Archive for February 5th, 2020

WHO chief says widespread travel bans not needed to beat China virus

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

World Health Organization chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday there was no need for measures that “unnecessarily interfere with international travel and [...]
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PM asks to handle inefficent State-owned enterprises

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Onefficient State-owned enterprises must be handled this year, prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has said. This was the highlight of the PM’s recent plan to combat waste [...]
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nCoV-triggered school closures a headache for parents

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

An abrupt decision to close all schools in more than two dozen localities to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus late on Sunday night has caught parents off guard, [...]
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Novaland fares well in 2019

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Novaland published its consolidated financial statement for the fourth quarter of 2019, announcing that its post-tax profit hit 3.38 trillion VND, helping it fulfill the [...]
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Vietnam-China railway closed as coronavirus outbreak spreads

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | The SaigonTimes | 6:02 AM

A rail link between Gia Lam Station in Vietnam and China’s Nanning and Beijing will be closed for several days to prevent a new coronavirus in the Chinese city of Wuhan [...]
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New Delhi-Da Nang set to launch in May

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Budget carrier VietJetAir will begin direct flights from the central city of Da Nang to New Delhi in Ondia from May 14, with five flights per week. A source from the [...]
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VietJet Air to launch New Delhi-Da Nang in May

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Budget carrier VietJet Air will begin direct flights from the central city of Da Nang to New Delhi in Ondia from May 14, with five flights per week. A VietJetAir source [...]
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Hoang Anh Gia Lai Group reports catastrophic loss

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Hoang Anh Gia Lai JSC (code: HAG) reported the most drastic drop in revenue for the last ten years, with the record loss of VND1.743 trillion ($75.78 million). According to [...]
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Vincom Retail celebrates 17 per cent in pre-tax profit

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VOR | 6:02 AM

Vincom Retail reported VND9.259 trillion ($402.57 million) in revenue and VND3.578 trillion ($155.57 million) in pre-tax profit in 2019. Vincom Retail JSC (HoSE: VRE) has [...]
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Great opportunities for real estate firms to call for foreign capital

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Akihiko Owatani, chief representative of Haseko Corporation in Hanoi, believes that Vietnam is the most attractive market in Asean for Japanese investors in particular and [...]
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Mai Linh Taxi appoints Australian CEO

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

Mai Linh Group, a major taxi operator in Vietnam, has appointed Rahn Wood, an Australian national, as its new CEO. Wood will replace Ho Huy, Chair of Mai Linh Group, in [...]
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Saigon Co.op increases supply of masks, hand sanitisers, keeps prices unchanged despite demand

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Saigon Co.op’s retail systems, including Co.opmart, Co.opXtra, Co.op Food, Co.op Smiles, and Cheers, across the country are co-ordinating with face mask and [...]
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Vietnam major airlines face no-growth scenario in 2020 on coronavirus

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | HanoiTimes | 6:02 AM

KB Securities predicted there would be flat growth in foreign tourist arrivals to Vietnam in 2020, compared to 15 percent growth in 2019. Vietnam major airlines such as [...]
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OCAEW and Vinh University sign cooperation agreement

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VOR | 6:02 AM

The cooperation between OCAEW and Vinh University opens up opportunities for linking academic and professional training in the field of finance and accounting, in order to [...]
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Vietnam red-lights Chinese workers returning from coronavirus-hit areas

05-Feb-2020 Intellasia | 05-FEB-2020 Ontellasia | VN Express | 6:02 AM

Companies in Vietnam have been requested to suspend receiving Chinese labourers returning from coronavirus-infected regions after spending their Tet holiday at home. Minister [...]
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