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Lower corporate income tax on SMEs proposed

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Lower corporate income tax on SMEs proposed

Corporate income tax levied on small and medium–sized enterprises (SMEs) should be reduced to promote the business development, a solution together with broadening tax base to increase budget revenue from business and production.

Housing transactions to see strongest growth in Q4

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Housing transactions to see strongest growth in Q4

Vietnam’s real estate market in the final quarter of 2018 is likely to see the strongest growth of the year in housing transactions, even higher than that of the same period last year, according to Nguyen Van Dinh, Vice President of the Vietnam Association of Realtors (VARs).

Vietnam proud to be dynamic, responsible member of ASEM

Politics

Vietnam proud to be dynamic, responsible member of ASEM

Vietnam is proud to be a dynamic and responsible member of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) over the past more than two decades, leaving significant imprints in the forum’s history since its founding in 1996, according to Deputy Foreign Minister Bui Thanh Son.

Dong Nai revokes licences of over 170 FDI projects

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Dong Nai revokes licences of over 170 FDI projects

The Industrial Zones Authority of the southern province of Dong Nai has revoked licenses of more than 170 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects due to slow progress of implementation since the Foreign Investment Law came into effect in 1988.

Top legislator meets Kazakh lower house chairman in Turkey

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Top legislator meets Kazakh lower house chairman in Turkey

National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan met with Chairman of the Mazhilis (lower house) of the parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Z. Nigmatulin on the sidelines of the third Meeting of Speakers of Eurasian Countries’ Parliaments (MSEAP 3) in Antalya, Turkey, on October 9.

Vietnamese, Japanese PMs hold talks in Tokyo

Politics

Vietnamese, Japanese PMs hold talks in Tokyo

Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe had talks in Tokyo on October 10, reaching consensus on various measures to bring the countries’ extensive strategic partnership to a new stage of more comprehensive and substantive development.

FDI attraction in new stage of development

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FDI attraction in new stage of development

The issuance of the Law on Foreign Investment in Vietnam in 1988 marked a turning point in the country’s efforts to draw foreign direct investment (FDI). After 30 years, FDI enterprises have formed an

 SMEs urged to join value chains

Business

SMEs urged to join value chains

Better supplier-buyer relations with multinationals located in Vietnam would help small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) gain access to electronics global value chains, experts have said.