Archive for September 4th, 2019

Warships and aircraft ready for first US-Asean maritime drills

Warships and aircraft ready for first US-Asean maritime drills

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:02 AM

Eight warships, four aircraft and more than a thousand personnel from the US, Southeast Asian countries join the drill. Eight warships, four aircraft and more than 1,000 [...]
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Malaysia’s Mahathir begins state visit to Cambodia

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 6:02 AM

Malaysia’s prime minister arrived in Cambodia on Monday to strengthen ties and witness the signing of several agreements. Mahathir Mohamad will meet with Cambodian [...]
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Bangladesh bans mobile phone access in Rohingya camps

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Bangladesh on Monday ordered operators to shut down mobile phone services to almost one million Rohingya refugees living in camps in the country’s southeast, an [...]
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Demand for ‘safe’ food is high, but it’s not easy to sell

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

A loudspeaker and audio device shop has arisen on Luong Dinh Cua intersection, taking the place of a food shop which shut down just several months after opening. This is one [...]
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Luxurious cruise ship launched on Can Tho-Phnom Penh route

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Victoria Mekong Cruises Joint Venture Co., Ltd, today, August 31, introduced the four-star Victoria Mekong cruise ship, which will carry tourists on a route between [...]
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Three top travel agencies to equitise soon

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Three leading travel agencies in Vietnam, which own a range of luxury hotels, look set to equitise by the end of next year. They are Saigontourist Holding Company, Ben Thanh [...]
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Vietbuild Hanoi 2019 to open next week

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | DtiNews | 6:02 AM

Vietbuild Hanoi 20019 will take place from September 4-8 in the capital city, featuring 1,600 pavilions from 18 countries and territories, organisers said at a press [...]
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Vietnam Airlines launches cash and miles payment method

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Passengers can pay for Vietnam Airlines flights with a combination of cash and Lotusmiles when buying tickets from today. This schemethe first of its kind in Vietnamis [...]
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Tunnel drilling for Hanoi’s second metro to start next year

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

Tunnel drilling for four underground metro stations in Hanoi will begin early next year and be completed in few months, a project contractor says. Le Quang Hanh, deputy CEO [...]
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Promoting environment-minded business

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

For Nestle Vietnam, environmental protection has become imperative, at least in its recent agenda of activities. The company, better known for its coffee processing and [...]
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Startups discuss competitive edge needed to thrive

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Startups in the central region, alongside State officials and enterprises, joined a discussion to evaluate the competitive advantages of innovative startups at a seminar on [...]
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Districts collect opinions on handling violations at Linh Dam, Kim Van-Kim Lu projects

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Hoang Mai District in Hanoi has collected proposals from buyers on handling violations in construction and the granting of red books at apartment projects in Linh Dam and Kim [...]
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With few passengers, Hanoi train routes suffer losses

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

Three railroad routes from Hanoi to northern localities suffer combined losses of VND30 million ($1,290) a day due to low demand. [...]
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Vietnam to have 2,000MW of rooftop solar power capacity in 2020

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VNS-VNA | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s total rooftop solar power capacity is expected to reach around 2,000 MW by the end of 2020, according to Vietnam Electricity (EVN). EVN said more than 4,000 [...]
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Vietnam consumer spending rises 11.5pct in

04-Sep-2019 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

If excluding the price factor, the growth rate was 9.03 percent in the period, higher than an 8.98 percent rise recorded in the same period in 2018. Total retail sales of [...]
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