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Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Tags: VCCI
Revised competition law takes shape Revised competition law takes shape
The current Competition Law has yet to come into practice, and it would need further improvement to reach its full frame, said Trinh Anh Tuan, Deputy Director of the Vietnam Competition Authority of the Ministry of Industry and Trade.
Businesses rate good and bad regulations Businesses rate good and bad regulations
A list of 114 good regulations and 123 bad regulations was selected among 9,297 nominations sent in by people and organizations from many state agencies, associations and the business community in response to the rating of regulations concerning business activities first ever launched in Vietnam.
Govt. set to further improve the business environment Govt. set to further improve the business environment
Raising productivity and competitiveness of the economy and improving the business environment continue to be at the top of the Government’s agenda this year.
Businesses burdened with social insurance: lawyer Businesses burdened with social insurance: lawyer
Rising social insurance debt owed by businesses is a headache for social security authorities and trade unions which largely blame on employers’ disregard of law and their misappropriation of social insurance premiums paid by employees. This article adds another view holding that high social insurance payment rate is also a cause of the problem.
Government sets conditions for debt trading Government sets conditions for debt trading
Coming into force on July 1, Government Decree No. 69/2016/ND-CP prescribing conditions for provision of debt sale and purchase services (the Decree), is expected to clear up hurdles that have been existed long in the debt trading business.
VN laws need fine tuning for TPP: report VN laws need fine tuning for TPP: report
Vietnam’s legal framework is compatible with most of the commitments on investment it has undertaken under the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement but not compatible with commitments on transfer and investor-state dispute resettlement, Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced yesterday.
Proposed changes to investment law mostly concern foreign investors Proposed changes to investment law mostly concern foreign investors
The Government Office, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) last month jointly held a seminar in Hanoi to discuss a draft law revising a dozen of laws on business and investment.
VCCI and provinces pledge favorable business conditions for enterprises VCCI and provinces pledge favorable business conditions for enterprises
With the agreement recently signed by VCCI and 21 central and northern provinces, all provinces and cities nationwide have so far committed to facilitating business activities as requested in Government Resolution No. 35 on enterprise development until 2020.
Regulations challenging enterprises to be removed Regulations challenging enterprises to be removed
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is reviewing and consulting its relevant units to propose the Government to annul a series of regulations that cause difficulties to enterprises, Minister Tran Tuan Anh has said.
SME law must meet business expectations SME law must meet business expectations
Despite the government’s effort to create a fair and business-friendly environment for local SMEs, there was still a gap between policies and their implementation in practice as well as between policies and businesses’ expectations.

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