Archive for September 13th, 2019

Indonesian forests are burning, and Malaysia and Singapore are choking on the fumes

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:02 AM

Malaysian authorities distributed half a million face masks to residents on Tuesday after large-scale forest fires in Indonesia spread smoke and thick smog to neighbouring [...]
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KL’s Pink Wig-A-Thon charity walk and run returns to promote fight against breast cancer

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

Malaysian women are still coming in late for treatment of breast cancer. Pink Ribbon Wellness (L) Foundation (PRWF) founder and chair Datuk Dr M. Devanand said a whopping 43 [...]
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HK, Japanese firms seek to invest $3 billion in Ha Tinh

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

A consortium of Hong Kong’s Lee & Man Paper Manufacturing Limited and Japan’s Hokuetsu Group has proposed developing a complex with a deepwater seaport, a [...]
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Jardine Matheson plans investment expansion in Vietnam

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | HanoiTimes | 6:02 AM

Vietnam remains huge opportunities for foreign investors, while Jardine Matheson would continue to explore investment options in the country’s priority sectors, said [...]
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Korean investors unveil smart urban area plans for Long An Province

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

With its excellent geographical location for trade and economic development and the potential to become the country’s leading agricultural hub, Long An Province is [...]
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Kia accepts pre-order for new B-segment sedan at prices starting from $17,196

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

Kia Vietnam has begun to accept pre-orders for Kia Soluto, a new B-segment sedan, at dealerships nation-wide from September 7. The Soluto has a 1.4-litre Kappa new generation [...]
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Vietnam Airlines retires last Airbus A330

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines on September 11 announced it had retired the last wide-body Airbus A330 aircraft in a move to replace its aging rolling stock with [...]
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Workshop spotlights VN-Europe technology-knowledge transfer

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

A workshop was held at Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) on September 11 to discuss the transfer of knowledge and technologies from Europe to Vietnam. A [...]
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Mekong provinces host trade fairs in remote areas

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

Several trade fairs have been organised in the Mekong Delta’s rural areas this year to promote local products under the ‘Buy Vietnamese Goods’ programme. [...]
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Transport ministry hires French consultants to evaluate Hanoi metro’s safety

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | HanoiTimes | 6:02 AM

The move aims to ensure that the final safety procedures are completed smoothly and the project can be put into operation soon after years of delay. Vietnam’s Ministry [...]
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Nissan, Tan Chong extend joint venture’s operations in Vietnam

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

A joint venture agreement between Japanese Nissan Motor and Edaran Tan Chong Motor to import and distribute Nissan vehicles, parts and accessories in Vietnam has been [...]
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Can Tho to host VietShrimp fair in 2020

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The Mekong Delta city of Can Tho will for the first time host the VietShrimp, the fair on technology in the shrimp industry of Vietnam, on March 25-27 next year. The [...]
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HCM City fair brings together supporting industries, manufacturers

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

The Sourcing Fair for Supporting Industry with Buyers that opened in HCM City on Wednesday seeks to enhance supply chain linkages in supporting industries, enhance direct [...]
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Vietnam attends ITU Telecom World 2019

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

Vietnam is attending the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Telecom World 2019, taking place in Budapest from September 9-12. Themed “Innovating together: [...]
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Caution recommended in transactions with Morocco’s Eden Agro Food Sarl company

13-Sep-2019 Intellasia | NDO | 6:02 AM

The trade mission at the Vietnamese Embassy in Morocco has recommended Vietnam’s industry associations and export businesses should not conduct transactions with [...]
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