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NA’s fifth session slated for mid-2018

NA’s fifth session slated for mid-2018

The fifth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) is scheduled to take place from May 21 to June 18, 2018, heard the December 13 sitting of the NA Standing Committee as part of its ongoing 19th meeting.

Ministry proposes green protection fuel tax hike

Ministry proposes green protection fuel tax hike

The Ministry of Finance wants to increase environmental protection tax on petrol and oil to ensure sufficient budget collection, as the country has to cut import taxes to fulfil international commitments.

Environmental protection tax hike hurts firms

Environmental protection tax hike hurts firms

The Finance Ministry (MoF)’s proposal to almost triple the environmental protection tax on oil and gas consumption would reduce businesses’ competitiveness against foreign firms, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI).