Archive for October 8th, 2021

Vietnam to fully reopen by June 2022

08-Oct-2021 Intellasia | CNN | 5:02 AM

Vietnam is planning to reopen key tourist destinations to vaccinated visitors from countries deemed a low COVID-19 risk from December, the government said on Wednesday, [...] » More

Vietnam reopening tourist destinations to vaccinated travellers in December

08-Oct-2021 Intellasia | TheHill | 5:02 AM

Vietnam announced on Wednesday that some of its tourist destinations would be reopened to travellers starting in December if they come from pre-approved [...] » More

Burma central bank sees currency stabilising on new measures

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

Military-appointed authorities in Myanmar are making progress in addressing its currency crisis, with the kyat stabilising and efforts underway to keep prices under control, [...] » More

Shareholders table resolutions with Australia’s banks to stop fossil fuel financing

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

A group of shareholders filed climate change resolutions with three of Australia’s Big Four banks on Thursday, asking them to abide by their self-declared support for [...] » More

Australia says return of French ambassador to aid repair of bilateral relationship

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

Australia’s Foreign minister Marise Payne said on Thursday the return of France’s ambassador to Canberra will help repair relations between the two countries [...] » More

Factbox: How COVID-19 in Southeast Asia is threatening global supply chains

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

Fresh coronavirus outbreaks in Southeast Asia have hurt factory activity across industries, threatening the region’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and disrupting [...] » More

Asia weighs more than just CO2 emissions in pursuit of low-carbon crude

08-Oct-2021 Intellasia | SPGlobal | 5:02 AM

Quality comes with a cost, and for Asian refiners aspiring to make low-carbon crude a bigger part of their procurement baskets it’s going to be no different. In a [...] » More

BHP to require COVID vaccinations at Australian sites

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

BHP Group (BHP.AX), the world’s largest listed mining company, announced on Thursday that from the end of January all workers and visitors entering its workplaces in [...] » More

Vietnam looks to develop medical tourism to better serve holidaymakers

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

Vietnam holds great potential in medical tourism development as it boasts a lot of mineral hot springs and mud, and has many areas with temperate climate, heard a webinar [...] » More

Imports dominate popular categories on e-commerce platforms

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

Only 17 percent of the most popular goods on e-commerce platforms since last year have been Vietnamese, a market research firm said. Malaysian market research firm iPrice [...] » More

Vietnamese businesses to overcome challenges

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

HCM City and 18 southern provinces are gradually resuming business and production activities after a long time of lockdown. Many other provinces are also relaxing social [...] » More

Vietnam’s consumer spending set to grow by 4pct in 2021

08-Oct-2021 Intellasia | Hanoi Times | 5:02 AM

The shopping season during the end of the year festivals could lead to higher consumer spending, which in turn serves as a driving force for growth in the remainder of the [...] » More

Expansion proposed for HCM City Long Thanh Dau Giay Expressway

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

The Ministry of Transport has received the proposal to approve a project on expanding HCM City Long Thanh Dau Giay Expressway which will be partly funded with loans from the [...] » More

Vietnam hopes for Canada’s assistance in cooperative development: official

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

Vietnam wishes to continue to receive Canada’s sharing, cooperation, and consultation in the upcoming events to continue to develop and replicate successful cooperative [...] » More

FDI enterprises place trust in Vietnam’s investment climate

08-Oct-2021 Intellasia | VOV | 5:02 AM

New investments into Vietnam by foreign-invested firms looking to expand their production capacity prove their confidence in the recovery of the country’s economy [...] » More