Update news auto imports
Cars from Thailand and Indonesia accounted for the majority of cars imported between January and September this year.
Half Vietnam’s auto imports come from India
VietNamNet Bridge – India accounted for almost half the volume of completely built-up (CBU) passenger cars Vietnam imported last year despite lower tariffs on vehicles from ASEAN countries.
Ministries at odds over tax adjustments for auto imports
VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Industry and Trade has proposed reducing special consumption tax, import tariffs and fees for completely built-up (CBU) automobiles and auto parts in 2015-2018,
Car industry faces development roadblocks
VietNamNet Bridge – Viet Nam's ambitious master plan for the development of its fledgling automobile manufacturing industry for 2020 to 2030, which the government recently endorsed, is facing major stumbling blocks.
BUSINESS IN BRIEF 2/8
Infrastructure projects awaiting new Japanese ODA; CPI for August to inch up 0.2%; FDI tourism zone licenses revoked; HCM City remittances reach US$2.4 billion ahead of peak season; Auto imports hit three-year highs
BUSINESS IN BRIEF 14/9
SBV releases more gold into market; Experts discuss re-structuring rice production, exports; Eight-month auto imports rise sharply; Ho Chi Minh City takes lead in FDI attraction