Archive for October 24th, 2018

Australia slaps sanctions on Burma army top brass

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

Australia on Tuesday slapped travel and financial sanctions on five top Myanmar military officers, accused of overseeing brutal violence against Rohingya Muslims by units [...]
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Carlsberg keen on expanding its operations in Vietnam: CEO

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

Danish brewer Carlsberg says it has the highest hopes and expectations for the Vietnamese brewing industry and is eager to expand our long-term investment in the country. [...]
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Foreign investors set sights on Vietnam’s seaports

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

Vietnam’s rapidly growing trade and production have pushed the cargo volume through the country’s seaports to rise by 20 percent-30 percent per annum, making port [...]
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Domestic retailers strive to gain competitive edge

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

Domestic retailers must work to outline rational business strategies to gain a competitive edge over their foreign rivals, especially as the local retail market has become [...]
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Vietnamese handicraft firms attend Mega Show HK 2018

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

Nearly 70 Vietnamese handicraft and gift enterprises are exhibiting their products in over 80 booths at the Mega Show Hong Kong 2018 from October 20-23. The Vietnamese firms [...]
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Amstel officially enters Vietnamese beer market

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

The beer market in Vietnam has recently witnessed the official arrival of a premium European beer brandAmstel. Amstel is the latest addition to Heineken Vietnam’s [...]
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Grab, traditional taxis must be managed equally

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

Ride-hailing firms like Grab should be managed like traditional taxi companies to ensure a fair playground for the passenger transportation market, Nguyen Cong Hung, deputy [...]
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Rubber industry needs better adaptation to market

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

The rubber industry of Vietnam is facing a dire need to better adapt itself to the market situation as it is likely to be affected by the US-China trade tension that is [...]
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As prices drop, coffee companies coming back to home market

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

Coffee exporters have been told to exploit the home market as the export price is on the decrease. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has predicted that [...]
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Vietnamese startup takes second prize in regional travel startup competition

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

Vietnamese startup travel company Ecohost has beaten 110 competitors to take second prize in the 2018 Mekong Innovative Startups in Tourism (MIST) challenge. The travel [...]
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State firms’ debts edge up, worth 50 pct of assets

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

State-owned firms saw their debts rise by 1.3 percent last year to reach almost half the value of their total assets. A new report on the government’s investment in [...]
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Viettel’s vOCS 3.0 wins IBA award

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

Viettel Group’s online charging service called vOCS 3.0 won the gold winner for best new product or service of the year in telecommunications. The award was granted by [...]
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Vietnam, Romania seek to boost economic links

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

Economic, trade, and investment ties between Vietnam and Romania remain modest and have yet to match their full potential, as heard at a seminar introducing the Romanian [...]
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Site clearance report for Long Thanh Airport delayed

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

The completion and appraisal of the feasibility study for the site clearance project for Long Thanh International Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai is behind [...]
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Vietnam’s food industry seeks cooperation opportunities in Europe

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

About 30 Vietnamese enterprises are showcasing their products at the Salon International de l’Agroalimentaire (SIAL), the world’s largest food innovation [...]
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