Archive for October 23rd, 2018

Ministry considers removing mobile phone promotion cap

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Information and Communications is considering a proposal from telecom providers to remove the ceiling promotion rate of 20 per cent for pre-paid subscribers. [...] » More

Resorts boast original offerings

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

The opening of luxurious beach resorts is making Vietnam a more attractive destination but innovation is key. Vietnam was honored as “Asia’s Leading [...] » More

State Audit agency to evaluate 25 State enterprises in 2019

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

The State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) will audit 25 State-owned enterprises and financial organisations in 2019. They include the State Bank of Vietnam, 21 economic groups and [...] » More

Samsung refutes rumours on shifting production from Vietnam to N Korea

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

In response to Hanoitimes’ request for comment, a spokesperson of Samsung Electronics Vietnam said the company “does not comment on rumours and personal [...] » More

Danang may inject $75 million into five healthcare projects

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The central coastal city of Danang will invest in five healthcare facility projects worth some VND1.74 trillion (US$75 million) if the municipal People’s Council gives [...] » More

PM calls for Danish businesses’ engagement in Vietnam’s policy-making

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on Danish businesses to be more active in contributing ideas to policy-making in Vietnam, while promoting their role in fostering [...] » More

PetroVietnam says Tokyo Gas may help with power plant project in Vietnam

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Tokyo Gas is interested in cooperating with Vietnam’s PetroVietnam Power Corp (PV Power) to develop a natural gas-fired power project in the Southeast Asian country. On [...] » More

HN aims for more social housing by 2020

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Hanoi’s property market will have more supply of social housing products for low-income people by 2020 in order to address the paucity of those products on the market [...] » More

Little room for refinery projects

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The fact that Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) has recently sought the government’s permission to cancel its $5 billion Nam Van Phong Refinery and [...] » More

Cargill opens largest feed mill in Vietnam

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Cargill on October 20 opened a $28 million feed mill in Binh Duong Province to better serve livestock farmers in the south of the country, bringing Cargill’s total [...] » More

Motorbike market gears up with new technologies

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Having expanded by 13 times in the last 20 years, the domestic motorbike market remains hot with new models equipped with the most advanced technologies launched every [...] » More

Vietnam foresees new wave of Japanese investments

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Strengthened bilateral ties between the two countries as well as Vietnam’s high economic growth and improved business environment will usher in a new wave of Japanese [...] » More

Bitel sets fastest growth pace in Peru telecom market

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

By the end of the second quarter this year, Viettel Group’s brand Bitel had 5.1 million subscribers, equivalent to a market share of 13.5 percent, reported the Perus [...] » More

Tuyen Quang seeks investment, cooperation chances from Czech Republic

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

A delegation of the northern province of Tuyen Quang led by deputy Chair of its People’s Committee Tran Ngoc Thuc has held a working session with leading officials of [...] » More

Counterfeit trading, IP infringement alarming

23-Oct-2018 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

Trading of counterfeits and products infringing intellectual property (IP) rights is highly alarming, said Tran Huu Linh, head of the general Agency of Market Surveillance, [...] » More