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.
Corporate culture crucial to growth of businesses: Deputy PM Business

Corporate culture crucial to growth of businesses: Deputy PM

Developing corporate culture is a core issue and crucial to the growth of businesses, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh told a forum on economic reconstruction in the “new normal” situation from the perspective of corporate culture which took place in Hanoi on November 8.
H1 State budget revenue lowest in seven years Business

H1 State budget revenue lowest in seven years

State budget revenue in the first half of 2020 was down 10.5 percent against a year earlier and equal to just 44.2 percent of the annual estimate; the lowest since 2013, Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung told a conference in Hanoi on July 7.
New role of State Audit in attracting new-generation FDI  ​ Business

New role of State Audit in attracting new-generation FDI ​

The State Audit of Vietnam (SAV), through its regular auditing activities, has discovered many violations of law by foreign-invested enterprises in various fields such as environmental protection, land use, and transfer pricing, said Deputy Auditor General Doan Xuan Tien.
HCM City tops State budget revenue target Business

HCM City tops State budget revenue target

Total State budget revenue in HCM City reached 347.98 trillion VND (15.32 billion USD) in 2017, slightly more than the year’s target, and up 13.5 percent compared to 2016, according to the city’s State Treasury.
Experts: Transparency lacking in mining sector Business

Experts: Transparency lacking in mining sector

The Vietnamese legal framework and policies regarding transparency in the mining sector is "fairly comprehensive", however, implementation of such policies leaves a lot to be desired, according to a study by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).