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Prime Minister: Vietnam can overcome its economic challenges

person Orange Themes access_time Jan 01,2017

Boa moi - As the country marks the end to another tumultuous year for the national economy, that has seen significant challenges to globalization and integration, there has been a lot of reflecting about the past and future.

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Truck drives into crowd in Stockholm, killing four people

person Orange Themes access_time Apr 07,2017

Sweden, Stockholm attack Truck drives into crowd in Stockholm, killing four people Swedish political leaders expressed sympathy for relatives of the dead and injured, while urging people not to jump to conclusions about the attacker's motives. “It

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Conor McGregor calls out Floyd Mayweather for potential mega fight and says ...

person Orange Themes access_time Dec 24,2016

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Clearer guidance needed for support industry tax incentive policy

access_timeApr 21,2017 chat_bubble_outline11

Vietnamnet - The government has released a series of incentives and policies in recent years to boost Vietnam’s support industry (SI), but improvements are yet to be fully seen....

Experts debate new gas environment tax

access_timeApr 13,2017 chat_bubble_outline13

Vietnamnet - Experts have called on the Ministry of Finance to be considerate and transparent with their plan to spend the environmental protection tax applied on gasoline, which they have just proposed to double....

Tax dept vows to collect tax from sales on Facebook

access_timeApr 12,2017 chat_bubble_outline11

Vietnamnet - The HCMC Taxation Department has drawn up a plan to cooperate with agencies to collect tax from sales via social networks....

Vietnam auto industry faces nearing tax abolishment challenge

access_timeApr 11,2017 chat_bubble_outline14

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s auto industry, which has ploddingly developed for the last many years, will face tariff abolishment on products imported from ASEAN nations from January 1 next year....

Environmental tax hike remains a concern

access_timeApr 11,2017 chat_bubble_outline10

Vietnamnet - The Finance Ministry also explained at Monday’s meeting its proposal to increase the environmental protection tax on petroleum consumption from the current VNĐ1,000-4,000 to VNĐ3,000-8,000 per litre....

HCM City to tax social media commerce

access_timeMar 31,2017 chat_bubble_outline11

Vietnamnet - The HCM City Taxation Department has announced it will submit a specific plan for tax collection from online businesses to the City People’s Committee in early April and deploy the plan in the same month....

VN imposes anti-dumping steel tax on Chinese and Korean coated steel

access_timeMar 31,2017 chat_bubble_outline19

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Industry and Trade on March 30 officially decided to levy anti-dumping duties on imported coated steel from mainland China (including Hong Kong) and the Republic of Korea (RoK)....

Trump pivots to tax reform after Obamacare shipwreck

access_timeMar 28,2017 chat_bubble_outline14

Baomoi - WASHINGTON: After a crushing defeat in the effort to repeal Obamacare, the Trump administration is hoping for smoother sailing on tax reform, expecting this will be less divisive among Republican party factions....

Will GOP's tax reform prove easier than health care?

access_timeMar 27,2017 chat_bubble_outline21

Yahoo News The Republican Party couldn’t repeal and replace Obamacare like it promised. Still smarting from that setback, the GOP is turning to another daunting issue: tax reform....

Why Trump tax revelation leaves many unsatisfied

access_timeMar 15,2017 chat_bubble_outline19

Yahoo News Donald Trump tax documents leaked to the media and broadcast on Rachel Maddow’s MSNBC show add an interesting dollop of knowledge to the public understanding of the president’s opaque business dealings. In particular, they proved that...

What does Trump's 2005 tax return reveal?

access_timeMar 15,2017 chat_bubble_outline15

Yahoo News Throughout the campaign and into the White House, President Trump has refused to publicly release his tax returns. In 2005, the documents indicate, Mr. Trump reported an income of $153 million and paid $36.5 million in income taxes. ...

