Companies fully braced for ‘new normal’ after COVID-19 restrictions go

After months of fighting COVID-19 HCM City and southern provinces plan to gradually resume economic activities from October 1 since they have basically controlled the pandemic. Businesses in industrial zones, processing and exporting zones and high-tech zones will be allowed to reopen soon. Việt Nam News reporter Thu Ngân speaks with business executives to ask how they plan to overcome the difficulties posed by the disease and how they prepare for the new period.


Vicostone's profit to soar 73% in Q2

The positive performance in April-June period allowed Vicostone to make the first dividend payment for 2021 in cash at the rate of 20 per cent, worth VND320 billion, the company said in a statement.