Trade ministry to inspect major firms Business

Trade ministry to inspect major firms

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will conduct annual inspections on a number of State and private businesses in different sectors, including those involved in petroleum, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals and multi-level marketing.
Ministry of Construction to inspect real estate firms Business

Ministry of Construction to inspect real estate firms

The Ministry of Construction (MoC) will carry out routine compliance inspections on investment and business practices at many big real estate firms in 2019, including MBLand, Mipec, Lac Hong, Thuong Tin and Eurowindow Nha Trang.
PM orders review of Sabeco's 136.1 million USD tax bill Business

PM orders review of Sabeco's 136.1 million USD tax bill

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the Tax Department of Ho Chi Minh City to hold back on enforcing a tax decision on collecting 3.14 trillion VND (some 136.1 million USD) from Sai Gon Beer-Alcohol-Beverage Corporation (Sabeco) for violations on special sales tax.
Vietnamese exports reach new markets Business

Vietnamese exports reach new markets

Vietnam exported goods to 200 countries and territories worldwide in 2018, including 50 major markets, Sai Gon Giai phong (Liberated Saigon) daily reported.
HCM City to resolve flooding problems by 2020 Society

HCM City to resolve flooding problems by 2020

Ho Chi Minh City plans to complete flood-prevention work by 2020 on 15 streets, 28 alleys, and five streets flooded by tides, under a new plan approved by the city’s People’s Committee.
National workshop to feature late General Vo Nguyen Giap Society

National workshop to feature late General Vo Nguyen Giap

A national workshop on the late General Vo Nguyen Giap will take place in Hanoi on December 21 on the occasion of the 74th founding anniversary of the Vietnam People’s Army and the fifth commemorative anniversary of the late General.
Water-bus services prove popular in HCM City Society

Water-bus services prove popular in HCM City

Water buses in Ho Chi Minh City provided services to about 900,000 passengers in the first 11 months of the year, up by 155 percent compared with the same period last year, according to the municipal Department of Transport.