16:39 | 22/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Recently, tobacco smuggling has increased remarkably and continues to get more complicated, especially in southwestern provinces. While anti-smuggling works have not showed effectiveness, financial sanctions on tobacco smuggling during this time has been seen to be "loosened”, creating favorable conditions for smugglers to operate.
09:54 | 22/08/2017 Economy- Society
Minister and Chairman of the Government Office Mai Tien Dung stated that enterprises have to spend 28.6 million working days and a total VND14.3 trillion (US$629.2 million) to complete procedures related to specialised inspections of 100,000 types of goods.
Attempts for better depositor protection
10:50 | 17/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - Following the development strategy for the banking system, Deposit Insurance of Vietnam (DIV) has taken active stepsto successfully fulfill its duty to protect the benefits of depositors, thus contributing to ensuring bank operation safety and getting ready to participate more in the restructuring of credit institutions.
Export, FDI figures looking good
09:55 | 11/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) recently forecast that the Vietnamese economy would grow more than 6.5 percent in 2017 due to steady increases in exports and foreign direct investment (FDI).
PM says annual GDP target still feasible
09:06 | 10/08/2017 Economy- Society
(VEN) - At the government’s regular meeting in June 2017, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested ministries, sectors and localities to make stronger efforts to promote economic growth in the second half of the year in order to achieve the 6.7 percent annual growth target.