Archive for May 6th, 2017

VN Index rises to near 720 points

06-May-2017 Intellasia | FT | 8:26 AM

The local stock market extended its rising streak to the third consecutive session on May 3 as blue chips came back strong after a long national holiday, lifting the VN Index [...]
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Taiwan-born Navy Officer Admits Lying, Mishandling US Secrets

06-May-2017 Intellasia | AP | 8:26 AM

The US Navy abandoned efforts to convict a Taiwan-born Navy officer of spying forChinaorTaiwan, striking a plea deal on Thursday that instead that portrays him as arrogant [...]
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Vietnam takes heed to Macadamia nut

06-May-2017 Intellasia | SGGP | 8:21 AM

Lately, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has liaised with the Vietnam Macadamia Association (VMA) on the prospect of the new agricultural produces. [...]
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Golf returns drive developer interest

06-May-2017 Intellasia | VIR | 8:21 AM

With booming golf resort development across the country,Vietnamhas come a world-class destination for golf tourism. Bich Thuy reports. Nguyen Van Minh, a 45-year resident [...]
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VN shrimp brand: difficult, but not too late

06-May-2017 Intellasia | VNS | 8:21 AM

Vietnamis the third largest shrimp producer and the largest giant tiger prawn producer in the world. Shrimp is a major export item, but it lacks brand value. Dao Duc Huan [...]
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Big investors pour money into agriculture, organic food

06-May-2017 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 8:20 AM

The repeated alarms about unsafe food has brought great opportunity to several big investors, who have been pouring money into organic food projects. vietnam economy, [...]
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Vietnam fruit exports have to meet high standards in foreign markets

06-May-2017 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 8:20 AM

Vietnamis well known for its tropical fruits, but it has to meet many strict requirements by importing countries in order to export its fruit. GDC saidVietnam’s fruit [...]
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Garment-textile businesses seek to penetrate Russia

06-May-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 8:20 AM

With demand to import more than 10 billion USD worth of apparel products each year,Russiais a market with potential for Vietnamese garment-textile businesses. According to [...]
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Minister eases concern over farm produce consumption

06-May-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 8:19 AM

Minister and Chair of the government Office Mai Tien Dung clarified issues relating to farm produce consumption, especially pork which recently saw its prices slumping during [...]
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New manufacturing orders rise sharply in April

06-May-2017 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 8:19 AM

The strong growth of new orders continued to support rises in output, employment and buying activity in the Vietnamese manufacturing sector in April, with a survey-record [...]
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Ha Nam aims to attract 150 projects in four years

06-May-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 8:19 AM

The northern province of Ha Nam aims to lure 130-150 projects to its industrial parks (IP) in 2017-2020, with total investment of up to 50 trillion VND (2.19 billion USD), [...]
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Kien Giang: WB-funded project helps change old farming practices

06-May-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 8:19 AM

A World Bank-funded project has improved capacity of agricultural cooperatives in the Mekong DeltaprovinceofKien Giangand helped change the farming practices of local [...]
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Taiwanese woman charged with hurting security guard, attempting to assault cab driver in Singapore

06-May-2017 Intellasia | Yahoo News Singapore | 8:18 AM

A Taiwanese woman living inSingaporewas taken to court on Friday (5 May) for allegedly assaulting a security guard, attempting to assault a taxi driver and allegedly abusing [...]
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Taiwan: Stocks flat after eight straight sessions of gains

06-May-2017 Intellasia | Business Times | 8:18 AM

Taiwanstocks traded flat on Thursday, pausing after an eight-session winning streak as overseas markets slipped tracking a subdued Wall Street. As of 0452 GMT, the main Taiex [...]
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Taiwan to develop religious map app catering to foreign netisens

06-May-2017 Intellasia | CNA | 8:17 AM

The Ministry of the Interior will devise foreign-language versions of the Taiwan Religious Culture Map application to attract more tourists from Europe, theUnited [...]
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