Archive for June 5th, 2019

Tiki sees music video as route to e-commerce dominance

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Tiki, which is locked in a fierce battle with other e-commerce giants, is looking at a new strategy to attract more customers: music videos. A number of recent music videos [...]
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Ethnic minority youth lead start-up wave with traditional products

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNS-VNA | 6:00 AM

In his late 20s, Ho Van Thang decided to launch his first business growing the species of chili pepper his family has treasured for centuries on the western mountain of Quang [...]
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Work likely to begin soon on most North-South Expressway sections

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Construction of eight sections of the North-South Expressway is set to start next April after the government chooses investors. The Ministry of Transport (MoT) expects that [...]
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VN industrial land catering to demand

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Foreign capital is pouring into Vietnam’s industrial real estate market through M&A activities, with the CPTPP to have a significant impact on this investment [...]
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Starbucks Vietnam kicks off social community projects in the north

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Starbucks Vietnam kicked off two social community projects in the North this summer to strengthen its commitments to the local community. One is in collaboration with [...]
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Tech Data & VMware expand partnership into Vietnam

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:00 AM

Tech Data’s partners in Vietnam now able to access VMware’s full range of data centre, public cloud, digital workspace, networking, and security solutions. Tech [...]
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Slow equitisation prevents VEAM listing

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The country’s largest engine and machinery producer VEAM has not been able to list on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) due to sluggish equitisation. Leaders of [...]
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Oil and gas stocks send market tumbling

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The local stock market plunged for a fifth consecutive session today, June 3, over the strong drop of oil and gas stocks. The VN Index of the Hochiminh Stock Exchange lost [...]
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VN Index plunges to a three-month low

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s benchmark VN Index closed at 946.47 points at the end of Monday’s session, the lowest point since mid-February. The VN Index, which represents [...]
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VNDS to sell covered warrants for two stocks

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

VNDirect Securities Corporation (VNDS) will issue covered warrants that underline shares of Mobile World Investment Corporation (HoSE: MWG) and FPT Corporation (HoSE: FPT) on [...]
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Vinamilk to make dividend payments

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

The Vietnam Dairy Products Joint Stock Company (Vinamilk) will pay VND2.6 trillion (US$112.3 million) for the remainder of the 2018 dividend payout on June 26. The list of [...]
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Six firms to have listings cancelled

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

Six companies will have their listings on the Hanoi Stock Exchange cancelled in June. The targeted firms are Hoa Binh Mineral JSC (KHB), ALV Infrastructure Development [...]
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Vinalines buys backs 75pct stake in central port

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:00 AM

State-owned Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) has paid VND415 billion (US$17.8 million) to reacquire a 75 per cent stake in Quy Nhon Port JSC, which it had sold [...]
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Stock market briefs

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam Dairy Products Company (VNM) will spend VND2.6 trillion paying off the remaining 2018 dividend on June 26. The list of beneficiary shareholders will be finalised on [...]
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Hitachi and Virtusa Partner to Advance AI in Financial Services

05-Jun-2019 Intellasia | 04-JUN-2019 ACN Newswire | Hitachi, Ltd. | 6:00 AM

New Joint Development Team to be based in Silicon Valley TOKYO, June 4, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) and Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS: [...]
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