The Hanoitimes - The sanctions leave direct impact on North Korean economy shown through a sharp decline in exports last year. What are visions for the denuclearization after second no-deal summit? The failure of the second Trump-Kim summit in Hanoi suggests sanctions remain a big issue between the US and North Korea, foreign media quoted international experts as saying. The UN Security Council votes to adopt a resolution imposing sanctions against North Korea. Photo: Getty Images North Korean nuclear negotiator Kim Yong Chol told Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in May 2018 that Pyongyang’s shift away from weapons was “not a result of sanctions that have been imposed from outside.” But in July 2018, Seoul-based Bank of Korea estimated the North Korean economy had seen its biggest decline in two decades, with the country’s real annual gross domestic product (GDP) falling by 3.5% in 2017 while exports declined 37.2% in 2017 alone. … [Read more...] about How much do US-led sanctions hurt North Korea economy?
How wikipedia earns money
Thanh My Loi Ward in District 2 near the HCMC center still has a vast unharvested rice field. These pieces of land have been designated for construction projects. As there is no sign construction will take place soon people cultivate rice on the sites. "My family has two hectares of land and has grown rice for several generations," Phan Van Sau, 64, a local resident, said. The Lunar New Year holiday, or Tet, is just around the corner. The plants are ripe, Sau hires some farm workers for the harvest because his family does not have enough hands. The workers are all from the Mekong Delta and are in HCMC just to earn some extra income for Tet which will last from February 4 to 10. Harvesting rice is mainly done by machines. But the machines cannot reach the crops along the edge of the field, so the workers have to cut them by hand. Dexterously harvesting the crops with a sickle and putting them in a pile nearby, Thach Thi Hanh, 34, an ethnic Khmer, says she has done this since … [Read more...] about How some Mekong Delta farm workers earn extra cash for Tet.
Every modern man thinks of how to invest money beneficially. As you know, demand creates supply. Today, there are a lot of methods to invest money profitably available for any person. So, let us review the most interesting one. Forex is a young financial market. It attracts more and more people every day due to the growing trend of making money on fluctuations of the exchange rates. Forex appeared as a reason of elimination of the golden standard abolition. So, a decision to establish a new currency system was made in Kingstone 1976. From that moment, the exchange is performed at free market prices. The main Forex market participants are central and commercial banks, large corporations, investing funds, Forex brokers, but private individuals can also participate. What is the main trading tool on Forex? A currency pair is the main financial tool for Forex trading. All trading operations are carried out with it. More information … [Read more...] about How to invest money? A short guide for growing your wealth in 2018
VietNamNet Bridge - The HCMC Taxation Agency has found 598 institutions and 17,130 individuals who received earnings totalling VND1.114 trillion from social networks (Google, Facebook and Youtube) via four banks. Taxation bodies vow to collect tax from online sellers A tax officer in HCMC denied that taxation bodies do not have enough convincing evidence to impose taxes on online traders. A business was found as having earnings of VND109.8 billion from Google. It made declarations about the income, but it paid the preferential corporate income tax rate of 10 percent. RELATED NEWS Facebook online seller pays VND9.1bn tax arrears Earning VND2 billion via Facebook, millionaires still can evade tax Thanh Lich … [Read more...] about Taxation body eyes thousands of accounts earning money from Facebook
Viet Nam News By Minh Thu When her seven-year-old daughter wanted to buy a book she couldn’t afford, Trần Ngân from the southern province of Đồng Nai decided to provide a lesson in finance and money. Her daughter, Mai Phương, had been given a budget of VNĐ500,000 (US$22) to buy a book. But she decided she wanted to buy one that cost VNĐ700,000. So she asked her mother for a loan. Her mother agreed that she could repay the extra money by helping her mother do housework for eight Sundays. Instead of playing games and watching television as she does on a typical Sunday, the deal meant that Phương had to stay at home, clean house, mop the floor, cook and wash the dishes. Ngân said that Phương learned about how to manage money, carefully consider spending and be aware of the high costs of living beyond her income. Ngân’s experience illustrates one way to respond to what many parents and experts see as … [Read more...] about Children need more money savvy