Archive for October 3rd, 2017

World Food Programme seeks 75 million dollars for Rohingya crisis

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The World Food Programme (WFP) appealed on Sunday for 75 million dollars in emergency aid over the next six months to help alleviate the suffering of Rohingya Muslims fleeing [...]
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Kien Giang moves to develop supporting industry

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang plans to disburse more than 19 billion VND (836,000 USD) to develop its supporting industry. According to the provincial Department of [...]
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Real estate developers in small provinces do big business

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Though provincial real estate developers are less known than bigger firms in Hanoi, HCM City and Da Nang, they are rivals with powerful financial capability. Nam Tien Lao Cai [...]
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Home sales slowdown in September in major cities

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Home sales have slowed down significantly in September due to Vietnamese people’s psychology of avoiding buying property assets in July of the Lunar Calendar also [...]
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Hanoi retail sector rising with real estate

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

The upward trend of investment into the Vietnamese retail sector is raising the number of retail stores in the country’s big cities, which results in higher demand for [...]
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High growth expected for VN’s land lot segment

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Many experts believe that the land lot segment has received significant attention from investors as evident from the increasing selling price and transaction numbers. Some [...]
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Workshop in France spotlights Vietnam’s economy

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

A workshop on Vietnam’s economy after 30 years of reform has been held in France’s central city of Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire by the friendship association [...]
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$1.87 billion projected for offshore fishing development

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The total investment for the offshore fishing industry for the 2018-30 period has been projected to reach VND42.2 trillion (US$1.87 billion). The directorate of Fisheries [...]
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‘Vietnamese Dragon Fruit Day’ goes vibrant in Australia

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Nearly 100 kilos of dragon fruit were sold during the Vietnamese Dragon Fruit Day, which was jointly held by the Vietnamese Trade Office and the Embassy of Vietnam in [...]
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Hoa Binh Group conferred Labour Order

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Construction company, Hoa Binh Group was awarded the Labour Order, second class, last week by President Tran Dai Quang for its contribution to the sector and society over the [...]
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Conference seeks ways to build sustainable rice production chains

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Measures to build linkages towards sustainable rice production chains in the context of climate change were the focus of a workshop in the framework of the recent investment [...]
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Vietnam Airlines aims to transport 25 million passengers in 2018

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The national flag carrier, Vietnam Airlines, said that it plans to transport about 25 million passengers in 2018, a rise of 10.8 percent against the previous year’s [...]
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Tisco reaches agreement with Chinese contractor to resume multimillion-dollar project

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

The long-delayed Thai Nguyen iron and steel plant-phase 2 will be revised after the investor Tisco and the Chinese contractor reached a compromise in resuming the unfinished [...]
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Novaland Group receives $40mn loan facility

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Developer takes on first loan from Credit Suisse AG Singapore. Credit Suisse AG, Singapore Branch, has recently disbursed $40 million to Vietnamese property developer the [...]
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RoK firm to build waste-to-energy plant in Hung Yen

03-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Hao Group said it plans to invest in a waste-to-energy plant with a daily capacity of 150 tonnes of rubbish in the northern province of [...]
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