VBF 2013: Towards a favorable business environment
11:10 | 12/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - The annual Vietnam Business Forum (VBF) was recently organized by the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC). VBF 2013 took place on the threshold of the Consultative Group (CG) Meeting for Vietnam, which has been renamed Vietnam Development Partnership Forum (VDPF).
New tax calculation method
10:22 | 12/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - The General Department of Taxation issued legal documents on how to calculate corporate income tax (CIT) and personal income tax (PIT) in case of individual transfers their land use right to business.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau:Japanese investors feel happy
08:01 | 11/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province’s appropriate infrastructure investment, favorable seaports and transportation links, and abundant labor resources are considered local strengths that satisfy Japanese investors.
Tan Thuan EPZ pioneers in development
11:15 | 10/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - As the country’s first export- processing zone, Tan Thuan Export Processing Zone (Tan Thuan EPZ) has significantly contributed to the development of Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) and given important lessons in practical development of industrial parks (IPs) and EPZs in the country’s industrial development.
Tax exemption for households providing accommodation rental
16:08 | 09/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - The Ministry of Finance officially submitted to the government a draft decree guiding the implementation of state budget revenue according to a resolution of the National Assembly, including tax exemption (value added tax and personal income tax) for households providing accommodation rental and corporate income tax exemption in 2013 and 2014 for firms supplying meals for shift workers.
Vietnam develops towards sustainability
15:06 | 09/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung attended and delivered an important speech at the Vietnam Development Partnership Forum chaired by the Ministry of Planning and Investment and the World Bank Vietnam in Hanoi.
Enhancing capital inflow into Izs
11:25 | 04/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Vietnam has 289 industrial zones (IZs), of which 184 have begun production and or trading activities and others are under infrastructure construction. While IZs contributed greatly to economic development they achieved a modest occupancy rate of 60 percent.
AEF 7 improves aid effectiveness for sustainable development
15:07 | 03/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - On the threshold of the Vietnam Development Partnership Forum (VDPF) scheduled to take place on December 5, 2013, the Ministry of Planning and Investment held the 7th Aid Effectiveness Forum (AEF 7) on enhancing the effectiveness of aid for sustainable development on November 26 in Hanoi.
Low credit growth target for 2014
15:26 | 02/12/2013 Economy
(VEN) - Despite significant improvement, credit is unlikely to reach the 12 percent growth target this year. Economists are worried that the slow growth in 2013 would continue in 2014. For this reason, economic experts have offered proposals, regarding monetary policy for 2014.