Archive for January 8th, 2019

How about paying back your RM2.5b debt to Putrajaya first? finance minister asks Sarawak

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Sarawak should settle its RM2.5 billion debt with Putrajaya before accusing it of marginalising the Borneo state by refusing its RM2.7 million share in tourism tax revenue, [...]
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Malaysia tells Burma to assume responsibility for Rohingya

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | NST | 6:00 AM

The Myanmar government has been reminded to uphold its responsibility to its Rohingya community, who have been oppressed and reduced into becoming refugees worldwide. Deputy [...]
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Cambodia celebrates 40th anniversary of Khmer Rouge ouster

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tens of thousands of Cambodians packed a stadium in Phnom Penh Monday to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the expulsion of the brutal Khmer Rouge regimea day strongman prime [...]
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Four decades on, Cambodia reflects on its ‘Killing Fields’ nightmare

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

At the height of Pol Pot’s genocidal Khmer Rouge “killing fields” regime which devastated Cambodia for more than three years from 1975-79, Srey Heng [...]
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Quang Tri’s economic zones hold great investment-luring potential

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

Economic and industrial zones in the central province of Quang Tri boast huge potential for attracting domestic and foreign investors. The attraction of investment in these [...]
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Vietnam’s largest brewer a foreign owned business now

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

After a $4.78 million debt restructuring, Vietnam’s largest brewer Sabeco is now owned by a Thai company. In December 2017, Thai Beverage (ThaiBev) acquired a 53.59 [...]
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Top 10 prestigious travel firms 2018 announced

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Dtinews | 6:00 AM

Vietnam Report in collaboration with VietNamNet online newspaper has announced their list of the top 10 travel companies in 2018. The ranking is based on financial capacity [...]
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The right snack for the right moment

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

Stephane Gripon, Managing director of Mondelez Kinh Do Vietnam, tells VET about its aim to build the best snacking company in Vietnam. What achievements has Mondelez Kinh Do [...]
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Sao Khue Awards 2019 kicked off

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

The Vietnam Software Association (VINASA) launched the Sao Khue Awards 2019, the most prestigious honours for the Vietnamese IT and software industry, on Thursday. This year [...]
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Son Duong deep-water port ready to receive 28 million tonnes of cargo this year

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

The Son Duong deep-water port in Ha Tinh Province is expected to receive 28 million tonnes of cargo from roughly 1,500 ships in 2019, according to the Formosa Ha Tinh [...]
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Co.opmart’s Tet promotions attract customers in droves

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

On the morning of January 4 Co.opmart and Co.opXtra supermarkets in HCM City were crowded though it was a weekday. They bought many products, especially cleaning products, [...]
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Suspended businesses rise by 50pct, a worrying sign: economists

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

More than 90,600 enterprises had to suspend operation in 2018, a sharp increase of 50 percent over the year before, which economists described as “worryingly [...]
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CBD should be for commercial buildings

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

When it comes to societal implications, the central business district (CBD) is where a great volume of economic and commercial activities of a city takes place. For this [...]
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Consumers increasingly look online to buy household services

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

Following the boom of e-commerce, the number of apps allowing users to pay for services has increased dramatically. Phuong Dung, an office worker in Hanoi, said she has not [...]
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76.6 million USD veggie processing plant inaugurated in Tay Ninh

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

Lavifood Joint Stock Company officially put into operation its Tanifood vegetable and fruit processing plant in the southwestern province of Tay Ninh on January 6, hoping to [...]
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