Archive for February 15th, 2019

Korean lawmaker won’t apologise for remarks on Japan’s Emperor

Korean lawmaker won’t apologise for remarks on Japan’s Emperor

15-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Sraits Times | 6:00 AM

The speaker of South Korea’s Parliament said he had no intention of apologising for his comments about Japan’s emperor, suggesting the issue could continue to [...]
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Provinces to boost shark catfish trade

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

For the shark catfish industry in the Mekong Delta region to develop sustainably, authorities need to regulate output and quality and the use of chemicals more stringently [...]
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Business bigwigs on 2019 prospects

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

Vietnam has entered the new year with strong intentions to drive the economy in a more efficient manner. Representatives of businesses and international organisations talked [...]
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SAV proposes sanctions over use of ODA capital

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

After auditing the management and use of official development assistance (ODA) capital, the State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) has proposed sanctions for irregularities in the use [...]
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Learning global lessons in smart city creation

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

Everywhere, cities are increasingly becoming the most relevant type of human aggregation, even more so than states. All of humanity is gradually concentrating in cities. In [...]
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Exports rocket during Tet

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

Vietnam’s export revenue during the Lunar New Year (Tet) holiday, from February 2 to 10, amounted to $389 million, marking a surge of 34.6 percent over revenue earned [...]
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Vietnam to apply electronic health records from March 1

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

The electronic health records store the content of the paper health file and the digital signature of person who enters the data. Health facilities across Vietnam under the [...]
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Government hastens capital injection scheme for southern metro projects

15-Feb-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Deputy prime minister Trinh Dinh Dung has required combined efforts between the HCM City People’s Committee and relevant ministries in fulfilling the Politburo’s [...]
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Vietnam prepares for implementation of Law on Coast Guard

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

Vietnamese coast guards have the rights to shoot at ships at sea in specific cases, excepting those belong to diplomatic agencies, international organisations. [...]
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Vietnam seeks IMF help to assess non-observed economy

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

Vietnam is seeking support from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in assessing and measuring its non-observed economy, which accounts for a large proportion of the [...]
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Vietnam’s trade turnover reaches over $1 billion in 9 days of Lunar New Year

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

The country recorded a trade deficit of $222 million during the period, lower than the deficit of $315 million recorded in the 2018 Lunar New Year festival. During the nine [...]
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Aquatic exports record two-digit growth in January

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

Vietnam raked in 700 million USD from aquatic exports in January, a year-on-year rise of 15.2 percent, according to the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers [...]
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