VN export and import enterprises growing sharply
1/24/2018 11:12:46 AM (GMT+7)
 The number of enterprises involved in export and import activities has increased sharply since 2012, according to the preliminary results of the 2017 Economic Census conducted by the General Statistics Office (GSO).

Banks help low-income earners
1/24/2018 10:55:20 AM (GMT+7)
 Commercial banks and financial companies are competing fiercely for a slice of the profitable personal-loan market as demand often rises sharply at the end of the Lunar New Year.


 
New CIT law aims to halt tax evasion
1/24/2018 10:57:55 AM (GMT+7)
 In the latest draft of Law on Corporate Income Tax (CIT), the Ministry of Finance has raised a regulation aimed at preventing multinational companies with related-party transactions from evading taxes.

Bumpy road ahead for transport sector
1/24/2018 10:54:16 AM (GMT+7)
 The need to regulate the vehicle-service industry is crucial to achieve sufficient growth and meet consumer needs, especially during the 4.0 Industrial Revolution.


 
2017: eventful year for Vietnam logistics sector
1/24/2018 12:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
In February 2017, the PM signed Decision 200 approving an action plan to develop Vietnam’s logistics by 2025, a large-scale plan with 60 tasks assigned to relevant ministries, agencies, associations and businesses.

Gov’t to consider amended Decree 38 next month
1/24/2018 10:53:08 AM (GMT+7)
 Minister and chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung said that amendments to the Decree No 38 guiding the implementation of the Law on Food Safety will be submitted to the Government early next month.


 
Thai firm keen on 100 percent stake at LSP
1/24/2018 10:45:40 AM (GMT+7)
 Thailand’s SCG Group wants entire stake of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) to own 100 percent of the Long Son Petrochemicals (LSP) Complex in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau.

HNX shares climb on HoSE hitch
1/24/2018 10:57:03 AM (GMT+7)
 Shares maintained their upward trend on Tuesday on the Ha Noi Stock Exchange as money shifted from the southern bourse to the northern one after the HCM Stock Exchange halted operations due to a technical crash on Monday.


 
Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange continues trading halts on January 24
1/24/2018 10:43:31 AM (GMT+7)
 The Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE), one of Vietnam’s two main bourses, continues halting stock trading services on January 24 to test-run the market after technical breakdown occurred two days ago.

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 24/1
1/24/2018 8:20:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Vinfast spends $5 million on Italian car designs, GS Retail to open 50 GS25 outlets in Vietnam in 2018, Preliminary data of general economic census announced, Action plan for development of shrimp industry promulgated


 
Matters at hand
1/24/2018 6:00:00 AM (GMT+7)
 The issues Vietnam had to tackle in 2017 largely continue into 2018.

Vietnamese farm products sold on Amazon at exorbitant prices
1/24/2018 12:32:30 AM (GMT+7)
Many Vietnamese agricultural products like chilly, coriandrum sativum and arrow root starch are on sale on Amazon website at prices which are dozen or even hundred times higher than in Vietnam.


 

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