Archive for June 29th, 2011

The First Crowne Plaza Residences Opens in My Dinh

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | | 6:12 PM

The Crowne Plaza West Hanoi Residences has officially opened its doors to the public on 22 June 2011, the brand’s first resident property in Vietnam. Conveniently [...]
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Asian marts shadowed by Greek debt woes

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 4:32 PM

Asian stock markets mostly fell yesterday Monday June 27 as dealers worried that Greece’s debt problems were going to infect other parts of Europe. Markets dropped [...]
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Asian markets higher on Greece deal hopes

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Business Times | Reuters | AFP | Bloomberg | AP | 4:31 PM

Growing optimism that European officials are close to a plan to help Athens solve its debt crisis boosted most Asian stocks yesterday Tuesday June 28, but fears over a Greek [...]
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Asian shares advance on Greek optimism

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | MarketWatch | 4:25 PM

Asian equity markets gained sharply in early trading on Wednesday, amid growing hope that Greece will avoid an imminent default. Japan’s Nikkei Stock Average [...]
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Storms kill 22 people in northern Vietnam

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | AP | 4:20 PM

The government says storms in northern Vietnam have killed 22 people as five more bodies were recovered. Five others are missing and 65 have been injured. The Floods and [...]
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Thai insurgency edges into election debate

Thai insurgency edges into election debate

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 3:15 PM

After seven years of near-daily attacks that have left thousands dead, a long-overlooked insurgency in southern Thailand is slowly creeping up the political agenda ahead of [...]
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Vietnam’s IIP in Jan-Jun surges 9.7pct: GSO

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | NDHMoney | 7:01 AM

Vietnam’s IIP (index of industrial production) to replace the industrial production value which details out the growth of industrial sectors in the economy in the first [...]
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Inflation seen at 17-18pct by end-2011-report

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Reuters | 7:01 AM

Vietnam is likely to end the year with an inflation rate of 17-18 percent, the Vietnam Economic Times newspaper quoted Planning and Investment minister Vo Hong Phuc as [...]
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Vietnam’s state budget deficit estimated at over 30tr dong as of mid Jun: MoPI

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Vietbiz24 | 7:01 AM

Vietnam’s state budget deficit is estimated to amount to 30.145 trillion dong from early this year as of June 15, approximately 25 percent of the year estimate approved [...]
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Vietnam first-half trade deficit $6.65b

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | AFP | 7:01 AM

Vietnam’s trade deficit reached $6.65 billion for the first half, official estimates showed Monday, below the government’s target but pointing to continuing [...]
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Vietnam’s apparel exports at over $6b in H1

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Saigon Tiep Thi | 7:01 AM

The country’s total apparel product export turnover in the first half of 2011 is estimated to reach $6.16 billion, a year-on-year increase of 30 percent. In the rest of [...]
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Robust demand for G-bonds to help stabilise yields: Standard Chartered

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Standard Chartered Research | 7:01 AM

Robust domestic demand will help stabilise bond yields ahead of the peak in y/y inflation in Q3-2011, the Standard Chartered Bank said in a recent research. Robust domestic [...]
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Actualised FDI at over $5b in Jan-Jun

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Vietbiz24 | 7:01 AM

Foreign direct investment (FDI) capital disbursement in the first six months of this year reached $5.3 billion, or 98.1 percent against the same period last year, Overseas [...]
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Inward remittance to HCM City up 27pct in H1

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | TBKTSG | 7:01 AM

The total amount of inward remittance sent to HCM City has surpassed $2.47 billion threshold, up over 27 percent over the same period last year. The aforementioned [...]
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Vietnam gems, jewellery exports touch $ 1.027b in six months

29-Jun-2011 Intellasia | Vietbiz24 | 7:01 AM

General Statistical Office (GSO) has reported that the country earned $630 million from exporting gemstone, precious stones and jewellery in June, bringing total figure of [...]
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