USAID helps Vietnam prevent illegal transshipment

15/11/2019 17:10

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Vietnam, together with the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MOIT), on Thursday convened a workshop on international best practices to prevent origin fraud, illegal transshipment, and the evasion of trade remedies.

State budget revenue rises 13.2 percent in six months

12/07/2019 19:58

About 745.4 trillion VND (32 billion USD) was collected for the State budget in the first half of 2019, equivalent to 52.8 percent of the year’s target and up 13.2 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Finance (MoF).

Incentives should be applied for effective FDI firms: Deputy PM

01/03/2019 10:06

Preferential policies should be applied selectively, targeting FDI businesses with effective operation rather than the scale of investment, Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue said at a working session with the Ministry of Finance in Hanoi on February 28.

Ministry wants to reduce tax on locally made auto parts

21/02/2019 10:33

The Ministry of Finance has asked the Government to amend its laws to eliminate the special consumption tax on locally manufactured auto parts and components, a move which could reduce prices of locally assembled cars.

State budget collection estimated to hit 60.2 billion USD

30/12/2018 20:07

State budget collection was estimated to reach almost 1.4 quadrillion VND ND (60.2 billion USD) this year, 6 percent higher than the estimate, Minister of Finance Dinh Tien Dung told a teleconference between the government and localities cities in Hanoi on December 28. 

SOEs divestment lags behind schedule

23/07/2018 16:09

The equitisation plans of eight State-owned enterprises (SOE) were approved in the first half of 2018, with a total value of VND29.37 trillion (US$1.29 billion), including more than VND15.16 trillion (US$667.04 million) of State capital, the Ministry of Finance has reported.

Local governments access to finance in Vietnam

14/12/2017 20:32

The Ministry of Finance and the Agence Française de Développement (AFD - French Development Agency) coorganize a seminar on “Local governments access to finance in Vietnam”. The seminar takes place on December 14 and 15 in Danang.

Environmental tax hike rejected

16/09/2017 20:57

The National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) has turned down a Ministry of Finance (MoF) proposal to almost triple the environmental protection tax on oil and gas consumption, citing potential harm to consumers.

MPS and MoF discuss 2018 budget estimates

16/09/2017 11:40

PSNews-The Ministry of Public Security (MPS) and Ministry of Finance (MoF) held a meeting on September 14 to discuss the 2018 budget estimates for the MPS.