Archive for November 29th, 2019

Business Briefs 29 November 2019

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 9:13 AM

* The last trading session of IDICO Corporation (IDC)’s shares on the market for unlisted public companies (UPCoM) is November 29, and the entire 300 million IDC shares [...] » More

Pivoting strategies to open new business space

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VIR | 8:33 AM

Forging responsible value chains, caring for the environment, and striving to improve the life of all stakeholders are becoming the lodestar for businesses in reinventing [...] » More

Better legal framework needed for small, medium-sized enterprises

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 8:31 AM

A consistent legal framework related to tax deductions, land allocations and credit programmes is needed to support small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), experts have [...] » More

Vietnam’s top 100 sustainable businesses named

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 8:30 AM

The Vietnam Business Council for Sustainable Development in collaboration with the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) announced the top 100 sustainable [...] » More

VN Index rally extends for second day

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 8:27 AM

The local stock market, backed by upbeat investor sentiment, rose for the second session today, October 14, with the VN Index up 1.73 points. Market breadth was positive with [...] » More

Shares gain but selling pressure still high

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VNS | 8:26 AM

The VN Index increased on Wednesday but its rally gradually dropped in the afternoon as selling pressure hit blue-chips. The benchmark VN Index on the Ho Chi Minh Stock [...] » More

US-China deal is ‘imminent’ due to Beijing’s upcoming policy meeting, economist says

US-China deal is ‘imminent’ due to Beijing’s upcoming policy meeting, economist says

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | | 8:26 AM

China’s annual Economic Work Conference is likely to convene within the next two weeks, meaning a trade deal with the US is “imminent,” according to ICBC [...] » More

Asia is facing a food crisis and needs another $800 billion in the next 10 years to solve it

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNBC | 8:21 AM

Asia is “unable to feed itself” and needs to invest another $800 billion in the next 10 years to produce more food and meet the region’s needs, according to [...] » More

Preparing Indonesia for Future Natural Hazards

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | ReliefWeb | 8:17 AM

The World Bank Board of Executive directors has approved a $160 million loan for the Indonesia Disaster Resilience Initiatives Project (IDRIP) to support Indonesia’s [...] » More

Homemade helicopter puts fresh spin on Indonesia traffic woes

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 8:16 AM

Indonesia’s notorious traffic gridlock has been known to send commuters into a spin, but one man has decided to rise above the daily grindby building his very own [...] » More

How will Duterte dismount the tiger?

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | PhilStar | 8:14 AM

Has President Duterte been having intimations of mortality lately? His body language tells us that such worrisome hints have been creeping through his 74-year-old frame since [...] » More

Pope Francis recalls his visit to Thailand and Japan

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | VaticanNews | 8:12 AM

Pope Francis’ catechesis during Wednesday’s general Audience is devoted to his Apostolic Journey to Thailand and Japan. The Pope told pilgrims and tourists in St [...] » More

City of contrasts: How to experience the best of Tokyo’s two sides

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 8:11 AM

Tokyo is arguably one of the most modern cities in the world, a heaving metropolis with its sights set fully on the future. But look closer and you’ll see plenty of [...] » More

Asian markets hit as Trump sparks China anger with HK law

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Asian markets mostly fell Thursday as optimism over the China-US trade talks took a jolt after Donald Trump signed into law a bill recognising Hong Kong’s rights, [...] » More

United Airlines trims HK-New York schedule this winter

29-Nov-2019 Intellasia | ThePointsGuy | 6:02 AM

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