Archive for February 22nd, 2019

Where’s Rosmah? Najib says it’s normal wife absent during Semenyih stump

22-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:00 AM

Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today it is not unusual for him to not bring along his wife Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor on the by-election campaign trail, as he is neither a [...]
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Nine countries at UN seek to override China to raise Burma

22-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States, France, Britain and six other countries on the UN Security Council have called for a meeting on Myanmar that is expected to face opposition from China, [...]
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Vietnam, site of next Trump-Kim summit, model for growth

22-Feb-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Vietnam, the location of President Donald Trump’s next meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, has come a long way since the US abandoned its war against [...]
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Germany aims to reset ties with Vietnam after kidnapping case

Germany aims to reset ties with Vietnam after kidnapping case

22-Feb-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

German Foreign minister Heiko Maas said on Wednesday he would use a meeting with his Vietnamese counterpart to discuss resetting ties between the two countries after past [...]
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Singaporean firms selected to design master plan for Da Nang

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

Da Nang authorities have selected Singaporean-based firms Sakae Corporate Advisory and Surbana Jurong to design the central city’s master plan and economic development [...]
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Ministry warns of increasing trade fraud via ‘made-in-VN’ labelling

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

The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Import Export Department has recently warned of the increase in trade fraud through labeling products as [...]
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Transport Ministry cancels two decisions on sale of Quy Nhon Port

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

The Ministry of Transport has written to Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) announcing the abolition of its two decisions allowing the firm to sell 75.01 percent of [...]
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Hoa Phat’s steel pipe to be exported to India

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

Hoa Phat Steel Pipe Company Limited has announced the first order to export around 1,000 tonnes of galvanised steel pipe worth $600,000 to India. This would be the first time [...]
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Hanoi enjoys Vietnam Airlines Festa

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

The event is organised by the Hanoi People’s Committee in coordination with national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines. A number of special activities and attractive [...]
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Newborns Vietnam adopts new brand and opens website

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

Strategic branding, design, and PR consultancy PurpleAsia shapes new strategy for UK-based charity in Vietnam. PurpleAsia, a strategic branding, design, and PR consultancy [...]
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First stroke, cardiovascular hospital put into service in Mekong Delta

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

Can Tho Stroke International Services (S.I.S.) general Hospital, the first stroke and cardiovascular hospital in the Mekong Delta, was inaugurated in Ninh Kieu District, Can [...]
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Lenovo aims to build factory in Bac Giang

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

Representatives of Chinese technology firm Lenovo on February 19 worked with Bac Giang Province’s government to explore the possibility of building a factory in the [...]
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Vietnamese firms need to win over local customers

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

The High Quality Vietnamese Product Business Association chose 542 enterprises to receive the prestigious “Vietnamese High-Quality Goods” certificate in 2019. [...]
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CAAV seeks approval for Phu Quoc, Pleiku airports’ zoning adjustments

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

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has proposed the Ministry of Transport approve the zoning adjustments for Phu Quoc and Pleiku airports to increase passenger [...]
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Made-in-China mini electric cars banned in Vietnam

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

The first Made-in-China mini electric cars have been introduced to Vietnam by a company in Hai Phong City, but local authorities have warned people not to buy the vehicle. [...]
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