Equitisation and divestment move slowly Business

Equitisation and divestment move slowly

Although relevant policies have been put in place, the process of equitisation and divestment of State capital is still moving at a very slow pace, according to Dang Quyet Tien, director of the Corporate Finance Department under the Ministry of Finance.
Finance Ministry announces State budget estimates for 2022 Business

Finance Ministry announces State budget estimates for 2022

State budget collection in 2022 is expected to reach over 1.41 quadrillion VND (61.7 billion USD), while expenditure is estimated at about 1.78 quadrillion VND (78.05 billion USD), up 4.5 percent compared to that in 2021, according to a report on State budget estimates for 2022 that has been made public by the Ministry of Finance.
Petrol prices revised up Business

Petrol prices revised up

The Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Industry and Trade revised up petrol prices on November 10 afternoon.
Da Nang leads localities nationwide in digital transformation index Sci-Tech

Da Nang leads localities nationwide in digital transformation index

The central city of Da Nang topped the Digital Transformation Index (DTI) rankings in 2020 for localities nationwide in all three key pillars of digital government, digital economy and digital society, according to the DTI 2020 Report, which was released at a conference in Hanoi on October 19.
Expense for purchase of 5 million Abdala vaccine doses approved Health

Expense for purchase of 5 million Abdala vaccine doses approved

Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai has recently signed Decision No.1644/QD-TTg dated September 30 on the expense for the purchase, transportation and delivery of 5 million doses of Abdala vaccine produced by the Cuban Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology.
HCM City wants tax reduction for COVID-19 affected businesses Business

HCM City wants tax reduction for COVID-19 affected businesses

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has made several suggestions for the Ministry of Finance’s decree to support businesses and individuals affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, including ensuring bank lending rates are no more than 2 percent higher than deposit interest rates.
Petrol prices rise from September 25 Business

Petrol prices rise from September 25

Retail petrol prices increase by more than 500 VND per litre from 3pm on September 25 following the latest adjustment by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the Ministry of Finance.