About the agreement, Mr. Madan Krishnan, Vice President of Minimally Invasive Therapies Group, Asia Pacific, Medtronic, said: “No single company can meet the global ventilator demand alone. To further supplement supply to meet overwhelming demand, we publicly shared the design specifications for our Puritan Bennett™560 (PB560) ventilator system in March 2020 under a permissive license. To further ramp up our own production, we have been collaborating with a number of international partners who can supplement part of the production process. The partnership with Vingroup will be one that will see them manufacturing components within our ventilators. Their support in this manufacturing process will aid us to further increase our ventilator supply. … [Read more...] about Vingroup partners with Medtronic to produce ventilator components
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Commenting on the new policy, Nguyen Viet Linh, PR director of Vietnamese ride-hailing firm Be Group, told VIR its drivers will have to contact the authorities to change the plate colour in accordance with the law. The firm will help the drivers better understand Circular 58. At present, the firm’s business remains stable after the economic impact of the pandemic, so drivers are expected to comply with the implementation of the new policy to continue working. Currently, the firm’s ride-hailing department is still reviewing different options to provide assistance for its drivers. … [Read more...] about Transport companies rush to deal with licence plate colour changes
Regarding capital, the Resolution 16 issued by the city’s People’s Council includes regulations on stimulating investment in the supporting industry sector of HCM City in 2018-20 tenure. It allows lending of money to enterprises at preferential interest rates to invest in facilities and technology for a period of seven years. The maximum loan for a project is VNĐ200 billion (US$8.6 million), an increase of VNĐ150 billion compared to the previous support level regulated under the municipal People’s Committee’s Decision 15. In addition, the resolution also clearly explains the shared responsibility in handling paperwork for enterprises. … [Read more...] about Dept of Industry and Trade to continue support of enterprises: HCM City official
Certainly expat men married to local girls have often commented on social media, “My wife does all that.” Dealing with language barriers and the reluctance of local authorities to conduct business directly with foreigners when the language skills are undeveloped, or when staff expect to do business in the “Vietnamese way,” nothing happens without the wife’s or most like another female staff member’s intervention. Another example of we men not being as powerful as we think we are! … [Read more...] about Women and flowers: Happy Vietnamese Women’s Day!
Addressing nearly 60 guests and representatives of the two countries’ businesses, Vietnamese Ambassador to Venezuela Lê Viết Duyên said the Vietnamese Government and people always attach importance to enhancing the two countries’ friendship and co-operation. … [Read more...] about Việt Nam seeks to boost agricultural trade with Venezuela