A vessel on a week-long fishing trip needs 1-1.5 tons of ice to preserve the catch. For each block they carry from shore to boat, a worker is paid VND 5,000 ($0.22). During peak fishing seasons, when there are many boats, a worker like Xuan carries 40-60 blocks and earns VND200,000-300,000 ($8.64-12.96) a day. … [Read more...] about Lugging ice blocks the main source of income in ‘village of widows’
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Some new projects in fringe districts which are expected to launch are Vinhomes Grand Park in District 9, AIO City in Binh Tan District, West Gate Park in Binh Chanh, PiCity in District 12; and the southern area with subsequent phases of Eco Green Saigon, Sunshine City Saigon and Sunshine Diamond River in District 7. … [Read more...] about Condo market faces challenges in 2020: experts
The health ministry must also coordinate with the Government Office to submit to the prime minister a plan to establish a national steering committee for coronavirus prevention and control, led by Deputy PM Dam, and make daily reports to the prime minister. … [Read more...] about PM urges ministries, agencies to prep for worsening coronavirus spread
The opportunity is understandable as foreign groups, especially large-scale groups such as Canon, Samsung, Hyundai, Nokia, Toyota, and LG plan to increase localisation rates in Vietnam. Their ranks will grow thanks to the increase of overseas investment inflows, as well as the relocation of facilities from China to Vietnam. However, the majority of local groups are facing difficulties in getting selected as suppliers and partners by international corporations due to their limited management capacity. … [Read more...] about Digitalising SMEs’ road to success
Fifthly, agricultural sector and related services. “The growth rate of the agricultural sector in 2019 is projected at a modest level, mainly due to difficult weather conditions. However, the expectation is that the next year would be better, taking the sector back to its growing path,” Linh said. Hanoitimes … [Read more...] about Which are the top 5 business areas in Vietnam in 2020?