Finance Ministry rejects tax calculation changes

access_timeMar 15,2017 chat_bubble_outline14

Vietnamnet - The Ministry of Finance has rejected a petition from traditional taxi companies to introduce tax calculation measures such as Uber and Grab cars, Vietnam News Agency reported....

US government revokes tax-exempt status for Richard Spencer's white nationalist group

access_timeMar 14,2017 chat_bubble_outline18

Yahoo News Richard Spencer, a major figure in the so-called alt-right movement and head of the white nationalist National Policy Institute, may be facing trouble from the IRS. An inquiry led by the Los Angeles Times found that IRS records indicated...

New U.S. tax plan seen impacting Vietnam exports

access_timeMar 14,2017 chat_bubble_outline13

Vietnamnet - Vietnam’s exports to the United States might be impacted at least in the short term if America implements its border adjustment tax as part of President Donald Trump’s plan to revise tax policy, a macroeconomic report said....

The personnel problem in tax reform

access_timeMar 13,2017 chat_bubble_outline13

Vietnamnet - While the tax sector is endeavouring to reform itself in favour of enterprises and the public, recalcitrant tax officials remain a chokepoint to these efforts, which have yet to yield practical benefits for the business community....

Earning VND2 billion via Facebook, millionaires still can evade tax

access_timeMar 13,2017 chat_bubble_outline27

Vietnamnet - About 50 dollar millionaires in Vietnam earn billions of dong a month via Facebook, according to a Facebook representative. However, the taxation body said it cannot collect taxes from these sellers....

VN firms happy with tax reforms, want further simplification: survey

access_timeMar 08,2017 chat_bubble_outline19

Vietnamnet - Reforms in taxation procedures have elicited increased satisfaction from enterprises over the last two years, but they continue to expect further simplification, a survey by the Viet Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry has found....

IRS income tax audits plummet as agency faces budget cuts

access_timeMar 06,2017 chat_bubble_outline26

Yahoo News Americans filing income tax returns this year can worry less about being audited, after the Internal Revenue Service said budget cuts and a reduced staff are to blame for it auditing the fewest number of people in 13 years in 2016. “I...

Tax mismanagement cost the State budget

access_timeMar 04,2017 chat_bubble_outline26

Vietnamnet - The Government Inspectorate of Viet Nam has revealed that mismanagement in tax collection between 2012 and 2014 caused mounting arrears and losses of trillions of dong to the State exchequer....

HCM City vows to collect tax from sellers on Facebook

access_timeFeb 28,2017 chat_bubble_outline22

Vietnamnet - HCMC authorities are considering working with Facebook on a policy which would control revenue from sales on the social network....

HCM City officials seek tax on sales via Facebook

access_timeFeb 28,2017 chat_bubble_outline34

Vietnamnet - HCM City officials are seeking ways to collect taxes from small- and home-based business owners who are selling merchandise on social media, such as Facebook, in a bid to reduce tax losses in the municipal budget....

Tax code bogs down exports: VN cement firms

access_timeFeb 23,2017 chat_bubble_outline23

Vietnamnet - Local cement producers worry that their exported products could struggle to compete with foreign firms in term of price, a concern voiced at an online forum held in Ha Noi yesterday....

Multi-million dollar tax arrears catch up to luxury car importers

access_timeFeb 16,2017 chat_bubble_outline38

Vietnamnet - A number of luxury car importers in Vietnam have been hit with tax arrears collection notices....

Dollar, Asia markets boosted as Trump pledges tax move

access_timeFeb 11,2017 chat_bubble_outline11

Bao moi - HONG KONG: The dollar extended a rally on Friday (Feb 10) after Donald Trump said he would release details of a "phenomenal" tax-cut plan, sending Asian stock markets soaring on hopes it will ramp up the US economy....

Environmental protection tax hike hurts firms

access_timeFeb 10,2017 chat_bubble_outline31

Vietnamnet - The Finance Ministry’s proposal to almost triple the environmental protection tax on oil and gas consumption would reduce businesses’ competitiveness against foreign firms, according to the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry....

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