Archive for January 19th, 2019

Businesses race to recruit workers for Tet holiday

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

Cashiers, warehouse staff, gift wrappers, supermarket workers, security guards and caterers are some of the most in demand jobs. Vinmart convenience stores system is [...]
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Vietnam ranks 18th in the world for expat careers: HSBC survey

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

Vietnam has climbed eight places to 18th in the world as the best place for a career for expatriates, according to HSBC’s Expat Explorer survey. The survey polled more [...]
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VN Index drops as selling pressure piles up

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

Domestic stocks saw deeper correction today, January 17, as investors hiked selling pressure amid bearish sentiment, pushing the VN Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange down [...]
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Stock market briefs

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

SCIC Investment Company failed to sell 300,000 shares of FPT Corporation (FPT) during the registered period from December 19, 2018 to January 16, 2019. The investor is now [...]
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Stock market 2019: Worry, but not too much, experts say

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

Finance and securities analysts are not overly concerned about stock market prospects in 2019, despite the recent downward trend. 2018 was a tough year for securities [...]
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TOYOTA GAZOO Racing trio take on the WRC’s legendary curtain-raiser

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 18-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | Toyota Motor Corporation | 6:00 AM

Rallye Monte-Carlo: Preview TOKYO, Jan 18, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – The 2019 FIA World Rally Championship season kicks off on January 24-27 with one of the most [...]
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Eisai’s Notification Regarding Results of Voluntary Retirement Program

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 18-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | Eisai | 6:00 AM

TOKYO, Jan 18, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that the application period for the first round of the voluntary retirement program it [...]
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Fujitsu’s Immersion Cooling System Wins the 2018 Energy Conservation Grand Prize

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 18-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | Fujitsu Ltd | 6:00 AM

Receives the Prize of Director General, Agency for Natural Resources and Energy TOKYO, Jan 18, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – Fujitsu Limited today announced that it has [...]
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Singapore government to amend the Copyright Act (CA) to update Singapore’s copyright regime

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 18-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | AVIA | 6:00 AM

The government announces it will not allow importers, distributors and retailers to commercially benefit when knowingly dealing with set-top boxes enabled to allow access to [...]
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Suprema to introduce latest Biometric Security and Identification Solutions at Intersec 2019

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | 18-JAN-2019 ACN Newswire | Suprema | 6:00 AM

SEOUL, KOREA, Jan 18, 2019 – (ACN Newswire) – Suprema is set to showcase its latest facial recognition technology, biometric-driven enterprise access control and [...]
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Lending rates hardly fall in 2019

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Dien dan Doanh nghiep | 6:00 AM

In the first days of 2019, the mobilisation interest rate level continued to rise, and some banks even increase their rates to nine percent per annum. While private joint [...]
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Vietnam set to trial payments via mobile accounts

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | VnExpress | 6:00 AM

Vietnam will trial a mobile payment programme to increase its cashless payment rate. At least one telecommunication company would pilot the payment system, which can only be [...]
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Vietnam central bank likely to raise policy rate in H2/2019: UOB

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

The Vietnamese economy is expected to expand 6.7 percent in 2019, which is a “robust” rate, says UOB. The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) is expected to hike the [...]
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Realising the benefits of CPTPP

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

The high-standard Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) will benefit Vietnam a great deal and give local enterprises broader access to [...]
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Vietnam faces challenges in going cashless

19-Jan-2019 Intellasia | DiendanDoanhnghiep | 6:00 AM

Although Vietnam has put technology into life and has attempted to digitise many areas, moving towards a non-cash payment society, which still faces many challenges. Deputy [...]
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