IT revenues grow 7 times higher Business

IT revenues grow 7 times higher

The Vietnamese IT industry has seen rapid development from 2010 to 2015, bringing revenue of 7.6 billion USD in 2010 to 49.5 billion USD in 2015, or seven times as much as 2010.
Deputy PM wants balanced State budget Business

Deputy PM wants balanced State budget

Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has asked the finance sector to adopt drastic measures to ensure a balanced State budget and to meet State budget collection targets set by the National Assembly.
Thai economy in May grows better ASEAN

Thai economy in May grows better

The Fiscal Policy Office of Thailand has reported that the local economy in May 2016 significantly improved following the first increase in auto sales in 36 months at 8.3 percent.
HCM City customs reaches targets Business

HCM City customs reaches targets

The HCM City Customs Department collected taxes worth nearly 94 trillion VND (4.25 billion USD) last year, a 5 percent year-on-year increase.
Vietnam battles to balance State budget Business

Vietnam battles to balance State budget

Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung said in a recent interview on VTV that one of the key tasks that his ministry will fulfill this year is to balance the state budget.
FPT wins 34 million USD contract in Bangladesh Business

FPT wins 34 million USD contract in Bangladesh

FPT Information System Company beat five international contractors to win a 33.6 million USD contract to provide, implement and maintain the Integrated VAT Administration System for Bangladesh.
Impacts of FTAs on state budget collection discussed Business

Impacts of FTAs on state budget collection discussed

A workshop assessing the impacts of free trade agreements (FTAs) on State budget revenues was organised in Hanoi on June 19 by the National Institute for Finance (NIF) and the US Agency for International Development (USAID).