Archive for May 16th, 2019

Airlines raise surcharges

16-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam air carriers have been applying multiple new regulations on surcharges since the beginning of May, resulting in a rise in airfares. Jetstar Pacific has announced that [...]
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Seminar on labour issues in EVFTA held

16-May-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Detailed information shared at seminar on matters in agreement pertaining to labour. A seminar on labour issues in the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) was held in [...]
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Ba Ria-Vung Tau calls for expy project to be sped up

16-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province’s Department of Transport on May 13 sent a report to provincial leaders on solutions to speed up the construction of Bien Hoa-Vung Tau [...]
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250 local and international participants to attend sci-tech conference in Vietnam

16-May-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The conference aims to give policy recommendations to help Vietnam take advantage of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, apply science, technology and innovation in [...]
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Vietnam Festival 2019 to be held in Japan

16-May-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:00 AM

The annual festival has helped strengthen friendship, solidarity, and cooperation between Vietnam and Japan over the years, as well as mutual understanding between the [...]
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High risks for late entrants to solar power

16-May-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

Solar power developers will be able to sell electricity to EVN at the high price of VND2,086 per kWh for 20 years only if their plants become operational prior to July 1. [...]
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European Literature Days 2019 underway

16-May-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Days being held in Hanoi, HCM City, and Da Nang until May 25 to introduce European literature and culture. European Literature Days 2019 are taking place until May 25 in [...]
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Qatar seeks build on bilateral agreements to promote trade cooperation with Vietnam

16-May-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The government of Qatar is implementing many strategies to establish new trade routes with foreign countries, including Vietnam, to push up its development in every aspect. [...]
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Growth quality concerns over disproportionate investment in Saigon real estate

16-May-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Real estate attracted the highest proportion of capital by far into Saigon Jan-Apr, raising sustainability concerns. A recent report on the socio-economic situation of HCM [...]
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Royal Caribbean refutes claims of cruise ship being chartered to Vietnamese tourists

16-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line has refuted a source saying that the ship operator had agreed to lease a cruise ship to a travel agency or individual to organise a cruise, [...]
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Quang Ninh woos investment in EZs, IPs with incentives

16-May-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The northern coastal province of Quang Ninh is offering various incentives and preferential mechanisms to encourage investors to invest in economic zones (EZs), industrial [...]
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Hoa Phat exports steel cords to Malaysia for first time

16-May-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The Hoa Phat Group has exported two containers of steel cords to Malaysia for the first time after winning markets in the US, Canada, the Republic of Korea, and Laos. Deputy [...]
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Japanese experts share tips on tourist attraction

16-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Experts from the Japan Association of Travel Agents (JATA) have shared with the Danang Department of Tourism some solutions to attract more tourists from Japan to the central [...]
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French agency funds E-Learning Building at vocational college

16-May-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Lilama 2 International Technology College in Dong Nai Province opened its E-Learning Building on Friday (May 10) which was funded by the French Development Agency (AFD) in [...]
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Sugarcane firm culprit of Mekong Delta’s river pollution

16-May-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Long My Phat Sugarcane and Sugar Company has been determined as the main cause of pollution in the Cai Lon River, which flows through Long My District and Long My Town in the [...]
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