Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 21:57:32

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung

Vietnam, Russia gear towards 10 billion USD trade in 2020

Politics

Vietnam, Russia gear towards 10 billion USD trade in 2020

Vietnam and Russia have agreed to effectively implement the Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in order to create breakthroughs in economic, trade and investment ties between the two countries, gearing towards bilateral trade of 10 billion USD in 2020.

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.

Vietnam hopes for more support from UN Environment

Environment

Vietnam hopes for more support from UN Environment

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung met Director of the UN Environment Programme Erik Solheim Hanoi on August 8, during which he proposed that the UN Environment continue supporting Vietnam in reviewing, revising and completing laws and policies related to environment.