The euro fell to a seven-week low versus the dollar of $1.1036 overnight after the European Central Bank left its policy rates unchanged but President Christine Lagarde struck a slightly dovish tone than some had expected. … [Read more...] about Global stocks steady as caution on China virus continues; euro hits seven-week low after ECB
“My parents love football very much. When I was small, I often saw my father playing football. He was a member of a communal football team. During the World Cup, the matches often took place at late night so my parents often prepared food and invited their neighbours to watch and eat together. They also woke me up to watch football with them,” Nhu said. … [Read more...] about Striker Huynh Nhu, born to play football
Aligning with the condominium market, the selling price in the city’s luxury segment has increased significantly over recent years. The average selling price in the fourth quarter of last year was $6,308 per sq m, up 10 per cent year-on-year. This improvement was not only due to the possession of prime locations but also improvements in product quality. Developers in this segment have put a lot of effort into product research and development to incorporate international trends and quality standards, such as green buildings, smart homes, and imported branded materials, etc. … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS HEADLINES JAN. 25
The other two qualifiers are in archery. At the Olympic qualifying event in Thailand last year, Nguyen Hoang Phi Vu won the men's individual category while Do Thi Anh Nguyet finished in the top three of the women’s individual category. They are the first Vietnamese archers ever to qualify. … [Read more...] about Which Vietnamese athletes have qualified for 2020 Olympics?
After Hong Kong, nations for which Chinese visitors' spending accounts for the biggest share of gross domestic product are, from most to least, Cambodia, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, and Malaysia, according to statistics released by Capital Economics, a London-based research company, Friday. In many of these nations, businesses catering to tourists display signs in Chinese, accept China's yuan currency, and use that country’s WeChat for mobile payments. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus outbreak raises health, economic concerns in Asia