African nations have been turning to Vietnam as the business environment in China becomes increasingly more difficult.
VOV.VN - Last year, Ho Chi Minh City attracted US$6.6 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI). In the first quarter of this year, FDI totaled US$1.4 billion and the city is calling for FDI resources for key projects, including a plan for a smart city.
Despite Brexit and the US withdrawal from the TPP, which are expected to have adverse effects on Vietnam’s economy, foreign experts and investors still have a positive impression of the economy’s performance.
Ho Chi Minh City's Tax Department plans to continue to collect taxes from online businesses that use Facebook and other social media sites.
Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen Chi Dung suggested completing mechanisms to facilitate smooth operation of the market economy, creating equal business environment and pushing the restructuring process in state owned enterprises as solutions to achieve prosperous growth and sustainable environment in Vietnam.
The south central coastal province of Binh Thuan always creates the optimal conditions for enterprises and investors to do business and develop sustainably in the locality, said a local official.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment has proposed the government to hasten efforts aimed at improving the business environment in 2018.
VOV.VN - 2017 saw the government’s drastic engagement in removing obstacles faced by enterprises with the adoption of a series of incentive policies and the Prime Minister’s resolute commitments. These efforts are aimed at securing 1 million efficient businesses by 2020.
The 2017 year-end session of the Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) opened in Hanoi on December 12.
VOV.VN - The annual Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) themed “VBF – 20 years contribution and towards socio-economic development goals by 2020” opened in Hanoi on December 12.
The private business sector in Vietnam is vital for the economy, however, obstacles and challenges remain, which can only be overcome through the combined efforts of policymakers and business leaders next year.
Vietnam should strengthen land and copyright laws to give enterprises more flexibility and to enhance asset security, experts said at an award ceremony in Hanoi on November 23 for the country’s 500 most profitable firms.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh has affirmed Vietnam’s strong commitment to ensuring an open, transparent and fair business environment for businesses’ success.
Apple Vietnam has filed a formal request with local authorities asking for a relaxation of current regulations pertaining to the import of its Apple Watch.
The increasing number of newly-established firms in the southern region in recent years has demonstrated their stronger confidence in Party and State policies designed to support the development of the private economy.
VOV.VN - The news was announced by Nguyen Thanh Truc, director of the Binh Duong provincial Department of Planning and Investment at a meeting between the provincial leaders and Japanese businesses on the morning of October 25.
Vietnam’s business environment and competitiveness have been improved significantly over the past three years thanks to a range of solutions, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MoPI).
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc asked the Mekong Delta province of Hau Giang to make stronger efforts in administrative procedure reforms and improve the business climate in order to attract investment.
This business is one of more than 1,000 foreign enterprises granted investment licences in Vietnam in the first six months of 2017. Notably, this is a research and deployment project, expecting to bring high added value to the country’s economy.
Social investment in the Tay Nguyen Central Highlands has increased in recent years thanks to the improvement of the business environment.