Press Review - June 2016

Wednesday, 01 June 2016 11:13

Press Review - June 2016

Vietnam may remove airfare cap as market becomes 'competitive': official

Vietnam Airlines finalizes stake sale to Japanese carrier

Businesses urged to promote GIs

30 June 2016

Vietnam may remove airfare cap as market becomes 'competitive': official

Vietnam Airlines finalizes stake sale to Japanese carrier

Businesses urged to promote GIs


29 June 2016

GDP growth hits 5.52% in H1

VN experts mull impacts of Brexit

Vinamilk, Viettel among Vietnam’s most valuable brands

Chart of the Day: Deteriorating demographics feared to cut down Singapore's growth prospects


28 June 2016

VN attracts over $11b FDI in first half of 2016

Vietnam becoming a magnet for technology firms, but problems persist

Manufacturing, retail giants wage war against haze


27 June 2016

Firms eye trade in Hong Kong

Property information to be made public

Businesses fear loan interest rate hikes as banks pay more for deposits


25 June 2016

Domestic hospitality market continues recovery in 2016

Remittances to City rise 3% to $2.1b


24 June 2016

No immediate Brexit impact on Viet Nam's UK trade: expert

Number of Singaporeans working overtime drops by 10%: survey


23 June 2016

Vietnam's state pharma raises $19.6 million in oversubscribedIPO

Thai, Chinese jump into e-commerce market, worrying Vietnamese rivals

Optimizing conditions for Vietnamese businesses to grow

Businesses welcome streamlined investment law


22 June 2016

Businesses join hands with foreign partners to produce safe food

Embassy offers protection to arrested Vietnamese fishermen in Malaysia

Party official meets Vietnamese representatives abroad


21 June 2016

Up to 72 percent of enterprises support TPP

Startup exchange called not feasible

TPP controversy over ISDS

Using Obama’s images for ads, does Habeco violate the law?


20 June 2016

Singapore Passes Thailand on Misery Index’s Better End: Chart

HSBC Unit Agrees to $1.58 Billion Settlement With Shareholders

Foreign-language contract laws vary in VN


19 June 2016

Vietnam’s State owned enterprises need reforms

Change for growth

Vietnamese startups not ready to enter bourse


18 June 2016

US trade and investment will not hinge on ratification of the TPP

More banks set up remittance companies

Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam to form a single destination for investors, tourists


17 June 2016

New industrial revolution will be digitally-centered

BMW Asia says Vietnam is a top growth market as economy expands

Vietnamese consumers willing to pay more if benefits outweigh the price: Nielsen


16 June 2016

Institutional changes help boost economic growth

Sun Hung Kai Properties Offers 120% Mortgages in Hong Kong

PM hails media role in helping businesses


15 June 2016

StanChart to consider private bank in China

Vietnam’s poor governance a danger to equity market

Textile exports inch up 6.1%


14 June 2016

Experts oppose tax exemption

VN top Japan investment locale

Steel imports rise to all-time record high

Businesses prefer Vietnam-EU FTA over TPP


13 June 2016

Singapore Urges U.S. Against Tweaking Big Pacific Trade Pact

Tough year for consumer firms in Singapore

Standard Chartered CEO cracking down on 'above the law' bankers


12 June 2016

VN's growth among strongest in large developing ASEAN economies

Catfish prices tumble as exporters scramble for clients

Singapore tops financial literacy index in Asia-Pacific

VN’s oil exports to be curtailed


11 June 2016

Oil down, steel up, stocks mixed

New resolution shows Gov’t determination to support businesses

Non-tariff barriers to trade not big in foreign trade

S'pore landing pad to help Aussie tech start-ups expand


10 June 2016

Singapore Loses to Hong Kong in Race for Most Competitive

SMEs struggle to use digital technology

Rise of Apple Pay drives DBS to push for a cashless Singapore


9 June 2016

Vietnam, South Africa discuss 3 bln USD trade turnover

Steel stocks push Vietnam’s markets up

S'pore still competitive as maritime hub: NOL CEO

Capital stops issuance of $178 million in bonds

Foreign retailers expand business, meet few barriers in Vietnam


8 June 2016

Vietnam Seeks Faster Bad-Debt Cleanup With First Cash Purchase

Foreign retailers expand business, meet few barriers in Vietnam

Committee set to operate SOEs as a business


7 June 2016

Great Eastern disposes of Vietnam business after strategic review

US’ FDI in Vietnam

Vietnam financial market: playing field for US institutions

First foreign-funded hydropower plant to begin operating


6 June 2016

Conflicting laws hurting businesses

FDI to HCM City decreases by 38 per cent

Hà Nội seeks $115.5 billion to become the second Singapore

Singapore Bond Market Frenzy Distorts Credit Costs, S&P Says


5 June 2016

TPP to usher in a new chapter of partnership and prosperity

US Government owes $12 billion to Vietnam


4 June 2016

SMEs struggle to use digital tech

Time for private businesses to have “greater voices”


3 June 2016

Mid-, high-end products could save Vietnamese garment companies

Asian stocks rise before US jobs data as Japanese shares advance

Obama and TPP

Noble Group founder and chairman Richard Elman to step down, announces US$500m rights issue


2 June 2016

Logistics grows 24% annually

Property firms help markets ris

Singapore Crackdown Signals Cost Jump for Asia Private Banks


1 June 2016

Vinalines’ deferred IPO deters foreign investors

Edible oil producers import tax cut looms

Net profit falls for Mapletree Investments

Lending by S'pore banks down in April

HSBC said to cut senior investment-banking jobs to lower costs

Frasers Hospitality on track to have 30,000 units by 2019