In the midst of a stressful time of the epidemic, the Ministry of Planning and Investment is developing a program to recover the economy after the pandemic. According to Minister Nguyen Chi Dung, Covid-19 has disrupted production and business activities of enterprises around the world and seriously affected the Vietnamese economy. Along with that, the epidemic has disrupted many supply chains in the world and Vietnam. However, when the economy recovers from the pandemic, demand will also increase. Vietnam needs to take advantage of this opportunity to bring businesses into the supply chain. Growth and opportunity The Ministry of Planning and Investment and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in Vietnam researched and re-evaluated the impact of the Covid-19 epidemic on the supply chain of 10 industries in Vietnam. They selected three priority industries for in-depth research: agriculture, food processing and automobiles. These are the three industries … [Read more...] about Welcome the great opportunity after pandemic
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Secretary General of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Houlin Zhao praised the proposals and initiatives of Vietnam and hoped that it would share its experiences with other ITU member countries. The ITU is a specialized organization of the United Nations established on July 15, 1947. The ITU has 193 member countries, and more than 700 associate members that are businesses, research institutions operating in the fields of telecommunications and information technology, and regional and international organizations. The ITU is an organization with the mission of maintaining and strengthening international cooperation in the fields of wireline, radio, fiber optic cable, and satellite in all member countries to enable the use of telecommunications in the most effective way. Vietnam’s role in ITU Since 1975, the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam has been the sole legal representative of Vietnam to participate in the ITU. In recent years, … [Read more...] about What is Vietnam’s role in the International Telecommunication Union?
Upskilling and reskilling could be key solutions to solving the labour shortages, Photo: Le Toan With thousands of workers previously based in major cities deciding to move back to their hometowns due to unbearable pressures through the summer’s pandemic restrictions, a wide array of companies in textiles, footwear, electronics, and more are suffering from massive gaps in labour and accompanying skills. According to Vu Duc Giang, chairman of the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association, related enterprises are also encountering the double issue of labour shortages of unskilled workers as the peak production period for Lunar New Year approaches. “Lack of human resources is an existing problem for textile enterprises, especially in Ho Chi Minh City and the southern provinces,” Giang said. “This is a huge challenge for them because we do not have an optimal plan to recruit workers in these new conditions. I think the labour deficit from now to the end of the year could be more … [Read more...] about Level-up can protect workers