Archive for January 28th, 2021

Fuel prices rise for fifth time in a row

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Domestic fuel retail prices were revised up by VND340-VND395 per litre or kilogram at 3 p.m. today, January 26, marking the fifth consecutive increase, according to an [...] » More

UNDP vows to accompany Vietnam in development process

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

Resident Representative of the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Vietnam Caitlin Wiesen promised to closely coordinate with and contribute to the building and implementation [...] » More

FTAs vital in helping local goods penetrate demanding markets

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | VOV | 6:02 AM

Following the implementation of several bilateral and multilateral free trade agreements (FTAs), along with a number of impending FTAs, Vietnamese products have enjoyed a [...] » More

Imports impeding chicken production

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | VIR | 6:02 AM

Domestic chicken breeders, especially livestock companies, are facing a series of uphill struggles due to the impact of epidemics, low-cost imports, and oversupply caused by [...] » More

Vietnam needs $35 billion to combat climate change in next decade: PM

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Vietnam needs to mobilise an additional $35 billion to respond to climate change in the next decade, said prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc. At the online international Climate [...] » More

Vietnam’s phone exports fall 0.4pct in 2020

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:02 AM

Vietnam’s exports of phones and phone parts were heavily impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic last year, falling 0.4 percent compared with 2019 to $51.18 billion, [...] » More

Enterprises yet to make use of EVFTA when exporting agricultural products to EU

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | SGGP News | 6:02 AM

Five months after the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) took effect, many agricultural export products increased in both volume and value. However, some key export [...] » More

Vietnam’s bright economic outlook in 2021

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | VNA | 6:02 AM

2020 is a tough year for Vietnam, yet the economy has reaped remarkable achievements. Experts have been optimistic about Vietnam’s economic growth in 2021. 2020 was a [...] » More

QuEST Global launches TCMS test lab in Hyderabad

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 6:00 AM

- The lab will facilitate Safety Integration Level testing for Train Control and Management System HYDERABAD, India, [...] » More

Agoda: People are discovering new domestic destinations to celebrate the year of the Ox

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | | 5:58 AM

SINGAPORE, Jan. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Traditionally one of the biggest annual travel periods for Asia Pacific travelers, this Lunar New [...] » More

BeiGene Announces Positive Topline Results for Global Phase 3 Trial of Tislelizumab in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

BeiGene Announces Positive Topline Results for Global Phase 3 Trial of Tislelizumab in Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 5:45 AM

Tislelizumab prolonged the survival of patients with advanced unresectable or metastatic ESCC who received prior systemic treatment compared to chemotherapy Safety findings [...] » More

Deep Longevity, Kai-Fu Lee and Medical Doctors Publish “Artificial Intelligence in Longevity Medicine”

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 5:00 AM

HONG KONG, Jan. 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Regent Pacific Group Limited ("Regent Pacific" or the "Company" and together [...] » More

Dr. Reddy’s and GRA Announce Clinically Meaningful Data from Avigan Pivotal Studies

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | PR Newswire Asia | 2:57 AM

Sub-group analysis shows three-day earlier discharge from hospital in low-risk patients hospitalized with COVID-19 KUWAIT CITY, Jan. 28, [...] » More

Singapore remains world’s most liveable city for East Asian expats

Singapore remains world’s most liveable city for East Asian expats

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | PropertyGuru | 2:51 AM

Recognised for its 'superior infrastructure, low pollution' and successful handling of the pandemic, Singapore remains the world's most liveable city for East Asia [...] » More

Foreign buying of private homes down to its lowest since 2003

Foreign buying of private homes down to its lowest since 2003

28-Jan-2021 Intellasia | PropertyGuru | 2:43 AM

Travel restrictions imposed in various countries prevented foreigners from visiting the city-state, many whom prefer to physically inspect the property or visit a show-flat [...] » More