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Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Tags: environmental protection tax
Increasing environmental protection tax: causes and effects Increasing environmental protection tax: causes and effects
The National Assembly Standing Committee adopted last month a resolution increasing the environmental protection tax on petroleum products from January 1 next year.
Tax rates for petrol oil to rise from next year Tax rates for petrol, oil to rise from next year
Environmental protection tax rates for petrol and oil will increase from the beginning of 2019, according to a resolution on environmental protection tariff adopted at the 27th meeting of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee that concluded on September 20 after nine working days.
Thousands of unlawful documents issued last year: Justice Ministry report Thousands of unlawful documents issued last year: Justice Ministry report
Thousands of legal documents issued last year in the country were detected to be unlawful in one aspect or another, according to a recent report of the Ministry of Justice.
Lawmakers still anxious about taxing unexplained assets of officials Lawmakers still anxious about taxing unexplained assets of officials
Measures to handle the assets of potentially corrupt officials remained the focus of debates about the revised draft Law against Corruption at the 25th session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee which took place in Hanoi from July 11-13.
Lawmakers prepare for NAs fifth meeting Lawmakers prepare for NA’s fifth meeting
The fifth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) will open on May 21 and last 19 working days, making it the shortest session in the last decade, said NA General Secretary Nguyen Hanh Phuc at the 23rd meeting of the NA’s Standing Committee that took place in Hanoi from April 10-17.
Foreign contractor tax in Vietnam Foreign contractor tax in Vietnam
Under Circular 103, a foreign contractor is a foreign entity or an individual that does business or generates income in Vietnam on the basis of an agreement between the foreign contractor and a Vietnamese party or between the foreign contractor and a foreign sub-contractor.
Policy digest September 2015 Policy digest September 2015
Import management measures introduced Import management measures introduced
The Prime Minister on August 3 signed a decision approving the plan on management of imports in conformity with international commitments by 2020.
Policy digest March 2015 Policy digest March 2015
The merger of two stock exchanges, categorization of securities companies to attract investors and development of voluntary pension funds are among a series of solutions to be carried out in the coming time to boost the development of the stock market, said Deputy Finance Minister Tran Xuan Ha at a cabinet regular meeting on March 2.
Policy digest September 2013 Policy digest September 2013
According to a survey by Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO), the localization rate of Vietnam’s industrial products is only 28 percent, compared to 61 percent in China and 53 percent in Thailand.