Archive for December 22nd, 2016

First direct flight between China’s Wuhan and Lam Dong launched

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

The first nonstop flight bringing in more than 200 visitors from China’s Wuhan on Sunday landed at Lien Khuong Airport in Vietnam’s Central Highlands province of [...]
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HCM City receives over 5.2m foreign visitors in 2016

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

More than 5.2 million foreign tourists visited HCM City in 2016, a rise of 10 percent against last year, the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has said. Meanwhile, [...]
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Milk price management reviewed before new rules take effect

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

Customers choose milk products at Saigon Co.op Mart. Prices of milk products for children under six years of age will be managed under new rules since the early next year. [...]
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Real estate bubble unlikely next year: HoREA

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

A real estate bubble is unlikely to burst next year, the HCM City Real Estate Association (HoREA) forecast. The association predicted the property market in 2017 will [...]
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More Vietnamese food companies fall into foreign hands

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

More and more merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in the food sector have occurred recently, with most of the buyers from Thailand, Japan and South Korea. South Korean CJ [...]
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Many trade centers close at year’s end

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Phap Luat TP HCM | 6:00 AM

On December 15, Taka Plaza 2 Trade centre located on Pham Ngoc Thach Street, District 3, and HCM City was officially closed after more than a year and a half of operation. On [...]
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Minh Nguyen opens workshops to supply parts for Samsung

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

Minh Nguyen Supporting Industry Joint Stock Company on December 19 inaugurated and put into operation its plastic injection, mechanics, and plastic component assembly [...]
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Samsung Vietnam reports massive loss following Galaxy Note 7 scandal

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:00 AM

Samsung was forced to recall 2.5 million units globally following complaints its battery exploded while charging. Samsung Electronics Vietnam (SEV), which produces the [...]
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Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park targeted to become an appealing destination to investors

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

A conference was held in Hanoi on December 20 to promote investment opportunities into the Hoa Lac Hi-Tech Park, seeking to develop its science and technology potential and [...]
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City seeks overseas aid funds for metro line

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

The HCM City People’s Committee has asked the Ministry of Planning and Investment for official development assistance funds to build its metro line No 3A from Ben Thanh [...]
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Shopping malls struggle to meet changing consumer trends

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

A number of luxurious shopping centres in Vietnam are facing slow sales and even closing as they fail to meet customers’ changing demand. On December 15, Taka Plaza 2 [...]
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Six parking buildings proposed for HCM City

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

The HCM City Department of Transport has sought approval from the municipal government to construct six multi-storey parking lots in the city to meet rising demand. The [...]
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14,000 apartments and villas open for sale in 2016

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:00 AM

As per Vietnam National Real Estate Association (Vnrea), the resort real estate market in 2016 witnesses the recovery and boom in the three markets including Da Nang, Nha [...]
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Sacomreal-S opens office in Hanoi

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

Sai Gon Thuong Tin Real Estate Trading and Service One-Member Limited Liability Company (Sacomreal-S), a real-estate transaction company, has opened a representative office [...]
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Vietnam detects banned chemicals in 134 batches of catfish exports

22-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:00 AM

The reputation of some exporters is on the line, with one already banned by the European Union. Inspectors have detected banned antibiotics and pathogenic microorganisms in [...]
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