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Motorbike sales continue to fall Motorbike sales continue to fall

Despite the launch of new motorbike models and promotions, the number of motorbikes sold continues to fall, the Dau Tu (Viet Nam Investment Review) newspaper reports.


Banking sector reform: M&A boom expected Banking sector reform: M&A boom expected

With the Government's determination to hasten the restructuring of the credit institution system, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the banking sector were projected to boom in the coming years.


First two buildings receive green certificates from World Bank First two buildings receive green certificates from World Bank

Two property projects have become the first ever Vietnamese winners of certificates for resource efficiency from the IFC, a member of the World Bank Group.


Sandisk brings world's highest capacity memory card to VN Sandisk brings world's highest capacity memory card to VN

SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash storage solutions, has launched its latest innovations in Viet Nam.



Government issues new rules for businesses in transportation sector Government issues new rules for businesses in transportation sector

(Jan 21, 2015)

On September 10, 2014, the government issued Decree No 86/2014/ND-CP (Decree 86) on the transportation business and business conditions.

Investors need policy updates

Projects in which the Prime Minister must approve the investment policy and the authority that will issue investment certificates are some of the issues that enterprises need to know about while investing in Viet Nam.

Modifications to Law on Enterprises

The right to decide the number of legal representatives and corporate seals, and changes in business registration procedures are some of the highlights of the Law on Enterprises 2014.

More investment incentives for raw material imports

On 26 November 2014, the National Assembly passed Law No. 67/2014/QH13 on Investment (Investment Law 2014) with many new provisions that have significant impacts for both foreign and domestic investors.

Project adjustment procedures need to be followed

While implementing investment project adjustments, it is essential for investors to determine the cases where they need to carry out registration or examination procedures in accordance with the law.

MoF recommends fee, levy changes

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) proposed to omit or adjust 22 fees and four levies in the draft of the Law of Fees and Levies.

Some foreign employees no longer need permits to work in Viet Nam

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) issued Circular No. 41/2014/TT-BCT (5 November 2014) on bases and procedures for determining that a foreign employee internally transferring within an enterprise belonging to one of eleven services in the list of service commitments of Viet Nam on the WTO (Service Commitment List) is not required to obtain a work permit.

Foreign investors get new guidelines

Foreign investors must be committed to a long-term attachment in terms of interest in domestic credit institutions, if they want to buy stakes and become strategic investors of these organisations.

Protecting rights during export, import entrustment

The entrustment of export and import of goods usually causes disputes between the mandator and mandatory.

Decree boosts SOE supervision

The implementation of strategies and plans and the progress of investment projects, as well as violations committed by State-owned enterprises (SOEs), must be reported regularly to ministries and provincial authorities in charge.

Investment Law decree coming soon

The first decree of the Law on Public Investment will soon be issued, Minister of Planning and Investment Bui Quang Vinh said during last week's Viet Nam Development Partnership Forum (VDBF).

Vingroup reports strong sales for Vinpearl Premium villasVingroup reports strong sales for Vinpearl Premium villas

Vingroup was able to sell several villas in the Vinpearl Premium property in Da Nang, Phu Quoc and Nha Trang on January 25, the first day it opened the sale.

Urban property market set for a good yearUrban property market set for a good year

The domestic real estate market is likely to warm up this year, with the amended Housing Law allowing foreigners to buy property. Viet Nam News reporter To Hang talked with economic expert Nguyen Tri Hieu about this issue as well as the most promising segments in the property market.

Who will benefit from the weaker dong? Who will benefit from the weaker dong?

A new year has come, bringing with it some good news for exporters : the State Bank of Viet Nam has decided to depreciate the dong by 1 per cent.

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