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International media impressed with V.League’s returnicon

International media impressed with V.League’s return

Many Asian media agencies have shown great admiration as Vietnam’s top-flight football league, the V.League, officially restarted on June 5 after an almost three-month break due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 

 
PM allows lifting of social distancing at schoolsicon

PM allows lifting of social distancing at schools

SOCIETY
07/05/2020

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, while chairing a cabinet meeting in Hanoi on May 7, spoke of easing certain measures introduced to tackle the COVID-19, including the removal of social distancing measures at schools.

COVID-19 puts severe growth pressure on CLMV economiesicon

COVID-19 puts severe growth pressure on CLMV economies

BUSINESS
30/04/2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is putting severe growth pressure on the economies of Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam (CLMV) and may cause the region's growth to slip to a historical low, according to a Maybank Kim Eng report.

Hanoians return to West Lake in droves amid COVID-19 threaticon

Hanoians return to West Lake in droves amid COVID-19 threat

PHOTOS
27/04/2020

With social distancing measures starting to be relaxed, hordes of local people have begun to flock to West Lake in Hanoi despite the government’s continual ban on large gatherings to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic.

Mobile hairdressers see growth during pandemicicon

Mobile hairdressers see growth during pandemic

SOCIETY
23/04/2020

With hair salons shut due to the social distancing measures, mobile hairdressers are seeing growth in business as residents seek to tackle their luscious locks. 

HCM City extends suspension of public transport until April 22icon

HCM City extends suspension of public transport until April 22

SOCIETY
17/04/2020

The HCM City Department of Transport on Wednesday decided to extend the suspension of public and service transport until April 22.

VN gov't issues instructions on implementation of stay-at-home ordericon

VN gov't issues instructions on implementation of stay-at-home order

POLITICS
05/04/2020

The Government Office has issued a document detailing the instructions on the implementation of the Prime Minister’s Directive 16 regarding a 14-day nationwide stay-at-home order and social distancing measures starting April 1.

Labour ministry seeks entry for nearly 8,500 foreign expertsicon

Labour ministry seeks entry for nearly 8,500 foreign experts

SOCIETY
01/04/2020

The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs has proposed the government to lift a ban and allow on a priority basis for 8,459 highly skilled foreign workers to enter Vietnam since it has been difficult to find replacements for them.