On April 28, an inspection team from Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development led by Deputy Minister Phung Duc Tien has inspected the quarantine and customs clearance of pork imports in Hai Phong port. The Deputy Minister has inspected refrigerated containers by him self. The pork was imported mainly from Russia. After that, the inspection team continued to check refrigerated warehouse of HP company where more than 2000 tons of pork were stored. According to the representatives’ evaluation, imported pork met the standards in terms of quality, frozen persevere spares and freshness. Storage temperature was set at about - 18 degree Celsius to ensure meat quality. According to the regulator, the volume of imported pork has only reached 50% of the target assigned by the Government, but has tripled that of the same period in 2019. Vietnam has approved for 24 countries to export meat products into Vietnamese market. Statistics show that over the past 3 months, the amount of … [Read more...] about Where does Vietnam import pork from?
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The global blockchain market was valued at US$4.67 billion in 2021 and is expected to reach US$7.18 billion in 2022, and US$163.83 billion in 2029, at an annual growth of 56.3 percent. Truong Gia Binh, Chair of the FPT Corporation and of the Vietnam Software and IT Services Association (VINASA), said blockchain data storage provides protection against counterfeiting, transparency and decentralization. Many countries have put blockchain into residence management, electronic identity Although initially used mostly for cryptocurrency trading, blockchain has been introduced into a growing range of fields. Countries such as the UAE, Estonia, Luxembourg and Switzerland, for example, have put blockchain into residence management and electronic identity systems, while IBM, Amazon, and McKinsey have brought Blockchain into supply chain management. “The world will save US$450 billion annually due to counterfeit identification and reduce hundreds of thousands of deaths caused … [Read more...] about Vietnam, a high potential blockchain market
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh (R) receives Lao Deputy PM and Minister of Foreign Affairs Saleumxay Kommasith in Hanoi on December 7. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh received visiting Lao Deputy PM and Minister of Foreign Affairs Saleumxay Kommasith in Hanoi on December 7. Congratulating Laos on the 47th National Day (December 2), PM Chinh said the great friendship, special solidarity, and comprehensive cooperation between Vietnam and Laos are unique in the world, asking the two sides to continue educating younger generations on the relations, which are a priceless asset of both peoples. He also called on the two countries to coordinate with each other to develop independent and self-reliant economies that extensively, substantively, and effectively integrate into the world. Saleumxay Kommasith , who is in Vietnam to co-chair a conference disseminating policies and laws to exemplary leaders of villages in the countries’ border areas, thanked … [Read more...] about PM Pham Minh Chinh receives Lao Deputy PM, Foreign Minister
Their senses of responsibility and courage have left good feelings in the hearts of the local authorities and fishermen. Many fishermen in Ly Son district, Quang Ngai province shared their stories about the supports of troops of Coast Guard Region 2. Mr. Mai Van Ly, captain of Ship QNg 96237 TS from An Hai commune, shared that many people in Ly Son district consider troops of Coast Guard Region 2 as benefactors who have given birth to their children for the second time. The district’s people are grateful to the coast guard troops for supporting them. During his 22 years fishing at sea, Mr. Mai Van Ly could not remember how many times that Ly Son islanders and he got in trouble and were rescued and supported by the officers and soldiers of Coast Guard Region 2. Most recently, on February 23, 2022, while fishing south of Ly Son Island, his fishing boat with nine crew-members on board suddenly had engine failure and lost maneuverability. Facing a very dangerous situation, Mr. Mai Van … [Read more...] about A solid fulcrum for fishermen at sea
Recently, an ad in which a famous MC endorses a supplement that supposedly cures joint pains, herniated discs and gout appeared constantly on social media. Last year, she had to make a public apology after endorsing a product whose benefits were found to be exaggerated. "This ad was ridiculous, and its claims about curing chronic diseases is a scam," a doctor specializing in spine and disc diseases in HCMC says. "We need to call out these influencers who do ads that are health-related like this one." And then there is the actor who often live streams to promote a milk product for the elderly and claims two glasses a day can reduce joint pain. Not long ago an actress revealed her secret to reducing joint pain in an ad: a water-based supplement. She later appeared in a milk ad saying it cures gout within 40 days. Vague and exaggerated ads are becoming a problem since they could affect the health of people who buy and use them. Dr Tang Ha Nam Anh, Chairman of the Vietnam … [Read more...] about More celebrities condone false advertisements
Many workers in the country have weak contracts, or none at all, photo Le Toan According to an overview report of informal employment in Vietnam from the General Statistics Office (GSO) released last week, in 2021, there were 33.6 million workers in informal employment, equivalent to 68.5 per cent of the total of employed workers. “This is still a high rate compared to many countries in the world,” said Ingrid Christensen, director of the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Vietnam. “One of the most important things for poverty reduction in Vietnam is to ensure quality of employment, especially decent work.” The majority of Vietnamese workers still accept vulnerable jobs, without social insurance contributions or contracts. In informal employment, workers without legal or social protection are vulnerable to economic risks. And informal employees, even in the formal sector, are not regulated by labour regulations, taxes, social security, or other employment regimes. … [Read more...] about High informal worker figures pose issue for prosperity goals