Archive for November 25th, 2009

Coastal Energy completes A-08 development well at G5/43 oil block in offshore Thailand

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Proactive Investors UK | 8:40 PM

Thailand operating exploration and production company Coastal Energy Company has completed the Songkhla A-08 oil development well on Block G5/43 in the Gulf of Thailand, [...]
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MPs told of gang rapes at mine

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Toronto Star | 8:38 PM

A usually sedate parliamentary hearing room was jolted with stories of alleged gang rape as MPs heard testimony about the operation of a Canadian-controlled gold mine in the [...]
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PTTEP reboards jack up in Montara field for assessment

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Oil & Gas Journal | 8:37 PM

PTTEP Australasia, Perth, has reboarded the West Atlas jack up rig and the Montara oil field wellhead platform in the Timor Sea to carry out an assessment of damage and [...]
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Philippine’s BOI grants tax breaks to projects in oil, real estate sectors

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | GMANews.TV | 8:35 PM

The Board of Investments granted tax holidays to various business ventures, particularly in the oil and property sectors, worth more than a billion pesos. The biggest project [...]
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Philippines declares emergency rule after political violence – Summary

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | DPA | 8:18 PM

The Philippines Tuesday declared emergency rule and dispatched additional security forces to a southern province as the death toll in the country’s worst-ever [...]
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Vietnam nuclear plants to be approved despite concerns

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | DPA | 8:16 PM

Vietnam’s National Assembly will likely vote to approve two projected nuclear power plants Wednesday, a deputy said, despite concerns over safety and costs. “It [...]
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VN Index slips to 500 pts November 25

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | AtpVietnam | HNX | 7:07 PM

Vietnam’s stock markets witnessed a sharp reducing session at highest level in the past seven months, marking today as the forth consecutive point losing session so [...]
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Business, banking and stock market briefs November 25

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | | 6:21 PM

* Vietnam Post and Telecommunications Group has been named one of the investors of the Asia Pacific Gateway undersea fiber cable network project. The APG network will connect [...]
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Foreign banks promote international payment

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | 24/Nov/2009 Thoi Bao Kinh Te Vietnam | 6:17 PM

In addition to eyeing up the retail sale segment, foreign banks are targeting import and export businesses by introducing new international payment products. This is [...]
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Banks hard to expand network

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Thoi Bao Kinh Te Vietnam | 6:15 PM

Business network expansion is the demand of all Vietnamese banks at this time to increase the competitive strength but as for market regulators, the expansion must be in [...]
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Vietnamese retail market still woos investors

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Dien Dan Doanh Nghiep | 6:14 PM

Consumers partially “liberalised” the “saving” psychology throughout the economic crisis time. This was the general assessment of experts at the [...]
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NA passes Telecoms and radio frequency laws

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | 24/Nov/2009 Thoi Bao Kinh Te Vietnam | 6:12 PM

The National Assembly on November 23 approved the Telecoms Law and the Radio Frequency Law. The two laws will become effective from 1 July 2010. The law is applied for [...]
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RNCOS releases Vietnam’s finance area forecast to 2013

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Vietnam+ | 6:11 PM

In the globalisation context, thanks to the rapid transformation of market mechanism and the enhancing of equitisation, many state corporations and enterprises of Vietnam [...]
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Vietnam reports high trade deficit from Asean

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Nguoi Lao Dong | 6:09 PM

At the “Asean-regional economic integration” seminar held yesterday in HCM City by Institute for Legal Science and International Business, Truong Dinh [...]
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Hanoi’s retail sales increases by 19.6pct

25-Nov-2009 Intellasia | Thoi Bao Kinh Te Vietnam page 3 | 6:08 PM

Hanoi Statistic Bureau announced that the city’s retail sales and services turnover in November – the promotion month has reached over 47.68 billion dong, an [...]
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