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Appropriate BOT fee reduction needed: Deputy PM

Politics

Appropriate BOT fee reduction needed: Deputy PM

The appropriate reduction of build-operate-transfer (BOT) fees will help ensure the harmony of interests of the State, investors and people, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at the ongoing fifth meeting of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on June 6.

Vietnam steel industry decries new US duties

Business

Vietnam steel industry decries new US duties

The Vietnam Steel Association (VSA) will coordinate with the Ministry of Industry and Trade to protect the legitimate rights and interests of local steelmakers who were recently accused of tax evasion by the US Department of Commerce (DOC).

US issues preliminary ruling on VN steel

Business

US issues preliminary ruling on VN steel

The US DOC announced its preliminary affirmative ruling on corrosion-resistant steel and certain cold-rolled steel flat products imported from Vietnam and produced from substrate originating in China.

HCM City lacks elderly care facilities

Society

HCM City lacks elderly care facilities

An ageing population is posing mounting challenges to providing care for elderly people in Vietnam. However, in a country where most families look after old parents in their own homes, the idea of a ‘nursing home’ or geriatric centre remains an alien concept.

Vietnamese exporters must defend against trade suits

Business

Vietnamese exporters must defend against trade suits

As importing countries impose trade barriers to protect their goods and products, they often utilise trade remedies against exporting countries. There are short-term solutions for exporters, like Vietnam. But in the long run, enterprises still need strategic planning and specific steps to overcome trade barriers in order to increase exports and develop sustainably.