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Covid-19 forces some retailers to rethink...

Covid-19 forces retailers to opt out...

Business

Sat, Sep 25 2021

The risk has grown for a number of other retailers, which have been hampered by supply-chain delays as...

Vietnam approves Abdala Covid vaccine...

Vietnam approves Cuba’s Abdala Covid...

South-East Asia

Sat, Sep 18 2021

It becomes the eighth Covid vaccine approved for use in Vietnam, which has one of the lowest vaccination...

BGMEA: Bangladesh overtakes Vietnam...

Bangladesh overtakes Vietnam in RMG...

Business

Sun, Sep 12 2021

Bangladesh exported apparel products worth $18.80 billion against Vietnam's $16.86 billion, says...

Vietnam jails man for five years for...

Vietnam jails man for five years for...

Southeast Asia

Tue, Sep 7 2021

The 28-year old has been accused of infecting at least 8 people with the deadly virus

Vietnam deploys troops to enforce lockdown...

Vietnam deploys troops to enforce...

South-East Asia

Mon, Aug 23 2021

Ho Chi Minh City epicentre of Delta-driven outbreak

Harris faces task of convincing Asia...

Harris faces task of convincing Asia...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 20 2021

Harris' trip aims to establish deeper ties with Southeast Asia, a region Washington considers key...

Vietnam overtakes Bangladesh, becomes...

Vietnam overtakes Bangladesh, becomes...

Business

Sat, Jul 31 2021

Bangladesh now stands in the third position, with China holding its first position

Vietnam to mix doses of Pfizer, AstraZeneca...

Vietnam to mix doses of Pfizer, AstraZeneca...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jul 13 2021

WHO’s chief scientist advised against mixing and matching Covid-19 vaccines calling it a ‘dangerous...

ICC seeks probe into Philippines drug...

ICC seeks probe into Philippines drug...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 15 2021

According to official data, more than 6,000 people have been killed in over 200,000 anti-drug operations...

Vietnam begs public for 'vaccine fund'...

Vietnam begs public for 'vaccine fund'...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 8 2021

The Southeast Asian country has vaccinated only about 1% of its population of nearly 100 million

WHO rules out new 'hybrid' Covid variant...

WHO rules out new 'hybrid' Covid variant...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jun 3 2021

'There is no new hybrid variant in Vietnam at this moment based on WHO definition’ says Kidong...

Hybrid strain hits Vietnam, maybe Thailand...

Hybrid strain hits Vietnam, maybe Thailand...

South-East Asia

Wed, Jun 2 2021

The Vietnamese health officials said lab tests had shown the hybrid strain was more transmissible by...

Southeast Asia's virus surge prompts...

Southeast Asia's virus surge prompts...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 31 2021

Some Southeast Asian countries had placed less emphasis on vaccine procurement than Western...

Vietnam detects hybrid of Indian and...

Vietnam detects new hybrid variant amid...

South-East Asia

Sat, May 29 2021

After successfully containing the virus for most of last year, Vietnam is grappling with a spike in infections...

Vietnam defies experts, seals border...

Vietnam defies experts, seals border...

South-East Asia

Sat, Apr 24 2021

Vietnam is one of the few countries in the world which had put the strictest travel restrictions in place...

Vietnam culls 100,000 poultry in bird...

Vietnam culls 100,000 poultry in bird...

South Asia

Mon, Feb 8 2021

Vietnam has a poultry flock of around 460 million birds, and small-scale bird flu outbreaks have occurred...

ED: Partners in a shared vision

ED: Partners in a shared vision

Editorial

Sun, Feb 7 2021

Our countries have similar growth targets

Vietnam confirms latest virus outbreak...

Vietnam confirms latest virus outbreak...

South-East Asia

Tue, Feb 2 2021

With the new variant each infected person may infect about 10 people compared to five in the last waves...

Britain finalizes free trade pact with...

Britain finalizes free trade pact with...

Europe

Fri, Dec 11 2020

The ministers expect the deal will further boost bilateral trade

Vietnam threatens to shut down Facebook...

Vietnam threatens to shut down...

World

Fri, Nov 20 2020

Facebook has faced mounting pressure from governments over its content policies, including threats of...

13 killed, dozens missing after typhoon...

13 killed as typhoon lashes

World

Thu, Oct 29 2020

Twenty-six fishermen remain missing after their boats sank when trying to return to shore