Yet the losses were below the nine million expected by economists, who have been predicting a rebound in employment thanks to states' moves to reopen and a massive government rescue package that has allowed some companies to retain or rehire workers. … [Read more...] about Dow ends up 2.1%, extending rally on recovery hopes
It is therefore important for Vietnam to make a greater effort to accelerate administrative reforms once the EVFTA comes into full effect in August. This should be done by streamlining business conditions and improving the overall investment environment in order to create an open and transparent environment for businesses to operate in, Audier stressed. … [Read more...] about EuroCham executive believes golden chance lies ahead to implement EVFTA
Speaking at 'Cashless Society: Implementing Policies, Look to the Future' last week, Pham Tien Dung, director of the State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV)’s payment department, said with the Government’s strong push, non-cash transactions have increased sharply in recent years. … [Read more...] about Govt to keep pushing for cashless payment
The police have cracked down on many crypto rings so far. Many investors have been lured through the simple investment procedures and interest rate as high as 90% per month, and have been consequently defrauded for up to hundreds of billion of dong. Some swindlers have even offered an astounding interest rate of 120% per month to attract investors. … [Read more...] about Calling for cryptocurrency investment is illegal: official
Just a few months ago, there wasn't a lot of buzz around Gretchen Whitmer, a former state legislator in her second year as Michigan's governor. Then the coronavirus pandemic hit, and she became the face of her state's response, which included occasional criticism of what she viewed as the federal government's lacklustre handling of the outbreak. That made her a target for Donald Trump's vitriol - and elevated her national profile. … [Read more...] about Who could be Joe Biden’s vice-presidential candidate?