Archive for August, 2019

Med247 secures seed funding from Singapore-based fund

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

Vietnamese healthtech startup picks up funding from KK Fund. Med247, an offline-to-online (O2O) healthtech startup, announced on August 27 it has secured an undisclosed [...]
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VN sugar companies anticipate big difficulties from ATIGA

31-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Some sugar refineries have had to stop their operations. Others that have made big investments are not sure about their fates. “Though ATIGA (the Asean Trade in Goods [...]
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Vietnamese spend four hours a day on smartphones, survey finds

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

Vietnamese spend an average of four hours a day on their smartphones, 65 percent of that time on apps, a survey has found. More than 80 percent of users spend more than two [...]
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Amazon will not be in Vietnam in next few years: analysts

31-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

There are still many obstacles in the Vietnamese market in particular and Southeast Asia in general. That is why the world’s biggest retailer isn’t directly [...]
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Firms face challenges as e-commerce booms

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

As the Vietnamese e-commerce market booms, businesses still face many challenges to stay afloat. This statement was made by Matthew Heller, director at Google-Channel Sales [...]
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Hundreds of international geotechnical engineers to attend GEO TECH HANOI 2019

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

The conference, slated to take place on November 28 November 29, is an occasion for geotechnical engineers worldwide to share professional experiences and present papers. Up [...]
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Russian company considers investing in thermal power in Ninh Thuan

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

Officials of the south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan held a working session on August 29 with a delegation from Technoprom Export, an affiliate of Russia’s [...]
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Colt to expand enterprise offering via direct, on-demand connectivity to Google Cloud Platform globally

31-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Think Alliance Group | 6:02 AM

Colt Technology Services today announced that it will enable enterprises direct, on-demand connections to Google Cloud globally. Through the use of Colt’s Dedicated [...]
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Vietfish 2019 opens in HCM City

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

The Vietnam Fisheries International Exhibition (Vietfish) 2019 opened in HCM City on August 29. Themed “Asia’s Home of Seafood”, the three-day event is [...]
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Danang plans to separate recyclable waste

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

Danang City will spend an estimated VND8.54 trillion, sourced from the city’s budget and enterprises, on investment projects to classify and recycle solid household [...]
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German enterprise eyes solar power in Dak Lak

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

Vietnam’s government always encourages the development and effective use of renewable energy sources. The statement was made by deputy prime minister Trinh Dinh Dung at [...]
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VN Index struggles amid low trade

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

Domestic stocks continued sluggish moves amid gloomy transaction today, August 29, as skepticism about a global economic recession and trade tensions still weighed on market [...]
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VN stocks up slightly as CPI moves forward

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

Vietnamese shares moved up little on Thursday as retailers and food companies were boosted by the increase of August consumer price index (CPI). The benchmark VN Index on the [...]
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HCM City infrastructure firm to sell treasury shares

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

The HCM City Infrastructure Investment Joint Stock Company (CII) wants to offload 35.3 million treasury shares for at least 32,650 VND (1.40 USD) per share. The company [...]
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Stock market briefs

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

MoneyGram, a global provider of money transfer and payment services, and HDBank signed an agreement on August 28 to provide home remittance delivery services in the country. [...]
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