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.
The significant improvement in Vietnam’s business environment is expected to be the major reason which helps Vietnam obtain high economic growth rate in difficulties, and helps ‘the fish swim against the current’ as economists commented.
Vietnam’s economy may grow 6.7%-6.8% next year, according to the National Financial Supervisory Commission (NFSC).
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 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.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has set an export turnover target of US$181.5 billion for 2016, a 10% increase compared with 2015.
Vietnam has seen a big increase in the number of new companies in the past two months after the introduction of more open and simple business laws.
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.
Vietnam's Government is set to release a resolution this month aimed at boosting the use of e-Government programmes.
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.
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.
Automobile manufacturers and importers in Vietnam have protested a new proposal from the Ministry of Finance which seeks to change how luxury tax on cars is calculated.
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 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.
With an increasingly attractive business environment and developed information technology, Danang is on the way to realize its goal of becoming “Singapore of Vietnam”.
Central Institute for Economic Management Director Nguyen Dinh Cung spoke to Thoi bao Kinh te Vietnam (Vietnam Economic Times) about progress on commerce reforms.
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).
The Prime Minister will focus on improving the business environment and strengthening the economy's ability to compete in 2015 and 2016.
(VOV) -A new study shows one in five job postings includes gender requirement with male applicants preferred for more skilled and better paid jobs while better equality is recorded in promotion practices.
(VOV) -Vietnam recorded positive results in macro-economic management in the first two months of the year.