The Ho Chi Minh City Committee for Overseas Vietnamese yesterday held an online-offline discussion themed ‘Capability of Overseas Vietnamese in Introducing, Consuming, and Developing Distribution Channels for Domestic Products Abroad’.
Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam yesterday signed Decision No.569/QD-TTg on the strategy for scientific-technological development and innovation until 2030. Accordingly, the Government introduces policies and mechanisms for financial support and facilitation of immigration procedures and labor permit registration. This is to attract more high-level overseas Vietnamese, foreign human resources to domestic scientific activities.
The Ho Chi Minh City Committee for Overseas Vietnamese Affairs yesterday morning held a seminar to meet outstanding Vietnamese expats at the beginning of the lunar new year with its theme of “Ho Chi Minh City - new vitality after Covid-19 pandemic: Orientation and development under economic perspective.”
In its document, the Ministry of Health announced Vietnamese citizens, overseas Vietnamese, and relatives including spouses and children who have not been vaccinated or have not received enough doses of the Covid-19 vaccine can get free doses of vaccine during isolation if they wish.
A conference collecting opinions on the sustainable development of HCMC from overseas Vietnamese who are living and working in foreign countries was held in a combination of direct and online formats on December 14 by the HCMC People’s Committee.
Responding to the call from Vietnamese Party and State leaders, overseas Vietnamese around the world as well as international friends and organisations have given valuable moral, material and brainpower support to Covid-19 fight in Vietnam, particularly to the country's goal of vaccine coverage.