Monthly Archives: January 2020

Nasdaq Names Roland Chai Global Chief Risk Officer

Chai, most recently Head of Post-Trade at Hong Kong Exchange, will oversee Nasdaq’s global risk program NEW YORK and STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Jan. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq (Nasdaq: NDAQ) today announced that Roland Chai, most recently Head of Post-Trade at Hong

Taconic Biosciences Launches New Immuno-oncology Mouse Model

Expands and Broadens Taconic Biosciences’ Immuno-oncology Portfolio Application RENSSELAER, N.Y., Jan. 31, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Taconic Biosciences, a global leader in providing drug discovery animal model solutions, expands its premier immuno-oncology portfolio with the launch of the new B2m-NOG

Lyfebulb and Helsinn Announce the Winners of the Third Annual Lyfebulb-Helsinn Cancer Innovation Summit & Award

Lyfebulb and Helsinn Announce the Winners of the Third Annual Lyfebulb-Helsinn Cancer Innovation Summit & Award  MONACO, PRINCIPALITY OF MONACO, AND NEW YORK, NY, USA, January 31, 2020: Lyfebulb, a patient empowerment platform that connects patients with industry to support

Firms urged to prepare for impacts of coronavirus

The Import-Export Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade is keeping a close watch on the development of the coronavirus, urging firms to prepare for negative impacts of the epidemic on exports, especially shipments of agricultural product...

Trade via Lao Cai Int’l Border Gate drops sharply

Trade between Vietnam and China has plunged as the latter suspended imports of Vietnamese goods via the Lao Cai International Border Gate from January 30.The decision was made by China in the face of the prevalence of the new

State Treasury urged to manage State budget efficiently

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue asked the State Treasury of Vietnam to manage the State budget efficiently, which is critical in promoting socio-economic development.Speaking at the meeting with the State Treasury on January 30, Hue stressed that...

Export, import activities soar at start of Lunar New Year

Export and import activities have been busy since the start of the Lunar New Year (January 25), with some product groups reaching an export value of over 1 billion USD each.About 55 ships have docked at HCM City's Tan

Reference exchange rate up 11 VND on January 31

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,196 VND/USD on January 31, up 11 VND from the previous day.With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during

Steel industry forecast to grow by 6-8 percent in 2020

Vietnam's steel production was forecast to grow slightly, at about 6-8 percent, this year, reported the Vietnam Steel Association (VSA).The association said last year saw signs the global steel market was slowing, and it was expected consumption will ...

Stamp launched to mark Party’s 90th founding anniversary

A stamp celebrating the 90th founding anniversary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (February 3) made its first public appearance in Hanoi on January 31.The stamp, designed by painter To Minh Trang of the Vietnam Post Corporation, features number