Archive for November 2nd, 2007

Company, bank, stock market briefs Nov 02

Company, bank, stock market briefs Nov 02

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | | 9:57 PM

The Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange today November 02 after a rally on the stock market in the first session of November, the VN Index lost 9.29 points or 0.86% to close at [...]
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Vn-Index rallies in November’s first session

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | 01/Nov/2007 Vietnamnet | 9:34 PM

The Vn-Index in the first session of November suddenly rebounded thanks to the strong recovery of key scrip like DHG, GMD, KDC, NKD, REE, SAM and SFI. Ending the session, the [...]
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Bird flu returns to Nam Dinh, threatens north

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 5:59 AM

Avian influenza has been discovered in a flock of one-month-old ducks in Nam Dinh Province, raising the total number of provinces with a return of the H5N1 virus to three. [...]
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Indonesia’s bird flu boy defies hospital orders, returns home

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Straitstimes | 5:59 AM

The parents of a three-year-old Indonesian boy infected with bird flu have defied hospital orders that he stay in isolation and taken him home, a hospital official said on [...]
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Ignorance fuelling spread of hepatitis B in Asia

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | 31/Oct/2007 Saigon Times Daily page 5 | 5:59 AM

Ignorance is fuelling the spread of hepatitis B in Asia, where patients are failing to get proper treatment and not enough is done to reduce transmission of the virus from [...]
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Tests of bird flu vaccine begin at Stony Brook

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Newsday | 5:59 AM

Stressing the need to prevent the spread of a highly pathogenic influenza virus -such as the bird flu strain circulating in Southeast Asia and elsewhere -researchers at Stony [...]
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Japan, RI exploring cooperation in bird flu vaccine production

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Antara | 5:59 AM

Indonesia and Japan are holding intensive talks on Indonesia`s desire to develop its own capacity in handling the spread of bird flu disease and on possible cooperation in [...]
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Burma monks march again, UN envoy due back

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:59 AM

Buddhist monks in Burma staged a protest march on Wednesday, their first since troops crushed a pro-democracy uprising a month ago, as UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari [...]
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Asia’s one-time drug warlord Khun Sa dies

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | China Daily | 5:59 AM

One-time drug warlord Khun Sa, variously described as among the world’s most wanted men and a great liberation fighter, has died in Burma at the age of 74, an associate [...]
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MSF calls on Thailand to halt forcible return of Hmong refugees to Laos

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Thailandnews | 5:59 AM

The international medical humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) today called on the Thai government to halt all forced [...]
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China approves food safety law, WHO lauds efforts

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:59 AM

The Chinese government approved in principle Wednesday a new food safety law aimed at raising standards at every level of production, a senior official said. The quality of [...]
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Pressure can move Burma junta-exiled leader

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:59 AM

Burma’s ruling junta is sensitive to world opinion despite its isolationism, an exiled opposition leader said on Wednesday, urging more international financial and [...]
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Brand name registration, IP laws key

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Vietnam News page 16 | 5:59 AM

Vietnamese firms should focus more on brand name registration and intellectual property laws if they want to increase exports to the stringent American market, experts said. [...]
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PVFC nearly completes financial targets

PVFC nearly completes financial targets

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Dau Tu Chung Khoan page 5 | 5:59 AM

The PetroVietnam Finance Joint Stock Co (PVFC) recently announced that to date, it earned nearly 700 billion dong in profit accounting for 90% of the year’s target. [...]
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Vinacomin builds cement plant in north

02-Nov-2007 Intellasia | Nhan Dan | 5:59 AM

Vietnam Coal and Natural Resources Group (Vinacomin) and Tuyen Quang provincial People’s Committee recently made the debut of CTQ Cement Joint Stock Co as the investor [...]
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