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overseas Vietnamese

Experts: Tax, customs reform needed

Business

Experts: Tax, customs reform needed

Taxation and customs general departments must simplify their administrative procedures and eliminate unnecessary licences to attract more overseas Vietnamese investors, experts said.

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.

Government urged to boost foreign home-buying

Business

Government urged to boost foreign home-buying

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee has asked relevant departments to tackle problems in granting house ownership certificates to overseas Vietnamese to encourage their investment into the real estate market.

NA Chairwoman pays courtesy call on top Lao leader

Politics

NA Chairwoman pays courtesy call on top Lao leader

The National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam will closely coordinate with the Vietnamese Government and the Lao counterparts to successfully carry out the Lao NA House project whose construction began in Vientiane on November 1, said a top legislator. ​