Archive for January 17th, 2019

Metro Line No.1 to be complete by 2020

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

HCM City is striving to speed up work on the Metro Line No. 1 project so that it can be put into operation by 2020 as planned, Sai Gon Giai Phong news site reported, citing [...]
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Expert proposes canceling Pak Lay dam construction

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

The construction of Laos-based hydropower dam Pak Lay should be canceled due to poor reports and statistics on the project, Dr Le Anh Tuan, vice director of Research [...]
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Job Festival organised in Dong Nai

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

More than 10,000 people from the southern province of Dong Nai and neighbouring areas took part in the Job Festival last weekend, the first of its kind organised in the [...]
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Vietnam’s top five brands increase value by $2.3 billion

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

Vietnam’s five most valuable brands were worth a combined $8.1 billion in 2018, up $2.3 billion or 39 percent against 2017, Brand Finance estimated. The most valuable [...]
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Car prices increase when Tet is nearing

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

Car prices in Vietnam have considerably increased due to higher demand before the Lunar New Year holiday. Car dealers in Hanoi’s Cau Giay District said prices of two to [...]
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Ninh Thuan province to switch to new crops in 2019

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

The south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan will change the structure of nearly 1,200ha of crops to increase output and farmers’ income in response to climate [...]
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Cold chain logistics workshop held

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

Workshop looks at harnessing the potential of Vietnam’s cold chain logistics sector. GIZ’s Project Development Programme (PDP) of the German Energy Solutions [...]
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Vietnam to pilot 5G network this month

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

Vietnam has ambitions to be among the world’s first countries to launch 5G networks in 2020, with a testing phase expected in 2019. The Ministry of Information and [...]
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Major port to be built in Quang Tri in September

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

The central province of Quang Tri’s People’s Committee held a ceremony on January 15 to announce and hand over the prime minister’s decision that approves [...]
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Tet bus tickets still available

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

More than 81,700 bus tickets for the peak Tet travel season have been sold by some 50 coach operators at Mien Dong Coach Station, but some 81,000 tickets remain unsold, [...]
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Amazon enables enterprises to access 300 million customers

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

Joining the Amazon ecommerce platform has opened up opportunities for Vietnamese enterprises to access its 300 million customers around the world. To make the most of it, [...]
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Japanese firms see Vietnam as top investment destination in Asia

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

Japanese firms consider Vietnam the most attractive investment destination in Asia due to the country’s high economic growth, its position as a production hub and its [...]
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PV Gas looks to boost LPG retailing

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

PetroVietnam Gas Joint Stock Corporation (PV Gas), the largest national supplier of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), plans to continue investing strongly in its LPG retail [...]
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Thua Thien-Hue plans more international flights to promote tourism

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

The central province of Thua Thien-Hue plans to expand Phu Bai International Airport and support airlines in launching more international routes to the province to attract [...]
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Automobile market expands strongly in 2018

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

Despite difficulties in the first half of 2018, the domestic automobile market saw impressive growth compared to the previous year with nearly 290,000 vehicles sold during [...]
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