In the short-term, if we look at the statistics of Vietnamese goods exported to the US in the first quarter of this year, it’s not very positive because only a few groups of goods have positive growth. The rest have seen negative growth. When the COVID-19 pandemic is over, exports won’t be the same as before. … [Read more...] about New momentum for US-Viet Nam trade relations
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Listeners have also taken spring cleaning to the next level. Spotify’s Cleaning Kit playlist has seen a 30 per cent increase in streaming; while overall streams have increased by more than 65 per cent. Users are mopping to songs made for dancing, including Uptown Funk by Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson, Roar by Katy Perry, and Work by Drake and Rihanna. In fact, there are now more than 940,000 cleaning playlists on Spotify today. … [Read more...] about COVID-19 leads to new entertainment habits
In the first year of the Decade of Action to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals by 2030, we must not allow the coronavirus to further worsen inequalities, including gender inequality. Assisting people affected by humanitarian crises is not only the right thing to do; it is the smart thing to do. Failure to respond may result in countless lives lost and lead to a future resurgence of Covid-19 in fragile and conflict-affected countries. … [Read more...] about Pregnancy doesn’t stop during a pandemic. Neither do human rights.
I was taught by my mother to recite poems and sing folk songs. My father always played and sung folk songs at home for us. He sang low notes very well. I cannot sing well like him because I modernise folk tunes. … [Read more...] about Famous songstress wants to sing with indie bands
However, besides the opportunities, Việt Nam faced many challenges because of the 'war syndrome' between Việt Nam and the US still remained and was unable to go away in a day or two. In addition, to negotiate a trade agreement with the US, there were provisions that Việt Nam had to consider carefully, or even change laws to meet US requirements. Both countries still had to deal with the aftermath of the war, such as finding missing people, mixed-blood children, people in re-education camps. … [Read more...] about Việt Nam-US ties continue to grow, says former Vietnamese Ambassador