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Top 1,000 corporate taxpayers published

Vietnam Report, in collaboration with online newswire VietNamNet and the General Department of Taxation’s Tax magazine, organised a ceremony on Nov. 22 to honour the country’s top 1,000 corporate-tax contributors in Hanoi.
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State-owned firms pay most taxes

State-owned enterprises (SOEs) continued to be the biggest tax contributors in the top list of 1,000 largest corporate income tax payers in Vietnam with its contribution doubling from 25.8 trillion VND (1.2 billion USD) in 2010 to 65 trillion VND (3.1 billion USD) this year.
PM: IT, an important tool for national development Sci-Tech

PM: IT, an important tool for national development

Information technology (IT) and communications were defined as Vietnam ’s leading tools to implement the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), form an information society and shorten the industrialisation and modernisation process.
Hanoi’s CPI sees 1.06 percent in August Business

Hanoi’s CPI sees 1.06 percent in August

Hanoi’s consumer price index (CPI) in August increased by 1.06 percent over last month and 22.66 percent compared to the same period last year, the Hanoi Statistics Office announced.
CPI in June lowest over nine months Business

CPI in June lowest over nine months

The consumer price index (CPI) in June soared 1.09 percent against last month, causing a year-on-year increase in the six-month CPI to 16.03 percent, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
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Telecom products attract foreign investors

The implementation of a series of projects in telecommunications production in the first months of 2011 showed that Vietnam’s high-tech sector continued to draw foreign investors.

By the end of March, Wintek Vietnam Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of Taiwan’s Wintek Corp. was officially granted a licence to build a 250 million USD plant to produce touch screens for iPhone and iPad in Quang Chau economic zone in the northern province of Bac Giang.
May sees 2.21 percent rise in CPI Business

May sees 2.21 percent rise in CPI

The consumer price index (CPI) in May soared 2.21 percent against last month, causing an increase in the five-month CPI to over 12 percent since December 2010, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).
HCM City’s CPI rises by 2.38 pct in May Business

HCM City’s CPI rises by 2.38 pct in May

Ho Chi Minh City 's consumer price index in May rose 2.38 percent against last month, a 16.23 percent rise compared to the same period last year, according to the municipal Statistics Office.
Nation’s CPI rises 2.17 pct in March Business

Nation’s CPI rises 2.17 pct in March

Vietnam ’s consumer price index (CPI) in March saw a month-on-month rise of 2.17 percent, pushing the first quarter’s CPI up by 12.79 percent year on year despite strong measures to curb inflation.
Nation’s CPI rises 2.17 pct in March Business

Nation’s CPI rises 2.17 pct in March

Vietnam ’s consumer price index (CPI) in March saw a month-on-month rise of 2.17 percent, pushing the first quarter’s CPI up by 12.79 percent year on year despite strong measures to curb inflation.
Vietnam Airlines plans IPO Business

Vietnam Airlines plans IPO

Major companies including Vietnam Airlines and the Vietnam Industry Construction Group are planned to make initial public offerings this year.