PouYuen Vietnam has approximately 62,000 employees mostly women (Photo: SGGP)

PouYuen Vietnam lays off 2,786 workers

PouYuen Vietnam, a sports shoe manufacturer in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Tan District today announced it terminated 2,786 labor contracts due to the unfortunate circumstances of the Covid-19 crisis.
Transactions via robots at Nam A bank

Coronavirus, Industry 4.0 boost online banking

Beside natural social progression, the novel coronavirus has been seen as something that helps promote online banking, as consumer habits evolve and digital transaction becomes more popular than ever.
Singer Tuan Hung sings at his online performance.

Coronavirus: Local artist offering free online concerts

Without the spectacular stage, lighting digital and professional sound systems and dancers, singers give music lovers free online performances from their home studios amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The South Korean Ambassador and head coach Park Hang Seo present US$100,000 to the COVID-19 prevention fund. (Photo: SGGP)

Coach Park, Korean Embassy donate $100,000 to fight coronavirus

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Central Committee (VFFCC) Tran Thanh Man on March 3 hosted a reception for Republic of Korea Ambassador to Vietnam Park Noh Wan, head coach of the Vietnamese national U23 football team Park Hang Seo and Korean businessmen at the headquarters of VFFCC in Hanoi.


HCMC Party Committee Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan speaks at the event. (Photo: SGGP)

HCMC to support workers unemployed due to coronavirus

The standing board of the HCMC Party Committee has agreed to reduce incentive bonus payment of cival servants and officials to support workers who lost job due to COVID-19, said HCMC Party Committee Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan at an online conference of the Ho Chi Minh City Steering Committee for COVID-19 Prevention and Control on March 26.