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Monday, October 21, 2019
Tags: Finance sector
Government intensifies support for non-cash payment methods Government intensifies support for non-cash payment methods
The Government required the State Bank of Vietnam to report on a project exploring depositing cash into electronic wallets without bank payment accounts, according to Resolution 02 released on the first day of 2019.
Hosting ASOSAI 14 enhances prestige of Vietnam: NA Vice Chairman Hosting ASOSAI 14 enhances prestige of Vietnam: NA Vice Chairman
The hosting of the Asian Associations of Supreme Audit Institutions’s 14th Assembly shows the ASOSAI community’s high valuation of the State Audit of Vietnam, while contributing to enhancing the prestige of Vietnam’s external activities, including those of the National Assembly, said NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien.
PM urges removal of business barriers PM urges removal of business barriers
At the cabinet meeting on lawmaking held on August 22, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc again asked ministries to quickly remove unreasonable or unnecessary business conditions which are costing enterprises dearly and seriously hurting the Government’s efforts to improve the business environment.
Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg
approving the Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2016-2020
Finance sector gets ready for international economic integration Finance sector gets ready for international economic integration
International economic integration plays a crucial role in accelerating economic development and enhancing the political position of Vietnam in the world. The finance sector’s integration and cooperation activities have actively contributed to promoting international economic integration and national economic reform through boosting international trade as well as regional and sectoral restructuring. In 2015, along with further scrutinizing, revising and issuing tariffs for implementing the free trade agreements (FTAs) currently in force, the finance sector took the initiative in devising plans for negotiation and conclusion of several FTAs, including the TPP agreement, the EU-Vietnam bilateral FTA, the Vietnam-RoK FTA and the Vietnam-Eurasian Economic Union FTA.
Metro-BJC deal: a lesson of immediate relevance for policymakers and domestic businesses Metro-BJC deal: a lesson of immediate relevance for policymakers and domestic businesses
Dr. Tran Van, Vice Chairman of NA Committee for Finance and Budget, has granted an interview with local media on Metro Group’s deal to sell its Vietnam-based Cash & Carry unit to BJC.
Vietnam jumps in competitiveness ranking Vietnam jumps in competitiveness ranking
DECISION NO. 450/QD-TTG OF APRIL 18 2012: Approving the finance strategy up to 2020 DECISION NO. 450/QD-TTG OF APRIL 18, 2012: Approving the finance strategy up to 2020
Reforming personal income tax policy Reforming personal income tax policy
In the coming years, the personal income tax should be one of the major taxes of the tax system, play an important role in ensuring budget revenues and contribute to implementing social equity as well as building a relatively balanced and stabilized tax system in the medium and long terms.

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