Last-minute legal wrangles notwithstanding, Joe Biden is expected to be sworn in as the United States’ 46th President on January 20, 2021. In the West, the election of a moderate political veteran has been resoundingly welcomed as a cool breeze to temper the “fire” that marked the Trump years. Asia’s take on this regime change has been a little more ambivalent – and particularly so in Viet Nam, it seems. … [Read more...] about Will Biden be a boost for Viet Nam?
“As a global family business, providing vocational training and continuing education opportunities to our employees as well as skilled youth in the local communities we operate is a tradition that we have always held in the highest regard,” Oliver Rother, senior vice president human resources at Schaeffler Asia Pacific, said. … [Read more...] about Schaeffler expands global apprenticeship programme with pilot project in Viet Nam
Cargill staff are performing the company's social responsibility activities at communities nationwide “As the world faces extraordinary challenges – from climate change to food insecurity – delivering on Cargill’s purpose to nourish the world in a safe, responsible, and sustainable way is more critical than ever before,” said Michelle Grogg, vice president of corporate responsibility at Cargill. “We collaborate with strategic partners across the globe to bring this purpose to life by empowering farmers, protecting the planet and nourishing people and communities.” … [Read more...] about Cargill works to positively impact communities where employees live and work
On the back of the RCEP, South Korean enterprises are expected to further increase investment in Vietnam, photo Le Toan Hundreds of South Korean enterprises participated in an investment promotion conference to lure investors into the northern province of Vinh Phuc organised last week by Vinh Phuc People’s Committee, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI), and South Korean organisations already in Vietnam. … [Read more...] about Rolling out red carpet for South Korea
Given the situation, the international community has made various joint efforts to “sustain peace, promote cooperation and development, and to affirm member states’ belief that multilateralism and the coordinating role of the United Nations are crucial in addressing global challenges,” according to the Vietnamese diplomat, adding that the Security Council has “continued to fulfill its role as the body bearing the primary responsibility in the maintenance of international peace and security.” … [Read more...] about Việt Nam hosts meeting to share experience with incoming UN Security Council members