Archive for February 20th, 2019

Vietnam to ‘play big’ with support from Amazon

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

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has said that the presence of Amazon in Vietnam will give opportunities to Vietnam’s businesses to reach the world market, but [...]
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Viettel and VinaPhone attract customers via mobile number portability

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

The number of subscribers looking to join Viettel and VinaPhone was higher than the number of leavers. Vietnam’s two of the three leading telcos Viettel and VinaPhone [...]
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Fruit, flower prices rise on full moon

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

Demand for fruit and flowers usually increases sharply on the occasion of the lunar year’s first full moon, and a short supply this year has caused their prices to [...]
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Grab-Uber deal calls for end of monopoly in ride-hailing market

20-Feb-2019 Intellasia | NDO | 6:00 AM

The final verdict on whether Grab’s acquisition of Uber violates Vietnam’s competition laws has yet to be decided, pending further investigation. But the impact [...]
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Central region told to develop tourism as key economic sector

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

The Central and Central Highlands Region has been told to work harder to make tourism a key economic sector of the whole region. Speaking at a conference seeking solutions [...]
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Electricity, aviation companies forecast for a great 2019

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

Power and aviation companies are among the industries forecast for better things this year, according to industry analysts. FPT Securities (FPTS) and VNDirect Securities [...]
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Processed vegetable production bringing high profits to companies

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

Small production areas for refining and processing vegetables and fruits are now bringing big job opportunities to enterprises. The second vegetable and fruit processing [...]
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Con Dao Islands resorts, hotels struggle to recruit staff

20-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:00 AM

Con Dao Islands businesses are unable to hire staff despite flourishing tourism, with people preferring to work on the mainland. Almost a week after Tet, Vietnam’s [...]
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2018 sees robust realty developments in Hanoi, Danang: Savills

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

The real estate market witnessed multiple exciting activities in both Hanoi and the central coastal city of Danang in 2018, said experts at the real estate consultancy [...]
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HCM City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay Expressway toll collection probed

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

The directorate for Roads of Vietnam today, February 18, launched a five-day inspection into toll collection activities at the tollgates of HCM City-Long Thanh-Dau Giay [...]
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Da Nang prioritises FDI attraction in high-tech fields

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

In 2019, the central city of Da Nang will prioritise drawing foreign direct investment (FDI) in the fields of information technology, supporting industry, and high-quality [...]
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Hanoi to hold conference on investment, tourism promotion with Japan

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

Hanoi will host a conference to promote investment and tourism cooperation between Hanoi and Japan on March 29, according to the city’s People’s Committee. This [...]
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Big players arrive, warming up Phu Quoc property market

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

Most big real estate developers are heading for Phu Quoc Island, where the first casino open to Vietnamese has begun operating. The presence of well-known names such as [...]
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First Vietnamese billionaire listed in top 200 world richest people

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

Billionaire Pham Nhat Vuong has become the first Vietnamese to be named among the top 200 richest people worldwide. According to Forbes magazine, Vuong, the richest in [...]
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Close linkages yield profits for agricultural sector

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

Increased linkages and processing investments have proved beneficial to agricultural production, which is expected to map out the right path for the sector’s overall [...]
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