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VN-Index closes week in low note

In Uncategorized on January 8, 2011 at 4:29 am

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index dropped for the third day on December 24 due to bad news and a lack of support from foreign investors as they stopped trading for the holidays.

Standard & Poor’s downgraded credit rating of Vietnam and some credit institutions in the country. Besides, the Vinashin’s debt of US$60 million had not been resolved.


The measure of 274 companies and five mutual funds listed on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange declined 0.56 percent, or 2.65 points, to close at 472.76 points.


On the index, 89 stocks raised, 120 fell, while 71 were unchanged.


Trading volume significantly reduced over the previous trading session. Around 55.81 million shares changed hands at a value of VND1.35 trillion.


Investment and Trading of Real Estate Joint Stock Company (ITC) topped the list of most active shares in volume with 2.55 million shares.


It was followed by Tan Tao Investment Industry Corporation (ITA) with 2.28 million shares traded.


Saigon Thuong Tin Commercial Bank or Sacombank (STB) tagged along with 2.2 million shares.


Petroleum Industrial & Civil Construction Joint Stock Company (PXI) marched south for three straight trading sessions, slumping 11.18 percent to VND15,100. The company will pay dividends to its current shareholders at a ratio of 16 percent on January 10, 2011.


Sieu Thanh Joint Stock Corporation (ST8) shrank 5 percent to trade at VND22,800.


Imexpharm Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company (IMP) contracted 4.8 percent to VND59,500.


Ben Tre Aquaproduct Import and Export Joint Stock Company (ABT) and Cadovimex Seafood Import-Export and Processing Joint Stock Company (CAD) both accelerated 5 percent to VND42,000, and VND8,400 respectively.


Long Hau Corporation (LHG) climbed the second day, escalating 4.95 percent to VND42,400.


House Viet Nam Joint Stock Company (NVN) strengthened 4.93 percent to VND21,300.


The smaller bourse in the north also wrapped week in red as the Hanoi’s HNX-Index tripped 0.03 percent, or 0.03 points, to close at 111.19 points. Trading volume sank by 24 percent in volume and 30 percent in value over the previous day as 30.9 million shares worth VND592.8 billion were traded.


Meanwhile, the UPCom-Index slightly reversed 0.09 points to 41.16 points this morning. A total of 150,000 shares changed hands at a value of VND1.9 billion as of 11:15 am local time.

Source: SGGP

Stocks wrap week with happy ending

In Uncategorized on December 17, 2010 at 7:56 am

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index rebounded on December 17 to end week in green, thanked to high demand and good news.

The Ministry of Industry and Trade announced that it would not raise gasoline prices until the end of Tet holidays.


The shares of 272 companies and five mutual funds listed on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange revived 1.06 percent, or 5.08 points, to close at 485.29 points.


On the benchmark, 215 stocks leaped forward, 32 dropped, while 30 treaded water.


Trading volume slightly fell over the previous trading session. Around 74.15 million shares changed hands at a value of VND1.8 trillion.


Tan Tao Investment Industry Corporation (ITA) topped the list of most active shares in volume for the second day with 4.82 million shares changing hands.


Quoc Cuong Gia Lai Joint Stock Company tagged along with 4.12 million shares traded, followed by Saigon Securities Inc. (SSI), the country’s largest brokearge, with 3.85 million shares.


Winners on the city bourse included sweets producer Bibica Corporation (BBC), Investment and Trading of Real Estate Joint Stock Company (ITC), Song Da Urban & Industrial Zone Investment and Development Joint Stock Company (SJS), and Tai Nguyen Corporation (TNT). They all climbed up the daily maximum allowed limit of 5 percent.


Construction company Lilama 10 Joint Stock Company (L10) pared its three-day losing streak, growing 4.98 percent to VND23,200.


Techno – Agricultural Supplying Joint Stock Company (TSC) restored 4.97 percent to VND19,000.


Vincom Joint Stock Company (VIC) collapsed for second day, erasing 4.9 percent to VND97,000.


Materials – Petrolium Joint Stock Company (COM) descended 4.88 percent to VND35,100.


Transforwarding Warehousing Joint Stock Corporation (TMS) went down 4.83 percent to VND27,600.


