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WB chief economist’s assessment of VN’s economic performance

VietNamNet Bridge – The World Bank chief economist in Viet Nam, Sandeep Mahajan, has shared his views on the country’s socioeconomic performance in the first months of 2015 after the Government presented a socioeconomic report

‘Revise Accounting Law' says Minister

VietNamNet Bridge – Reporting to the 13th National Assembly on Friday, Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung stressed the need to revise the Accounting Law to build a complete legal framework that would hold relevant bodies responsible for abiding

Too many business conditions remain in VN

 VietNamNet Bridge – Tran Hung, vice chairman and general secretary of the Vietnam Advertising Association (VAA), has complained that too many business conditions have hit enterprises in the sector.

Vietnam to cut customs clearance time in bid to improve business environment

 VietNamNet Bridge – Co-operation amongst customs agencies and ministries still leaves much to be desired, said Pham Thanh Binh, a customs expert from USAID's Governance for Inclusive Growth Program in Viet Nam.

Government targets business environment, competitiveness

 VietNamNet Bridge – Central Institute for Economic Management Director Nguyen Dinh Cung spoke to Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Viet Nam Economic Times) about progress on commerce reforms.

‘We can if other countries can'

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Government's first Resolution in 2015 carries a strong can-do spirit that should benefit the business community, VCCI Chairman Vu Tien Loc tells the Nong Thon Ngay Nay (Countryside Today) Newspaper.

Open policies await businesses in 2015

The business environment in Vietnam is expected to be more open in 2015 with a number of new policies that will take effect.

Developers reap benefit of change

 VietNamNet Bridge – Since CBRE was established in Vietnam 12 years ago, managing director Marc Townsend has witnessed many changes in Vietnam’s real estate market. He recaps on his decade in the country.

New laws to improve business environment

 VietNamNet Bridge – The health of the business community is expected to show progress this year along with institutional reforms that should improve the business climate and competitiveness.

Administrative, legal reforms crucial in 2015

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Prime Minister instructed relevant agencies and ministries yesterday, Dec 30, to speed up the issuance of legal documents guiding the implementation of laws recently approved by the National Assembly.

Economic highlights in 2014

 VietNamNet Bridge – The national economy has witnessed positive changes in 2014 with the following five remarkable signals.

VN firms lack funds for technological upgrades

 VietNamNet Bridge – Experts urged the Government to craft policies that encourage technology transfer among companies in order to enhance the added value of their products.

Gov’t releases action program for international integration

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Government has issued an action program for the realization of the Party Central Committee’s Resolution 22-NQ/TW on international integration.

PM directs to improve investment, business environment

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Government will create favorable conditions for the business community to increase productivity, competitiveness, quality and competitiveness and make contribution to the nation’s socio-economic development.

Regulatory consistency really matters for EU investors

 VietNamNet Bridge – EU Ambassador to Vietnam Franz Jessen talks with The Saigon Times Daily on the sidelines of the Vietnam Business Forum 2013 that took place in Hanoi on Tuesday regarding the business environment.

FDI flow into Vietnam surges

VietNamNet Bridge – The total newly-registered and additional FDI capital poured into Vietnam in the first 10 months of this year hit 19.2 billion USD, a year-on-year increase of 65.5 percent, outdistancing this year’s target of 13-14 billion USD.

Japan investors come knocking, annoyed at hindrances

VietNamNet Bridge – Japanese investors, aware of plenty of opportunities in Vietnam, are coming in droves here but are also vexed over numerous hindrances in the country, heard the Vietnam-Japan Economic Summit in Hanoi

Gov’t pledges strong efforts for improving business environment

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Vietnamese Government will continue its effort to improve the country’s business environment in a bid to further raise the efficiency of foreign investment attraction and use.

Gov't gets tough on counterfeit crime

 VietNamNet Bridge – A Government decree takes force today stating that people violating manufacturing laws by producing and trading counterfeit goods will be subject to severe fines.