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Vietnam, Thailand issue joint statement

Politics

Vietnam, Thailand issue joint statement

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-ranking delegation of Vietnam paid an official visit to Thailand from August 17-19 at the invitation of Prime Minister of Thailand Prayut Chan-ocha.

Prominent industrial products to be honoured

Business

Prominent industrial products to be honoured

The Agency for Regional Industry Development under the Ministry of Industry and Trade announced on August 18 that it will honour and grant certificates to outstanding industrial products from rural areas in 2017.

Turkey applies temporary measure on Vietnamese yarn

Business

Turkey applies temporary measure on Vietnamese yarn

The General Directorate for Imports under the Turkish Ministry of Economy has slapped a temporary duty of 36.28 percent on partially oriented yarn (POY) products imported from Vietnam, according to the Vietnamese office of commercial affairs in Turkey.

Finance Ministry proposes new tax on pickups

Business

Finance Ministry proposes new tax on pickups

The Ministry of Finance has proposed that the Government apply a special consumption tax on pickups to be set at 60 percent of the tax on cars with nine seats or less with similar engine displacement, a move that would sharply increase their costs.

Maker Innovation Space debuts in Da Nang

Sci-Tech

Maker Innovation Space debuts in Da Nang

The University of Da Nang in collaboration with Fablab (fabrication laboratory) Da Nang, the US Agency for International Development (USAID) and Arizona State University (ASU) officially launched a Maker Innovation Space in the central city of Da Nang on August 11.