Meanwhile, the Hanoi’s HNX-Index jumped 3.7 percent, or 4.27 points, to close at 119.7 points. Around 57.4 million shares changed hands at VND1.11 trillion.


The UPCom-Index also inched up by 0.43 points to 41.46 points this morning. A total of 234,275 shares changed hands at a value of VND3.35 billion.

Source: SGGP

Japanese cartoon week to take place in Hanoi

In Uncategorized on December 17, 2010 at 5:56 am




Japanese cartoon week to take place in Hanoi


QĐND – Thursday, December 16, 2010, 21:7 (GMT+7)

A Japanese cartoon week in Vietnam, jointly held by the Vietnamese Cinema Department and the Japanese Culture Department, will be held at the National Cinema Centre in Hanoi from January 12-16.


The event will feature 8 cartoons including Spirited Away, which won the Oscar prize for best animated feature in 2003.


Meetings between film producers and viewers and between Vietnamese and Japanese film makers will be held as part of the event.


Source: VOV


Source: QDND

VN-Index wraps week in bullish sentiment

In Uncategorized on December 16, 2010 at 10:08 am

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index rocketed 2.74 percent, climbing to a four-month high on December 10 as investors were in upbeat sentiment.

The shares of 271 companies and five mutual funds listed on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange sprang 2.74 percent, or 12.61 points, to close at 473.06 points.


On the index, 233 stocks gained, 26 shrank, while 17 stalled.


Trading value on the city bourse climbed to the highest level in the past nine months as around 94.1 million shares changed hands at a value VND3.36 trillion.


Saigon Securities Inc. (SSI), the country’s largest brokerage, won the spot of the most active share in volume with 4.61 million shares changing hands.


It was chased by Refrigeration Electrical Engineering Corporation (REE) with 3.4 million shares traded.


Vietnam Export Import Commercial Joint Stock Bank or Eximbank (EIB) came next with 3.31 million shares changing hands.


Biggest winners on the southern market were Lilama 10 Joint Stock Company (L10), Lu Gia Mechanical Electric Joint Stock Company (LGC), Petroleum Equipment Assembly And Metal Structure Joint Stock Company (PXS), Development Investment Construction Joint Stock Corporation (DIG), Vung Tau Real Estate and Construction Joint Stock Company (VRC), and Vincom Joint Stock Company (VIC). They all shot up the daily 5-percent allowed limit.


Techno – Agricultural Supplying Joint Stock Company (TSC) soared 4.97 percent to VND19,000.


The newly listed Petrovietnam – Idico Long Son Industrial Park Investment Joint Stock Company (PXL) declined 4.86 percent to VND13,700.


Vien Dong Pharmaceutical Joint Stock Company (DVD) extended its losing streak to the fifth consecutive day, dropping 4.8 percent to VND39,700.


Anvifish Joint Stock Company (AVF)marched south for four straight days, losing 4.41 percent to VND19,500.


Meanwhile, the Hanoi’s HNX-Index enhanced 3.8 percent, or 4.26 points, to close at 116.39 points. Around 60.2 million shares changed hands at VND1.16 trillion.


The UPCom-Index also rose by 1.01 points to 41.02 points this morning. A total of 430,800 shares changed hands at a value of VND4.28 billion.

Source: SGGP

Young fashion designers to take part in Hong Kong Fashion Week

In Uncategorized on December 16, 2010 at 9:36 am

Nguyen Thi Diem My and Ha Nhat Tien, the two winners of the Aquafina Pure Fashion 2010 contest, will be Vietnam’ representatives at the Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter 2011.

        Young Fashion designer Nguyen Thi Diem My (L)

These two young fashion designers have improved their designs in accordance with international fashion trends. They hope to present a new look of Vietnamese fashion and young designers’ ability.


The annual Aquafina Pure Fashion design competition, launched by PepsiCo, aims to discover young talented fashion designers in Vietnam.

Hong Kong Fashion Week for the Fall/Winter will take place from January 10-17 2011 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. It is hoped that this convention will present to the world the latest trends of the fashion industry, and promote a wealth of business opportunities.

Visitors will have a chance to enjoy the latest collections from famous brand names such as Vivienne Westwood, MANGO, Fontani, Lacompel Di Landi Andrea, Moda Immagine, Moiselle and Rabeanco.

