Archive for October, 2018

Not easy to destroy Umno, says Ku Li

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Gua Musang MP Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah today described the alleged move by Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) to court Umno parliamentarians into their party as akin to [...] » More

300,000 gays in the country but not all are involved in same sex relationships

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Although there are 300,000 “gay” people in Malaysia, not all of them are involved in same sex relationships. minister in the prime minister’s Department [...] » More

Anwar’s non-interference policy in PKR elections

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

It is not enough for incoming PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim to show concern over his party’s botched elections; he must rise above the petty bickering and [...] » More

What urbanites across Malaysia want: Jobs, cheaper homes, lower taxes

31-Oct-2018 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

The government has been telling Malaysians to brace for a painful Budget, but the middle class from Penang to Kuala Lumpur say that they are already struggling. These [...] » More

Vietnam enters Elevator Pitch Competition HK’s Top 10

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

Pham Hung Phong, CEO of Vietnam’s Cyfeer, has been named one of the 10 finalists at the Elevator Pitch Competition Hong Kong 2018, an international start-up pitch [...] » More

Project seeks to make textile sector more green

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

A project to make the textile industry more environment-friendly has been launched in Hanoi by the World Wide Fund for Nature and the Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association. [...] » More

Purchasing power of apartments in HCM City slowing down

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

The purchasing power of apartments in HCM City has decreased significantly and yet, the demand for land for residential purposes is still recording positive signals. Since [...] » More

Contracts for nearly 900 automobiles signed at Vietnam Motor Show

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

Contracts for 880 automobiles were signed during the Vietnam Motor Show 2018, which took place from October 24 to 28 in HCM City. The event, jointly organised by the Vietnam [...] » More

VN logistics tangled up in red tape: CIEM

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

Red tape must be removed for domestic logistics firms to develop and compete in a market which had great potential, driven by a boom in international trade, but was now [...] » More

One-way plane ticket not to exceed VND3.75 million

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

The transport ministry is drafting a Circular on air transportation prices on domestic routes. The draft stipulates that the highest price of local one-way flights will be [...] » More

Vietnam’s mega airport project to get site clearance funding soon

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

The parliament has heard that site clearance funding for the Long Thanh International Airport could be disbursed very soon. Transport minister Nguyen Van The informed the [...] » More

Agricultural cooperatives in HCM City need more support

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

The model of agriculture cooperatives in HCM City (HCM City) has existed for a long time. Yet due to poor management and loose connections among members, the inner economic [...] » More

Israel introduces new farming and water techs to Hanoi

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

The Israeli embassy has introduced new technology in Hanoi aiming to improve the quality of the city’s agricultural sector. The new technology, known as “vertical [...] » More

Vietnam’s business formations in Jan-October up 4.3pct to nearly 110,000

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

The Vietnamese government targeted to have 135,000 newly established enterprises in 2018, which is part of the objective of having one million enterprises by 2020. In the [...] » More

Japanese businesses seek investment opportunities in Can Tho

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

More than 100 CEOs of Japanese businesses will direct fly to the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on November 1 to attend a series of activities to mark the 45th anniversary of [...] » More