Daily Archives: February 5, 2021

Bombardier to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results on February 11, 2021

MONTRÉAL, Feb. 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) will publish its financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020 on Thursday, February 11, 2021. On February 11, 2021 at 8:00 a.m., EST, Bombardier will

Vietnam to use cameras for nationwide traffic surveillance

A 93 million USD project has been launched to install traffic surveillance cameras on all national highways and expressways in Vietnam, according to VnExpress. The project will be implemented from now until 2025, using state budget, private investment and other

European business confidence in Vietnam at new peak

  The Business Climate Index of European companies in Vietnam reached its highest level since the Covid-19 outbreak at 63.6 points in the fourth quarter of 2020, VnExpress reported. The index increased by 37 points over a historic low of

Vietnam expects strong ties with US under Biden administration

Vietnam hopes to further strengthen the comprehensive partnership with the US under the Biden administration, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Vietnam Pham Binh Minh told newly-appointed US Secretary of State Antony Blinken during phone talks on Friday. Congratulating

Vietnam to import 30 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine in H1

The Vietnam Vaccine Joint Stock Company (VNVC) has announced that it will import 30 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine from the UK in the first half of 2020. A representative from VNVC told the Sai Gon Giai phong (Liberated Sai Gon) that the

IOR Defense Ministers stress importance of peace, security in Indian Ocean

  Defense cooperation is important in maintaining security and peace in the Indian Ocean region (IOR), Indonesian Defense Deputy Minister M. Herindra said during an online IOR Defense Minister Conclave on Thursday. Mr. Herindra said the IOR Defense Minister Conclave

UAE, US foreign ministers discuss ‘strategic relations’

     UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan discussed by phone with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken “strategic relations and Middle East regional issues,” according to a statement published Thursday on the UAE’s foreign ministry website.

Myanmar: UNSC calls for release of Aung San Suu Kyi

    – The UN Security Council on Thursday issued a press statement expressing deep concern over the military takeover in Myanmar and calling for the immediate release of Myanmar’s elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi and President Win Myint. The

Da Nang’s Quan The Am Festival recognized as national intangible cultural heritage

– The Quan The Am (Goddess of Mercy) Festival in Da Nang city has been recognized as a national intangible cultural heritage by the Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism. The festival, held annually since 1960 in Quan The Am

Companies donate 900 thousand USD to vaccine purchase fund

The Ministry of Health on Friday received 21 billion VND (over 900,000 USD) donated by enterprises to the ministry’s fund for purchasing COVID-19 vaccine. At a ceremony on Friday, Health Minister Nguyen Thanh Long praised Thaiholdings JSC and the Lien