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A notice of opposition requested
Sunday,  5/9/2021, 14:55 
Over the past two weeks, the story that the ST25 rice trademark has been registered for protection at the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) ...
New development challenges for HCMC
Sunday,  5/9/2021, 13:54 
On April 14, 2021, the government of Long An Province officially announced a plan to build a “mega” economic zone on an area of 32,000 hectares, which ...
The path of money supply
Sunday,  5/9/2021, 12:03 
It has been known that money supply, or shortly M2, is high in Vietnam. In this article, to fathom out how high it is, a comparison of Vietnam’s M2 with ...
Inflation differs for the rich and the poor
Sunday,  4/25/2021, 16:04 
Inflation mentioned in this article is not hyperinflation which sends an economy to the brink of collapse. So, how does the single-digit inflation affect ...
Big boys turn to small brokerages?
Sunday,  4/25/2021, 12:37 
The uncertainty over when the stock order overload on the Hochiminh Stock Exchange (HOSE) is corrected might be one of the reasons for continuous net selling ...
China benefits the most from Vietnam’s trade surplus
Sunday,  4/25/2021, 09:49 
Vietnam has joined many multilateral and bilateral trade agreements in recent years. The question is what the country receives from these trade relations.
New normal adaptation
Sunday,  4/18/2021, 15:30 
The new year has entered its second quarter and clear signs have been seen of a rapidly changing world market. In such a context, the Vietnamese economy, ...
On par with Singapore not easy
Sunday,  4/18/2021, 12:05 
In a meeting with leaders of Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province after an inspection tour of the Cai Mep-Thi Vai deepwater port on May 20, the then Prime Minister ...
Suez Canal incident: Vietnam’s perspective
Sunday,  4/18/2021, 08:35 
On March 23, 2021, on the way from Tanjung Pelepas Port (Malaysia) to Rotterdam Port (the Netherlands), the Ever Given, a container ship, ran aground when ...
A comparison of Vietnam, China and U.S. economic structures
Sunday,  4/11/2021, 15:19 
The percentage of Vietnam’s exports to the United States against her total exports increased from 19.7% in 2010 to 23.2% in 2019, and to China from 10.7% ...
Land fevers: causes, consequences and solutions
Sunday,  4/4/2021, 12:37 
Land fevers arise once in a while. Consider, for example, price surges in Phu Quoc (Kien Giang), Van Don (Quang Ninh), and Bac Van Phong (Khanh Hoa), when ...
Backward management mechanism is to blame
Sunday,  4/4/2021, 08:03 
Some have supposed that if the Hochiminh Stock Exchange (HOSE) were a private bank, it would quickly correct the technical error which delays the payment ...
Citizens’ money better than ODA
Sunday,  3/28/2021, 13:32 
Whereas the State budget is limited and BT (Build-Transfer) and BOT (Build-Operate-Transfer) contracts no longer appeal to investors, it is time to come ...
Preparations for international tourism resumption
Sunday,  3/28/2021, 10:54 
Hopes for the resumption of international tourism have begun to rise when Covid-19 vaccination coverage starts to spread and the Government plans to welcome ...
What happens to the overload of stock order placing
Sunday,  3/7/2021, 14:18 
The overload of order placing on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) has become a nasty daily routine as investors’ trading demand exceeds the design ...
Banks post handsome profits during first “Covid year”
Wednesday,  2/10/2021, 14:51 
After a period of modest growth in the first nine months of 2020 due to Covid-19, banks saw their profits recover in the last three months of the year ...
The troubles of foreign exchange transactions
Sunday,  1/31/2021, 19:10 
The smuggling case of Hanoi-based Nhat Cuong Trading and Technical Services Company once again exposes serious violations as well as the complexity regarding ...
E-commerce management law: Problems remain
Sunday,  1/31/2021, 18:44 
E-commerce is a heated issue during the Covid-19 pandemic. Its importance is underscored by the draft amendments to Decree 52/2013/ND-CP unveiled by the ...
New rules on working foreigner management
Sunday,  1/24/2021, 13:46 
Working foreigners in Vietnam are to benefit from positive points of the new Labor Code which has been effective since January 1, 2021. However, some changes ...
Coffee trade prospect 2021
Sunday,  1/24/2021, 09:55 
Many financial analysts expect a recovery in the agro-market in 2021, including the coffee sector. Optimism will be a positive factor for the market and ...
The dilemma of boosting localization in a small market
Sunday,  12/13/2020, 16:46 
Resolution 115/2020/NQ-CP aims to fuel the growth of supporting industries, including those for cars. However, these policies are unlikely to change the ...
Protectionism can be double-edged
Sunday,  12/13/2020, 14:21 
The Government is mulling over the implementation of tax and credit policies aiming to boost domestic automobile assembly and manufacturing industry. Specifically, ...
Commercial aviation rights viewed from Competition Law
Sunday,  12/13/2020, 09:20 
Once again, problems have arisen concerning the transfer and pick-up of passengers at Tan Son Nhat International Airport in HCMC. It seems the order of ...
The launch pad towards the world’s market
Sunday,  12/6/2020, 16:25 
Billion-dollar contracts inked during the recent visits of the Japanese Prime Minister and the U.S. Secretary of State indicate the apparent trend of supply ...
The many risks energy service companies may encounter
Sunday,  12/6/2020, 13:55 
Energy service companies (ESCOs) are facing numerous risks since the regulatory framework for their sector is both incomplete and patchy, according to ...
Anti-transfer pricing measures also applicable to domestic enterprises
Sunday,  12/6/2020, 08:47 
Tax management performed on enterprises which conduct affiliated transactions will rely upon the principle of fairness, transparency and no discrimination ...
Emerging from the pandemic, Vietnam must position itself for recovery
Monday,  6/29/2020, 17:36 
As it emerges from COVID-19, Vietnam’s economy is set to return to growth, but not until the global economy bounces back. 
Deliberate infectors
Thursday,  3/12/2020, 22:05 
The virus scare is enveloping many communities across the country as the number of Covid-19 patients is rising rapidly, reaching 44, or a surge of 28 cases ...
Economic health at stake
Thursday,  3/5/2020, 21:26 
Outcries from enterprises across the board are striking all ears far and wide as Covid-19, a highly-contagious disease caused by the new coronavirus originating ...
Hitting a red-tape roadblock
Thursday,  2/27/2020, 21:43 
The long-awaited Ben Luc-Long Thanh Expressway project has come to a standstill as a result of red tape, and the snag this time is costly, with trillions ...
Thirsty land
Thursday,  2/20/2020, 21:04 
The time is ripe for radical change, as the Mekong Delta region, the country’s biggest rice basket, is feeling the impact of climate change, with the worst-ever ...
When the economy gets sick
Thursday,  2/13/2020, 20:41 
Symptoms are emerging quickly as unmistakable signs of an approaching illness for the economy, prompting leaders, policymakers and the business community ...
Overwhelming virus scare
Thursday,  2/6/2020, 20:33 
Just a fortnight has passed since a new coronavirus first hit Vietnam, but society has seen almost all respects of life upside down. The overwhelming scare ...
To catch the tax dodger
Thursday,  1/16/2020, 21:54 
It comes not as a surprise when the General Department of Taxation issues a decision forcing Coca-Cola Beverages Vietnam Limited to settle back taxes and ...
Costly demolition
Thursday,  1/9/2020, 21:38 
The sprawling resort illegally developed in Binh Chanh District of HCMC has finally seen its doomsday when grassroots officials on Tuesday began tearing ...
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