Archive for December 17th, 2016

VCCI Can Tho, Brain Works cooperate to lure investors

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

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s (VCCI) Can Tho City branch and Brain Works Co Ltd on December 14 signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on [...] » More

Another company joins PetroVietnam loss-making club

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

A peek into the workings of numerous subsidiaries and affiliates under the umbrella of PetroVietnam, the country’s oil and gas giant, is quick to reveal more than a few [...] » More

Vietnam aims to become wind powerhouse by 2020

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Vietnam is at the forefront of a growing number of countries who are transforming the way they generate and use energy, said deputy minister Hoang Quoc Vuong of the Ministry [...] » More

Ministry to tighten control over junkets

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | DTI News | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has tightened control over overseas trips by leaders of its groups and corporations, particularly those from Vietnam National Oil [...] » More

Vietnam’s top 500 largest firms announced

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

State-run Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) remains on top of the 500 largest Vietnamese enterprises list (VNR500) in 2016 in terms of revenue. Truong Hai Auto [...] » More

SOEs under defense ministry forced to disclose information

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

State-owned enterprises (SOEs) under the Ministry of National Defense will have to publicly announce their financial reports from December 23, according Circular 182 recently [...] » More

Telecoms market needs boost

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vn Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Revenue is slowing in the market but analysts suggest new drivers like 4G will encourage growth. The overall growth of Vietnam’s telecom market will start to decline [...] » More

Nearly 500 Galaxy Note 7s not yet recalled in Vietnam

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

Around 500 Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones have not been recalled in Vietnam, according to the Vietnam Competition Authority (VCA) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade. [...] » More

Viettel removes roaming charges for Vietnam-Lao-Cambodia calls

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

The military-run telecommunication group Viettelsaid it will remove roaming charges for phone calls among its subscribers in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. The move will allow [...] » More

System air conditioner market booming in VN

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

The strengthening of the property market with housing and other construction mushrooming all over the country has sharply pushed up the demand for system air conditioners. A [...] » More

Water supplier told to cope with climate change

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

Saigon Water Corporation (Sawaco) should apply advanced technology to water treatment given the impact of climate change and saltwater intrusion, said Vo Thi Dung, deputy [...] » More

DP World keen to develop logistics zones in Vietnam

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Tradearabia | 6:00 AM

Dubai-based global marine terminal operator DP World is keen to develop logistics zones in Vietnam along with its other long-term infrastructure projects in the country, said [...] » More

JSC opens big warehouse in Binh Duong

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Japan Joint-Stock Company (New Land VJ JSC) on December 14 has opened a two-hectare warehouse at the Binh An Textile and Garment Industrial Park in Di An Town of Binh Duong [...] » More

Vietnam to increase imports of LNG by 2025

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Sharply decreasing Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) output and increasing prices of new gas resources are forcing Vietnam to look to increase LNG imports. The country is expected to [...] » More

Rice exports drop to record low

17-Dec-2016 Intellasia | DTI News | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s rice exports have sharply fallen to a seven-year record low because of weak abilities, according to a new report by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural [...] » More