The ongoing outbreak of a respiratory illness first identified in China has led to the largest quarantine in human history. As of March 12th 2020's reports, the global number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 has surpassed 120 000. As of today also, the coronavirus outbreak has been labelled a pandemic by the World Health Organisation (WHO), acknowledging what has might be predicted – the virus will likely spread to all countries on the globe. The pandemic has already brought considerable human suffering and major economic disruption
Join EuroCham in the upcoming business luncheon in which our honorary guest speakers who will share an insight on:
• Latest updates on the world's current situation of COVID-19 outbreak. What are the global measurements against this situation? How long is the Coronavirus expected to be totally contained? With 1,449km border with China and nearly 10 million European visitors entering Vietnam each year - the most serious epidemic areas in the world, what are the assessment of the risk of serious outbreaks in Vietnam over the next few months?
• The economic impact of Novel Coronavirus epidemic in Vietnam, especially in vulnerable industries such as education and tourism. The possible disruptions in supply chains will also be addressed given travel restrictions to and from China and the recent 8 European countries, temporary factory closures.
• Recommendations on best practices for businesses in Vietnam regarding HR, treatment of employee absence and other laws related.
We are happy to announce that our upcoming event has been changed to Webinar Format following the social distancing guidance and will now start at a new time from 09.45 – 12.00 on 20 March 2020. We hope that with this online platform, more EuroCham members can join and gain useful information from our event during this tough time.
We are always here to support our EuroCham Community in any and every way we can. The webinar session is for free for EuroCham members' representatives and all EuroCham members may participate/view online.
There is only a technical limit of 100 on participation numbers, so that we encourage you to register quickly.
REGISTRATION LINK: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4019513650576261900