Daily Archives: December 28, 2020

Novavax Announces Initiation of PREVENT-19 Pivotal Phase 3 Efficacy Trial of COVID-19 Vaccine in the United States and Mexico

PREVENT-19 will assess the efficacy, safety and immunogenicity of NVX-CoV2373 in the prevention of COVID-19 Trial to enroll up to 30,000 volunteers across approximately 115 sites in the U.S. and Mexico Two-thirds of enrollees to receive active vaccine GAITHERSBURG, Md.,

2021 Investment Outlook: Asia and Emerging Markets poised to lead global economic recovery

K-shape global recovery likely amid continued divergence in growth among different markets and industries. More eyes on emerging markets and Asia as region looks on track to reopening. Lower-for-longer interest-rate environment pushes investors further out the risk curve to search

Gulf countries meet to resolve conflicts

Gulf foreign ministers met online Sunday to discuss preparations for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit next week and seek ways to end conflicts with Qatar. The ministers also discussed political and economic cooperation. Bahrain will assume th...

Over 273 million USD saved annually thanks to removal of business conditions

Reductions in business conditions and related administrative procedures have helped save about 18 million workdays, or 6.3 trillion VND (273.4 million USD), each year, Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung said.At a national tele...

Vietnam targets exports of 340 billion USD in 5 years

Vietnam wants to achieve an export growth rate of 5% next year and reach an export turnover of 340 billion USD by 2025, says Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh.The Minister highlighted the need to more

Foreign media praise Vietnam’s economic growth in 2020

Despite being the lowest in the past three decades, Vietnam’s 2.91 percent growth recorded this year is still a success of the nation in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic that is ravaging the whole world, according to foreign media.The

Home décor, gifts highlighted at online Lifestyle Vietnam 2020

Domestic and foreign businesses have been showcasing their products at the ongoing Lifestyle Vietnam 2020, one of the largest home décor and gifts fairs in Southeast Asia, held online this year for the first time due to COVID-19.At lifestyle-vietnam.co...

VNA’s fact-checking channel honoured at TikTok Awards Vietnam

Factcheckvn, a fact-checking channel launched by the Vietnam News Agency (VNA) on TikTok, was honoured as the community media channel of the year at TikTok Awards Vietnam 2020 ceremony held in HCM City on December 27 night.TikTok Awards Vietnam, the

TikTok honors Vietnam News Agency’s anti-fake news project

Factcheckvn, a TikTok fact-checking channel launched by the Vietnam News Agency as part of a project to fight fake news, was honored at TikTok Awards Vietnam 2020 on Sunday in Ho Chi Minh City. TikTok Awards Vietnam honors outstanding creators,

Disbursement of State budget capital in 2020 highest in past decade

The disbursement of State budget capital reached an estimated 91.1 percent of the plan set for the year and rose 34.5 percent year-on-year, the highest rate in the 2011-2020.This is the result behind the acceleration of public investment disbursement a...