Archive for April 24th, 2021

Special Economic Zones create more risks than benefits

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | SGGP News | 5:02 AM

HCM City and Da Nang are seriously planning to convert the two cities into international financial centers. This decision has been raising much concern among experts in the [...] » More

Saigon zoo posts $304,000 loss due to Covid-19

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 5:02 AM

The Saigon Zoo-Botanical Garden Company Ltd has reported a VND6.8 billion ($304,300) loss for 2020 as Covid-19 kept people away from its zoo. Its revenues fell by 38.6 [...] » More

Lam Dong, India seek stronger agricultural cooperation

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | VNA | 5:02 AM

As a locality that leads the way in high-tech agriculture in Vietnam, the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong holds advantages in cooperating in this regard with different [...] » More

Over 100,000 foreign nationals currently working in Vietnam

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | VOV | 5:02 AM

The country is presently home to 101,550 skilled foreign workers, according to the latest statistics compiled by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA). [...] » More

Essence of giant waterbugs has value in Vietnam, favoured by wealthy.

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 5:02 AM

Ca cuong, or giant waterbug, looks like a cockroach. However, unlike cockroaches, ca cuong, with a rare and precious essence, is very expensive and sells for VND3.5 million [...] » More

Over 100 Lao Cai firms support tourism stimulus campaign

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | DTI News | 5:02 AM

More than 100 businesses in the northern mountainous province of Lao Cai have jointly participated in a tourism stimulation programme, aimed at attracting more visitors to [...] » More

Billionaire Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao: Legion Of Honor is for all my staff

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 5:02 AM

“I pledge to continue on my chosen path, work hard and make tireless efforts to create new values, while extending dreams, for a developed, prosperous and happy Vietnam [...] » More

New habits in health retail

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | VIR | 5:02 AM

Vietnam’s modern health and beauty retail sphere continues to gain traction as players are mulling over expansion plans. FPT Retail plans to expand its Long Chau [...] » More

Co.opmart cuts prices, sells many products at VND1,000

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Vnexplorer | 5:02 AM

In the second week of the programme to celebrate Co.opmart’s 25th anniversary, the supermarket is offering hundreds of products for VND5,000 and above, products [...] » More

Cargill swells tapioca starch footprint in Asia

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | VIR | 5:02 AM

Cargill is partnering with Starpro, the leading food grade tapioca starch producer in Thailand, to expand its speciality tapioca starch offerings in the Asia-Pacific region, [...] » More

VIR hosts workshop titled ‘M&A — The Emerging Local Forces’

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | VIR | 5:02 AM

Vietnam Investment Review (VIR) and Nova Group will jointly organise a workshop titled “M&A — The Emerging Local Forces” on May 7 in HCM City to offer a [...] » More

Hotel donates to help disadvantaged children

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | VNS | 5:02 AM

A donation of $12,000 through the National Philanthropic Trust (NPT) has been provided to help Thanh Tam School provide scholarships for 28 students facing difficult [...] » More

HCM City approves two transport projects worth over VND12 trillion

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 5:02 AM

The People’s Council of HCM City this morning, April 22, approved two transport projects worth over VND12 trillion in total, which would be constructed between 2021 and [...] » More

Hanoi, HCM City lead Vietnam e-business index 2021.

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 5:02 AM

The trend of e-commerce development differs between slow-growing regions and developed regions. Hanoi and HCM City continue to lead Vietnam e-business index 2021 (EBI 2021), [...] » More

Vinh Hoan’s profit falls 14pct in Q1 on higher freight costs

24-Apr-2021 Intellasia | VNS | 5:02 AM

Vinh Hoan Corporation (VHC) posted a loss of 14 per cent in profit after tax despite a gain of 27 per cent in gross profit. In the quarterly financial report, VHC said that [...] » More