VAT increase not promote economic growth: report Business

VAT increase not promote economic growth: report

Increasing value-added tax (VAT) does not help boost economic growth, but it can increase the poverty rate, said a report announced by the Vietnam Institute for Economic and Policy Research (VEPR) under the University of Economics and Business - Vietnam National University in Hanoi on June 28.
APEC 2017: Vietnam promotes role of host with active contributions Politics

APEC 2017: Vietnam promotes role of host with active contributions

The hosting of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting for the second time shows the international community’s recognition of Vietnam’s contributions to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum and affirms the country’s position in the region and the world, according to Czech journalist Pavel Herman.
APEC Economic Committee meets to promote economic growth World

APEC Economic Committee meets to promote economic growth

The APEC Economic Committee (EC) convened its second plenary meeting and the fifth meeting of the Friends of the Chair (FotC) on August 25, discussing the making of regulations and policies to boost development in APEC member economies.