Archive for September 22nd, 2018

Nearly 4.5 trillion VND needed to repair two key runways

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

The Ministry of Transport (MoT) on September 19 sent a document proposing the Ministry of Finance to allocate nearly 4.5 trillion VND (193.5 million USD) for upgrading two [...]
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An Giang to hold investment promotion conference

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

The Mekong Delta province of An Giang will organise an investment promotion conference on September 29 which is expected to draw the participation of prime minister Nguyen [...]
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Telecom, retail sectors face far-reaching digital transformation

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

Several sectors, including telecommunications, retail and financial-banking, have been greatly affected by digital transformation, according to a technology conference held [...]
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Vietnam takes part in Southeast Asian tech event in Thailand

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

The Digital Thailand Big Bang 2018 exhibition kicked off on Wednesday at Impact Muang Thong Thani in Bangkok with the presence of Thai prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha. This [...]
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Deer farming lucrative in south

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

Breeding deer to harvest their antler velvet, the soft skin that grows on top, is enabling farmers in Ba Ria Vung Tau Province’s Xuyen Moc District earn a steady [...]
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Work starts on first low-iron quartz powder plant in Vietnam

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

A joint venture of the Viet Phuong (VPG) Investment Group and Quarzwerke Group of Germany on September 19 began construction of a low-iron sand and quartz powder processing [...]
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Textile industry must renovate

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

The textile and garment industry is likely to face challenges in 2019 as the industry goes through a transition period which requires breakthroughs to shift its position in [...]
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Oil giants sign cooperation agreement

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

Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) and Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) on Wednesday signed a comprehensive cooperation agreement to exploit the strength of each [...]
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The Guardian names Hanoi among safer spaces for women

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

The Guardian, a UK newspaper has announced its research article with theme “What would a truly walkable city look like?”, aiming to introduce many kinds of safe [...]
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Forum spotlights startup support in Asia Pacific

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

The first forum on doing business in the Francophone community in the Asia Pacific began in Hanoi on September 20, discussing ways to assist startups in the region. The [...]
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Schools in Hanoi launch free electronic contact book

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

The electronic contact book helps families and schools have quick, convenient, safe and accurate communication channels, and enhance fairness and objectivity in managing [...]
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Ministry proposes contributing State capital to Vinh Hao-Phan Thiet expressway

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

The transport ministry has proposed contributing VND3.88 trillion, sourced from the State budget, to the construction of the Vinh Hao-Phan Thiet expressway with a total cost [...]
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Vietnam Foodexpo 2018 to open in HCM City in November

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

An International Food Industry Exhibition (Vietnam Foodexpo 2018) being held in HCM City this November is expected to attract about 450 exhibitors. The Trade Promotion Agency [...]
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Local firms earn $8.6b from outsourcing, assembly

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

Outsourcing and assembly activities for foreign companies earned local businesses $8.6 billion in 2016, according to an economic census announced by the general Statistical [...]
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K+, KCC, COV team up to reduce broadcasting copyright infringement

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

The Copyright Office of Vietnam (COV) on September 19 held a workshop on the protection of broadcasters’ rights in the digital environment in Hanoi, in partnership with [...]
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