Archive for September 22nd, 2018

SBV pushes restructuring of credit institutions

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

Earlier this week, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) issued a directive to hasten the restructuring of credit institutions associated with resolving bad debts. Under Directive [...]
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Credit growth rate lowest in 3 years

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

Summary report on the implementation of Resolution No. 01/NQ-CP and the socio-economic situation in August and the first eight months of 2018 of the Ministry of Planning and [...]
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Reference exchange rate up on September 21

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

The State Bank adjusted the daily reference exchange rate up by 7 VND on September 21, setting the rate at 22,712 VND/USD. With the current trading band of/- 3 percent, the [...]
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Vietnam’s export to Thailand up 21pct

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

Vietnam earned more than $3.7 billion from exports to Thailand as of August 2018, up 21 percent year-on-year, higher than the country’s average of 16.7 percent, [...]
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MoIT eases import rules on horsepower motorcycles

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

Importers of 175cc engine motorbikes and above will no longer have to register for automatic import licences at the Ministry of Industry and Trade. Going forward, the firms [...]
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Economy expected to see brighter prospects

22-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Dti News | 6:00 AM

Improved macro-economic foundations, together with strong investment levels and exports, are expected to continue helping to drive Vietnam’s growth forwards. On [...]
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Lam Dong leads in attracting FDI in hi-tech agriculture

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

Located in the Central Highlands, Lam Dong province is blessed with a mild climate and fertile soil suitable for agriculture. The province has made good use of its advantage [...]
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Divestment and equitisation become more and more difficult

22-Sep-2018 Intellasia | Dau tu Chung khoan | 6:00 AM

Many new regulations in recently released documents, according to lawyers and foreign investors, make the process of divestment and equitisation become more difficult. [...]
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Production of clean agricultural products remains insignificant

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

Despite increasing demand for clean agricultural products, the production of clean agricultural products remains insignificant and the majority of consumers find it difficult [...]
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HCM City seeks to tame property prices

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

The HCM City government has asked the municipal police to launch an investigation to determine who is responsible for spreading rumours that have recently destabilised the [...]
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E-procurement must ensure quality

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

The building of a government e-procurement platform needs strict regulations on management procedures and product quality. It was necessary to develop an e-marketplace to [...]
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An Giang set to approve multiple big projects

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

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang will present investment approval decisions to fresh projects worth a combined VND128 trillion at its investment promotion conference [...]
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Vietnam, RoK plan joint audit on ASOSAI 14 sidelines

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

Auditor general of the State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) Ho Duc Phoc has proposed that the SAV and the Board of Audit and Inspection of the Republic of Korea (BAI) conduct a joint [...]
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MIC proposes decree on data sharing

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

The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) is proposing to build a decree on data connection and sharing with an aim to create a legal framework and accelerate the [...]
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Smartphone export revenue surpasses $31b in eight-month period

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

Revenue from exports of smartphones and their components skyrocketed in the first eight months of this year, amounting to $31 billion, shows data from the general Department [...]
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