Archive for February 12th, 2019

Five sectors struggle to fill job vacancies in Vietnam

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Real estate, retail and information technology are among key sectors struggling to attract talent despite offering attractive salaries. Construction and real estate Recent [...] » More

HCM City hits 2018 revenue target

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

HCM City’s revenues last year grew by 8.6 percent to 378.54 trillion VND (16.3 billion USD), according to the municipal Department of Finance. The city, which gets a [...] » More

Geographical indication protection will enhance Vietnamese products: experts

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Registering for and protecting geographical indication (GI) for Vietnamese specialities are needed to protect, add value to unique products and promote their exports, experts [...] » More

Danang to call on investment in hi-tech, real estate after Tet

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The central coastal city of Danang plans to call for investment in 44 projects mostly in the fields of hi-tech and real estate after the Tet holiday, with each of them [...] » More

Vietnam faces challenges to curb inflation at below 4pct this year

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Dtinews | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has set a target to restrain inflation at below 4 percent in 2019, however, there may be challenges. Last year, Vietnam’s GDP growth was estimated at 7.08 [...] » More

Hai Phong sets socio-economic targets for 2019

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) of the northern port city of Hai Phong is expected to grow 15.5 percent and its domestic budget collection is projected to exceed [...] » More

Shrimp exports expected to rake in 4 billion USD in 2019

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s shrimp exports are expected to increase to more than 4 billion USD in 2019 thanks to free trade agreements, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters [...] » More

Japanan attractive labour market for Vietnam

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnamese Ambassador to Japan Vu Hong Nam talks to Vietnam News Agency about Japan’s visa policy for Vietnamese guest workers. What are the benefits that Vietnamese [...] » More

Ministry to name labs to test imported scrap

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The government has assigned the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment to choose independent labs, instead of those run by the State, to test the quality of scrap [...] » More

Vietnam targets $40 billion in exports from textile and garment industry

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association (VITAS) set the industry development target this year for export turnover at $40 billion, which would mark a 10.8 per cent [...] » More

Vietnam to create favourable conditions for private firms

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam will continue to hasten efforts to improve the business climate in terms of quality to create favourable conditions for the private sector to play its role as a [...] » More

An internet economy: a golden treasure trove?

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VIR | 6:00 AM

Vietnam is not only a “dragon being unleashed” by virtue of its flourishing digital economy, as Google and Singaporean state investment fund Temasek have assessed [...] » More

Hi-tech agricultural methods

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

High technologies can help improve productivity, but many farmers cannot afford the investment. Vo Ngoc Diep, chair of a dragonfruit production cooperative in Tien Giang [...] » More

Fruit, vegetable sector targets 4.2 billion USD in export turnover

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The fruit and vegetable sector aims to gross nearly 4.2 billion USD in export turnover this year, according to the Department of Crop Production under the Ministry of [...] » More

EVFTA to trigger investment flows

12-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has become one of the key growth markets for Bosch in Southeast Asia over its ten years in the country and Guru Mallikarjuna, Managing director of Bosch Vietnam, [...] » More