Archive for August 26th, 2020

German firm taps Vietnam for its cement business operations

26-Aug-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Thyssenkrupp, a German industrial conglomerate, has announced the transition of its cement business headquarters to Vietnam, with the country being a base to serve customers [...] » More

Fusion Hotel Group opens newest addition, Maia Resort Quy Nhon

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

Fusion Hotel Group’s newest addition, Maia Resort Quy Nhon, in the central coastal province of Binh Dinh is raring to go for its soft opening later this month. To mark [...] » More

Why equip primary school students with academic English?

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

According to the British Council, exploring the vivid world of English does not only help children develop their creativity and critical thinking but also forms the very [...] » More

Vietnam records highest rate of SMEs in SE Asia looking for expansion in 2020

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

The majority of firms are looking to invest in technologies and employee’s skill development during the Covid-19 pandemic. Around 52 percent of small and medium [...] » More

US-based 3M thanks Vietnam authority for seizing massive counterfeit face masks

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

This was the largest intellectual property infringement case discovered in Vietnam so far in this year. The efforts of Vietnam’s market surveillance authority not only [...] » More

VNG sues TikTok for music copyright infringement

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

VNG is suing TikTok, the Chinese short-form video platform, for not having sufficient licences for the songs being used in its videos. VNG said TikTok used audio tracks owned [...] » More

Quang Nam tourism holds webinars to motivate businesses, employees

26-Aug-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The Quang Nam Tourism Association will host more than 20 webinars about the tourism industry on Facebook live weekly to help businesses and employees improve their knowledge [...] » More

Japan’s Aska buys 24.9 stake in Vietnam drug company

26-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 6:02 AM

Japanese company Aska Pharmaceutical has signed an agreement to acquire a 24.9 percent stake in Vietnamese pharmaceutical company Hataphar. The Tokyo-based company said in a [...] » More

Options for Vietnam in Agriculture 4.0

26-Aug-2020 Intellasia | Nhan Dan | 6:02 AM

Smart Agriculture 4.0 can be an urgent solution to ensure global food security and quality of agricultural products in the context of more complicated and unpredictable [...] » More

Saigon Hi-tech Park expects to rake in 19 billion USD in investment in 2020

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

The Saigon Hi-tech Park (SHTP) in HCM City expects to draw about 19 billion USD in investment this year, according to its management board. The value of hi-tech products [...] » More

Petrolimex might not sell treasury shares to Japanese investor JX Nippon Oil & Energy…

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

Petrolimex might sell treasury shares to Vietnamese portfolio investors instead of Japanese investor JX Nippon Oil & Energy. Petrolimex (HSX: PLX) recently notified the [...] » More

Covid-19 disrupts ‘rules’ of the Vietnamese stock market

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

Investors are concerned about the stock market performance, which has become unpredictable because of the pandemic. Covid-19 has had a big impact on the economy. The GDP grew [...] » More

Strong cash flow lifts stocks up

26-Aug-2020 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

The VN Index of the HCM City Stock Exchange skirted 870 points and ended in positive territory, as many stocks made gains thanks to increased demand today, August 24. Closing [...] » More

74 HNX-listed companies report higher losses in H1

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

Seventy-four of 348 companies listed on the Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) posted losses in the first six months of the year. Of the total number of listed companies, 343 firms [...] » More

Hoa Phat Group lists 552 million more shares

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

Steel producer Hoa Phat Group on Monday listed an additional 552 million shares to increase its total to more than 3.31 billion shares. The shares will be available for [...] » More