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Measures proposed to promote casino operations

Measures proposed to promote casino operations

The Vietnam Association of Foreign Invested Enterprises (VAFIE) has suggested the development of casino services as a means of economic recovery, in a document submitted to the Government.

US$300 billion in FDI remains undisbursed

US$300 billion in FDI remains undisbursed

VOV.VN - Vietnam now has some US$300 billion in foreign direct investment undisbursed; of which US$200 billion finds itself in a hopeless deadlock, a senior expert has said.

Brighter outlook for Vietnamese economy

Brighter outlook for Vietnamese economy

VOV.VN -The first months of 2018 have seen positive socio-economic signs with the ten-year highest GDP growth of 7.38%, macro-economic stability and controlled inflation, a seminar heard in Hanoi on May 15 on the Vietnamese economy’s outlook for 2018 and to 2020.

Policy changes pose obstacles for foreign investors

Policy changes pose obstacles for foreign investors

Although FDI has played an important role in boosting Vietnam’s economic growth, recent changes in policies and regulations, which are not consistent with international best practices, have exposed many foreign investors to considerable risks and obstacles in executing their investments.

SMEs see few benefits from tax incentives

SMEs see few benefits from tax incentives

Despite eligibility for tax incentives, Vietnamese small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are still exposed to higher tax rates than foreign direct investment (FDI) companies in the country.

MOF proposes tax reduction to rescue SMEs

MOF proposes tax reduction to rescue SMEs

The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has submitted to the government a plan to lower the corporate income tax (CIT) rate to 17% for small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs).

Counting the cost of FDI opportunity

Counting the cost of FDI opportunity

International organisation ActionAid Vietnam recently questioned the annual US$20-million loss of corporate tax income in Vietnam caused by the preferential tax system for foreign-invested enterprises, sparking a discussion on whether the generous treatment of those firms is justifiable.

Vietnam, Thailand chart AEC connectivity as the way forward

Vietnam, Thailand chart AEC connectivity as the way forward

(VOV) - The formation of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) represents a springboard for further development of Vietnam and Thailand economic cooperation and trade relations, offering significant benefit for the two nations’ peoples.

Vietnam seminar talks supply chains

Vietnam seminar talks supply chains

(VOV) - The Vietnam Association of Foreign Invested Enterprises (VAFIE) in collaboration with Samsung Vietnam held a seminar on July 31 in Hanoi highlighting the importance of developing the nation’s supermarket supply chains.