US provides training equipment for customs sector Society

US provides training equipment for customs sector

The General Department of Vietnam Customs and the US Embassy in Vietnam held a ceremony on January 8 for the former to receive Commodity Identification Training (CIT) equipment worth nearly 40,000 USD from the US Government.
Customs sector makes all-out efforts to respond to COVID-19 Business

Customs sector makes all-out efforts to respond to COVID-19

The General Department of Vietnam Customs has put forward various policies to accelerate public administrative reforms and support domestic exporters and importers since the beginning of this year in response to the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
H1 State budget revenue in HCM City plummets Business

H1 State budget revenue in HCM City plummets

Ho Chi Minh City witnessed a sharp fall in the State budget revenue but a surge in spending during the first half of 2020 due to COVID-19 impact, according to the municipal Statistics Office.
Thai rice exports facing price disadvantage ASEAN

Thai rice exports facing price disadvantage

The price of Thai rice is higher than that of competitors due to limited supply and the strengthening of the baht, which could hurt exports, the Thai Rice Exporters Association (TREA) said.
HCM City’s customs seizes 18kg of ecstasy Society

HCM City’s customs seizes 18kg of ecstasy

The Customs Department of Ho Chi Minh City has seized over 18 kilos of ecstasy pills, 124 grams of cocaine and 458 grams of cannabis, illegally hidden in parcels, including envelopes and packs of confectionary.