Archive for July 22nd, 2020

Up to 20 new residential projects to be launched in 2H, Huttons

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | PropertyGuru | 12:52 PM

Despite slow sales during the circuit breaker period, there's been resilence in the market and Huttons Asia expects sales to hover between 8,000 and 8,500 units in 2020, with [...] » More

Pakatan’s ‘full mandate’ to Anwar for political talks to reclaim Putrajaya has limits, says PKR official

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 10:37 AM

The Pakatan Harapan (PH) presidential council’s conferment of a “full mandate” to Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim for the coalition’s return to federal [...] » More

Dewan Rakyat sitting to discuss surge in Covid-19 cases, national unity today

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:56 AM

Matters related to the unity and the country’s readiness to face the surge in Covid-19 cases will set the ball rolling at the Dewan Rakyat sitting today. According to [...] » More

Malaysian Medical Association urges authorities to enforce SOP as Covid-19 cases return to double digits

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:47 AM

Authorities need to increase monitoring and enforcement to ensure all sectors in the country fully adhere to standard operating procedures (SOPs) as advised by the [...] » More

Dr Noor Hisham: Malaysia posts slight dip in new Covid-19 cases today with 15, but active cases on the rise

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Malay Mail | 9:43 AM

The health ministry has recorded 15 new Covid-19 cases today, with seven recoveries. Its director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the seven recoveries brings the [...] » More

HCM City, Saigontourist join hands to promote local tourism

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 7:14 AM

The HCM City Tourism Department signed a cooperation agreement on July 19 with the Saigontourist Group to promote tourism, including making joint efforts to arrange for [...] » More

Pharmedi Vietnam to be held online for first time

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 7:14 AM

The 2020 Pharmed & Healthcare Vietnam (Pharmedi Vietnam) is slated for September 16-19 in both offline and online platforms in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, the [...] » More

Irex’s large steps forward to expand Vietnam’s renewable energy industry

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 7:14 AM

In June, IREX Energy JSC a member Solar Bach Khoa Group (SolarBK) began cooperation with Jiangsu Luneng Energy Group from Singapore to build a manufacturing site for [...] » More

COVID accelerates shift towards omni-channel retail

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 7:14 AM

The COVID-19 pandemic was accelerating Vietnam’s shift towards omni-channel purchasing behaviours and retailers should capitalise on this momentum to drive expansion [...] » More

Chan May initiative brings the power

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 7:14 AM

With an eye towards long-term, sustainable power development to fuel Vietnam’s ascension to become an economic powerhouse, the Chan May LNG Power Plant project is being [...] » More

Vietnam’s hotels see steady dip in occupancy rates

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 7:14 AM

With the large number of new hotels sprouting up in tourism hotspots, far exceeding the demand, room occupancy rates at hotels in Vietnam have steadily declined in recent [...] » More

PHILUX Capital Advisors invests $200 million in Hoang Quan Group

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 7:14 AM

PHILUX Capital Advisors, a wholly-owned subsidiary of PHI Group, has just announced that it would pour VND4.6 trillion ($200 million) into domestic Hoang Quan Group to [...] » More

HCM City accelerates site clearance for second metro line project

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 7:14 AM

As the site clearance for HCM City’s second metro line project has fallen behind schedule, districts covered under the project such as Tan Binh, 10 and 12 have now [...] » More

Pepper export volume down 5.7pct in first half

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 7:14 AM

Vietnam exported over 166,800 tonnes of peppercorn worth 356 million USD in the first half of 2020, down 5.7 percent in volume and 21.1 percent in value compared to the same [...] » More

Vietnam closes skies to new airlines for now

22-Jul-2020 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 7:14 AM

The government has agreed with a transport ministry proposal to not license any new carrier till 2022 when the local aviation market is expected to recover. A government [...] » More