Archive for October 1st, 2021

Burma currency drops 60pct in weeks as economy tanks since February coup

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Myanmar’s currency has lost more than 60 percent of its value since the beginning of September, driving up food and fuel prices in an economy that has tanked since a [...] » More

Vietnam’s biggest city to start lifting COVID-19 curbs to spur business

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Vietnam’s commercial hub HCM City will start relaxing its coronavirus curbs from later on Thursday, officials said, allowing more business and social activities after [...] » More

Burma military takes responsibility for economic crisis

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Reuters | 5:02 AM

Myanmar’s ongoing economic problems were caused by “outside factors” and two waves of COVID-19 infections, but the military government takes full [...] » More

Petrolimex, JCCP further cooperation to improve efficiency of petroleum depot management

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VNA | 5:02 AM

The Vietnam National Petroleum Group (Petrolimex) and the Japan Cooperation Centre Petroleum (JCCP) on September 28 signed a cooperation agreement for Phase 3 of the [...] » More

Society Pass completes Series C funding to fast-track growth and M&A in Southeast Asia

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VIR | 5:02 AM

Society Pass, a data-driven loyalty platform, has closed a Series C funding round to accelerate its growth and acquisition strategy in Southeast and South Asia, including [...] » More

Online learning system launched to support business women

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VNS | 5:02 AM

The Trade Promotion Agency (Vietrade) and MVV Entrepreneur Academy have recently launched the Vietrade Edu online learning system. It is a part of the project which is funded [...] » More

Vietnam welcoming added US cooperation

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VIR | 5:02 AM

Vietnam and the United States are boosting investment ties in addition to furthering cooperation on COVID-19 vaccines, giving new momentum to their comprehensive partnership [...] » More

Multi billion catfish industry needs help as prices drop

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Vietnamnet | 5:02 AM

The catfish industry, which can bring turnover of billions of dollars a year, is in danger. General director of the general directorate of Fisheries Tran Dinh Luan said the [...] » More

Schneider Electric announces next generation gateway

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VNS | 5:02 AM

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, has announced EcoStruxure Panel Server, its next generation gateway. Designed to be the heart [...] » More

Ecommerce to become conditional business for foreign investors in Vietnam

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 5:02 AM

Foreign investors will have to comply with Vietnam’s new regulations on operating ecommerce trading platforms as ecommerce will become a conditional sector for foreign [...] » More

Trade office issues warning over fraud in transactions with Benin businesses

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VNA | 5:02 AM

The Vietnam Trade Office in Morocco, also in charge of Benin, has warned Vietnamese exporters in general and those engaged in beverage export in particular, to seek full [...] » More

iPhone 13 module production to pick up in October

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Vnexpress | 5:02 AM

The delay in iPhone 13 parts manufacturing in Vietnam is set to improve in mid-October as one key facility could resume production after months of Covid-19 disruption. The [...] » More

Phu Quoc delays reopening date to late November

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 5:02 AM

Phu Quoc Island off Kien Giang Province has rescheduled its reopening to November 20, 2021, vice Chair of Kien Giang Nguyen Luu Trung announced at a recent meeting with the [...] » More

Accompanying FDI enterprises to overcome the pandemic

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Nhandan | 5:02 AM

In the context of the whole country struggling against the COVID-19 pandemic, the government has always paid special attention to investors, creating a healthy, fair and [...] » More

German know-how improving healthcare

01-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VIR | 5:02 AM

Driven by strong bilateral ties, Vietnam and Germany are accelerating their partnership in healthcare, setting the groundwork for more business cooperation. The National [...] » More