President pays pre-Tet visit to Coast Guard Zone 3 Politics

President pays pre-Tet visit to Coast Guard Zone 3

President Tran Dai Quang praised the role played by the coast guard force in protecting national sovereignty over sea and islands during a pre-Tet visit to the Coast Guard Zone 3 High Command in the southern province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau on January 30.
HCM City's Customs hopes to meet target in 2018 Business

HCM City's Customs hopes to meet target in 2018

he Ho Chi Minh City Customs Department has collected more than 109 trillion VND (4.8 billion USD) in export-import duty revenues in 2017, translating to an increase of 7.75 percent compared to 2016.
PM asks to implement tasks set by NA Politics

PM asks to implement tasks set by NA

Heads of ministries, ministry-level agencies, and government agencies, and chairmen of People’s Committees of provinces and cities have been urged to make all-out efforts in performing key tasks set in the second session of the 14th National Assembly.
Ministry intensifies fight against smuggling Society

Ministry intensifies fight against smuggling

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has intensified the fight against smuggling, trade fraud and fake goods as cross-border smuggling has increased in border areas ahead of the year-end holiday season.
PM urges preparations for happy Lunar New Year Society

PM urges preparations for happy Lunar New Year

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung requested ministries and all-level authorities gear up to provide a happy Lunar New Year (Tet) festival for all people at the Government’s monthly meeting on January 29.
Airlines join smuggling fight Society

Airlines join smuggling fight

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has adopted bold measures to prevent smuggling and illegal transportation of goods.
Government wishes to hear more from businesses: PM Business

Government wishes to hear more from businesses: PM

The Government hopes to hear from enterprises and international organisations to better design policies for business activities, Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said at the 2014 Vietnam Business Forum that opened in Hanoi on December 2.
Experts urge cigarette tax hike Business

Experts urge cigarette tax hike

Experts are seeking a much larger increase in the special consumption tax on tobacco products than that proposed by the Ministry of Finance.