Coca-Cola Vietnam has been ordered to pay VND821.4 billion (US$35.4 million) in back taxes and penalties stretching back over nine years.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed Vietnam’s readiness to create favourable conditions and mechanisms for investors, including Coca Cola's Bottling Investments Group (BIG), while hoping that the Group will expand business operations in Vietnam.
It is the consistent policy of the Party and Government of Vietnam to create every favorable condition and environment for investors to develop in a sustainable and long-term basis in Vietnam, said Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and head of its Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh on September 13.
The Vietnamese sugarcane industry’s capacity will be improved after the Vietnam Sugar Association (VSSA) and Coca-Cola Beverages Vietnam Co., Ltd inked a cooperation deal on April 11.
The Ministry of Finance is proposing the levy of a special consumption tax of 10-20 per cent on sugary drinks to combat obesity rates, though a similar proposal was rejected by the government three years ago.
The time is ripe for US businesses to engage more strongly in the economic restructuring of Vietnam, especially in finance-banking and State-owned enterprise equitisation, according to Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
Domestic small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) should regard tech-driven innovations and digitisation as a guiding development trend when integrating into the global production and value chain.
VOV.VN - Coca Cola Beverage Co., Ltd. and the Vietnam Institute for International and Public Diplomacy Studies have joined forces to implement a training program for officials at local and central agencies to enhance their management capacity in the period 2016-2017.
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and US Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken agreed on the need for Vietnam and the US to increase delegation exchanges and dialogues to strengthen the bilateral relationship.
VOV.VN - The US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC) hosted a digital-marking seminar on September 21 in Hanoi that focused on using social media and websites to market small businesses.
The suspended sale of 13 Coca-Cola nutritional supplement drinks has nothing to do with food safety concerns but was prompted by the lack of a required safety certificate, according to head of the Vietnam Food Administration (VFA) Nguyen Thanh Phong.
Government officials and experts have mixed views about the collection of taxes from Uber, Coca-Cola and Big C.
Coca-Cola hopes to become a model firm in Vietnam on observing regulations on environmental protection and tax and contributing to community, the company’s Executive Vice President Irial Finan told Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on June 22.
VOV.VN - The Swing for the Kids 10th annual charity golf tournament has so far this year raised US$67,250 for scholarships and grants for needy Vietnamese children to further their education.
VOV.VN - The tee off for the 10th Swing for Kids Golf Classic will be on April 23 at the BGR Legend Hill Resort in Hanoi, the sponsors of the annual charitable event aimed at raising funds for disadvantaged youth have announced.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Environment Administration (VEA) on February 24 signed an agreement with Coca Cola aimed at conserving natural resources and protecting the soil, water and climate required to sustain life.
It took less than 20 years for Vietnam, which had been saddled with an embargo by the US, to turn that country into a leading economic partner.
(VOV) - By December 2013 Da Nang city attracted 279 foreign direct investment (FDI) projects capitalized at US$3.3 billion and generated more than 38,000 jobs.
Vietnamese football fans will have a chance to see the 2014 World Cup trophy on January 1 in Hanoi.
Coca-Cola Vietnam has announced it will provide VND6 billion for “Clean water for the community” projects in Vietnam next year.