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Q1 budget revenue up 10.3 percent

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Q1 budget revenue up 10.3 percent

Budget revenues were estimated at 226 trillion VND (10.5 billion USD) in the first quarter, up 10.3 percent year on year and meeting 24.8 percent of collection plans, according to Deputy Finance Minister Vu Thi Mai.

Ministry urged to keep public debt under strict control

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Ministry urged to keep public debt under strict control

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh has asked the Ministry of Finance to keep public debt under strict control even though it is still within the safe limit, adding that the use of loans must be closely managed in order to achieve the highest efficiency.

TPP a chance to promote institutional reform: official

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TPP a chance to promote institutional reform: official

Coming into the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement, when opportunities and challenges are facing Vietnam's exports, which sectors should Vietnamese enterprises pay attention to? To provide answers to the questions, Vietnam Business Forum, the weekly magazine of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry, has an interview with Nguyen Thai Duong, Deputy Director of the General Department of Vietnam Customs.

HCM City aims to reduce tax arrears to 5pct in 2014

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HCM City aims to reduce tax arrears to 5pct in 2014

The Ho Chi Minh City Tax Department aims to reduce the tax arrears to 5 percent of the total budget revenues by the end of this year, Director of HCM City Tax Department Nguyen Dinh Tan stated at a 2014 tax task conference held in the city on January 9.

Vietnam steps closer to EITI: official

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Vietnam steps closer to EITI: official

The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) has been implemented for the past 10 years, attracting the participation of 41 countries worldwide. It is seen as an effective tool to improve business environment and attracting investment into industry.