Archive for August 16th, 2019

Hikers who found body say Nora Quoirin looked like ‘she was sleeping’

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

The group of hikers who discovered Nora Quoirin’s body on Tuesday said they found her in a pose that resembled a person asleep. Sharing the traumatic discovery, one of [...]
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Syahredzan Johan gets death threat after proposing withdrawal of Zakir Naik’s PR status

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Civil liberties lawyer Syahredzan Johan alleged that he received a death threat via Facebook yesterday after he suggested that authorities rescind controversial India-born [...]
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New report: Proposed Burma dam could displace thousands

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

New report: Proposed Myanmar dam could displace thousands Some worry that despite financial and social costs, much of the electricity proposed dam will generate will be [...]
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Burma rebels carry out unprecedented attack on military academy

Burma rebels carry out unprecedented attack on military academy

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Myanmar’s military was Thursday fighting rebels who mounted an unprecedented strike at an army academy killing at least one, apparently in retaliation for massive drug [...]
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Over 20 nominees announced for annual PropertyGuru awards

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VN Economic Times | 6:02 AM

Shortlist revealed for 52 competition and special categories at this year’s PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards. The 5th PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards, [...]
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Online marketing forum focuses on personalised experience

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The Vietnam Online Marketing Forum (VOMF) 2019 took place in Hanoi on August 14 under themed “Personalised Experience”. Dang Hoang Hai, director of the Vietnam [...]
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Nghe An to host VN-Thailand trade forum

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

A conference to accelerate bilateral trade and investment between Vietnamese and Thai enterprises is slated to be held in the central province of Nghe An from September [...]
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Logistics market sees wave of investment from Japan, RoK

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The logistics market has become more vibrant in recent times with large merger and acquisition (M&A) deals between Vietnamese businesses and foreign investors who have [...]
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Security, fire safety, rescue exhibition opens in HCM City

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

The International Fire Safety and Rescue and Security Technology and Equipment Exhibition and Conference opened in HCM City on August 14. Fire Safety and Rescue Secutech [...]
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YSI Asia Convening 2019 kicks off in Hanoi

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

Hundreds of young scholars from all over Asia are discussing new economic thinking and presenting their research at YSI Asia Convening 2019, taking place in Hanoi from August [...]
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How does yuan price reduction affect garment, footwear industries?

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The sudden depreciation of Chinese yuan against the US dollar brings more difficulties to Vietnam’s yarn industry, according to Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association [...]
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Vietnamese billionaire and her conversation with student delegation from UK royal school

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

A delegation of students and professors from Harrow School in the UK met with billionaire Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, permanent vice chairwoman of HDBank and CEO of Vietjet Air, [...]
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Hanoi considers spending $6.4 million to clean up polluted river

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | HanoiTimes | 6:02 AM

Under this scheme, the West Lake will be used to relay water from the Red River to the To Lich river. Hanoi Sewage and Drainage Company has proposed spending VND150 billion [...]
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JVE proposes rehabilitating three polluted canals in HCM City

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

The Japan-Vietnam Environmental Improvement Company (JVE), which has treated a section of the To Lich River in Hanoi, has offered to treat the polluted water in the Nhieu [...]
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Vietnam, Uruguay sign trade, investment promotion deal

16-Aug-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The Vietnam Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on trade and investment promotion with [...]
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