Businesses to halt production if they fail to meet Covid-19 prevention measures

Businesses to halt production if they fail to meet Covid-19 prevention measures

In its yesterday an urgent directive, the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City yesterday asked business establishments to halt their production if they failed to meet the requirements of Covid-19 preventative measures during the time applying Directive 16 of the Prime Minister about Covid-19 prevention and control.
The HCM City Department of Industry and Trade will organise the Consumption Stimulus Fair from July 2 to 5 this year to revive demand that has slumped due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: VNA)

HCMC to organise fair to stimulate consumer demand

Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Industry and Trade will for the first time in several years allow businesses to offer promotions of up to 100 percent in June and July to boost demand that has taken a hit from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Processing seafood for exports (Photo: VNA)

EVFTA disseminated among businesses

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) said on May 27 it is actively promoting the dissemination of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) among the country’s business community, helping them grasp opportunities and access incentives when the deal is implemented.
Businesses are grappling with human resource problem for post-Covid-19 when the Covid-19 has caused significant damaging impact on enterprises (Photo: SGGP)

Businesses grappling with post-Covid-19 human resource problem

Businesses are grappling with  post-Covid-19 human resource problem as the Covid-19 has caused significant damaging impact on enterprises and offices alike throughout the country and human resource has been emerging as one of challenges.
Chairman of HCMC People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong is inspecting the safety status against Covid-19 in FPT Software Co. Ltd. (Photo: SGGP)

Businesses requested to ensure safety against Covid-19 before re-operating

Businesses in HCMC are allowed normal operation as long as they have an effective safety plan against Covid-19 for their employees in compliance with Direction No.16/CT-TTg and orders for pandemic prevention by the Ministry of Health, said Chairman of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Phong yesterday in his Covid-19 inspection tour to large corporations in the city.

Firms find it significant to improve labour productivity to enhance competitiveness in Industry 4.0 (Photo: VNA)

Improving labour productivity critical for businesses

Improving labour productivity is vital for Vietnamese businesses in the context of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0), with rapid increases in digitalisation, robotisation and intelligent automation, experts said.
More than 1,200 businesses are newly established in October. — Photo vietstock.vn

Businesses sprout up in October

More than 12,000 businesses were established in October, a 3 percent increase from the previous month, data from the General Statistics Office (GSO) revealed.
Social insurance debts by bankrupt businesses harm employees’ rights (Photo: SGGP)

Businesses with social insurance debts face criminal charge

The Ho Chi Minh City Insurance agency proposed police investigators to issue criminal charge on 33 business owners who have not paid social insurance for laborers though they still collected laborers’ monthly social insurance premiums.