Vietnam Officially Assumes ASEAN BAC Chairmanship 2020

The 83rd Meeting of the ASEAN Business Advisory Council (ASEAN BAC), held at the BRG Legend Hill Golf Resort, marked the handover of the ASEAN BAC Chairmanship from Thailand to Vietnam.

U.S. Concludes Preliminary Antidumping Tax on Vietnamese Pangasius

11:17:59 AM | 29/10/2019

The United States Department of Commerce (DOC) recently released an internal announcement on the 15th period of review (POR15) on antidumping duty on Vietnamese pangasius exported to the U.S. from August 1, 2017 through July 31, 2018. This result is considered quite positive for Vietnamese exporters.

Effort for over 1,000 Nationally Branded Products

10:19:48 AM | 22/10/2019

This is one important target of the Vietnam National Brand Program from 2020 to 2030 recently approved by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.

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

1:24:10 PM | 9/10/2019

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.

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.