Business highlights – June 19-26

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VGP - The EU providing €3.9 million to increase transparency in auditing, Mexico opening a new sea route to Viet Nam, more than 600,000 jobs being created in five months, 72% of businesses advocating TPP, and Binh Duong attracting US$1 billion in FDI are economic highlights from June 19-26.

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EU provides €3.9 million to increase transparency in auditing

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Báo điện tử CP English 4 day(s) ago

EU provides €3.9 million to increase transparency in auditing

VGP – The European partners and sponsors have officially launched a €3.9 million project to increase the explanation responsibility and transparency for the State Audit Office of Viet Nam (SAV).

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Land governance into ASEAN economic integration discussed

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Land governance into ASEAN economic integration discussed

VGP – Ensuring rights to land and increasing transparency in land management will facilitate the participation of people in raising the responsibilities of the authorities, reducing expenditures for businesses and improving the business environment.

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Tax authority sets window for road tax compliance

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VietStock FI English 5 day(s) ago

Tax authority sets window for road tax compliance

The General Department of Taxation (GDT) announced yesterday that the government will collect annual road tax payments from July 1 until November 30.

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Mekong countries share land governance experience

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Mekong countries share land governance experience

Increasing security of land rights and transparency of land governance would contribute to government accountability, reduce costs for businesses and strengthen the climate for responsible investment in the Mekong region, a regional land forum in Hà Nội was told yesterday.

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Listed firms must adopt IFRS in 2020

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 week(s) ago

Listed firms must adopt IFRS in 2020

Firms listed on Viet Nam's two stock exchanges in HCM City and Ha Noi will be the first to be required to adopt international financial reporting standards in 2020, a finance ministry official has said.

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Budget to swell with economy in 2017: gov’t official

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VietStock FI English 1 week(s) ago

A Ministry of Economy and Finance official revealed yesterday that the national budget will increase to about $4.6 billion for 2017, a 6.9 per cent increase compared to this year – a figure that mirrors the country’s planned economic growth.

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PPAP board adds first independent directors

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VietStock FI English 2 week(s) ago

Phnom Penh Autonomous Port (PPAP) held its first general shareholder meeting last week, electing its first independent board members in a bid to ensure greater transparency in corporate governance, a company official said yesterday.

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U.S. presses China to reduce barriers for foreign business

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U.S. presses China to reduce barriers for foreign business

Senior U.S. officials pressed China again on Tuesday to reduce barriers for foreign businesses, saying concerns have grown due to a more complex regulatory environment.

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Customs pressures exporters to register with GDT

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VietStock FI English 3 week(s) ago

Customs pressures exporters to register with GDT

Cambodia's Customs Department announced on May 27 that it would stop processing paperwork for import and export companies, and halt cross-border activity if they fail to meet today’s deadline for online tax registration.

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Despite risky business, corporations still issue bonds

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Despite risky business, corporations still issue bonds

While the recent violation of Hoàng Anh Gia Lai Group, which issued its bonds on a lower collateral basis, told a story of how risky corporate bond issuances could hurt the market, it did not stop other corporations from issuing their bonds in the country.

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Korea’s corruption fight faces backlash for being too strict

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Korea’s corruption fight faces backlash for being too strict

Just months before South Korea implements its strictest-ever law against corruption and bribery, a backlash is brewing among critics who argue that tough limits on accepting meals and gifts may weigh on the economy.

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Details of Kingdom’s first double taxation agreement released

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VietStock FI English 1 month(s) ago

In what could be Cambodia’s biggest step forward into the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in terms of taxation deals and fiscal transparency, details on Cambodia’s first bilateral double taxation agreement (DTA) with Singapore have been released.

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Obama visit will attract more US investors

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Báo Đầu Tư English 1 month(s) ago

Obama visit will attract more US investors

The US President Obama's three-day visit to Viet Nam will boost trade and investment co-operation between the two countries. US investors have been paying increasing attention to the local stock market recently. But President Obama's visit that began on Monday raises hope of greater investment in the market.

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Facebook changes policies on 'Trending Topics' after criticism

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Facebook changes policies on 'Trending Topics' after criticism

Facebook Inc said on Monday that it had changed some of the procedures for its "Trending Topics" section after a news report alleging it suppressed conservative news prompted a U.S. Congressional demand for more transparency.

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