Lack of capital and access to credit remain the most serious obstacles to the success of Vietnam’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs), a report by the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) said.
VOV.VN - Over the past two years, Vietnam has focused on increasing competitiveness and improving the local business environment to develop a sustainable economy.
With an extensive reform spirit, the Law on Enterprises and the Investment Law, which took effect on July 1, 2015, have breathed new life into the country’s business environment, as seen in the remarkably increase in the number of enterprises and investment.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment has chaired the drafting of a law on revising and supplementing the laws on investment and business, which sparks hopes for productive improvements in the business climate in the country.
The northern province of Bac Giang will continue its efforts to improve the local investment and business environment with the goal of attracting investors and facilitating the operation of local businesses.
Ho Chi Minh City hopes Singapore will conduct more investment and cooperation projects in the city.
More than 100 intellectual property experts and lawyers discussed measures to promote the recognition and protection of Vietnamese famous brands during a workshop held in the central city of Da Nang on September 23.
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and 21 municipal and provincial authorities signed an agreement in Hanoi on September 22 to jointly create a favourable business environment.
The tax sector has made efforts to reform its procedures but has yet to meet requirements for intensive integration, heard a conference seeking to improve the business environment through tax reform in Hanoi on September 15.
Hanoi started providing online public services in 144 wards of 10 districts from August 10 after successfully piloting the model in two other districts of Long Bien and Nam Tu Liem.
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on July 20 received Lisa Davis, Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG.
The southern province of Kien Giang strives to earn US$260 million from exports in the last five months of 2016 to fulfill its yearly target of US$440 million.
VOV.VN - The Vietnamese government has paid much attention to improving the business environment, considering it a long-term task to help domestic enterprises increase competitiveness.
The agricultural sector is striving to increase the number of businesses operating in the sector by 10% annually during the 2017-2020 period, with 20-30% of them showing innovation and creativity.
VOV.VN -A workshop themed “Improving the Business Environment through Tax Reforms” was held by the Ministry of Finance’s General Department of Taxation (GDT), in cooperation with the USAID Governance for Inclusive Growth (GIG) Program in Hanoi on June 21.
Vu Tien Loc, President of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), talks with Nhan Dan Cuoi Tuan (People Weekly) Newspaper about creating a good business environment in Vietnam.
Ministries and sectors, along with local authorities, must promote their roles and coordination to help improve the domestic business environment and enhance national competitiveness, in accordance with a Government resolution.
Vietnamese small and medium enterprises (SMEs) should get access to factoring service (Accounts Receivable Finance) - one of the most favoured tools in the international trade, to increase their competitive capacity.
Inspections over possible transfer pricing activities have continued to be a key task for the General Department of Taxation (GDT) this year.
Localities in the Mekong Delta region have improved their rankings in the Provincial Competitiveness Index (PCI), particularly in business environment, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).