Archive for November 28th, 2019

Debt-laden eatery chain’s bank accounts empty: investors

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Foreign investors of the loss-making Vietnamese food chain Mon Hue have claimed that some $80 million has disappeared from the firm’s bank accounts. Working with local [...] » More

Price of dragon fruit falls dramatically

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:02 AM

The price of dragon fruit has fallen significantly to VND 6,000VND7,000 a kilogram causing heavy loss for farmers, the Dragon Association in Binh Thuan said yesterday. Prices [...] » More

Agents’ incomes plummet amid housing supply shortage

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

With new supply in HCM City falling sharply this year and thus having little to sell, property agents are seeing commissions plunge. The director of a real estate brokerage [...] » More

Swedish corporation offers loan for Long Thanh airport

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The Swedish Export Credit Corporation (SEK) proposed the Vietnamese government consider a commercial loan of over $1 billion for the construction of the Long Thanh [...] » More

Bamboo Airways works to open direct route between Hanoi, Melbourne

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s Bamboo Airways and Melbourne International Airport of Australia inked a Memorandum of Understanding on opening a new air route connecting Hanoi and Melbourne [...] » More

German wine-growing enterprises eyes Vietnamese market

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

A workshop on agriculture, especially the wine products of the Germany’s largest wine-growing region, the State of Rheinland-Pfalz, was held in Hanoi. Co-organised by [...] » More

China contributes $1.4 million for planning of express railway project in Vietnam

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The Chinese government has provided nonrefundable aid of 10 million Chinese yuan (US$1.4 million) for a feasibility study for the Lao Cai-Hanoi-Hai Phong express railway [...] » More

Fake world’s best rice products flooding in the market

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | DtiNews | 6:02 AM

Products which claim to feature the ST25 rice strain which was crowned the World’s Best Rice at a recent contest have flooded in the Vietnamese market. Premium fragrant [...] » More

Japan Airlines to recruit manpower from central Vietnam

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Representatives of Japan Airlines (JAL) will cooperate with Dong A College in human resources training for its airline and ground services in Japan from 2020, marking the [...] » More

Foreign competition the smallest concern for Vietnam’s logistics firms in CPTPP

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | HanoiTimes | 6:02 AM

Direct impacts from the CPTPP agreement would not be significant, but means a more stable and predictable environment for logistics firms in Vietnam, according to an expert. [...] » More

Van Don economic zone management board established

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

The government has decided to establish a management board for Van Don Economic Zone in the northeastern coastal province of Quang Ninh. Under its plan for the socio-economic [...] » More

Noi Bai Airport expected to receive 100 million passengers per year

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Noi Bai International Airport will be expanded to serve 100 million passengers annually, becoming more suitable to the development space of Hanoi and minimising impact on [...] » More

Singapore forum connects Vietnamese firms with potential partners

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | DtiNews | 6:02 AM

A forum was held at the Singapore Exchange (SGX) on November 25 to help Vietnamese businesses connect with the Singaporean market and seek potential partners here. Addressing [...] » More

Abbott unveils healthcare eco-system a:care

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Global healthcare company Abbott on Monday announced the launch of a:care, which includes a range of services to help people achieve better health. The eco-system supports [...] » More

Vietnamese enterprises raise awareness about SDGs

28-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Many Vietnamese enterprises lack understanding about sustainable development goals (SDGs) and are not applying them to their business, Tran Thi Lan Anh, deputy general [...] » More