Domestic aviation prices to fall 4% next month Domestic aviation prices to fall 4% next month

The cost for domestic air travel will be cut by an average 4 per cent as of October 1 following recent declines in fuel prices.

Seventh Viet Nam – Singapore Industrial Park built in Nghe An Seventh Viet Nam – Singapore Industrial Park built in Nghe An

Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park Joint Venture Company (VSIP JV) began construction on an industrial-urban-service park in Hung Nguyen District of the central province of Nghe An.

Moon cakes cost an arm and a leg, unjustifiably Moon cakes cost an arm and a leg, unjustifiably

The high cost of moon cakes is tantamount to "pickpocketing" consumers, a former deputy head of the Hanoi Department of Trade told Viet Nam News.

Ha Noi to host regional airport expansion summit Ha Noi to host regional airport expansion summit

The 4th Annual South East Asia Airport Expansion Summit will take place at the Intercontinental Westlake hotel in Ha Noi from September 29 to 30.

Headquarters in a condo? Headquarters in a condo?

(Sep 30, 2015)

According to the Law on Enterprise (2005), corporations are not eligible to be headquartered in condominiums used for a residential purpose.

Decree mulls fines for firms that repair roads too slowly

The Ministry of Transport (MOT) has issued a draft decree calling for enterprises paid to fix damaged roads and make them safe. They will be punished if they do not complete the work on time.

Government implements Real Estate Law rules

On September 10, 2015, the Government issued Decree No. 76/2015/ND-CP regulating implementation of Law on Real Estate Business 2014.

Draft decree sets government guarantee limits for projects

Government guarantees for investment projects must not exceed 70 per cent of the project's total investment, noted a draft decree recently unveiled by the Ministry of Finance for public opinion.

Foreign investor rules set for vocational education centres

When establishing a vocational education institution, foreign investors should take notice of certain conditions in order to be granted an investment certificate, which permits the establishment and certificate of registration of vocational education activities

Foreigners can buy, sell houses only through banks: central bank

Foreigners buying or selling houses in Viet Nam are required to carry out the transactions through banks in Viet Nam and not in cash, the central bank has decreed.

Construction insurance to be made compulsory

In a move to ensure workers' safety and regulate construction related insurance mechanism, project owners and contractors undertaking construction work would now be under obligation to purchase insurance for their work and workers, a draft decree issued for the purpose recently said.

Investment procedures in 2014 regulation modified

The 2014 Investment Law, which has taken effect since July 1, 2015, has made three significant modifications regarding the procedures for capital contribution registration, share purchase, policy request and investment registration.

Stamps still needed for many documents

Businesses would still need stamps to carry out certain legal documentation formalities since several laws and regulations do require use of stamps.

Registration of nationality and rights for aircraft required

Aircraft owned by Vietnamese organisations or individuals and those lease-purchased or leased without crews for 24 months or longer must be registered as Vietnamese to operate in Viet Nam.

New criteria for SOE classification needed to speed up equitisation

It is necessary to tweak the criteria for classification of State-owned enterprises (SOEs) to speed up their equitisation and improve their efficiency, a workshop in Ha Noi on August 28 heard.

Buyers receive first 15 Little Vietnam townhousesBuyers receive first 15 Little Vietnam townhouses

Syrena Viet Nam, the subsidiary in charge of tourism and property development of the multi-sector BIM Group, handed over the first 15 high-profile Little Vietnam townhouses to buyers in September.

Phu My Hung remains measured, no knee-jerk selling based on housing marketPhu My Hung remains measured, no knee-jerk selling based on housing market

Truong Quoc Hung, vice president of Phu My Hung Development Corporation, talks about the effect of the recent legal amendments on the housing market and his company's new project, Happy Residence.

HCM City cracks down on delays HCM City cracks down on delays

The recent decision by HCM City authorities to revoke 298 development projects, mainly public works, reveals a determination to take stronger measures against delays.

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