World Luxury Hotel Awards 2018 honours Silk Sense Hoi An River ResortBemis officially opens representative office at Maxport Limited Vietnam HeadquarterCelebrate year end party for company with Novotel Danang with chance to receive undeniable prizesSchool without classes or teachers opens in Việt NamJohnson Controls-Hitachi Air Conditioning is boosting their air conditioning business in Vietnam At the World Luxury Hotel Awards in Bali over the weekend, Salinda Resort won the Best Luxury Boutique Resort in the World 2018, becoming the only hotel in Viet Nam to be named as a Global Winner this year. This reputable global organisation celebrates luxury hotels and recognises their world class facilities and service excellence with over 1,000 luxury hotels participating in the awards each year. “We are delighted and honored to be conferred with this award”, says Jeevan Thomas, Resort Manager of Salinda Resort. “Transforming a dream into reality has been in the … [Read more...] about Salinda Resort Phu Quoc Island wins Best Luxury Boutique Resort in the World 2018
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Over VND96 trillion of G-bonds mobilised The State Treasury of Viet Nam has raised a total of VND96.251 trillion (US$4.13 billion) via auctions of Government bonds at the Ha Noi Stock Exchange (HNX) since the beginning of the year. At an auction this week, the State Treasury mobilised VND3.95 trillion from five-year and seven-year bonds worth VND500 billion each and 10-year bonds and 15-year bonds worth VND2 trillion each. The interest rate of bonds increased slightly. Bonds with 10-year maturity raised VND1.55 trillion with an annual interest rate of 4.53 per cent, up 0.03 percentage points from the previous auction on August 1. A sub-session auction of 10-year bonds drew VND600 billion with the yearly interest rate of 4.53 percent. Those with a 15-year term attracted VND1.2 trillion with an annual interest rate of 4.81 per cent, up 0.03 percentage points in comparison with the rate of the previous auction on July 25, 2018. As much as VND600 million was mobilised … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 15/8
VietNamNet Bridge – Among organizations and individuals of Vietnam named in the Panama Papers are wellknown businesswoman Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, Chair of Sovico Holdings (the parent firm of private airline VietJet), Vice chair of the HCM City Development Bank and Chairman of SSI Securities Company Nguyen Duy Hung. How did they explain this inclusion on the list? Ms. Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao, Chair of Sovico Holdings and CEO of VietJet Air. Thao is related to Ariana Hotels & Resort International, based in the Virgin Islands. Ariana Hotels & Resort International is also the former owner of Furama Resort – the property that was acquired by Thao's Sovico Holdings in 2005. Replying to local newspapers, Thao said: "We returned home to invest in Vietnam, acquired Furama Resort and these were normal operations. In 2005, we were an international company, which invest in Vietnam." "Sovico won the international bid to acquire capital contribution from all companies of the … [Read more...] about What do Vietnamese entrepreneurs named in the Panama Papers say?
The Center for Educational Technology and Career Development (ETC) – Vietnam National University Hanoi recently launched its first course opening ceremony of Delaware State University’s MBA program in Vietnam.DSU’s MBA program is one of the few MBA programs in Vietnam that is accredited by AACSB – a worldwide prestigious association that specialized in verifying quality of schools and business schools. Up to now, less than 5% of the business schools in the world received this honorable recognition. In particular, DSU’s MBA program also ranks as one of the world’s best 269 business schools by The Princeton Review. … [Read more...] about Delaware State University launches its first MBA program in Vietnam
VietNamNet Bridge - In August 2013, Russian President Putin signed a decree approving the 5TOP100 project which aims to put at least five Russian schools into the list of 100 best universities in the world. Six years before that, in July 2007, Vietnamese President Nguyen Tan Dung approved a plan on the development of universities and junior colleges in Vietnam in 2006-2020, which calls for at least one school to enter the list of 200 best schools in the world by 2020. In early September 2015, the Government Office released the Prime Minister’s conclusion that from now to 2020, the Hanoi National University and HCM City National University will be developed into universities of excellence -- the leading schools of Vietnam which will step by step develop into schools with regional and international stature. When asked whether it is difficult to become one of the world’s 100 best schools, Le Truong Tung, president of FPT University, said Vietnamese schools have to … [Read more...] about Can Vietnam have a university in the world’s top 100?