He added that Việt Nam’s labour management department in South Korea was proactively in contact with its partners like the Ministry of Employment and Labour, the Korea Immigration Service and the Ministry of Justice to get updates on the country’s latest policies on foreign workers during the outbreak. … [Read more...] about Travellers from Korea’s outbreak zones quarantined after entering VN: ministry
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Taking his Malaysian tourist group to My Son Sanctuary in the central province of Quang Nam after the Danang and Hoi An tours, founder of World Mate Travel Nguyen Van Tu said that these spots are still crowded with sightseers, the majority of whom come from European and Western countries, as well as Malaysia, Cambodia, and South Korea. “The outbreak does not seem to be a problem here. My tourist groups, and the other groups as well, are optimistic and look like they are having a good time visiting attractions in Vietnam,” said Tu. … [Read more...] about Safety first as tourism gets on the front foot
“We experienced a public backlash after a mass infection took place during the MERS outbreak five years ago, because we didn’t make public where those patients had gone,” a health official, who declined to be identified because of the sensitivity of the matter, told Reuters. … [Read more...] about Mapping coronavirus: South Koreans turn to online tracking as cases surge
Vietnamese warned not to travel to coronavirus-hit areas in RoK The Consular Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Vietnamese Embassy in the Republic of Korea has recommended Vietnamese citizens to avoid travel to areas that are affected by COVID-19. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: North Korea quarantines foreigners
In terms of retail, smaller, clean and nearby shopping places like street shops, minimarkets and convenience stores are being temporarily favoured against wet markets or larger super- or hypermarkets. In addition, the number of transactions for online shopping and home delivery has significantly increased. … [Read more...] about What effect will COVID-19 have on Vietnam’s FMCG market?