Archive for September 8th, 2018

HDBank chosen to support ODA projects

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

HDBank has been chosen as the bank to disburse World Bank and Asian Development Bank loans worth a total of $250 million to two projects. The two are the Vietnam Energy [...]
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Will VND lose 3pct of its value in 2018?

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

The depreciation of the Chinese yuan against the dollar has raised concerns that Vietnam’s goods will become less competitive in comparison with Chinese goods if [...]
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Technology changes insurance industry

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Tin nhanh Chung khoan | 6:00 AM

By applying modern technology to customer care services, insurance companies expect to win trust of more and more customers, contributing to the growth and the stable [...]
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AEC helps Vietnam gain firm foothold in Asean market

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

After 23 years joining the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean), Vietnam’s economy has connected closely with the bloc’s economy, especially after the [...]
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Vietnam economic restructuring remains sluggish: CIEM

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The remaining three years in the 20162020 period would be a turning point for Vietnam in transforming the economic growth model from a focus on quantity to quality, stated [...]
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Expressways across major urban areas, economic zones prioritised

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Transport is reviewing investments in expressway projects, giving priority to expressway sections that connect major cities and economic areas. As Transport [...]
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Agribusiness will bloom with EVFTA’s tariff cuts

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement, with its extensive tariff cuts for agri-food products, is prompting foreign companies to enter the Southeast Asian market seeking [...]
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Spices could be nice export earner

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has the potential to boost its exports of star anise and cinnamon, but needs supportive policies from the government, the Lang Son Star Anise Association has said. [...]
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Vietnam yet to streamline foreigners’ property ownership process

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Although Vietnam allows expats to own houses in the country, many of them are finding it challenging to obtain title documents. Huynh Truc Mai’s Finnish husband was [...]
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Vietnam exports coal to China, then imports coal from China at high prices

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Vietnam buys coal from Indonesia at the price of VND1.6 million per tonne, while coal from China is 6.6 times more expensive, at VND8.2 million. According to the general [...]
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Industry 4.0′s opportunities, challenges to heat up WEF Asean

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The World Economic Forum on Asean (WEF Asean), slated for September 11-13 in Hanoi, will offer a chance for countries to share experience in utilising opportunities and [...]
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Vietnam among world top 10 fastest-growing ultra high net worth countries

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The global ultra wealthy population, comprising people each with a net worth above $30 million, expanded by 12.9 percent year-on-year in 2017 to 255,810 individuals Vietnam [...]
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Sea economy’s contribution remains limited

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The added value of the sea economy is a mere $3.6 million per kilometer of coastline (over VND80 billion), below the world’s average of $4 million, said a [...]
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Dong Nai’s exports hit 12.2 billion USD in eight months

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Exports in the southern province of Dong Nai hit 12.2 billion USD in the first eight months of this year, up nearly 12 percent annually, according to the provincial [...]
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Apple reseller to open in HCM City

08-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s Imex Pan Pacific Group (IPPG) will open an official Apple resale store in HCM City on September 10, according to cafef.vn. The store, named eDiGi, is the [...]
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