Archive for February 22nd, 2019

Vietnam tourism to be boosted by Trump-Kim summit

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

The day before US President Donald Trump met North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore last year, one phrase was googled in America more than two million times. [...]
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Hoa Binh pledges to remove obstacles facing local firms

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

Hoa Binh will deploy measures in a timely manner to remove obstacles for investors, prompting investment projects and creating favourable conditions for firms to access [...]
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Bamboo Airways to open Korea, Taiwan routes

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

Bamboo Airways has submitted a proposal to the Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam to allow the airline to exploit flight routes from Hanoi and HCM City to South Korea and [...]
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Hyundai Engineering gunning for Dung Quat Refinery expansion project

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

Investors, especially foreign investors, are lining up to join the project to enhance and expand Dung Quat Refinery despite the uncertain deadline for completing the [...]
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Central city to build horse racing centre

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

The central city is planning to allocate 300ha for the development of a horse racing track and farm with total investment of $200 million. Deputy director of the city’s [...]
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HCM City to establish links between laboratories, firms

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

Creating links between laboratories and the business community is of great importance, representatives of labs and the HCM City Department of Science and Technology heard at [...]
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Vietnam, Argentina pledge to work towards strategic partnership

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

Party general Secretary and President of Vietnam Nguyen Phu Trong and President of Argentina Mauricio Macri have pledged to elevate the countries’ comprehensive [...]
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Vietnamese companies buy more businesses overseas

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

“The negotiations lasted seven months with 160 meetings organised. Sometimes the negotiations seemed to fall into a deadlock. But they continued until we reached an [...]
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MobiFone offers special package to international reporters attending US-N. Korea summit

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

Mobile carrier MobiFone has rolled out a package, named PEACE, designed for international participants in the upcoming summit between the United States and North Korea in [...]
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JLL: 5 trends in real estate in 2019

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

Vietnam’s real estate race is becoming hotter than ever with the growing attention of many domestic and foreign investors and a record amount of investment in recent [...]
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Government requires replacement of weak investors in Trung Luong-My Thuan expy project

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

Deputy prime minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked the Ministry of Transport and the Tien Giang government to replace weak developers in the Trung Luong-My Thuan expressway [...]
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Chinese, Korean firms seek investment opportunities in Binh Phuoc

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

A delegation from Food Valley of China (FVC) led by former Chinese Ambassador to Vietnam Hu Qianwen made a fact-finding tour to the southern province of Binh Phuoc on [...]
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Stock market briefs

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

Development Investment Construction Corporation (DIG) will close its shareholder list on March 1 to issue an additional 47.6 million shares at a 0.188-for-1 ratio. The share [...]
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Shares extend gains thanks to large-caps

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

Shares extended gains on Wednesday, though the market saw wide divergence among stock groups. The benchmark VN Index on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange inched up 0.65 per cent [...]
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Singaporean fund raises stake in Masan to 5.67 per cent

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

The Singaporean fund Ardolis Investment Pte Ltd has raised its ownership in the consumer staple firm Masan Group Corporation to 5.67 per cent with more than 65.9 million [...]
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