Three Vietnamese men arrested for wire fraud scheme

Three Vietnamese men arrested for wire fraud scheme

In its press release, the U.S. Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City yesterday said Vietnamese police had arrested three people who scammed US citizens with wire fraud scheme.

Vegetables are plentiful at supermarkets. (Photo: SGGP)

Authorities ensure sufficient goods supply, stable prices

The supply of essential goods, including food, foodstuffs, face masks, and hand sanitizers must be ensured by all means to meet the demand of people amid the unpredictable developments of the Covid-19 pandemic, said Mr. Do Thang Hai, Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade (MoIT).
Hand sanitizers become a popular item in the time when Covid-19 spreads (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC adds face masks, hand sanitizers into subsidized goods

Ho Chi Minh City authorities have just added face masks and hand sanitizers into subsidized goods following the decision No. 1115 signed by Deputy Chairman of the city People’s Committee Tran Vinh Tuyen on the implementation plan of the market stabilization program to cope with the ongoing pandamic caused by the new coronavirus.
List of essential stores in HCMC

List of essential stores in HCMC

The Department of Industry and Trade of Ho Chi Minh City has reviewed and summarized reports of large-scale distributors in the city to update the list of city-based retailers selling essential goods, including food, foodstuffs, face masks, hand sanitizers, and antibacterial soap.
Bottles of hand sanitizer are made by groups of Vietnamese researchers (Photo: SGGP)

Scientist teams on COVID-19 awarded US$ 5,168 for producing hand sanitizers

Deputy Director of the Vietnam National University Development Fund Associate Professor Nguyen Dinh Tu yesterday said the fund has given VND120 million (US$ 5,168) awards to groups of scientists on COVID-19 who have made hand sanitizers to guard against the novel coronavirus (Covid-19 ).
Workers make face masks in Ho Chi Minh City. (Photo: SGGP)

Increasing supply of face masks to relieve buying frenzy

To cool down the fever of face masks and hand sanitizers, several distribution channels have joined hands with enterprises to increase the supply for the market. It is expected that hundreds of thousands of antimicrobial and medical face masks will be put into the market this weekend.