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Great strides thanks to economic integration

Great strides thanks to economic integration

Signing the Bilateral Trade Agreement with the US and the Trans-Pacific Partnership and joining the World Trade Organization were evidences of Vietnam’s deep integration into the global economy.

Many key exports to enjoy zero tariff in TPP markets

Many key exports to enjoy zero tariff in TPP markets

Member countries of the Trans-Pacific Economic Strategic Partnership (TPP) will remove tariff on between 78-85 % of tariff lines for Vietnamese goods immediately after the TPP takes effect, possibly in 2018, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).

Finance ministry talks taxes with businessmen

Finance ministry talks taxes with businessmen

Finance leaders and more than 500 business representatives sat together on October 29 in Hanoi to discuss and answer questions raised by businesses relating to tax and customs policy and administrative procedures.

Vietnam pushes ahead with business climate improvement

Vietnam pushes ahead with business climate improvement

Improving business environment is vital to increase competitiveness for enterprises, especially in the light of international integration, heard a workshop in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on August 25.

Minister unveils solutions to boost agricultural growth

Minister unveils solutions to boost agricultural growth

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) will forge stronger agriculture production growth in the second half of this year through three major measures, stated minister Cao Duc Phat at a press conference in Hanoi on July 1.

Gov’t resolution on improving business environment reviewed

Representatives from ministries, business associations and experts gathered at a conference in Hanoi on June 18 to review the implementation of a Government resolution on improving the business environment and national competitiveness, also known as Resolution 19.

Insurance firms drag their feet on way to stock listing

Insurance firms drag their feet on way to stock listing

In order to increase transparency and create a healthier business environment within the insurance sector, the Ministry of Finance has proposed that all public non-insurance companies be listed on the stock exchange.

Vietnam seeks FDI quality, not quantity

Vietnam seeks FDI quality, not quantity

Vietnam has licensed 448 new FDI projects worth US$2.67 billion in the first four months of the year, down 17.1% compared with the same period last year, and permitted investors to infuse US$1.01 billion in 167 existing projects.

Danang may become 'Singapore of Vietnam'

Danang may become 'Singapore of Vietnam'

With an increasingly attractive business environment and developed information technology, Danang is on the way to realize its goal of becoming “Singapore of Vietnam”.

Vietnam tops global outsourcing market for first time

Vietnam has become the world’s top outsourcing location for the first time in terms of costs, risks and operational conditions, according to new research from global real estate adviser Cushman & Wakefield (C&W).