According to Thang, 92% of the customers that use overnight boats in Ha Long Bay are international tourists. Since the start of Covid-19 pandemic, the number of international tourists went to near zero while the number of domestic tourists hardly increased. "The travel season for domestic tourists is ending and usually, we had a surge of international tourists from October. But it may not be the case this year since the situation worldwide is still complicated," he said. "Without support policies, many boats will close and firms will go bankrupt." Quang Ninh People's Committee has proposed to add more benefactors for the tourism stimulus package during the meeting sessions with Quang Ninh People's Council on July 8 and 9. Overnight tourists can buy tickets to tourists spots in Ha Long Bay at half price. The current lowest price is VND500,000 per person per one-day-one-night tour. Statistics from Ha Long Bay Management Board show that there are 187 tour boats with 2,181 rooms and … [Read more...] about Ha Long tour boats at risk of closing due to lack of customers
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“... They are making the decision that that two weeks and that cost is worth it to get out of Victoria, we don’t want that to continue,” deputy premier Stephen Miles said in a televised news conference. … [Read more...] about Australian city wakes to another lockdown as more state borders close
Hanoi (VNS/VNA) - Non-cash payment activities have developed strongly in recent years with many payment services such as digital banks and e-wallets. A new trend of developing payment services on mobile devices, called mobile money, is also being implemented. Many economists have said that competition between e-wallets and mobile money might not happen as each payment method has different goals and market share. Economist Can Van Luc said customers of each payment method were quite different. Mobile money will mainly focus on those who already have phone numbers. The customers of this payment method are everywhere including in rural, urban, remote and mountainous areas. Mobile money and e-wallets have the same purpose of creating a community which uses cashless payment. However, mobile money helps people using mobile accounts to transfer money and pay goods with small value quickly, so its payments have limited value compared to e-wallets. On the flipside, economist … [Read more...] about How will mobile money affect e-wallets?
They include a 143-hectare IP in Hong Tien commune (Khoai Chau district) and Xuan Truc commune (An Thi district), a 160-hectare IP in Hong Tien commune (Khoai Chau), Ly Thuong Kiet commune (Yen My) and Xuan Truc commune (An Thi), and a 264-hectare IP in Ly Thuong Kiet and Tan Viet communes (Yen My) and Xuan Truc commune (An Thi). … [Read more...] about VIETNAM’S BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES JULY 8
As the coronavirus outbreak has grown more serious around the world, the German-based sports clothing and shoe manufacturer shut a significant number of stores across the globe, including its key market of China. According to the information published on its official website, the closure of markets that make up about 70 per cent of the Adidas network continues to drag the company down and as a result the group cannot issue a forecast for its performance until the end of the year. … [Read more...] about Fashion rivals continuing to suffer in coronavirus fallout