Archive for September 22nd, 2018

Australian project helps improve mango famers’ income

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

Some 270 farmer households in the Mekong Delta provinces of Dong Thap and Tien Giang will receive support to improve their mango supply chain’s competitiveness under [...]
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Danang Hospital to launch liver transplant service in 2020

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

Surgeons at Danang general Hospital will perform the first liver transplant operation in 2020 after studying the procedure under the guidance of Japanese experts, heard [...]
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McDonald’s struggles with competition in Vietnam

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

Failure to capture the attention of the Vietnamese market was odd given that foreign burger chains had previously been met with success when expanding in Asian countries. In [...]
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Japanese expats at ease in Vietnam

22-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Most Japanese expats in Vietnam are quick to settle in and find a lot to like. After moving to Vietnam to work in the most vibrant city in Vietnam, HCM City, in 2016, [...]
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Coastal provinces coordinate in monitoring fishing boats

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

Eight Mekong Delta and south central coastal provinces in Vietnam have signed a coordination agreement on the management of fishing vessels in a bid to have the European [...]
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Seaports at Dung Quat EZ need to reach regional standards

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

Dung Quat Economic Zone should seek investors for seaports in the zone to develop them to regional standards, according to an official. Le Viet Chuc, secretary of Quang [...]
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Hanoi metro starts trial

22-Sep-2018 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Trial begins on capital’s first urban railway line on September 20. A trial began on the 13-km-long Cat LinhHa Dong metro line on September 20, with five of a total of [...]
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Finance, petroleum stocks extend market’s rally

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

Vietnamese shares gained steadily on Thursday, driven by positive investor confidence that lifted financial-banking and energy stocks. The benchmark VN Index on the HCM Stock [...]
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Viettel Global to float 2.24 billion shares on UPCoM

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

With the starting price of VND15,000 (US$0.64) per share, Viettel Global would be valued at around VND33.65 trillion (US$1.45 billion). Viettel Global, the international [...]
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Mekong Capital completes divestment in first three funds

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

Vietnam-focused private equity firm Mekong Capital has divested fully in Minh Hoang Garment Joint Stock Company, the last portfolio company in its Mekong Enterprise Fund, the [...]
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VN Index hits 1,000 points again

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

The VN Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange rose past the 1,000-point level in the afternoon phase today, September 20, driven by strong demand for leading stocks such as [...]
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Stock market briefs

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

HCM City Securities Corporation (HSC) plans to offer 86.3 million shares at a 3-for-2 ratio this year or in the first quarter of 2019 to increase its capital. The firm [...]
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Suprema to showcase GDPR-ready enterprise access at Security Essen 2018

22-Sep-2018 Intellasia | 21-SEP-2018 ACN Newswire | Suprema | 6:00 AM

SEOUL, KOREA, Sept 21, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – Suprema, a global leader in biometrics and security, announced that the company will showcase GDPR-ready enterprise [...]
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NEC Biometrics Contribute to Security at the 18th Asian Games

22-Sep-2018 Intellasia | 21-SEP-2018 ACN Newswire | NEC Corporation | 6:00 AM

- Reinforced safety with facial recognition and behavior detection systems - TOKYO, Sept 21, 2018 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation today announced that it [...]
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Blockpass Announces Investment in Key Partner Fully-Verified, Broadens Product Scope to Include Video Verification

22-Sep-2018 Intellasia | 21-SEP-2018 ACN Newswire | Blockpass IDN | 6:00 AM

HONG KONG, Sept 21, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – Digital identity verification provider, Blockpass, confirmed today that they have signed a deal to invest in and [...]
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