Yen, who was accused of playing a main role in the case, also denied culpability. While the prosecution said his actions had allowed subordinates to carry out their illegal acts, he said their confessions and details of the accusations against him were "inaccurate." He denied having created opportunities for his subordinates to alter the exam scores. … [Read more...] about Nine jailed in northern Vietnam over high school exam fraud
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The wild discounting of accommodations is a trend we’re seeing particularly with Hoi An homestays and budget accommodations. This is helping local businesses bring in basic income. When it comes to 4- and 5-star resorts and hotels, the trend of discounting is also a good way to attract domestic travelers, though this could lead to a reduction in service quality as businesses work to keep costs under control. … [Read more...] about How should Vietnam prepare for post-pandemic tourism recovery?
Although Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved granting entry to foreign experts to restart business operations, administrative hassles are creating difficulties for companies, said Pham Thi Ngoc Thuy, a member of the prime minister’s Advisory Council for Administrative Procedures Reform who focuses on promoting the private sector. … [Read more...] about Firms face maze of regulations getting key foreign experts into Vietnam
Singapore had been praised in March as a shining example of how to handle the new virus. The World Health Organization pointed out that Singapore's aggressive contact tracing had allowed it to quickly identify and isolate new cases. However, less than one month later, Singapore suffered a wave of infection, and the vast majority of new cases were detected in the overcrowded dormitories that house more than 300,000 of Singapore's roughly one million immigrant workers. … [Read more...] about Singapore PM lauds Vietnam’s Covid-19 success
The steering committee for COVID-19 prevention and control in the southern metropolis confirmed on Tuesday evening that patient No. 151, a 45-year-old Brazilian woman living in District 2, had suffered a relapse after a recovery from COVID-19 on April 18. … [Read more...] about Brazilian woman becomes Vietnam’s 9th COVID-19 relapse case