Archive for January 11th, 2019

Salaries projected to increase by 5.2pct in Malaysia in 2019

11-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Human Resources Online | 6:00 AM

Good news for staff in Malaysia! Salaries are projected to increase by 5.2 percent in 2019, according to the Malaysia 2018 Salary Increase & Total Compensation [...]
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DAP lawmaker to police: Investigate MCA for receiving stolen 1MDB funds

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

DAP lawmaker Chong Zhemin today urged the police to investigate MCA for allegedly receiving stolen funds of RM16.5 million from 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) from [...]
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Malaysia to hold rates, most other emerging countries to raise rates

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

This year will see more emerging market countries raise interest rates than at any point since the pre-financial crisis uplands of 2006, analysts at JP Morgan predict. A [...]
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Khairy: Anwar best choice for PM in multiracial Malaysia

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

PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim is the best leader to unite the country currently divided by communal politics, Khairy Jamaluddin asserted. The former youth and sports [...]
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E-scooter sharing Neuron Mobility enters Malaysia

11-Jan-2019 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

Neuron Mobility, an e-scooter sharing service based in Southeast Asia, announced today that it officially started operations in Malaysia. It is a part of the company’s [...]
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Chinese warships dock in Cambodia to boost ‘military cooperation’

Chinese warships dock in Cambodia to boost ‘military cooperation’

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

Three hulking Chinese warships docked in Cambodia Wednesday for a four-day visit, as Beijing parades its naval prowess alongside its staunch Southeast Asian ally. China is [...]
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Vietnamese manufacturers struggle in homeland

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

Vietnam’s electronics exports were estimated to nearly reach $100 billion in 2018, making the country become one of 20 largest electronics exporters worldwide; however, [...]
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Vietjet sells one million discounted tickets on all international routes

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

Vietjet is giving away one million discounted tickets, priced from zero dong, between now and Friday, the budget carrier has announced. These tickets, available at [...]
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Vietnam’s cassava industry faces big hurdles

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

Cassava processors are facing difficulties due to a raw material shortage and, especially, tightening of overland imports and erection of barriers to imports of farm produce [...]
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Local organic food producer clinches deal with American investment fund

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

Local organic food firm Organica Investment JSC today, January 9, struck an investment agreement with the SEAF Women’s Opportunity Fund (SWOF) an investment fund [...]
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Beautycare Expo 2019 opens in Hanoi

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

Beautycare Expo 2019, an international exhibition of beauty products, technologies and services, opened its doors on Wednesday in Hanoi. This is the first time Beautycare [...]
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TMV marks 11pct increase in 2018 car sales

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

Toyota Motor Vietnam (TMV) achieved a record sales volume of nearly 66,000 units, excluding imported Lexus cars, in 2018, marking a year-on-year increase of 11 per cent. [...]
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NA inspection team looks into illegal construction of factories in Dong Nai

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

A National Assembly (NA) inspection team on January 8 worked with the Bien Hoa City government to investigate the illegal construction of factories by 50 firms in Phuoc Tan [...]
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Local products seek to present in Vietnam-based foreign marts

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

Hanoi authorities have been working hard to make more Vietnamese products present in foreign-invested supermarket chains in Vietnam, seeing it as an efficient channel for the [...]
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Vietravel ranks first in top 10 travel firms 2018

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

Tour operator Vietravel was ranked first in the list of Vietnam’s top 10 prestigious travel and tourism companies in 2018, announced by the Vietnam Report Company. [...]
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