Archive for January 18th, 2019

Vinaconex elects CEO of Vihajico as chair

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

Dao Ngoc Thanh, CEO of Vihajico, the investor of Ecopark, and representative of An Quy Hung Co., Ltd, was elected as chair of Vinaconex. The extraordinary shareholders’ [...] » More

Petrol stations launch self-service in HCM City

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

The city on January 15 saw 11 gas stations operated by Petrolimex Saigon rolling out self-service, which allows motorists and drivers to refill their own vehicles and make [...] » More

Key infrastructure projects subject to auditing plan

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

At least three major infrastructure projects are subject to the auditing plan set for 2019, according to State Auditor general Ho Duc Phoc. Ben Thanh-Suoi Tien metro line and [...] » More

Stock market briefs

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

Southern Seed Corporation (SSC) will pay an interim dividend of VND2,000 per share for 2018 on the record date of January 23. The firm will make the payment on February 28. [...] » More

CPTTP fuels up investor sentiment

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

As the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) took effect in the country on Monday, investor sentiment turned bullish today, January [...] » More

Textile, seafood shares help market

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

Shares rebounded on Tuesday thanks to the remarkable performance of seafood and textile sectors after the official launch of the CPTPP. The benchmark VN Index on the Ho Chi [...] » More

VNDS has biggest share of 2018 derivatives market

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

VNDirect Securities Corporation (VNDS) had the biggest market share out of futures brokerages on the derivatives market in 2018, according to the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX). [...] » More

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter Closes

18-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 17-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | HKTDC | 6:00 AM

Attracted 13,000 Buyers, Highest Attendance from Mainland China, Indonesia and United States HONG KONG, Jan 17, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – Organised by the Hong Kong [...] » More

Blockpass Announces Further Listing of PASS Token on Bitfinex and Ethfinex Token Trading Platforms

18-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 17-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | Blockpass IDN | 6:00 AM

HONG KONG, Jan 17, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – Digital identity verification solution Blockpass today announced the successful listing of its native utility token, [...] » More

Hitachi Announces Suspension of UK Nuclear Power Stations Construction Project and Posting of Impairment Loss and Related Expenses

18-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 17-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | Hitachi, Ltd. | 6:00 AM

On Consolidated Basis, Posting of Extraordinary Loss on Unconsolidated Basis, and Revisions to Full-year Consolidated Business Forecast TOKYO, Jan 17, 2019 – (JCN [...] » More

NEC Highlights New Business Creation for Communication Service Providers (CSPs) based on 5G at MWC 2019

18-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 17-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | NEC Corporation | 6:00 AM

TOKYO, Jan 17, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – NEC Corporation (TSE: 6701) today announced its participation in Mobile World Congress 2019, in Barcelona, Spain, from [...] » More

Exchange rate pressure to decline significantly in short term

18-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Tri Thuc Tre | 6:00 AM

Saigon Securities Incorporation (SSI) Retail Research has released the weekly currency market report as of January 11th 2019. Accordingly, the US dollar in the past week was [...] » More

Big banks stuck with capital raising issue

18-Jan-2019 Intellasia | InfoMoney | 6:00 AM

The due time for application of Basel II standards of bank is very close (in 2020), while the capital increase is still a very difficult issue for large joint stock banks [...] » More

Consumers remain hesitant to make noncash payments

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

High transaction fees, concerns over security and the habit of using cash have hindered local consumers from making noncash payments, Nguoi Lao Dong newspaper reported, [...] » More

Differences in four largest banks’ results in 2018

18-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Dau tu Chung khoan | 6:00 AM

The business results of the four largest banks in the system are basically clear with different colours. Restructuring efforts At conference held in the afternoon of January [...] » More