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Vietnam’s growth prospects remain positive despite pessimism for global economyicon
BUSINESS12/02/20200

Vietnam’s growth prospects remain positive despite pessimism for global economy

Despite the declining trend overall, 49% Vietnam CEOs in particular, share a positive outlook for business growth in the year ahead.

 
Tax authorities clamping down on foreign evadersicon

Tax authorities clamping down on foreign evaders

BUSINESS
16/12/2019

Foreign-invested enterprises will no longer be allowed to ignore their tax obligations as Vietnamese tax departments step up action on duty-dodging businesses.

Vietnam’s law compliance cost index up 17 placesicon

Vietnam’s law compliance cost index up 17 places

BUSINESS
17/10/2019

Vietnam ranked 79th out of the 141 countries in law compliance cost index this year, referred to as B1 index, up 17 places from 2018, said the Ministry of Justice on October 16.

WEF: East Asia, Pacific the world’s most competitive regional economyicon

WEF: East Asia, Pacific the world’s most competitive regional economy

BUSINESS
15/10/2019

Economies of East Asia and the Pacific as a region together outperformed other regions of the world with the highest media score – topped off by Singapore which elevated as the world’s most competitive economy.

ASEAN youths place soft skills over STEMicon

ASEAN youths place soft skills over STEM

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
18/08/2019

Emerging technology and relentless changes in labour markets have forced young people in Southeast Asia to constantly upgrade their skills, research by the World Economic Forum (and Singaporean-based internet company Sea revealed.