Archive for January 3rd, 2019

Bao Viet Insurance Corporation and SHB sign cooperation agreement

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Bao Viet Insurance Corporation, a subsidiary of Bao Viet Group and Sai Gon-Hanoi Commercial Joint Stock Bank (SHB), signed a strategic partnership agreement on Thursday with [...]
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Only three banks meet the Basel II standards in the system

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Vietnam Finance | 6:00 AM

On December 27th 2018, Orient Commercial Joint Stock Bank issued an accouchement about the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) recognising it to meet the Basel II standards ahead of [...]
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City sets high targets for 2019

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

HCM City targets 8-8.2 per cent growth for its industrial sector in 2019, according to its Department of Industry and Trade. Its four key sectorsfood processing, [...]
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Cement and clinker export reaches 29 million tonnes, up 64pct

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

Vietnam exported over 29 million tonnes of cement and clinker worth $1.13 billion in the first 11 months this year, up 64 percent and 84 percent in volume and value compared [...]
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New regulations urged for taxing cross-border services

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Cross-border services are posing challenges to Vietnam’s tax collection as existing tax regulations have yet to keep up with the fast-paced digital world. Big tax [...]
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Vietnam wants to move up 5-7 places in business environment chart next year

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The government has set a target to improve Vietnam’s position in the World Bank’s (WB’s) ease of doing business ranking for next year by five to seven [...]
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Brazil starts sunset review of anti-dumping duties on Vietnam’s tyres

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Department of Commercial Defence (Decom) under Brazil’s Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services recently announced the initiation of a sunset review of [...]
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Vietnam strives to enter Asean’s top four in terms of competitiveness

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam aims to rank among four leading countries in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) in terms of business environment and national competitiveness. [...]
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State budget collection estimated to hit 60.2 billion USD

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

State budget collection was estimated to reach almost 1.4 quadrillion VND ND (60.2 billion USD) this year, 6 percent higher than the estimate, minister of Finance Dinh Tien [...]
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Vietnam strengthens efforts to remove EC’s ‘yellow card’ warning on seafood

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Nhan Dan | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has stepped up measures with an aim to convince the European Commission (EC) to remove a “yellow card” warning on its seafood, with strengthened efforts [...]
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2018 in review: A year of records for Vietnamese export sector

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | NhanDan | 6:00 AM

Strong export growth and a better-than-expected trade surplus are the notable bright spots of Vietnam’s export sector, especially when the world economy was rife with [...]
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Thai Nguyen aims to attract more investments

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The northern mountainous province of Thai Nguyen has attracted 62 projects with total registered capital of about 113.5 trillion VND (4.8 billion USD) since it hosted the [...]
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Petrol prices continue to drop

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) on January 1 announced decreases in petrol prices following a decision jointly issued by the Ministry of Industry and Trade [...]
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Vietnam foreign relations highlighted in 2018

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Hanoitimes | 6:00 AM

In 2018, Vietnam welcomed 33 high-level leaders who came to Vietnam for state/official visits or attending international events meanwhile Vietnamese leaders conducted 28 [...]
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Vietnam’s retail and consumer services up 11.7pct in 2018

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Nhan Dan | 6:00 AM

The total revenues of retail sales and consumer services in 2018 reached nearly VND4.4 quadrillion (US$189 billion), up 11.7 percent against the previous year, according to [...]
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