Daily Archives: July 8, 2020

Seaborn Charts Course After Successful Emergence from Chapter 11

BOSTON, July 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following its successful emergence from Chapter 11, leading subsea cable systems operator Seaborn, today announced the appointments of board members Pete Hayes and Don Shassian, as Interim CEO and Interim CFO, respectively. “We

Seabras Group Subsidiaries Emerge from Chapter 11

All Seaborn and Seabras Entities Consolidated Under Partners Group Ownership Interim CEO and CFO Appointed BOSTON, July 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Emergence from Chapter 11 At a hearing on June 30, 2020, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern

HCM City’s hospitals switch to cashless payment

  The shift towards electronic payment is now an established trend with half of Ho Chi Minh City’s public hospitals embracing it, health authorities have said.   The number is expected to increase in the next few years as part

HoaHao Buddhism marks 81st founding anniversary

The HoaHao Buddhist Sangha’s Central Executive Committee held a ceremony in the Mekong Delta province of An Giang on July 8 to mark the sect’s 81st founding anniversary, attended by Buddhists from 18 cities and provinces nationwide.   Representatives from

Winners of Vietnam Ancestral Global Day Contest honoured

A virtual ceremony to honour winners of the Vietnam Ancestral Global Day Contest 2020 was held on July 7 night connecting Hanoi with 10 locations around the world, including Hung Kings’ Temple in PhuTho province and those in Malaysia, Taiwan,

Hanoi mobilises over 508 million USD for new-style rural building in H1

Hanoi has raised more than 11.79 trillion VND (508.18 million USD) for building new-style rural areas in the first six months of 2020.   As such, the capital has mobilised a total of over 56.5 trillion VND (2.43 billion USD)

Ca Mau launches first express boat service to Nam Du, PhuQuoc

hour and a half per leg, trips will run from Monday to Thursday weekly. Round-trip tickets are 590,000 VND (25.41 USD) for adults, 470,000 VND for the elderly and children, and 980,000 VND for VIP.   A 500-metre wharf was

COVID-19 takes toll on tourism in first half

The COVID-19 pandemic brought down the number of foreign visitors to Vietnam to close to 3.7 million in the first half of the year, a 57 percent decline year-on-year.   According to the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT), domestic

Long An speeds up public investment projects

The Mekong Delta province of Long An is speeding up the disbursement of public funds to ensure the construction progress of infrastructure projects.   Tran Van Can, Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee, said the total public investment capital disbursed

April 30 victory manifests Vietnamese people’s power: Symposium

The victory against the US on April 30, 1975, is a vivid demonstration of the super power of the Vietnamese people under the leadership of the late President Ho Chi Minh in fighting against foreign invaders, a symposium in HCM