Archive for January 3rd, 2019

Japan leads foreign investors in Vietnam in 2018

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

Japan took the lead among 112 countries and territories invested in Vietnam in 2018, with 8.59 billion USD, making up 24 percent of the nation’s total FDI. The Republic [...]
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Chances of going around town, nicely and easily

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

Between December 2018 and late 2019, visitors to HCM City are entitled to some discount tours, and hotel and restaurant services in line with a tourism promotion programme [...]
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HCM City urges removal of obstacles to restart massive anti-flooding project

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

HCM City vice Chair Tran Vinh Tuyen has appointed relevant agencies to quickly remove bottlenecks in order to resume work on the VND10 trillion flood-control project, Thanh [...]
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Stable development predicted for property market in 2019

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

Experts believe that following a stable year, the real estate market will continue to develop well, with no bubbles, in 2019. Vu Van Phan, deputy director of the Housing and [...]
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M&As on Korean radars

03-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

South Korean investors have increasingly eyed Vietnam for possible M&A deals. A delegation of 15 South Korean firms paid a visit to Vietnam last month to explore [...]
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Taiwan suspends issuing ‘Kuan Hung’ visas for Vietnamese beginning today

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

Taiwan has released an announcement, confirming the suspension of issuing “Kuan Hung” visas for groups of Vietnamese tourists beginning today, December 28, [...]
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Newly-established enterprises up in 2018

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

The total number of newly-established enterprises in 2018 was 131,275 with total registered capital of 1.5 quadrillion VND (64.5 billion USD), up 3.5 percent and 14.1 [...]
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Tours to Egypt canceled following deadly bombing

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

Some HCM City-based travel firms on December 29 canceled all tours to Egypt departing on the same day and in the next few days, and even ceased selling tours to the country [...]
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Who are the next US dollar billionaires of Vietnam?

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

The assets of Ho Hung Anh and Nguyen Dang Quang are difficult to analyse, but CafeF has named them as the newest US dollar billionaires in Vietnam. With value of over VND90 [...]
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Tourist destinations crowded during long holiday

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

Key tourist attractions in the country, mainly in the warm southern region, have been attracting large numbers of travellers as the New Year holiday lasts four days, Nguoi [...]
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Work on Long Thanh Airport project to start by end-2020

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

Preparations for the construction of Long Thanh International Airport in the southern province of Dong Nai are on track, with work scheduled to start at the end of 2020, [...]
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Binh Dinh works to make it more popular among tourists

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

The central province of Binh Dinh welcomed more than 4 million tourists in 2018, up 10.6 percent from last year, and it is still making efforts to become a destination of [...]
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Localities welcome first tourists in New Year

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

Central localities, such as Danang City, Quang Nam and Thua Thien Hue provinces, as well as large cities such as Hanoi and HCM City, welcomed their first tourists in the New [...]
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Phan Thiet has property potential

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

The real estate market in coastal Binh Thuan Province’s Phan Thiet District is set to boom thanks to upcoming transport upgrades, according to experts. Important [...]
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Vietnamese airports forecasted to serve 112 million passengers in 2019

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

Vietnamese airports have been forecasted to receive 112 million passengers 2019, up 8.2 percent on-year. According to Airports Corporation of Vietnam (ACV), in 2018, local [...]
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