coronavirus outbreak
Talk Around Town

We must not drop our guard on COVID

This week Hà Nội saw its number of coronavirus patients on the rise, passing three digits to reach above 200 on Tuesday. Hồ Chí Minh City's Hóc Môn District saw new patients rise above 1,000.

Economy

Exports of goods: an important momentum for growth

Controlling the pandemic appropriately and "opening up" the economy are the most important premise to promote exports and growth. Huge opportunities and potential for exports and growth are already there so it is necessary for companies to exert themselves.

Society

Welcome to Việt Nam in the “new normal”

Việt Nam has rolled out the red carpet to welcome back international tourists with vaccine passports as the country continues to relax restrictions and resume socio-economic activities one step at a time.

Society

The darkest days are over

This week begins with good news: HCM City authorities announced that the country’s pandemic hotspot has contained its largest-ever COVID outbreak and is ready to reopen the economy.

Economy

Profit down in Q3, likely to pick up in Q4: banks

Commercial banks have recorded lower profit during the third quarter of the year with the underlying cause being the fourth outbreak of the novel coronavirus, which resulted in lockdowns in major cities and provinces across the country, said the latest report by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).