Archive for September 20th, 2018

Level of Burma army brutality ‘hard to fathom’: UN probe

20-Sep-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Myanmar’s army has used unfathomable levels of violence against minority Rohingya, UN investigators said Tuesday, calling for the military to be removed from politics [...]
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VNA cooperates with King Power for in-flight duty-free sales

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

National flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) will officially offer an in-flight duty-free service called “Lotushop” in October in collaboration with Hong [...]
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Deducting online advertising expenses: a hard nut to crack

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

While businesses in Vietnam find it convenient and effective to advertise through social networks, it is getting difficult to prove that this kind of marketing is eligible [...]
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VRN objects to construction of Pak Lay hydropower dam

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

Vietnam Rivers Network (VRN) and its members have refused to participate in a consultation meeting on the construction of Laos-based hydropower dam Pak Lay, which will be [...]
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Workshop on energy transition process held in Hanoi

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

The workshop provided the basis for the report on the social, environmental and economic impacts of an alternative green energy scenario for Vietnam. Developing clean energy [...]
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Sugar cane farmers in Hau Giang at risk of losing because of flooding

20-Sep-2018 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development in Phung Hiep District in the Mekong delta province of Hau Giang said that flood water from the upstream has threatened [...]
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Vietnamese enterprises attend international food fair in Moscow

20-Sep-2018 Intellasia | NDO | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese food producers and exporters are attending the international food and drink exhibition, WorldFood Moscow 2018, being held in the Russian capital from September 17 [...]
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Vietnam top 53 IT firms see revenue of $16

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

Most of the IT firms on the list focus not only on business performances, but also on investing in new technologies and taking part on digital transformation. Vietnam’s [...]
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Vietnam’s first-ever car brand in the making

20-Sep-2018 Intellasia | DW | 6:00 AM

Vingroup is poised to launch Vietnam’s first-ever car brand, as it has invested more than $3 billion in a production line that is expected to churn out its first cars [...]
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Foreign investors rush to buy into Vietnamese businesses

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

Nearly 5,000 deals involving foreigners buying into Vietnamese businesses have been reported so far this year, an increase of 50 percent compared with 2017. The Foreign [...]
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VN farm, fishery firms aim to lift Japan trade

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

Vietnamese companies, especially those in the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta, should participate in trade promotion programmes if they want to expand exports to Japan, according to [...]
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Vietnam-based B2B logistics startup EcoTruck raises $1.7M in Pre-Series A round

20-Sep-2018 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Vietnam-based B2B logistics startup EcoTruck has bagged $1.7 million in a Pre-Series A round from investors including Access Ventures, FuturePlay, Nextran, Viet Capital [...]
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Vietnam-China Trade Fair to be held in Lang Son late October

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

The Vietnam-China International Trade Fair 2018 will take place in the northern border province of Lang Son from October 30 to November 7, aiming to boost cooperation [...]
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Vietnam becomes more attractive to Bulgarian businesses

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

Vietnam’s improving competitiveness has helped it become more attractive to Bulgarian companies who want to invest and seek business opportunities in the country, [...]
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Novaland names distributors for new condo project in downtown HCM City

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

Novaland has announced that MLand, TatiLand and MGLand are the official distributors of The Grand Manhattan, a new apartment project in HCM City’s District 1. Novaland [...]
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