Over 1,300 requests processed through national public service portal Society

Over 1,300 requests processed through national public service portal

Four days after it was launched the national public service portal had by 4:00pm of December 12 been accessed by 2.3 million people, receiving 581 requests for supply of low- and middle-voltage power, 693 for driving licence swapping and international driving licence issuing, and 51 on re-issuing of health insurance cards.
MIC authority points out Facebook’s law violations in Vietnam Society

MIC authority points out Facebook’s law violations in Vietnam

The Authority of Broadcasting and Electronic Information under the Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has uncovered a number of law violations by the social networking site Facebook, including its failure to remove fanpages with content of subversive activities against Vietnam when requested.
Hanoi concocts scheme to take personal motorbikes Society

Hanoi concocts scheme to take personal motorbikes

In a move to relieve traffic pressure and environment pollution, Hanoi is considering banning motorbikes entirely by 2030, as well as other measures like fee collection in rush hours and stricter regulations on app-based ride hailing services.
Businesses hail streamlined investment law Business

Businesses hail streamlined investment law

Mac Quoc Anh, Secretary General of the Hanoi Association for Small and Medium Enterprises, spoke to the newspaper Kinh te & Do thi (Economic and Urban Affairs) about changes to the investment law.
Government wants better business climate Business

Government wants better business climate

Ministries and sectors, along with local authorities, must promote their roles and coordination to help improve the domestic business environment and enhance national competitiveness.
Hai Phong city attracts 10.7 billion USD Business

Hai Phong city attracts 10.7 billion USD

The northern port city of Hai Phong has attracted more than 10.7 billion USD of investments from 450 projects so far, Le Thanh Son, Vice Chairman of the municipal People's Committee said.
Hanoi: e-tax payment surpasses expectations Business

Hanoi: e-tax payment surpasses expectations

Some 96,208 enterprises in Hanoi have successfully registered for and completed e-tax payments, accounting for 91.5 percent of total local enterprises, said the Hanoi Taxation Department on October 1.
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Hanoi simplifies tax payment process

Hanoi is set to simplify at least 20 percent of its tax payment procedures, effectively cutting 45.5 hours of tax filing and payment this year per entity.
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Vietnam strives for big tax reform

Deputy Prime Minister Vu Van Ninh said every province strives to implement an e-tax service to cut tax declaration procedural times to 171 hours per year in 2015.