Vietnam Takes Trade Surplus of US$5.8 Bln in Jan-Sep

Vietnam was estimated to have a US$500 million trade surplus in September 2019, bringing the total value to over US$5.8 billion in the first nine months ending September, down 9.6% year on year.

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GDC Signs MOU on Cooperation with UK Border Force

1:22:33 PM | 9/10/2019

On October 2, 2019, the General Department of Vietnam Customs (GDC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on cooperation with the UK Border Force (UKBF).

Directive Resolution on Insurance Crime Prevention and Combat Issued

10:35:50 AM | 29/8/2019

Guided by insurance laws, in the past five years, the Vietnam Social Security (VSS) and local social insurance agencies have actively coordinated with relevant agencies to prevent and handle crimes in social insurance, health insurance and unemployment insurance. However, acts of indebting, evading and defrauding social insurance, health insurance and unemployment insurance have been increasingly complicated.

ADB Supports Tourism Infrastructure Development in Vietnam

10:51:42 AM | 27/8/2019

After signing a US$45 million credit agreement with the Ministry of Finance of Vietnam, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Provincial People's Committees of Hoa Binh, Nghe An, Quang Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue inked Agreements for the Second Greater Mekong Sub-region (GMS) Tourism Infrastructure for Inclusive Growth Project.

93 SOEs to Go Public through 2020

10:49:48 AM | 27/8/2019

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc recently signed Decision 26/2019/QD-TTg approving the list of 93 State-owned enterprises (SOEs) to be equitized from now to the end of 2020.

Central Economic Development Conference

10:47:43 AM | 27/8/2019

On August 20, 2019, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc chaired the Central Economic Development Conference at FLC Quy Nhon International Convention Center, Binh Dinh province.

Enterprise Registration Fees to Be Reduced from September

11:11:28 AM | 22/8/2019

Fees for enterprise registration will decrease from September 20, 2019, according to the recently issued Circular No. 47/2019/TT-BTC regulating levels and regimes of collection, payment and use of fees for provision of corporate information and enterprise registration fees.

Gov’t Speeds Up Disbursement of Public Investment Capital

11:07:14 AM | 22/8/2019

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said Monday the Government will organize a video-conference on September 15, 2019 to discuss ways to accelerate disbursement of public investment capital.

Forbes Honored Top 50 Listed Vietnamese Companies

10:39:58 AM | 19/8/2019

The Vietnam’s 50 best listed companies in 2019 were honored by Forbes Magazine during an award ceremony in Ho Chi Minh City on August 15.

World Bank, Japan Support Vietnam to Improve Tax System Effectiveness

12:00:06 PM | 15/8/2019

The World Bank and the State Bank of Vietnam recently signed a financing agreement for a grant worth US$4.2 million provided by the Japanese Government to implement the Revenue Administration Reform Support Project.

VSS Hosts Online Conference on Electronic Transaction Software

10:17:57 AM | 12/8/2019

The Vietnam Social Security (VSS) recently organized an online conference on the use of electronic transaction software for social insurance to guide provincial social insurance agencies, military social insurance agencies and police social insurance agencies...