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Vietnam to increase environment tax on fuel

The National Assembly’s Standing Committee decided at a meeting Thursday to hike the environment tax on fuel from next year.

New cybersecurity law impedes no international pact: Vietnam

Google and Facebook will have to store data of local users in Vietnam, and provide it to the government upon ...

Force high ranking officials to publicize tax returns, Vietnam MP says

Will make it easier to monitor corruption, he tells parliamentary session.
June 13, 2018 | 02:24 pm GMT+7

Vietnam says cybersecurity law needed to ensure national security

New law places several restrictions that are allowed under exceptions to WTO, FTA regulations, senior lawmaker says.
June 12, 2018 | 10:50 am GMT+7

Top Vietnam legislator calls for calm over SEZ law

Call comes after public protests in several places over controversial provisions in a law to regulate special economic zones.
June 11, 2018 | 02:19 pm GMT+7

Vietnam MPs argue against long land rent exemption in special economic zones

It goes ‘against the fundamental mechanisms of the market,’ a lawmaker says.
May 30, 2018 | 02:14 pm GMT+7

No solution in sight for under-evaluation of public land in Vietnam

Some prime plots were not listed among assets of state-owned firms before equitization.
May 30, 2018 | 10:47 am GMT+7

Vietnamese MPs debate land lease period for special economic zones

Extending lease period from 70 to 99 years will only benefit real estate investors and land speculators, opponents argue. 
May 28, 2018 | 04:37 pm GMT+7

Lawmaker calls for caution with three proposed SEZs

Vietnam should build-test one special economic zone (SEZ) first instead of three at once, a National Assembly conference heard.
May 24, 2018 | 11:26 am GMT+7

Vietnam plans to cut back tax incentives for casinos in special economic zones

Delegates of the National Assembly and economists previously said some tax incentives were too generous.
May 22, 2018 | 08:26 am GMT+7

Leaders question whopping $44 bil price tag for new special economic zones in Vietnam

'The economic benefits these zones will potentially bring have not been made clear.'
April 17, 2018 | 02:55 pm GMT+7

Vietnam lawmakers begin month-long session in Hanoi

Nearly 500 legislators are expected to pass 13 laws as recent personnel changes cast clouds on the biannual meeting.
May 22, 2017 | 10:17 am GMT+7

Vietnam sets goal of 6.7 percent economic growth for next year

Legislators eye a recovery after the economy cooled off in the first half of 2016.
November 08, 2016 | 02:00 am GMT+7

Vietnamese province dismisses rumors of top legislator's misuse of state cars

Officials say the pseudo-scandal was intended to slander state officials.
October 31, 2016 | 03:22 pm GMT+7

Vietnam rehashes plan for ambitious high-speed railway

The transport ministry is trying to revive a plan to build a high-speed rail link.
September 13, 2016 | 10:52 am GMT+7
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