Archive for January 16th, 2019

Watsons to open first store in VN this week

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

Hong Kong-based healthcare and beauty retailer Watsons will launch its first store in Vietnam on January 17, according to the news website InsideRetail Asia. The Watsons [...]
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Korean investors make bigger influence in Vietnamese market

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

Many Korean giants are boosting their investment in Vietnam with an aim to raise their influence in the local market. After acquiring Ciputra Mall from Nam Thang Long Urban [...]
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IT jobs will be the most in-demand in 2019: report

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

Information technology is the industry with the highest recruitment demand this year with 14 percent increase compared to last year. According to a recent report of [...]
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Nha Trang faces slow hotel bookings and falling tourist numbers

16-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Dti News | 6:00 AM

Many hotels in Nha Trang City are facing slow sales due to oversupply and dubious services. According to Nguyen Thi Le Thanh, deputy head of Khanh Hoa Province Department of [...]
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Union strike in Frankfurt hits flights to, from Vietnam

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

Flights between Vietnam and Germany with stops at Frankfurt Airport are being affected by the airport security strike on January 14 and 15, according to Vietnamese national [...]
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Sense City Pham Van Dong department store opens in HCM City

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

The Saigon Union of Trading Cooperatives (Saigon Co.op) and Saigon Co.op Investment Development Joint-Stock Company (SCID) on January 12 opened a Sense City department store [...]
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Co-working offices fight for business premises in prime areas

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

Finding rental premises in central business districts for co-working spaces is becoming more and more difficult. The first co-working space in Vietnam, WeWork, the third [...]
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Local firms limited by incentives

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

Local companies are unable to compete with their foreign rivals in major export-oriented sectors such as electrical, electronics, computers, and machinery accessories [...]
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Firms show interest in local e-scooter market

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

Domestic and foreign enterprises have increased investments in the electric scooter business, following the increasing popularity of electric scooters in major cities. [...]
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Investors for North-South expressway to be chosen later this month

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

The Ministry of Transport will issue bidding documents to select investors for eight subprojects of the North-South expressway project to be executed under the Public-Private [...]
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Car rental market busy before Tet holiday

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

The car rental market has become very active in the capital city as the Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday approaches. A small survey by the Vietnam News Agency of rental car [...]
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Japan’s Asahi Group sets up JV to tap in Vietnam’s dairy market

16-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam Nutrition Food (NutiFood) and Japanese beverage group Asahi Group Foods last week announced the establishment of a joint-venture in a bid to bring nutritional [...]
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HCM City traditional markets ready for Tet season

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

Wholesale and retail markets in HCM City are busier than ever with the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday only weeks away. District 1′s famous Ben Thanh, one of the [...]
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Vietnamese exports to be sold via Amazon

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

The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade will work with Amazon to help Vietnamese small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) join the [...]
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HCM City spends VND7.5 trillion to stabilise prices of goods in Tet Holiday

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

According to the Department of Industry and Trade of HCM City, businesses in the price stabilisation programme have now completed more than 50 percent of their plans to [...]
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