Archive for April, 2020

Vietnam’s second largest telco gets green light for 5G tech tests

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s second largest telco is ready in terms of technology, technology and network structure for deploying commercial 5G network. Vietnam Posts and [...] » More

Losses a roadblock to SCIC divestment plans at Quang Ninh Thermal Power

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

The losses reported by Quang Ninh Thermal Power JSC will make it harder for State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) to divest the company this year. Quang Ninh Thermal [...] » More

HCM City serviced apartments suffer Covid-19 induced slump

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:02 AM

The HCM City serviced apartments market saw Q1 average occupancy drop 17 percent year-on-year due to travel restrictions related to the Covid-19 pandemic. First quarter [...] » More

Cybersecurity professionals are uniting globally to stop online crooks

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

While cybercriminals will continue to use the Covid-19 pandemic for financial gain, cybersecurity professionals around the world are uniting to fight them, according to [...] » More

Ministry of Transport approves Buon Ma Thuot city bypass

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Vietnamplus | 6:02 AM

The Ministry of Transport has approved the construction of a 39km bypass around Buon Ma Thuot city on Ho Chi Minh Highway in the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak. The [...] » More

Hanoi’s new apartment launches lowest in five years

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:02 AM

Hanoi launched 4,800 new apartments in Q1 2020, the lowest in five years as the coronavirus pandemic delayed developers’ plans. The city’s apartment supply fell [...] » More

Owners of Metropole Hanoi proposed for hotel operation extension to 70 years

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

The Hanoi People’s Committee has just proposed the government to extend the operational duration of boutique hotel Metropole Hanoi to 70 years, surpassing the framework [...] » More

Apple hirings in Vietnam fuel business speculation

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:02 AM

Tech giant Apple has listed many jobs in Vietnam on LinkedIn recently, including an operations manager based in Hanoi. The job description says Apple is looking for an [...] » More

HCM City lifts lockdown on Buddha Bar

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The lockdown order on Thai eatery Buddha Bar in HCM City’s District 2, one of the country’s largest hotspots for the coronavirus, was lifted on April 23, stated [...] » More

Debts at Thai Nguyen Iron and Steel plant phase 2 await extension

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

The fate of Thai Nguyen Iron and Steel plant phase 2 has been uncertain for years now, making it one of the 12 notorious loss-making projects under the management of the [...] » More

Foreign investment inflows in M&A plunge in first four months

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

A plunge in capital going into mergers and acquisitions (M&A) deals reduced foreign investment inflows in Vietnam in the first four months of this year. According to [...] » More

Hau Giang speeds up construction of freshwater reservoir

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Various government departments and agencies in Hau Giang Province have been asked to roll out a freshwater reservoir project in this Mekong Delta locality in a cost-efficient [...] » More

Online retail activities boom in Vietnam during pandemic

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Because of the pandemic, people have hesitated to go to crowded places and have increasingly bought many items online. When Covid-19 broke out, marketplaces, for example, saw [...] » More

Enterprises urged to ‘put people first’ in HR management plans

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

Enterprises should “put people first” in their human resource plans as the COVID-19 pandemic is forcing companies to scale down business or even close for good, [...] » More

How Has Vietnamese Supply Chain Responded to Covid-19 Pandemic?

28-Apr-2020 Intellasia | Vietnam Business Forum | 6:02 AM

In a recent survey conducted by CEL Corporation in late March, 83 percent of companies in the physical value chain in Vietnam (retailers, shippers, traders and producers) [...] » More