Archive for June 11th, 2019

First overseas Vietnamese economic forum kicks off in RoK

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

The first Overseas Vietnamese Economic Forum (OVECOF) kicked off at the Songdo Covensia Convention Centre in Incheon, the Republic of Korea, on June 7. The large-scale [...]
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Ride-hailing firms draw up different roadmaps, Grab dominates

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

Vietnam’s ride-hailing market has become more vibrant after Uber’s exit, with local firms taking on Grab with diverse strategies. The market now is a battle [...]
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Over 30,000 bid packages implemented in online bidding system

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:00 AM

The Bidding Management Department under the Ministry of Planning and Investment said that after three-year implementation of the national e-bidding system from 2016-2018, [...]
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Truck manufacturer Kamaz plans serial assembly in Vietnam

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

Russia’s largest truck manufacturer Kamaz plans to launch a serial assembly of trucks at the company’s plant in Vietnam in 2020, said Kamaz director general [...]
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FDI enterprises in massive tax arrears

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

The HCM City Depatment of Customs has listed 1,000 businesses that have not paid tax worth trillions of dong, including foreign direct investment (FDI) firms. Some of the [...]
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Housing projects to see more inspections

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

The Ministry of Construction and localities must conduct inspections on urban areas that may have violated their approved plans and issue strict punishments if violations are [...]
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Conference highlights opportunities for Vietnam, Argentina

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

Trade and investment opportunities in Vietnam were highlighted at a workshop co-organised by the Vietnamese Embassy in Argentina and the Argentine Chamber of Commerce for [...]
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Retailers struggle to survive in Vietnamese market

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:00 AM

For a long time, Vietnam has been considered as a potential retail market thanks to crowded population and strong purchasing power but not every retailer is able to succeed [...]
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Tourism meeting challenges

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

VET sought the views of industry stakeholders on the potential and challenges in tourism development in the context of the digital economy. MS. VAN TRAN, general director, [...]
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HCM City to invest over $500 million in electric buses

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

The HCM City Transport Department and South Korea’s technology firm DATAM are planning to invest $525 million in building small electric buses. The two parties signed a [...]
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Sharp eyes computer production shift from China to Vietnam

11-Jun-2019 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

Japanese electronics giant Sharp plans to shift its computer production from China to Vietnam to avoid trade war tariffs. The company plans to temporarily move its personal [...]
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Novel setting for tea lovers

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

Nguyen Thi Hong Van, deputy general director of the Delicious Vietnam Trading Service JSC (Vietdeli JSC), tells VET about plans for the Home Finest Tea products and lounges. [...]
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Tata Motors has no immediate plan for budget cars in Vietnam

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

Indian automaker Tata Motors will focus on the truck segment, while leaving open the possibility of assembling budget cars in Vietnam, the company said at a press briefing on [...]
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HCM City’s largest exhibition, convention centre expanded

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

Saigon Exhibition and Convention Joint Venture Co., Ltd, on June 6 started building a new exhibition hall with a total area of over 33,000 square meters at the Saigon [...]
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Vietnam calls out Google, YouTube for ad violations, toxic content

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

Vietnamese authorities say Google has failed to control its ad content and that YouTube videos continue carrying illegal content. The Authority of Broadcasting and Electronic [...]
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