Toll at a booth in the central province of Bình Thuận has been reduced from Tuesday following objection from local residents in the past weeks.
Dr Bùi Đức Thụ, deputy chairman of the National Assembly’s Committee for Deputy Affairs, speaks to Tiền phong (Vanguard) newspaper on the negative impacts of the rise in value-added tax on the economy
Hà Nội plans to launch a pilot programme on using technology to trace the origins of agricultural products in an effort to ensure consumer health.
The tax on imported sugar, as stipulated by the ASEAN Trade in Goods Agreement (ATIGA), will be maintained at 5 per cent from the beginning of this year, instead of zero per cent as previously rumoured.
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Economic experts forecast prices would be stable in 2018 and might even see a slight decrease, with inflation under control.
The nation’s mechanical sector need radical reform despite its recent progress in quality and output, experts and policymakers agree.
Hà Nội should cooperate with neighbouring provinces to meet the demand for goods on the occasion of the Lunar New Year (Tết) in 2018.
Firecracker smuggling is on the rise as the Tết (Lunar New Year) approaches.
Revenue from the General Department of Customs (GDC) in 2017 hit VNĐ297 trillion (US$13 billion) last year, a year-on-year increase of 9.5 per cent and equivalent to a 4.3 per cent increase on the annual target. This was revealed at a press conference by the GDC in Hà Nội yesterday.