The last buses hurriedly rolled on the deserted streets, at exactly 0:00 on July 9, the whole city entered the second phase of distancing in the 4th wave of the epidemic, being more careful and drastic. March 20th, our ICOOL brother was allowed to operate again in the utmost happiness of more than 700 employees, only 1 month later, the epidemic broke out again, causing the doors to close, silence.
Statistics of Social Insurance show that the outbreak of the Covid-19 epidemic again in the last days of April 2021 has affected the momentum of job restoration and improved income of workers, specifically until the second quarter of 2021, there are 12.8 million people aged 15 years and older who are negatively affected by the Covid-19 epidemic, including those who lost their jobs, had to take time off/rotary leave, reduced working hours, and reduced incomes. There are nearly 1.2 million unemployed people, about 1.1 million underemployed people. Although the 4th wave of the epidemic has been predicted, the bad thing is that this outbreak has hit major economic centers and production bases of the country: Bac Giang and Bac Ninh in the north, Bac Ninh in the north, and Bac Ninh in the north; in the south, there are Binh Duong, Long An… In particular, Ho Chi Minh City is falling into a disease spiral with a much larger scale than the previous 3 epidemics.
In the context of projects being suspended from construction, businesses struggling to manage, leading to slow liquidity, VT Group has been caught up in that common difficulty. “For me and the Board of Directors personally, the current worry about the epidemic is great, but it cannot be equal to the worry for the entire staff.” However, with the spirit of solidarity and the close “love” as a family, we has been trying our best, despite the fear of the epidemic and the lack of machinery and tools when work and track progress remotely. Because in the “danger” there is always a “chance”, VT Group fully has the potential to restore the normal state and thrive after the pandemic.
In general, VT Group is currently implementing quite well the issue of remote working: work is deployed to each team – individual and has a timeline, specific and clear reports, and work coordination between different teams are maintained relatively stable. Not only young people, the older “brothers” and “uncle” also try their best in updating and applying news exchange software, maintaining interaction with everyone. This is very precious, has great spiritual value in this stressful time.
Economic figures also show the industry’s outstanding growth potential. According to the economic report for the first half of the year, Vietnam’s GDP in the first six months of 2021 still grew positively and remained the highest in Southeast Asia. Particularly for the Construction industry in the first 6 months of 2021, the Ministry of Construction said that the growth of the industry reached 5.59%, contributed 0.37% to the overall growth of the country and higher than the growth rate of the same period in 2020 is 4.54%. The production value of the Construction industry is estimated at nearly 563.7 trillion VND.
“You guys try to protect your health, which is the most valuable asset at the moment. “The one who survives in the end wins!” Many companies and competitors in the same industry are also struggling, if we unite, God will feel sincere. In the interim, this period should learn, read, hone any more skills that interest you, this is essential to maintain morale.”