Daily Archives: February 18, 2021

Sophi.io Named a WordPress VIP Featured Technology Partner

TORONTO, Feb. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WordPress VIP, the leading provider of enterprise WordPress, has added Sophi.io, an artificial intelligence system by The Globe and Mail, to its prestigious Technology Partnership program. Sophi joins a small group of enterprise

Expereo acquires Videns IT Services, the experts in NextGen SD-WAN & SASE

AMSTERDAM, Feb. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Expereo, the global provider of managed Internet, Cloud access, and SD-WAN solutions, announces the acquisition of nextgen SD-WAN & SASE solutions provider Videns IT Services, bolstering Expereo’s SD-WAN network transformation and management capabilities

US removes anti-dumping duty on Minh Phu frozen shrimp

  The Minh Phu Seafood Joint Stock Company announced on Wednesday that US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has cancelled a decision issued last October on the imposition of anti-dumping tariffs on the company’s frozen shrimp products exported to the

Webinar spotlights Vietnam-Switzerland relations

– Vietnamese Ambassador to Switzerland Le Linh Lan attended a webinar on Vietnam as a main speaker at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW ) on Tuesday. The event was held within the framework of the

Hanoi tests all Hai Duong arrivals for Covid-19

  Hanoi authorities said people who arrived from neighboring Hai Duong Province, the country’s Covid-19 epicenter, between February 2 and 16 would be tested for the coronavirus. The move came as the pandemic situation in Hai Duong, 60 kilometers from

US pledges full financial commitments to WHO

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday that the US will provide 200 million USD to the World Health Organization by the end of the month. The move reaffirms the new US administration’s commitment to global health and reverses former

UN calls for global COVID-19 vaccination plan

– UN Secretary General Antonio Gutteres on Wednesday called for a global COVID-19 vaccination plan to bring together the required political power, scientific expertise, and production and financial capacities. He asked the G20 to set up a task force on

UN warns of food insecurity in Syria

A record 12.4 million Syrian people are struggling to find enough food to eat, the UN food agency said Wednesday, a situation it described as “alarming.”   60 percent of the Syrian population are now food insecure, the World Food

Vietnam congratulates new WTO leader

Vietnam supports and congratulates Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on her election as WTO General Director, said the Vietnamese Ambassador to the UN on Monday.  Le Thi Tuyet Mai, head of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the UN, the WTO, and other international organisations

Hai Phong Port handles 42 ships during Tet break

The port of Hai Phong handled 42 ships during Tet, Vietnam’s Lunar New Year holiday, from February 10 to 16. The 42 included 27 container ships (18 foreign and 9 domestic), 14 non-containerized cargo ships and one ro-ro ship. One