Archive for October, 2018

Vietnam among Asia’s most visited cruise destinations

27-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Vn Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Country ranks 4th in Asian cruise travel with nearly 500 ships visiting this year, according to Princess Cruises. Vietnam’s ports are anticipating a total of 493 visits [...]
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Uniqlo acquires stake in Vietnamese fashion firm

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

Japanese global apparel retailer Uniqlo has bought a 35 percent stake in Vietnamese fashion company Elise, said Tran Thi Thanh Thuy from the Multilateral Trade Policy [...]
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Japanese firms explore Ha Nam’s investment environment

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

A business delegation from Tokyo capital city of Japan had a working session with leaders of the northern province of Ha Nam October 25 to inquire about the local investment [...]
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Viettel successfully enters blockchain arena

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

The Viettel Enterprise Solutions Corporation aims to become the leading national blockchain technology provider in the next five years. “Blockchain is a technology that [...]
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Hotels fear they may lose guests to Airbnb

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

Several years ago, hoteliers in Vietnam did not think Airbnb could be a threat to them. But that is no longer the case. Two years ago, there were only several thousand rooms [...]
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Vinfast, PV Oil ink deal on charging stations

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

Vietnam’s automaker VinFast and Vietnam Oil Corporation (PV Oil) on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on implementing charging stations and leasing [...]
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Former Vingroup CEO appointed vice chair of Bamboo Airways

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

The appointment is part of Bamboo Airways` plan to finalise its organisational structure before launching the first flight. Bamboo Airways, with the backing of conglomerate [...]
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Hau Giang, RoK organisation continue hi-tech farming cooperation

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

The Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang will continue working with the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s organisation for agricultural technology transfer and trade (FACT) in [...]
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Ben Tre ends 28MW wind-power project

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

The Ben Tre Department of Planning and Investment has revoked the license of a 28-megawatt ( MW) wind farm owned by Hung Phuc Nguyen Company due to long construction delays. [...]
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Vietnam foresees new wave of Japanese investments

27-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 [...]
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200 resettlement apartments find buyers

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

Some 200 resettlement apartments in the Phu My resettlement area in HCM City’s District 7 have been successfully sold to three enterprises—Thinh Phat Company, Duc [...]
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HCM City inks deals with Emirates to woo UAE tourists

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

The Tourism Department of HCM City, particularly its Tourism Promotion Centre, has established a partnership with Emirates Airline, based in the United Arab Emirates, to [...]
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3-day weekend boom expected as Co.opmart, Co.opXtra roll out buy 1 get 1 free promotion

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

To welcome the 100th Co.opmart supermarket, Co.opmart and Co.opXtra supermarkets nation-wide have launched a series of attractive promotions, including programmes offering [...]
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Billionaire Vuong moves up in Forbes ranking

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

Billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong has moved up in the Forbes rich list as of October 25, 2018. According to Forbes’ website, Pham Nhat Vuong ranked 228th on the list of the [...]
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New product could wake up soporific canned coffee market

27-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Vn Express | 6:00 AM

One of the largest beverage makers in the world is hoping to ‘capture’ Vietnamese taste with its new canned coffee product. Coca-Cola, one of the two biggest [...]
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