Archive for January 21st, 2017

Deputy PM asks petrol giant to up efficiency

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

Deputy prime minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) to tackle loss-making projects to improve operation efficiency, while keeping a [...]
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Thaco, LS Mtron partner to produce farming machines

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Saigon Times Daily | 6:00 AM

Truong Hai Auto Joint Stock Co. (Thaco) and LS Mtron Ltd, a machinery arm of South Korean conglomerate LS Group, inked a cooperation agreement on the manufacture and [...]
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Manufacturers warn sugar industry faces challenges in 2017

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | VNN | 6:00 AM

Though the sugar industry enjoys benefits from protectionism, manufacturers are still complaining that business is tough because of smuggling. The Vietnam Sugar Cane and [...]
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Bright prospects seen for hospitality sector

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

There is plenty of optimism in the hospitality market this year underpinned by very strong international arrivals growth, according to a recent survey by a real estate [...]
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Japanese firms eye opportunities in southern Vietnam

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Saigon Times Daily | 6:00 AM

A delegation of some 20 Japanese enterprises led by Tatsuhiro Shindo, executive vice president of the Japan External Trade Organisation (Jetro), had a meeting with the HCM [...]
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Vietnam Stocks Could Hit a 10-Year High in 2017: Analysts

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Vietnam stock analysts say the benchmark index will jump to a 10-year high this year as a strengthening economy, sales of stakes in state-owned enterprises and growing [...]
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VN OilGas top list of 500 leading firms

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

Vietnam Oil and Gas Group topped the list of 500 leading companies announced at a ceremony in Hanoi on Thursday. It was followed by Samsung Electronics Vietnam Co Ltd, [...]
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Vietjet Air registers HOSE listing

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | The Saigon Times Daily | 6:00 AM

Vietjet Aviation JSC (Vietjet Air) on January 16 submitted documents for floating 300 million shares on the Hochiminh Stock Exchange for the first time, Thanh Nien newspaper [...]
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Vietnam Airlines’ NASCO to list on UPCoM

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

The Noi Bai Airport Services Company (NASCO) will list its 8.3 million shares on the Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM) under the code NAS, according to the Hanoi Stock [...]
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NEC Supplies Submarine Cable for System Connecting Hong Kong and Guam

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | 20-JAN-2017 ACN Newswire | NEC Corporation | 6:00 AM

TOKYO, Jan 20, 2017 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced the signing of a contract with RTI Connectivity(1) to supply a high capacity [...]
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NEC Named to the “Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations” List for 2017

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | 20-JAN-2017 ACN Newswire | NEC Corporation | 6:00 AM

TOKYO, Jan 20, 2017 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced its selection to the “Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the [...]
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Vinaconex-Viettel officially merges into SHB

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Bao Dau Tu | 6:00 AM

On January 12th 2017, Saigon Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SHB) and Vinaconex Viettel Joint Stock Finance Company (VVF) has officially signed official handover documents [...]
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Interbank interest rates increases sharply due to liquidity pressure

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Tri Thuc Tre | 6:00 AM

As per BVSC’s recent report, last week, the State Bank newly injected 57.138 trillion dong through OMO channel while the amount of capital matured in the week reached [...]
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Reference exchange rate goes up 13 dong

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The State Bank of Vietnam set the reference VND/USD exchange rate at 22,193 VND per USD on January 20, up 13 4 VND from the day before. With the current +/- 3 percent VND/USD [...]
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Vietnamese hunt for new, unique banknotes before for New Year lucky money

21-Jan-2017 Intellasia | Tuoi Tre News | 6:00 AM

Traditionally the most festive and awaited holiday season in Vietnam, Tet, or Lunar New Year, is also a time when many customs encompassing the shared values of its people [...]
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