Daily Archives: May 20, 2020

Boku Officially Launches with Pearl Abyss to Extend Mobile Payments and eWallets Globally

SAN FRANCISCO, May 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Boku (AIM: BOKU), the world’s leading independent carrier commerce company, is pleased to announce a multi-country launch going live today of Direct Carrier Billing (DCB) and eWallet payment services for Pearl Abyss

National Assembly opens ninth session

The 14th-tenure National Assembly (NA) opened its ninth session in Hanoi on Wednesday morning with Party leader and President Nguyen Phu Trong, National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, and several Party and government leaders attending. In her opening speech,

Report on EVFTA clarified to National Assembly

Minister of Industry and Trade of Vietnam Tran Tuan Anh presented a report to clarify the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) to the National Assembly on Wednesday afternoon. Once the EVFTA comes into effect, it will help businesses find markets,

President Ho Chi Minh’s 130th birthday celebrated abroad

The Venezuelan government held a ceremony to celebrate the 130th birthday of President Ho Chi Minh on Caracas Boulevard on Tuesday.  At the event, Diosdado Cabello, United Socialist Party of Venezuela’s First Vice President, highlighted Ho Chi Minh’s contribution to the

Japan protests China’s escalating actions in East China Sea, South China Sea

  Japan condemns China’s escalating activites in the East China Sea, and the East Sea (known internationally as the South China Sea), Defense Minister Taro Kono said Tuesday during online meetings between with defense chiefs of Singapore, Indonesia, and New

WHO vows to continue the fight against COVID-19 despite US withdrawal threat

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a meeting on Tuesday that he will continue to lead the fight against the COVID-19 epidemic, despite President Donald Trump’s tweet threatening that the US may halt WHO funding permanently. Mr. Ghebreyesus

China responds to Trump’s letter to WHO Director General

  In response to US President Donald Trump’s letter sent to the WHO Director General, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian on Tuesday said the US President is “trying to mislead the public, smear China’s efforts, and shift the blame

Overseas Vietnamese support COVID-19 fight in Vietnam

Individuals and organizations of Overseas Vietnamese on Tuesday donated nearly 200,000 USD to the Vietnam Fatherland Front  to help fight Covid-19.  At a ceremony in Ha Noi, the State Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs also received 50,000 face masks that

Project on IT application for teachers’ psychological consultation

A project on applying information technology in management, consultation, and support of relieving teacher’s stress was launched on Tuesday in Hanoi by the National Education Union of Vietnam and the Vietnam Health Care Union. The 2-year project will focus on

Vietnam takes initiative in fighting COVID-19, reviving economy

  Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has expressed a deep sympathy for other countries’ losses due to COVID-19 and gratefulness to doctors and medical workers who are on the frontline of the fight against the pandemic. In a video conference