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Vietnam looks to turn home firms into enterprises

Vietnam looks to turn home firms into enterprises

In order to transform household businesses into enterprises, it is necessary to use “economic levers” rather than “administrative orders”, deputy director of the Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM) Phan Duc Hieu said at a Hanoi-based conference on June 27.

Dak Nong authorities pledge optimal conditions for enterprises

Dak Nong authorities pledge optimal conditions for enterprises

The People’s Committee of the Central Highlands province of Dak Nong organised the second dialogue with enterprises on June 14 to collect feedback and address their difficulties in a bid to help them improve the efficiency of production and business activities.

Tax, customs policies remain roadblocks to enterprises

Tax, customs policies remain roadblocks to enterprises

While acknowledging the Government’s efforts in tax reforms, many enterprises say cumbersome tax and customs procedures are blunting the country’s advantage in low-price labour. Participants discussed this at a recent EuroCham workshop on changes in tax and customs regulations.

Loss-making SoEs could go bankrupt

Loss-making SoEs could go bankrupt

Loss-making enterprises that are not eligible for privatisation must strictly implement restructure, merger or bankruptcy.

Over 13,000 new firms set up in April: GSO

Over 13,000 new firms set up in April: GSO

As many as 13,102 new enterprises were established in April, the highest figure in the past 12 months, representing a month-on-month rise of 8.9%, according to the General Statistics Office (GSO).

HCM City set on goal of 500,000 businesses by 2020

HCM City set on goal of 500,000 businesses by 2020

A Ho Chi Minh City leader has instructed all municipal departments and districts to map out specific plans and measures to encourage household businesses to transform into enterprises towards the goal of developing 500,000 enterprises by 2020.

Surpass expectations, enterprises told

Surpass expectations, enterprises told

Enterprises must adopt new business models and create value beyond the expectations of customers to succeed in today’s competitive, fast-changing environment, delegates said at a forum held in HCM City recently.

New lending regulations worry small firms

New lending regulations worry small firms

Small-sized enterprises are concerned that they would have to borrow from credit institutions at higher rates when new lending regulations take effect next month.

Garment makers receive full orders until March

Garment makers receive full orders until March

The Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group reported garment and textile enterprises have received enough orders to keep them busy through the first quarter of this year.

Cement overcapacity from 2017 predicted

Cement overcapacity from 2017 predicted

The nation is expected to see cement overcapacity from 2017 as production has increased strongly in recent times while Vietnamese cement has turned less competitive on the world market.

Wood exports inch up, but prospects cloudy

Wood exports inch up, but prospects cloudy

Vietnam estimated to gain US$7.3 billion from the export value of wood and wooden products this year, a slight increase of 1% year on year, reported the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development’s General Department of Forestry.