Archive for December 3rd, 2016

Ministry reverses A92 petrol phase-out plan

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has withdrawn its earlier statement that E5 bio-fuel would completely replace A92 gasoline by June 2017. E5 production in Vietnam remains [...] » More

Giant Aluminum Stockpile Was Shipped From Mexico to Vietnam

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

Unusual moves are connected to businesses associated with family of Chinese billionaire Liu Zhongtian One of the world’s largest aluminum stockpiles, which until a few [...] » More

OPEC output deal has no immediate effect on Vietnam: insiders

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Tuoi Tre News | 6:00 AM

An upcoming cut in oil output by the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries may have little to no immediate consequences for Vietnam, experts and government [...] » More

Agro, fish exports up 6 per cent

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

The value of agro-forestry-fishery exports in November is estimated at $2.69 billion, pushing the total value in the first 11 months of the year to $29.1 billion, according [...] » More

Electricity companies continue to be under pressure in the fourth quarter

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Dau Tu Chung Khoan | 6:00 AM

Since having sizable foreign currency loans, exchange rate fluctuations remain a major factor significantly affecting the profit of thermal power enterprises. Although the [...] » More

Concerns about the divestments in major brewers in Vietnam

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Dau Tu Chung Khoan | 6:00 AM

Both insiders and analysts seem to be concerned about the developments of the stock prices of large state-owned enterprises which are about to be listed, especially the [...] » More

Vietnam Airlines wants to raise capital, buy more aircraft

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam Airlines, the nation’s flag carrier, has asked the Ministry of Transport for permission to increase its chartered capital to over VND14.2 trillion so that it [...] » More

State money to be funneled in PPP agriculture projects

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development will contribute capital to public-private partnership (PPP) projects in the farming sector, instead of only providing policy [...] » More

Viettel wins Asean ICT awards

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Viettel Group’s Customer Insights product won a bronze award in the research and development category at the Asean ICT Awards 2016 in Brunei late November. This was the [...] » More

4G roll-out opens up investment opportunities in Vietnam’s telecoms sector

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

The deployment of 4G, combined with increasing demand for advanced IT services, is set to drive growth in Vietnam’s telecoms sector. Much of the demand is predicted to [...] » More

TCIT handles one millionth TEU this year

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Tan Cang-Cai Mep International Terminal (TCIT) in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on Tuesday handled the one millionth TEU of the year. This throughput is four times [...] » More

Made-in-Korea products pour into Vietnam

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Vietnamese retail market is still attractive to businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK), heard a recent workshop in Hanoi. General director of the Korea [...] » More

Quang Ninh – a magnet to real estate firms

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

With great strengths in many fields, the northern coastal province of Quang Ninh has become an attractive investment desitnation for domestic and international real estate [...] » More

Geotechnical firms build local base

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

Intrigued by Vietnam’s planned emphasis on infrastructure development, foreign geotechnical firms are flocking to the country in increasing numbers. Geonia, a leading [...] » More

Parkson’s departure from Hanoi – will other retailers follow?

03-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNN | 6:00 AM

The closing of a series of Parkson trade centers in Hanoi indicates that luxury shopping malls are facing pressure from the economic crisis. Parkson has announced that it [...] » More