Archive for April, 2019

Ba Ria-Vung Tau earns more investment in Q1

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Ba Ria-Vung Tau has licensed nearly $569 million in registered capital for 11 new projects and 12 existing projects by both domestic and foreign investors since the beginning [...]
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Lower corporate income tax sought to stimulate SME development

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The Ministry of Finance says in a draft proposal that the corporate income tax (CIT) should be slashed to 15 percent-17 percent from the current 20 percent for small- and [...]
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Simpler procedures needed to attract investment in healthcare sector: experts

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Although recent years have seen a wave of investments in the local healthcare sector, investment procedures in the sector are often overlapping and complicated. Therefore, [...]
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A bold approach in FDI strategy

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

In light of fast-changing global trends, Vietnam is eager to see how its new-generation foreign direct investment attraction strategy will harmonise old and new foreign [...]
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Hanoi party chief stresses sci-tech role in socio-economic development

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

Science and technology activities have made important contributions in all fields and increasingly asserted the role of leverage and motivation to promote Hanoi`s [...]
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No SOE equitisation plans approved in Q1

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

No State-owned enterprises (SOEs) gained approval for their equitisation plans in the first three months of 2019, according to the Ministry of Finance’s Corporate [...]
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Exporters yet to optimise FTA incentives

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Local exporters have yet to make optimum use of incentives emerging from the free trade agreements Vietnam signed in order to extend its reach to overseas markets. According [...]
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HCM City moves to become energy efficient

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

By taking various measures, HCM City aims to save 1.5 2 percent of commercial electricity output each year as from 2019. The municipal People’s Committee said the city [...]
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Electronic health insurance cards to be issued from 2020

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Cards to make health examinations and treatment an easier experience. The draft Electronic Health Insurance Card (HIC) policy has been completed and will be officially [...]
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French parliamentarian backs EU-Vietnam free trade agreement

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

President of the France-Vietnam Friendship Group at the French National Assembly Stephanie Do said the group strongly backs the signing and ratification of the EU-Vietnam [...]
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Hai Phong drops seven positions in PCI ranking

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

With 64.48 points, the northern port city of Hai Phong has slipped seven positions to 16th out of 63 localities nationwide in the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI) in [...]
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Steel exports edge up 5.8pct in Q1

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s total steel export value in the first quarter this year rose 5.8 percent year-on-year to 744 million USD, the general Department of Vietnam Customs said on [...]
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Vietnam’s Q1 coffee exports down 15.3pct on-year

02-Apr-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s coffee exports in Q1 are expected to fall 15.3 percent from a year earlier to 477,000 tonnes, government data showed Friday. Coffee Coffee exports from [...]
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Business Briefs 01 April 2019

01-Apr-2019 Intellasia | | 9:11 AM

* Hoang Huy Investment Financial ervices Company (TCH) has issued VND600 billion worth of convertible bonds for two South Korean investors, Shinhan Bank and Shinhan – [...]
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Singapore has world’s best airport but HK is the place to eat?

01-Apr-2019 Intellasia | Asia One | 6:00 AM

Hong Kong took the consolation prizes of best immigration and dining experience on Thursday as Singapore’s Changi Airport extended its run as the world’s best [...]
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