News on Hebronstar vol. 61


[Inside Korea]


Intelligent Transport System toward Smart City 

Intelligent video recognition and CCTV technology are considered to be key elements in the foundation for smart transportation and smart city.

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[Inside Vietnam]


Businesses cannot access billion-dollar credit package from fearful banks

Businesses are struggling to borrow from the VND300 trillion ($12.9 billion) low-interest credit package since banks are wary of borrowing companies going under.

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Mask exports offer pandemic-hit Vietnam garment makers breathing space 

Vietnamese garment companies have signed deals to export hundreds of millions of face masks to the U.S. and the E.U.

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VN-Index up for third straight session

The VN-Index closed up 1.28 percent at 777.22 points Wednesday with most blue chips gaining alongside a dominant majority of HoSE stocks.

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[Inside Indonesia]


Indonesia delays deliberations over labor issues in omnibus bill amid backlash

The government and the House of Representatives have decided to delay deliberations over labor provisions within the omnibus bill on job creation, resulting in the cancellation of an earlier plan by labor unions to hold mass street protests despite the coronavirus outbreak.

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Indonesia sets price floor for nickel ore to protect small miners

The government has put a floor under the price of nickel ore to protect small miners amid Indonesia’s aggressive efforts to develop downstream mining industries.

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Indonesia suspends all passenger travel across cities to prevent Ramadan exodus

The Transportation Ministry will restrict all passenger travel starting on Friday as the government attempts to prevent citizens from participating in the annual Idul Fitri tradition of mudik (exodus) to curb the spread of COVID-19.

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