Archive for August 18th, 2020

Taxes lost from e-commerce sector during COVID-19

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | VNS | 6:02 AM

The COVID-19 pandemic has become a golden opportunity for e-commerce trading floors, as well as social networks such as Facebook. However, the country has lost billions of [...] » More

Vietnamese ministry unveils domestically-built blockchain platform

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Tuoitre News | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s Ministry of Information and Communications on Thursday launched akaChain, a blockchain-backed enterprise platform developed by domestic tech giant FPT Group. [...] » More

Vietnam, Laos PMs discuss ways to boost bilateral relations

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 6:02 AM

Vietnam and Laos would reopen borders and resume flights between the two countries once the pandemic is contained. Prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Lao counterpart [...] » More

Vietnam takes the lead in Asean’s digital evolution

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

With its great potential in IT, Vietnam as Asean chair has been making efforts together with other member states in boosting the application of high technologies to adapt to [...] » More

Local rice exporters seek ways to enter EU

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s rice exports to the EU remain modest, at about 20,000 tonnes in volume and 10.7 million USD in value in 2019, accounting for a small proportion of the [...] » More

Vietnam announces digital transformation plan for pharma industry

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

The Drug Administration of Vietnam under the Ministry of Health on August 13 announced its digital transformation plan for the pharmaceutical industry. Deputy minister of [...] » More

Two electricity options offered for household consumers

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 6:02 AM

Under a ministry proposal, consumers would pay for electricity use under either a 5-tier price system or a single-price system. The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has [...] » More

First batch of vermicelli from Bac Kan exported to Europe

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

Over five tonnes of vermicelli produced by Tai Hoan Cooperative of Bac Kan province were successfully exported to the Czech Republic on August 13. This marks the first time [...] » More

FDI inflows from Europe yet to shift into Vietnam

18-Aug-2020 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

Foreign direct investment (FDI) inflows from Europe will initially be slow to move into Vietnam following the implementation of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) [...] » More