Finance Ministry wants hike in tax on capital/securities trade income
1/16/2018 2:51:20 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Finance has proposed the Government raise the individual income tax imposed on capital/securities transfer to 2 per cent for trades not registered to the Vietnam Securities Depository and not made on the securities market.

Vietinbank named second-largest bank by profit
1/16/2018 2:49:39 PM (GMT+7)
 The Viet Nam Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) earned a total profit of VND9.2 trillion (US$404 million) in 2017, equivalent to 105 per cent of its annual target.


 
Grab says its operation is compliant with laws
1/16/2018 2:48:22 PM (GMT+7)
 Following a Ministry of Transport directive asking Grab Viet Nam to stop providing car hailing services in certain provinces, the company said its services did not violate laws.

Vietnam an ideal destination for foreign startups
1/16/2018 12:35:43 PM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam has become an ideal location to start a business, not only for young overseas Vietnamese people but also for expats thanks to the country’s strong economic growth in recent years.  


 
MoIT-managed business conditions to be cut
1/16/2018 12:31:22 PM (GMT+7)
 The Prime Minister on January 15 signed to issue a decree on cutting 675 of the 1,216 business conditions (or 55.5 percent), managed by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

Vietnam’s economy is recovering: East Asia Forum
1/16/2018 11:11:03 AM (GMT+7)
  Vietnam has recorded upbeat growth despite disadvantages brought about by the withdrawal of the US from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, according a recent article published on the East Asia Forum.


 
Vietnam’s stocks up on investor confidence
1/16/2018 11:17:44 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnamese shares advanced on January 15 as large-cap firms were boosted by positive investor confidence that was looking for opportunities in the earnings season.

Mitsubishi Motors to build second plant in Vietnam
1/16/2018 11:18:42 AM (GMT+7)
 Vietnam welcomes Mitsubishi Motors’ plan to build its second plant in the country, said Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue while receiving the group’s Executive Vice President Kozo Shiraji in Hanoi on January 15.


 
PM sets up working group for state capital management committee foundation
1/16/2018 11:16:44 AM (GMT+7)
 The Prime Minister issued Decision 66/QD-TTg on January 15 to set up a working group to supervise the establishment of a committee for state capital management at enterprises.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 15/1
1/15/2018 4:09:00 PM (GMT+7)
 Leather, footwear sector targets 20 bln USD in export earnings, VN businessman to join Australia-ASEAN leaders programme, Agriculture sector targets 40 billion USD in export turnover


 
Ministry builds mechanism for land agglomeration, large-scale farming
1/15/2018 4:55:07 PM (GMT+7)
 The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MoNRE) will continue to work towards an institutional breakthrough for promoting the agglomeration of land for large-scale agricultural production. 

The ‘bottlenecks’ in Vietnam’s tourism
1/16/2018 8:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
Tourism is emerging as one of the most promising business fields, but its development has been hindered by many inadequacies.


 

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