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Netflix stops distributing games on its platform in Vietnam

Netflix, the American subscription video on-demand over-the-top streaming service, has stopped advertisements and distribution of games on its apps, Apple AppStore and Google Play Store in Vietnam, following a request from a Vietnam watchdog agency.

Netflix ordered to stop distributing unauthorised games in Vietnam

The Authority of Broadcasting, Television and Electronic Information has sent an official letter to Netflix, requesting its compliance with Vietnam’s legal regulations on providing online gaming services.

Vietnam requests removing Chinese film with nine-dash line scene

The Cinema Department of Vietnam has requested Netflix Vietnam and FPT Telecom JSC removing series of the Chinese movie Flight To You as the movie contains scenes of the nine-dash line, violating Vietnam’s sovereignty.

Movie featuring VN tourism tops Netflix with 21 million hours of views

"A Tourist's Guide to Love" - a Hollywood movie filmed mostly in Vietnam – has ranked first on the global Top 10 of Netflix.

International movie filmed in Vietnam promoted abroad

Picturesque scenes of the nation in the recent film “A Tourist’s Guide to Love” by Rachael Leigh Cook are being featured on a billboard in Times Square in New York in the United States as part of a promotion campaign taking place around the world.

Stars of A Tourist’s Guide to Love reunite in Việt Nam

International and local cast and writer of A Tourist’s Guide To Love reunited in HCM City on April 20 to celebrate the film’s release.

Inaccurate content about Vietnam in MH370 documentary removed from Netflix

Streaming platform Netflix moved to take down episode 1 of the documentary “MH370: The Plane that Disappeared” on the evening of April 13 due to inaccurate content about Vietnam.

Netflix to set up representative legal entity in Vietnam

Netflix is carrying out procedures with the Ministry of Planning and Investment to establish its representative legal entity in Vietnam.

Vietnamese tax agency asks Netflix to pay taxes

The General Department of Taxation has sent an official dispatch requesting Netflix to fulfill its tax declaration and payment obligations in accordance with Vietnamese tax law.

'A Tourist’s Guide to Love' to commence filming in Vietnam

Netflix’s recently announced film “A Tourist’s Guide to Love” is set to commence filming soon, with popular local star Truc Tran and Meritorious Artist Le Thien joining the cast.

Netflix denies purchase of phimmoi domain name

Vietnamese users were surprised when they were redirected to when they tried to access, a website that provides pirated movies.

Netflix removes TV series with images violating Vietnam’s sovereignty

Over the past 12 months Netflix has been found to stream movies and TV shows with content that violates Vietnam’s territorial sovereignty when providing services to users in the country.

Tax administration of personal transactions with YouTube, Facebook, Google, Amazon to be tightened

The tax authority will coordinate with commercial banks to manage taxes with cash flow in and out of digital platforms such as YouTube, Google, Facebook, Amazon, and Netflix arising from transactions in Vietnam, including from individuals.

Minister says to issue laws governing foreign pay TV channels

Foreign pay television service suppliers have earned thousands of billions of Vietnamese dong in the local market, but have failed to comply with Vietnam’s laws,

TV industry goes online, competes with iQIYI, Netflix

Domestic pay-TV providers today have to compete fiercely with cross-border platforms such as iQIYI and Netflix.

Steam, Netflix do business in Vietnam without paying taxes

Territories are subject to different tax rates by Steam, but Vietnam is not included, although this platform has subsidized Vietnamese users since 2017.

Netflix removes content violating Vietnam's sovereignty

Netflix has cut some scenes in the movie "Put Your Head on my Shoulder" that contains false information about Vietnam’s sovereignty.

Netflix asked to remove movies with content infringing on Vietnam's sovereignty

The Department of Radio, Television and Electronic Information under the Ministry of Information and Communications has requested Netflix to review and remove movies and TV programs with content that violates the sovereignty and laws of Vietnam.

Vietnam opposes wrong location caption in American film

Authorities of the central city of Quang Nam have requested to suspend the broadcast of an American series aired on Netflix in which Hoi An was dubbed a Chinese landmark.

How Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton films can 'inspire' young women

Both former first ladies Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton have documentaries out about their lives.