Vietnam’s long-standing efforts to tackle the practice of transfer pricing as a tax avoidance ploy have gained sharper legal teeth with a new decree.
The Vietnamese delegation, as an invited guest, has called for G20 countries to promote inclusive development at the third G20 Sherpa Meeting in Munich, Germany, on May 18-19.
The APEC Senior Finance Officials Meeting (SFOM) concluded in the northern province of Ninh Binh on May 19 after two working days.
An official of the Ministry of Finance has detailed four financial cooperation initiatives proposed by Vietnam in the APEC Year 2017, ahead of the Senior Finance Officials’ Meeting slated for May 18-19 in Ninh Binh province.
A seminar on Long-term Investment in Infrastructure took place on May 17 in northern Ninh Binh province on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Senior Finance Officials’ Meeting (SFOM) and Related Meetings.
The Ministry of Construction, in collaboration with the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN–Habitat), held a dialogue on urban policies towards a new urban agenda on April 20 in Hanoi.
The State Capital Investment Corporation (SCIC) on March 29 introduced two publications on corporate governance for the benefit of its representatives in State-owned companies.
Assistant to the Foreign Minister Vu Quang Minh has highlighted the importance of globalisation and multilateral trade, while calling for G20 countries’ more attention to adjusting policies to ensure the equal distribution of benefits brought by globalisation.
Representatives of the 21 APEC economies have agreed to cooperate in preventing base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) at a seminar on the implementation of a BEPS action plan in Nha Trang city.
National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien has expressed wish to receive the US’s further assistance in improving the management capacity of Vietnamese officials, especially those working in public and environmental affairs.
Vietnamese students have performed well in the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) survey, conducted by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).
An official from the EU Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has suggested several policies on health care and education to develop vocational skills for rural workers in Vietnam at a recent workshop in Hanoi.
Thailand attaches high importance to the APEC meeting this year, considering it a platform for the country to voice its support to trade and investment liberalisation, according to a press release by the Thai Foreign Ministry.
Vietnam is one of the fastest growing economies in Asia, said the French news website Capital.fr on the occasion of French President Francois Hollande’s recent visit to Vietnam.
The tax sector will focus on creating a decree to prevent tax losses and transfer pricing in the second half of the year, said Do Hoang Anh Tuan, Deputy Minister of Finance.
Vietnam should strengthen market-based reforms and invest in education and training in order to take advantage of opportunities arising from the next digitalisation-driven production revolution, experts have said.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has contributed significantly to boosting integration and narrowing the development gap in ASEAN towards a harmoniously developed community.
Vice President of the Republic of Panama Isabel de Saint Malo de Alvarado has affirmed that Panama remains fully committed to bilateral automatic exchange of information consistent with the goals of the Common Reporting Standards as part of its commitment to financial transparency.
The Singaporean education group KinderWorld has successfully created a pathway for Vietnamese students to reach the world.
Developed nations have mobilized some US$80-US$90 billion per year to help the poorest survive a warmer world, delegates at Paris climate talks said, but emerging countries dispute the figures and say a goal of US$100 billion by 2020 is far from reach.