Archive for December 20th, 2016

Cat Lai Port says to process exports online next year

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

Cat Lai Port will start next year to process containerised cargo exports online to speed up goods clearance and thus cope with worsening traffic congestion around the port [...]
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Vietnam high on Japan investor radar

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

In Southeast Asia, Vietnam has attracted the most attention from Japanese investors over the past three years, said Koji Maeno, chair of the Japanese Business Association of [...]
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Industry Ministry considers bankruptcy for Dung Quat shipyard

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

To deal with the unprofitable Dung Quat shipyard, MOIT believes that declaring bankruptcy is the most feasible solution. MOIT has instructed PetroVietnam to consider three [...]
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PetroVietnam tops list of 500 lead earners

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 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 [...]
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Steel trade protection planned

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

In the draft planning of steel production to 2025, with a vision to 2035, which has been circulated for opinions, the ministry said it would build technical barriers to [...]
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Industry Ministry vows to continue developing steel projects

20-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

As MOIT insists on developing steel projects, saying there will be a shortage of steel in the future, NA deputies say the ministry has to take responsibility for figures [...]
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VN cement exports down 7 per cent

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

Vietnam’s cement and clinker export in 2016 is estimated at some 15 million tonnes worth $556 million. Those figures are 7 per cent lower than last year due to fierce [...]
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Govt gets tough on fraud in shrimp processing sector

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

The government has approved a plan in which stricter measures will be taken to ward off the illegal practice of injecting jelly into raw shrimp and the trading of [...]
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Vietnam posts brisk sales of beef from France

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

The Vietnam government has lifted a 15-year ban on the import of French beef effective as of December 15, of last year. France is currently the largest cattle producer in the [...]
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Ice-to-fish ratio rule to be removed

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

The government will remove a regulation on ice and moisture content in tra (pangasius) fish fillets from a decree governing production, processing and export of tra fillets, [...]
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Government urges more energy saving

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

Saving energy and using energy in an efficient and economical manner should be the national goal in the coming years, deputy prime minister Trinh Dinh Dung said yesterday, at [...]
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Vietjet looks set to raise $170m from IPO

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

Vietnamese budget airline Vietjet has set its initial public offering (IPO) of 44.78 million shares, equal to 14.9 per cent of the firm’s chartered capital of VND3 [...]
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Sabeco and Habeco continue to soar after listing

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

The shares of Saigon Beer, Alcohol and Beverage Corporation (Sabeco) and Hanoi Beer, Alcohol and Beverage Corporation (Habeco) have continuously increased after being listed [...]
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Vietjet test listing on homeground in February 2017

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

Vietnam’s only private airline Vietjet will list its shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) in late February 2017, before moving to list in Hong Kong or [...]
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Local bourses partner up with IFC in corporate governance initiative

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

The Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) and Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) signed with IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, an MoU on December 16 to jointly promote effective [...]
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