Archive for October 31st, 2018

Grab and Taxi Mekong promote GrabTaxi in Bac Lieu

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

Ride-hailing app is working with Taxi Mekong to offer GrabTaxi services in Bac Lieu Province. Jerry Lim, director of Grab Vietnam, said the company wished to cooperate with [...]
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Lina Network launches Supply Chain application

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

The Lina Network recently launched its Supply Chain application which uses blockchain technology. With blockchain, the entire manufacturing process, from production to [...]
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SCG’s Q3 revenue in Vietnam up 18pct

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

Thai giant releases group operating results for Q3 and 9M of 2018. The Siam Cement Group (SCG) has announced that revenue from sales amounted to $349 million in Vietnam [...]
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Short-term space rentals hit a sweet spot in Saigon

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

Many landlords in HCM City are leasing unused ‘office’ space by the hour or other short periods for handsome returns. A coffee shop in the centre of District 1 [...]
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Airbnb-style warehousing in store for Vietnam

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

Given its strong e-commerce growth, an Airbnb warehousing model is likely to flourish in Vietnam soon, experts predict. The relentless rise of same-day delivery has put [...]
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ESP Capital invests in food recipe portal Cooky

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

Vietnamese food platform raises $500,000 in second seed round investment. Vietnamese homegrown venture capital firm ESP Capital recently announced it has completed a second [...]
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Can Tho City to host business, cultural events to mark Japan-Vietnam diplomatic ties

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

The first direct flight departing from Tokyo to the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho will carry over 100 Japanese chief executive officers to participate in a wide range of [...]
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Foreign investors optimise Vietnam’s beverage market

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

Foreign beverage producers are expanding footprint in Vietnam to capitalise high growth potentials of the estimated $4 billion market. During a recent meeting with prime [...]
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Hanoi seminar discusses trademark building

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

The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and the Vietnam Intellectual Property Association (VIPA) held a seminar in Hanoi on October 29 to discuss trademarks in [...]
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Stock market briefs

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

Mobile World Investment Group (MWG) has released its preliminary earnings report for the January-September period, with its revenue put at VND65.5 trillion and its after-tax [...]
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VN Index loses for 8th straight day

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

After bargain hunting failed to lift the stock market last week, investors turned cautious on Monday and pushed Vietnam’s benchmark VN Index lower for the eighth [...]
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State’s divestment plan set for failure

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

As the stock market is experiencing strong volatility and shows little signs of strong recovery, the State may struggle to sell its stake in State-owned enterprises (SOEs) on [...]
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PAN Group locks foreign ownership limit at 49pct

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

Agriculture company The PAN Group Joint Stock Company decided to cap its foreign ownership at 49 per cent in an effort to keep the company a domestic firm. This decision was [...]
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Stocks drop below 890 points

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

Vietnamese stocks continued their bearish run today, October 29, as the VN Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange slid to below the supporting level of 890 points amid [...]
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State Securities Commission asks brokerage firms to ensure system safety

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

The State Securities Commission has asked brokerage companies to further strengthen their trading system to ensure safe and smooth transactions for investors in the stock [...]
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