Daily Archives: February 10, 2020

Radient Technologies Inc. Announces up to CAD $15.4 Million in Debenture Financings and Provides Corporate Update

EDMONTON, Alberta, Feb. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radient Technologies Inc. (“Radient” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: RTI; OTCQX: RDDTF), a global commercial manufacturer of high quality cannabinoid-based ingredients, formulations and products, is pleased to announce a total financing package of up to CAD $15,400,000 through the issuance of up to $10.4…

Nasdaq, Inc. Announces Proposed Senior Notes Offering

NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Nasdaq, Inc. (the “Company”) (Nasdaq: NDAQ) today announced that it plans to offer, subject to market and other conditions, Euro-denominated senior notes (the “Offering”).…

HCM City’s retail sales, services revenue surge by 11.2 percent

Total retail sales and services revenue in Ho Chi Minh City were estimated at 112.77 trillion VND (4.8 billion USD) in January this year, an increase of 11.2 percent compared to the same period last year, according to the municipal Department of Industry and Trade.…

Steering committee set up to promote sea-based economic development

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has issued Decision 203/QD/TTg on the establishment of a national steering committee for the implementation of the strategy for the sustainable development of the Vietnamese marine economy until 2030 with a vision until 2045.…

Vietnam’s garment-textile expects boom in 2020

Vietnam’s garment-textile sector is expected to make breakthroughs in 2020 thanks to the Fourth Industrial Revolution.

Other factors including free trade agreements (FTA) that will take effect in 2020 and the penetration of international brands like Zara, H and M and Mango will also favour the industry’s growth.…

Banks, fintech firms promote cashless payments during epidemic

To prevent the spread of the new strain of coronavirus in Vietnam, customers are encouraged to adopt cashless payment methods.

Some banks and fintech firms have taken the opportunity to promote the safety of cashless payments, especially after news that the People’s Bank of China is using ultraviolet light and high-temperature ovens to disinfect incoming cash.…

Reference exchange rate up 10 VND at week’s beginning

The State Bank of Vietnam set the daily reference exchange rate at 23,211 VND/USD on February 10, up 10 VND from the last working day of previous week (February 7).

With the current trading band of +/-3 percent, the ceiling rate applied to commercial banks during the day is 23,907 VND/USD and the floor rate 22,514 VND/USD.…