - These drivers will participate in emergency situations, including hospitalization, hospital discharge, and airport transfer.
ASEAN-Japan accelerate cooperation in Covid-19 response
The Hanoitimes - Japan is considered a trusted friend of ASEAN in multisectoral cooperation, with that in Covid-19 response over the past three years.
Vietnam leapfrogs Bangladesh as world second-largest clothing exporter
The Hanoitimes - Vietnam has leapfrogged Bangladesh to become the world’s second-largest exporter of clothing in 2020 with a turnover of US$29 billion, down 7% year-on-year, according to the World Trade Organization.
China pledges more Covid-19 vaccines for ASEAN
The Hanoitimes - China has donated 119 million doses and will continue providing more in addition to essential medical equipment to ASEAN.
Localities asked to stop spraying disinfectant outdoor spaces
The Hanoitimes - The spraying should only be done in narrow spaces where Covid-19 cases have been detected.
Gov’t needs to focus support on high potential firms: Expert
Vietnam and Switzerland to promote economic cooperation
Vietnam set to emerge as major startup ecosystem in SEA by 2022
Vietnam named first time among world’s top 20 host economies for FDI
European businesses remain confident about Vietnam’s long-term prospects