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Saturday, July 24, 2021
Tags: the Ministry of Finance
Publicity and transparency in organization and operation of agencies organizations and units in preventing and combating corruption Publicity and transparency in organization and operation of agencies, organizations and units in preventing and combating corruption
Publicity and transparency in organization and operation of agencies, organizations and units constitute one of the most important anti-corruption measures to help citizens as well as the whole society participate in monitoring the exercise of public power.
Domestic vaccine development and production are top priorities: PM Domestic vaccine development and production are top priorities: PM
The Government will do its best to support the development and production of a COVID-19 vaccine, said Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh in a meeting on June 7 with scientists and business leaders in Hanoi.
New method of making donations to be specified New method of making donations to be specified
Benefactors could make donations by bank transfer, instead of traditional ways such as giving donations in person to trustees or putting into donation boxes.
Charges and fees to be further reduced Charges and fees to be further reduced
From July 1, 30 types of charges and fees (29 types of charges and fees provided in Circular 112 of 2020 and a charge newly added at the request of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development) would be further reduced by 10-50 percent.
MoF will actively build price management scenarios MoF will actively build price management scenarios
The Ministry of Finance 's Price Management Department will actively set up scenarios for managing prices of essential goods according to the market performance, but still ensuring inflation control as targeted, said Nguyen Anh Tuan, director of the Price Management Department.
Quality inspection of imports to be simplified Quality inspection of imports to be simplified
The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has released a draft decree providing state inspection of quality and state inspection of food safety for imports, focusing on the simplification of order and procedures for inspection, application of principles of risk management and commodity-based inspection, and information technology in inspection process.
Domestic and overseas sellers on e-commerce platforms to be taxed Domestic and overseas sellers on e-commerce platforms to be taxed
The Ministry of Finance is working on two draft legal documents on tax administration, aiming to close current loopholes in the tax systems, especially those related to collection of tax on e-commerce and digital platform-based trading activities.
Prevention and combat of corruption in management and protection of precious and rare wildlife Prevention and combat of corruption in management and protection of precious and rare wildlife
Vietnam is amongst countries with high biodiversity in the world where the livelihoods of many people depend on the nature. Unfortunately, the existence of many wildlife species in the country is in danger. There are numerous reasons behind this sad situation and corruption is believed to be one of main causes as it promotes illegal wildlife trade and, therefore, threatens the survival and sustainability of wildlife species.
Fitch Ratings upgrades Vietnams outlook to positive Fitch Ratings upgrades Vietnam’s outlook to “positive”
Fitch Ratings has revised Vietnam’s outlook to “positive” from “stable” and affirmed the long-term foreign-currency issuer default rating at “BB”.
Tax deadline should be delayed for businesses says ministry Tax deadline should be delayed for businesses, says ministry
Businesses may have several additional months before they have to pay income tax and land-use fees, per a proposal from the Ministry of Finance to the Government.

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