Archive for January 11th, 2019

House sales in HCM City drop to record low

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

According to the Jones Lang LaSalle Vietnam (JLL)’s report, house sales in HCM City drop to the record low within five recent years. For instance, in the fourth quarter [...]
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Border gates in Lao Cai province break trade record

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

Border gates in northern Lao Cai province which borders China posted record trade value of 3 billion USD in 2018, according to the customs office at the Lao Cai International [...]
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HCM City chair orders swift review of seven property projects

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

HCM City Chair Nguyen Thanh Phong on January 8 told the local media that he had urged the relevant departments and agencies to accelerate a review of the legal documents of [...]
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New supplies to uplift Hanoi real estate market

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

Hanoi’s real estate market is set for a record-breaking new supply of apartments and hotels in 2019 while the office sector is also predicted to enjoy a bright future, [...]
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US-based investment fund invests in Organica Vietnam

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

The Small Enterprise Assistance Funds (SEAF) Women’s Opportunity Fund (SWOF) and Organica Investment JSC signed a cooperation agreement in HCM City on January 9 to [...]
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Kiwoom Asset Management & VinaCapital sign MoU

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

Two shake hands to provide VinaCapital’s investment products to South Korean investors. Kiwoom Asset Management signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on January 7 [...]
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PVN aims to exceed VND31 trillion in after-tax profit in 2019

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

The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has set targets of VND612.2 trillion (US$26.3 billion) in total revenue and VND31.3 trillion in after-tax profit for this year, according [...]
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Quang Ninh works hard on administration procedure simplification

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

Doing business in Quang Ninh has become easier in recent years, thanks to local authorities’ efforts to simplify administrative procedures. The northern coastal [...]
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Opportunities and challenges in shifting economic climate

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

Globalisation is facing significant challenges due to the US-China trade dispute, Brexit, and protectionism in various countries. With the impact of disruptive technology [...]
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Australia Day Community Event 2019 on horizon

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

January 20 event gives visitors, especially families with kids, the chance to enjoy Australian food and culture. The Australian Consulate-General in HCM City will hold the [...]
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Fitness app receives $1 million investment

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

WeFit, a Vietnamese fitness startup, has attracted $1 million in investment from CyberAgent Capital, KBInvest and other angel investors for its pre-series A fundraising [...]
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WB-funded project improves rice production in Kien Giang

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

A conference reviewing the Vietnam Sustainable Agriculture Transformation (VnSAT) Project 2018 took place in the Mekong Delta province of Kien Giang on January 9. The VnSAT [...]
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The ‘fantastic four’ Japanese retailers in Vietnam

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

Japanese retailers AEON, Takashimaya, 7-Eleven, and FujiMart will create new consumer habits instead of buying and hunting for sales like Big C and Metro Cash & Carry did [...]
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US$321 million new foreign investment committed to VSIP Quang Ngai

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

Four foreign companies today, January 9, received new investment registration certificates to set up shop in VSIP Quang Ngai in the central province of Quang Ngai, with total [...]
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Even iPhone facility in Vietnam, assembling still keep commonly

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

The assembly segment will remain dominant in Vietnam, even if Foxconn relocates its iPhone assembling facility from China. The largest Apple supplier Foxconn may be planning [...]
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