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Flappy Bird creator pays 14% of purported US$446k tax

Flappy Bird creator pays 14% of purported US$446k tax

The Vietnamese developer behind the 2013 hit mobile game Flappy Bird has paid more than VND1.4 billion (US$62,500) in tax for the income he had reaped from the historically popular app, a tax official has said.

WB debars US firm for alleged corrupt payments in Vietnam

WB debars US firm for alleged corrupt payments in Vietnam

The World Bank has debarred American architectural and engineering design firm Louis Berger Group, Inc. (LBG) for one year for allegedly bribing government officials under two WB-financed projects worth around US$500 million in Vietnam.

Vietnam Airlines' pilots demand pay rise

Vietnam Airlines' pilots demand pay rise

More than 100 employees of Vietnam Airlines (VNA) have sought leave from the national carrier, prior to a go-slow strike demanding better payment, but their demand has not been accepted.

Opposing proposal for direct Chinese RMB - VND trading

Opposing proposal for direct Chinese RMB - VND trading

(VOV) -Economist Nguyen Minh Phong has suggested that Vietnam should not accept the proposal by the Chinese Business Association and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China for direct trading between Chinese currency Renminbi (RMB) and Vietnamese currency Dong (VND) in the country.

DongA Bank receives Bank of Mellon’s award

DongA Bank receives Bank of Mellon’s award

(VOV) - Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon) recently conferred its prestigious ‘Excellence Award for 2013’ on DongA Bank for its global leadership in designing a capital market and payment transactions system.

Four int’l awards conferred on VPBank

Four int’l awards conferred on VPBank

(VOV) - Vietnam Prosperity Joint-Stock Commercial Bank (VPBank) has been accorded four top international accolades, celebrating its innovativeness in facing the challenges of the industry and development of high-quality products.

One-fifth of Vietnamese have bank accounts

One-fifth of Vietnamese have bank accounts

About 20 percent of the population in Vietnam use banking services, with non-cash payments accounting for 14 percent of the total payments made, said Bui Quang Tien, Director of the Payment Department under the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV).

Reporters sharpen climate change writing skills

Reporters sharpen climate change writing skills

A training course opened in Hanoi on March 20 to provide information and improve the professional skills of journalists working in the field of climate change mitigation and adaptation.