Archive for August 13th, 2019

First foreign pharma firm licensed to directly import drugs in Vietnam

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

Sanofi Vietnam has announced that it has received a licence to directly import drugs, becoming the first multinational corporation with such rights in the country. Sanofi [...]
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Vietnam jumps 50 places on global cybersecurity index

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Vietnam ranked 50th out of 175 countries on the Global Cybersecurity Index (CGI) in 2018, up 50 places from the previous year, according to a report by the International [...]
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Transport ministry admits responsibility for Hanoi’s long-delayed sky train

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

The ministry admitted that it lacks experience in the field and the Chinese contractor has no expertise in executing turnkey projects. Although Hanoi’s first elevated [...]
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Being ready to fail in order to reach the top

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

A real leader is someone who sees opportunities in difficulties, learns from mistakes, and uses their knowledge to nurture the next generation of leaders. It is the mantra [...]
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Viettel pilots first 5G base transceiver station in HCM City

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Local telecom carrier Viettel has begun operating the first base transceiver station for the fifth generation (5G) network in HCM City on a trial basis, and will begin [...]
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Hoan Cau Group sells $4 billion resort project to new investor

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

Multi-sector investor Hoan Cau Group has sold its $4 billion Diamond Bay resort project in Nha Trang to real estate developer Sunshine Group. The 300-ha resort in the [...]
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Holiday Inn & Suites Saigon Airport Hotel to open this September

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

The InterContinental Hotels Group, one of the worlds leading hotel companies, will open a hotel in HCM City in September. Holiday Inn & Suites Saigon Airport Hotel is now [...]
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Vietnam strives for better tourism to lure more overseas visitors

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

Total spending of international visitors in Vietnam recorded over $10 billion for the first time in 2018 and is increasingly growing. The significant role of service exports [...]
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Auto firm THACO chief increases ownership of HAGL Agrico

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

Tran Ba Duong has increased his stake in agriculture giant HAGL Agrico to 9 percent following his latest share acquisition on Wednesday. The chair of auto company THACO [...]
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HCM City installs cameras at six driving testing centers to avoid scams

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The HCM City Department of Transport has installed cameras at six driving training and testing centers in the city on a pilot basis to improve training quality, monitor [...]
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Official channel to feed real estate market with supply info

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

An official channel that will provide Vietnam’s real estate businesses with information such as the number of licensed projects and projects awaiting licenses in a [...]
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Viettel Global posts $47 million pre-tax profit in Q2

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Viettel Global posted record pre-tax profit of VND1.09 trillion (US$47 million) in the second quarter of the year. The company announced its consolidated financial report [...]
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New association for investment consultancy in Vietnam debuts

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

A new association for studies and consultancy for business and investment activities in Vietnam officially made its debut on August 7, expecting to bring great benefits to [...]
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Vedan annual charity programme provides free health checks to poor

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Hundreds of disadvantaged people living in remote areas in the southern province of Dong Nai received free health checks under an annual charity programme by Vedan Vietnam. [...]
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Listed companies honoured for best investor relations

13-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Vietstock and Finance and Life online newspaper FiLi.vn of the Vietnam Association of Financial Executives gave away this year’s IR Awards to 18 listed companies for [...]
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