Archive for February 13th, 2019

VNA launches new mobile app

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

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) released a new mobile app on February 5 to support its passengers with flight-related issues, aiming to improve its digital [...] » More

High-level People’s Procuracy rejects taxi firm Vinasun’s law suit against Grab

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The head of the High-level People’s Procuracy in HCM City has rejected the law suit of local taxi firm Vinasun against ride-hailing firm Grab, citing no cause-effect [...] » More

Masan’s core profit jumps by 57pct

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

The Masan Group Corporation (Masan), which saw an increase of more than 57 percent in profit last year, has set a target of double-digit growth for 2019. Its profits totalled [...] » More

Hanoi is well positioned to become a smart city: Ericsson exec.

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Denis Brunetti, president of Ericsson Vietnam, Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos, talks to Hanoitimes on Hanoi’s readiness to turn itself into a smart city and the role of ICT [...] » More

Vietnamese startup launches platform for hiring blockchain talents

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

Getdone is a platform that connects blockchain talents, who can work as full-time employees or freelancers, to global clients in blockchain industry. This platform is the [...] » More

Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park capable of attracting major investors worldwide

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The Hanoi-based hi-tech park expects to attract quality projects creating high spill-over effects to the city and surrounding provinces. Following Vietnam’s first [...] » More

Saigon Co.op sales surge during Tet

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

Saigon Co.op said its retail systems, including Co.opmart, Co.opXtra, Co.op Food, and Co.opSmile and Cheers, successfully managed to serve a large number of customers during [...] » More

Numerous industries in Vietnam to face challenges from Chinese slowdown

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

According to experts, the declining demand from the world’s second-largest economy will directly affect not only Vietnam`s exports, but also the global supply chain. [...] » More

Vinh-Bangkok air route to be reopened

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Dti News | 6:00 AM

An air route linking Vinh International Airport in the northern-central province of Nghe An and Bangkok in Thailand will be reopened on February 23 according to local [...] » More

$135 million deal kicks off new 2019 M&A season

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

More Vietnamese enterprises are buying overseas companies in an attempt to enter foreign markets. Consolidated Pastoral Company (CPC) has confirmed that it has sold three [...] » More

Korean visitors to Hanoi surge during Tet

13-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Dti News | 6:00 AM

South Korean visitors to Hanoi during the Lunar New Year holiday increased by 44 percent on-year. According to the Hanoi Department of Tourism, up to 514,866 tourists came to [...] » More

Maritime sector focuses on administrative reform

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

The Vietnam Maritime Administration (Vinamarine) has focused on administrative reform as part of efforts in international integration. According to head of Vinamarine Nguyen [...] » More

US to approve direct flights from Vietnam

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

The United States’ Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is expected to grant a Category 1 rating to Vietnam soon, allowing its airlines to fly to the US and codeshare [...] » More

MWG a major contributor to 2018 online revenue growth

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

MWG makes highest revenue contribution in online retail sales nationwide last year. Mobile World Investment (MWG) posted consolidated net revenue of VND86.5 trillion ($3.7 [...] » More

Binh Loi railway bridge to be opened to traffic in April

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

Binh Loi railway bridge spanning the Saigon River is expected to be opened to traffic on April 30, said Hoang Tuan Khoat, deputy director of the Project Management Unit No. 7 [...] » More