Many commercial banks have now extended their credit growth limit for 2021. This could be the best solution offered by the State Bank of Vietnam because currently monetary policies do not have much room and the brunt of reducing lending interest rates is falling on the economy.
Currently, VN-Index has declined by about 12 percent from the peak of 1,420 points on July 2. However, experts assessed the fluctuations of the stock market in July this year to be short-term. The stock market still has many development opportunities in the long term, continuing to affirm its role as an important capital mobilization channel.
The HCMC Steering Committee for Covid-19 prevention and control on July 28 organized a press conference on social issues involved in the combination of western medicine and traditional oriental medicine for Covid-19 treatment, and the branch No. 2's lines of the Covid-19 support hotlines 1022 that has been overload with calls.
On July 28, Mr. Le Thanh Liem, member of the Standing Committee of HCMC Party Committee, Head of the Internal Affairs Committee of HCMC Party Committee and city officials visited Covid-19 patients and frontline workers at checkpoints, quarantine areas, and treatment facilities in District 6.
Vietnam welcomes the decision of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on July 23 not to take trade action against Vietnam in connection with the investigation into Vietnam’s currency policy, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang said on July 24.
The General Statistics Office of Vietnam, this morning, announced that the index of industrial production (IIP) in July merely rose by 1.8 percent over the previous month and 2.2 percent year-on-year, the lowest increase in the past seven months, except February with the fewest number of working days.
The Vietnam Association of Photographic Artists (VAPA) has brought home two honourable mention certificates in the print and digital categories at the International Federation of Photographic Art (FIAP)’s 29th Colour Biennial, the association has announced.
In addition to libraries or on-site reading community projects, reading promotion is also resonated by many associations and groups on social networks. These active associations and groups have presently helped to spread the love of books to a large number of readers.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has just signed Decision No.1158/QD-TTg regarding the program to develop the national science-technology (ST) market until 2030, which in turn will boost innovation and competitiveness of domestic businesses as well as the national economy in general.
The research team from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology has successfully developed a new facemask made from graphene oxide and Nano silver. This anti-bacterial, reusable facemask can effectively prevent virus infection, which is rather useful during Covid-19 pandemic.
The investigation police agency under the Ministry of Public Security on July 27 decided to take legal action against Tran Van Nam, former Secretary of the Party Committee and former Vice Chairman of the People’s Committee of southern Binh Duong province, for his wrongdoings.
Ho Chi Minh City has performed social distancing order, the livelihood of poor and homeless people are surely very difficult. Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper introduced to readers some random photos of photographer Nguyen Ky Anh timely captured moments about those people before the order.