Archive for December 1st, 2016

Vietnam vows full speed ahead with economic reforms, with or without the TPP

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | SCMP | 6:00 AM

Vietnam has long been seen as one of the biggest potential winners from the TPP, with increased market access for everything from clothing to electronics to footwear As [...] » More

Vietnam has trade deficit for second straight month

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s trade deficit in November is projected at $400 million, marking the second straight month imports have been higher than exports, shows data of the general [...] » More

Lost oil and fuel duty revenue amounts to 10tr dong by Oct

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

The government’s oil and fuel duty policy had led to revenue losses of about VND10 trillion in the year to October, says the general Department of Customs. The customs [...] » More

Budget collection to be on schedule

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

State budget collection will be completed in accordance with the yearly estimate set by the National Assembly, deputy Finance minister Huynh Quang Hai said at the [...] » More

Seminar discusses action plan for trade facilitation agreement

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNA | 6:00 AM

A seminar discussing action plans for the implementation of the World Trade Organisation (WTO)’s Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) took place in Hanoi on November 29. [...] » More

‘The PM is facing unprecedented difficulties’

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VNN | 6:00 AM

In the second part of her talks to VietNamNet, economic expert Pham Chi Lan spoke about the hard work of prime minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, the inertia of the government [...] » More

Workshop develops Action Plan for WTO trade facilitation agreement

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | VOV | 6:00 AM

With support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the general Department of Vietnam Customs organised a workshop to develop an action plan for [...] » More

World trade pact to benefit VN

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bizhub | 6:00 AM

Implementation of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) will help reduce about 20 per cent of business expenses as well as promote investment and create more jobs for [...] » More

Vietnam budget deficit exceeds $7.6b in Jan-Nov

01-Dec-2016 Intellasia | The Saigon Times | 6:00 AM

Vietnam’s budget deficit has reached VND176.9 trillion (US$7.6 billion) in the January-November period, according to the general Statistical Office (GSO). A GSO report [...] » More