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Ministry proposes tax hike on petroleum

Business

Ministry proposes tax hike on petroleum

The Ministry of Finance has proposed, in a draft law, almost tripling the environmental protection tax on oil and gas consumption from the current 3,000 VND (0.13 USD) to 8,000 VND per litre. The draft will be submitted to the Government for approval in June and the National Assembly in October.

Missing Thai tanker freed after cargo stolen

World

Missing Thai tanker freed after cargo stolen

Pirates have released an Indonesia-bound Thai tanker after stealing its oil cargo and destroying its communication equipment, the Piracy Reporting Center (PRC) of the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) said on June 2.