Daily Archives: June 4, 2020

Imperial Capital Names Tim Sullivan as President as it Continues its Expansion

LOS ANGELES, June 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Imperial Capital, LLC, a full service investment banking firm, today announced a new leadership appointment designed to drive the franchise’s ambitious growth initiatives in the US and abroad. Tim Sullivan, currently Managing

Vietnam’s digital economy projected to make up 20% of GDP by 2025

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a national digital transformation program that will run until 2025, with a vision to 2030, whose target is making Vietnam a stable and prosperous digital society with a digital Government, a digital economy,

Vietnam will open door to foreign travelers once safety is assured

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam told a meeting in Hanoi on Wednesday that a domestic travel reboot is coming to the rescue for small firms and community-based tourism, which are on the edge of bankruptcy as a result of

Three Vietnamese universities named among Top 500 in Asia

  Three Vietnamese universities have made Asia’s Top 500 rankings for 2020, the UK’s Times Higher Education announced on Wednesday. The latest rankings place Vietnam National University in Hanoi in the 201 to 250 group. Hanoi University of Science and

Vietnam chairs meeting of UNSC’s Informal Working Group on International Tribunals

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC)’s Informal Working Group on International Tribunals on Wednesday convened its first meeting of this year chaired by Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese Mission to the UN and chairman of the group.

Vietnam records no new community transmission of COVID-19 for 49 days

Vietnam has seen no new COVID-19 community transmission for 49 consecutive days.  26 patients are still being treated at provincial and central hospitals. Patient 91, a British pilot, has been recovering steadily. His heart and lungs are now functioning normally.

Vietnamese economy bounces back in May: WB

  In its latest update released on June 3, the World Bank (WB) said Vietnam’s economy has gradually bounced back since social distancing measures were eased.  The WB noted that in May, the country’s industrial production index grew 11 percent from April though

ASEAN Economic Ministers adopt Hanoi plan to enhance cooperation

Economic ministers from ASEAN member nations held an online meeting on June 4 to implement instructions from ASEAN leaders made at the Special ASEAN Summit on COVID-19 on April 14. Tran Tuan Anh, Minister of Industry and Trade of Vietnam, which

Vietnamese citizens brought home from UK

  Nearly 340 Vietnamese citizens have returned home safely from the UK on a flight that touched down in Vietnam on Thursday. The flight was arranged by the Vietnamese Embassy in the UK, authorities in Vietnam and national flag carrier Vietnam

Unification ministry calls for halt to anti-Pyongyang leaflet campaign

 South Korea’s unification ministry on Thursday called for a halt to a campaign to send anti-Pyongyang leaflets into North Korea, hours after the North threatened to scrap a military tensions reduction agreement with South Korea unless Seoul takes action to