This is second largest fashion fair in the world and it is expected to gather over 1,700 suppliers of garments, accessories and fashion-related products.

Source: SGGP

City hosts Vietnam Jewelry Week 2010

In Uncategorized on December 16, 2010 at 9:32 am

The Viet Nam Jewelry Week 2010, which is featuring more than 150,000 new designs in gold, diamond, pearls and precious stone jewelry and watches from 12 countries is now being held at the Tan Binh Exhibition and Convention Center in Ho Chi Minh City. It runs until December 12.

Latest designs will be displayed at the Vietnam Jewelry Week 2010 in HCM City. (Photo: KK)

Latest jewelry collections of firms from France, Hong Kong (China), India, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Turkey, Thailand, the US and Vietnam are also at this event. The event is a chance for local and international enterprises to seek suppliers and buyers.


Gold jewelries firms including Lac and Loto Preziosi from Italy and Cetas from Turkey so far have attracted many visitors.

Famous brand names such as Gold Treasure, Henry Jewellery, Legrand Jewellery, Nelson Jewellery, Pak Fook, Trendy Group of Hong Kong; Platim Jewellery and Taka Jewellery of Singapore are presented at the show.


Firms like Apple Green Diamond have brought a collection of diamonds and gemstones from Japan, Gemma International from Thailand and Kapu Gems from India.


Other events at this venue will be a seminar on which diamond or jewelry can be purchase, for your wedding, at the most affordable price. The event will be held at the Fortuna Hotel in Hanoi from December 16 to 19.


The VCCI Exhibition Service Co Ltd in collaboration with Hong Kong’s World Trade Fair organizes the event.


 

Source: SGGP

VN-Index wraps week in light note

In Uncategorized on November 27, 2010 at 6:20 am

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index failed to maintain a strong rising momentum on November 26, added small change as investors dumped shares heavily to book profits.

The gauge of 270 companies and five mutual funds listed on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange inched up 0.02 percent, or 0.09 points, to close at 439.94 points.


Of the measure, 116 stocks advanced, 81 retreated, while 78 remained unchanged.


Trading volume on the city bourse climbed to the highest level in the past ten trading sessions. Around 45.4 million shares changed hands at a value of VND1.07 trillion.


Vietnam Electricity Construction Joint Stock Corporation (VNE) was the most active share in volume with 2.87 million shares traded.


Saigon Securities Inc. (SSI), the country’s largest brokerage, took the second rank with 1.11 million shares changing hands, followed by Nari Hamico Minerals Joint Stock Company (KSS) with 1.06 million shares.


Viet Nam Active Fund (VFMVFA) jumped the daily maximum allowed limit of 5 percent to VND8,400.


Nari Hamico Minerals Joint Stock Company (KSS) extended its winning streak to the fourth day, rallying 4.95 percent to VND23,300.


Hamico Group Mineral Joint Stock Company (KSH) moved forward for four consecutive trading sessions, rising 4.92 percent to VND34,100.


Petrovietnam Finance Joint Stock Corporation (PVF) curbed its three straight day winning streak, edging down 4.87 percent to VND21,500.


Newly listed Anvifish Joint Stock Company (AVF) and Beton 6 Corporation (BT6) both sliced another 4.86 percent to trade at VND23,500, and VND68,500.


Transforwarding Warehousing Joint Stock Corporation (TMS) contracted 4.81 percent to trade at VND25,700.


Meanwhile, the northern bourse finished week in low note as the Hanoi’s HNX-Index dipped 0.49 percent, or 0.5 points, to finish at 101.57 points. Trading volume slightly dropped over the previous trading session as around 40.44 million shares were traded at nearly VND727.23 billion.


The UPCoM-Index of the unlisted shares market slightly shrank 0.11 points to 40.54 points. A total of 191,800 shares changed hands at VND2.46 billion in the trading session this morning.

Source: SGGP

VN-Index opens week on low note

In Uncategorized on November 22, 2010 at 10:15 am

French Week to be held in Vietnam

In Uncategorized on November 22, 2010 at 10:13 am

Markets wrap week in bullish sentiment

In Uncategorized on November 6, 2010 at 7:22 am