The Covid-19 epidemic has struck at a time Vietnam was enjoying a tourism boom, with visitor numbers last year growing 16.2 percent year-on-year to a record high of 18 million. The United Nations World Tourism Organization has placed Vietnam seventh among world’s 10 fastest-growing tourist destinations. … [Read more...] about Free visas among revival measures proposed by coronavirus-hit tourism industry
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In 2009, when the VN Index soared from 324 points to the year's peak of 630 points, the richest stock billionaire had total assets worth over VND9 trillion. But now, one needs to have much more to be listed among the top billionaires. KBC price hovers around VND14,950 per share. With 75 million KBC in hands, Tam now ranks 53rd on the list of top billionaires. … [Read more...] about How much is needed to be listed among the top stock billionaires in Vietnam?
From February 8-15, saline intrusion was reported to be getting more and more serious and intruding deeper in river mouths following tidal regime. Currently, the water levels on the Mekong mainstream are lower than the average for many years and the same period of 2016 at 0.1-0.8 meter. The water levels on Tien and Hau rivers have changed following the tide. Saline intrusion in the Mekong Delta is resuming at high level in February 19-20. According to Vice Director of the National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center Vu Duc Long, the Southern region enters roasting season with less rainfall earlier than usual. The hot weather is expected to begin from the second haft of March and last until the middle of May. In order to cope with the current weather, salinity-hit- provinces need to proactively implement many solutions to conserve and utilize freshwater for domestic use and agricultural purposes; raise awareness for leaders and residents about natural … [Read more...] about Drought, saline intrusion in Mekong Delta tentatively prolong until next months
The department said the Can Gio-Vung Tau route, once operational, coupled with the existing ferry routes of Binh Khanh and Can Gio-Can Giuoc, will enable Can Gio to connect with neighboring provinces and contribute to HCMC’s socioeconomic and tourism growth. … [Read more...] about Can Gio-Vung Tau ferry service to begin in late April
However, the health leader elaborated that the pandemic development in mainland China is still complicated with high infection cases and deaths. Some Asian countries have reported a rise of COvid-19 infection cases. Therefore, as he said, Vietnam should be determined in implementing measures against the disease. … [Read more...] about Hanoi Chairman decides to reopen schools on March 2