Archive for October 24th, 2018

Identifying risks in peer-to-peer lending

24-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Dau tu Chung khoan | 6:00 AM

In the context of the explosive 4.0 technology, peer-to-peer (P2P) lending is considered to be a beneficial business for all parties, however, since this is a new sector and [...]
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VIB’s pre-tax profit skyrockets 176pct in 9 months

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

The Vietnam International Bank (VIB) recorded a significant increase of 176 per cent in pre-tax profit to VND1.72 trillion (US$75.5 million) in the past nine months, [...]
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Foreign ownership room expansion: double benefits for banks

24-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Cong an Nhan dan | 6:00 AM

After the crisis, banks are no longer the attractive destination of the capital flows of domestic investors. Thus, to meet the criteria of operation, banks are actively [...]
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Embracing EVFTA Opportunities

24-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VCCI News | 6:00 AM

The VietnamEuropean Union Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is expected to be signed later this year after the European Commission (EC) approves the pact. Prime minister Nguyen [...]
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Southern region hits target for rice harvest

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

The southern region estimates that it will produce more than 26 million tonnes of paddy this year, up 1.1 million tonnes against last year, meeting its target for the year. [...]
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Vietnam, Cambodia work to fight illegal timber trading

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

Vietnam and Cambodia should intensify cooperation in monitoring their export and import of timber and wood products, thus minimising illegal timber trading at border areas, [...]
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PM: Inflationary pressure remains high

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

Despite its impressive economic performance in January-September, Vietnam is still facing many potential risks this year, especially a rise in inflationary pressure, prime [...]
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Petrol prices down slightly, those of oil unchanged

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

Petrol prices decreased slightly, while those of oil remained unchanged after the latest adjustment of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance on [...]
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Ha Nam to become resort centre by 2030

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

The northern province of Ha Nam will be developed into a resort centre in the Red River Delta region by 2030, according to the locality’s master plan for tourism [...]
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Agriculture ministry advises boosting shrimp farming

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

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has sent a proposal to the chairpeople of shrimp-rearing provinces and cities, asking the authorities to encourage farmers [...]
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Ba Ria Vung Tau integrates maritime sovereignty protection in economic development

24-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Ba Ria-Vung Tau is one of the important points of transportation in the southeastern region. With considerable maritime potential, the province plays a central role in [...]
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Size of Vietnam’s economy expands by 1.3 folds in three years: PM

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

Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 22 highlighted the improvements in all aspects of Vietnam since 2016 while reporting on the country’s socio-economic [...]
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Japan now Vietnam’s leading economic partner: VCCI

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

Japan is currently Vietnam’s leading economic partner, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI). The chamber noted that in 2017, two-way trade [...]
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Cow and beef imports rise in Vietnam

24-Oct-2018 Intellasia | DTI News | 6:00 AM

Vietnam is becoming a major cow and beef importer due to increasing demand for high-quality meat. Meat and Livestock Australia (MLA) livestock services manager in [...]
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Solution near for tech giant tax limbo

24-Oct-2018 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

Applying the highest tax rate on advertisers of Facebook and Google seems to be the Vietnamese government’s latest solution to collect taxes from the technology giants, [...]
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