Archive for August, 2019

Home Ministry to review citizenship application steps, cut processing time to a year

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

Home minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said today he has directed his ministry’s officials to review the standard operating procedure (SOP) for citizenship [...]
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Deep state impedes Pakatan institutional, political reforms for New Malaysia, says Kit Siang

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | MalayMail | 6:02 AM

The deep state in Malaysia is an important reason behind the slow progress in institutional and political reforms for New Malaysia, says veteran DAP leader Lim Kit Siang. He [...]
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Malaysia could replace Indonesia as top palm oil supplier to Indiatrade

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Malaysia is set to replace Indonesia as the top palm oil supplier to India in 2019 as New Delhi has been charging lower import tax on refined palm oil shipments from [...]
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Binh Duong pledges to remove difficulties for Korean firms

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

The southern province of Binh Duong will actively work to promptly remove bottlenecks for businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK), Chair of the provincial People’s [...]
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New Miniso stores first to stock Marvel products

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

Retailer brings new products with Marvel theme to Vietnam at three new stores. The Vietnamese subsidiary of lifestyle and household item retailer Miniso last week announced [...]
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Vietnam home-sharing market grows dramatically

01-Aug-2019 Intellasia | InfoMoney | 6:02 AM

While traditional hotels show signs of slowing down in the race for accommodation supply, in the past one year, the market for home-sharing business in Vietnam has been [...]
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Vinalines sells old ships to restructure fleet

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

The Vietnam National Shipping Lines (Vinalines) plans to sell 11 old vessels with total tonnage of more than 230,000 tonnes this year. The move is part of the [...]
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Chinese carmaker SAIC eyes Vietnam expansion

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

SAIC Motor International plans to work with Malaysia’s Tan Chong Motor Holdings to expand their Vietnam operations. The two parties have signed a memorandum of [...]
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Dim Tu Tac offers lava custard mooncake

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

Dim Tu Tac restaurant in downtown HCM City has introduced its lava custard mooncake, offering more choice for those who are fed up with traditional flavors and wish to taste [...]
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New businesses post highest registered capital

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

As many as 79,300 businesses were established in the past seven months with combined registered capital of VND999.4 trillion, up 4.6 percent and 20.6 percent year-on-year, [...]
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Xiaomi Vietnam reports 60 per cent jump in sales

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

Second quarter sales in Vietnam rose by 60 per cent year-on-year, Chinese mobile phone and technology giant Xiaomi said. It attributed the success to the support of the MiFan [...]
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Long Thanh Airport to be equipped with modern technologies

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

Long Thanh International Airport, one of Vietnam’s key projects, will make use of the most advanced technologies to reach the service quality and flying safety [...]
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Vietravel explores $30 million bond issuance for aviation projects

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

Local tour operator Vietravel is collecting shareholder opinions on its plan to issue non-convertible bonds worth VND700 billion (US$30 million) to provide supplementary [...]
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Vietjet offers zero-dong tickets to Phu Quoc

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

Local carrier Vietjet has announced a special offer of 85,000 discounted tickets priced from zero dong upward for domestic and international routes connecting with Phu Quoc [...]
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Kaisen invests $10 million in YOLA

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

Kaisen Private Equity (Kaisen PE), the specialised education fund manager in emerging markets, on July 29 announced a $10 million investment in YOLA, a leading education [...]
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