HCM City responds to tax and customs inquiries

A dialogue was held on June 26 in Ho Chi Minh City between domestic enterprises working in the city’s export processing and industrial zones and several involved bodies concerning governmental regulation and tax policies.

Enormous potential for higher economic growth

Continuous improvements to the business environment, national competitiveness, and efficiency of the economy will ensure optimal conditions for higher economic growth, Director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) Nguyen Dinh Cung told Nhan Dan newspaper.
Dong Nai firms recover after riot damage Business

Dong Nai firms recover after riot damage

Almost all the enterprises affected by the recent social disturbances in the southern province of Dong Nai have resumed their normal operation, according to Mai Van Nhon, deputy head of the provincial Industrial Zones Authority (DIZA).

2013: State budget revenue exceeds target

Despite difficult economic circumstances both at home and abroad, Vietnam ’s 2013 budget revenue has exceeded 0.4 percent of its target, according to Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung.

Customs collect 7.27 billion USD in 9 months

Taxes and duties collected in the first nine months of this year by the General Department of Customs rose 13.8 percent year-on-year to nearly 160 trillion VND (7.27 billion USD), meeting only 67.6 percent of the annual target.

Government inspectors set new task

The Government Inspection service will focus on settling the 63 acute and outstanding problems detected by the inspectors during their missions from 2008 to 2012.

Procedures trouble Korean firms

Customs and tax-related problems fueled a meeting between business representatives from the Republic of Korea and Vietnamese authorities held in Hanoi on June 22 by the Government Office's Department of Administrative Procedures Reform to gather opinions from the RoK business community.