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TBA is abbreviation from the Thai Business (Vietnam) Association. It is a non-governmental and non-profit Organization and is established under the License No. 02/GP-HHDN issued on Feb.26, 1999 by HCMC People’s Committee. As of today, TBA has more than 100 Members. TBA is one of over 22 Foreign Business Groups & Associations in Vietnam and TBA is the first Business Association among ASEAN Business Groups & Associations.
 
TBA OBJECTIVES
 
Collect, manage and distribute useful information & data to the members and potential Thai investors through weekly TBA News.
 
Strengthen and support Thai Business communities in Vietnam through business seminar, conferences or trade exhibition.
 
Build up business relationship with other foreign business communities and Vietnam State Agencies through business functions and social activities.
 
Organize activities to probe into trade and investment opportunities in relation to Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry or other Vietnam State Agencies.
 
Organize social and cultural functions as well as sport activities for the members and Thai communities living in HCMC and Vietnam in conjunction with Royal Thai Consulate General at HCMC.
 
PRIVILEGES OF THE TBA MEMBERS
 
1. A TBA News written in English is sent to all Members weekly. Key Economic, Legal News collected from various sources of mass media in Vietnam and other important events concerning Exhibitions, Fairs, Seminars, Entertainment as well as activities of other Foreign Business Groups & Associations are also to be introduced in the part of on our TBA News.
 
2. Having got more priority in relation with Vietnamese Governmental entities of all echelons that is possible under the name of TBA while it is impossible under the name of the related company individually.
 
3. Supply free law documents in Vietnamese or English
 
4. To be attendants in different Meeting between TBA and Governmental entities such as Ministry of Planning and Investment, Ministry of Trade, Ministry of Labor. Invalids and Social Affairs, Customs Department, Tax Department in order to interchange opinions, outlook or viewpoint. Through the regular Meetings held by ITPC (Investment & Trade Promotion Center) belonged to HCMC People’s Committee we can introduce our Members to meet Customs and Tax Officials to raise the questions, proposals direct for the purpose of solving problems, obstacles in the members’ side.
 
5. In protection of the business-people’s privileges, your particular case, if any, would be informed to the related governmental entities for solution.
 
6. Business Dinner that is held two or three months, Sport Day that is held twice or three times per year in different locations are good chances for all TBA Members to exchange useful information concerning trading, law, regulations while doing business in Vietnam.
 
7. Having a member card to get privileges at hotels, restaurants… follow our List of Business Partners.
Board of Management
Honorable Advisor
TBA HONORABLE ADVISORS 2017 – 2019

TBA HONORABLE ADVISORS 2017 – 2019

HONORABLE ADVISORS:

1.KHUN MANOPCHAI VONGPHAKDI        

Ambassador    

2.KHUN UREERAT RATANAPRUKSE            

Consul General

 3.KHUN PITINUN SAMANVORAWONG    

Consul Commercial         

4.KHUN NAPASORN KAKAI

Tat Director

ADVISORS:

5. KHUN ADISAI PRASERTSRI

Chance And Challenge Co.,Ltd

6. KHUN CHAVIS CHAUYCHOO

Viet Son

7. KHUN JARIYA CHIRATHIVAT

Central Retail Corporation ( Vietnam ) Jsc

8. KHUN SOMBOON CHOTIMANUS

Siam Commercial Bank

9. KHUN MONTRI MAHAPLERKPONG

Scg Vietnam Co., Ltd

10. KHUN MONTRI SUWANPOSRI

Cp. Viet Nam

11. KHUN SMIT CHEANCHARADPONG

4 Orange Co., Ltd

12. KHUN SUCHAI KOSRIYARAKVONG

Orient Trade Production Jsc

13. KHUN THARABODEE SERNG ADICHAIWIT

Bangkok Bank

14. KHUN THONGCHAI PHANTHONG

Golden Elephant

15. KHUN URAI SAWETKAMON

Viet Thang Loi Co.,Ltd Vietnam

16. KHUN WEERAWAT SWASDIBUTRA

Thai Airways

 
News From TBA
TBA Management visited Ambassador of Royal Thai Embassy

17/07/2017

Management team of The Thai Business (Vietnam) Association (TBA) visited H.E. Mr. Manopchai Vongphakdi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Royal Thai Embassy, Hanoi to present the working plan of TBA 

Letter From Chairwoman of TBA

13/07/2017

Additional members of TBA's Board of management term 2017 - 2019

03/07/2017

คณะผู้บริหารชุดใหม่สมาคมนักธุรกิจไทยในเวียดนามเข้าพบนาง อุรีรัชต์ รัตนพฤกษ์ กงสุลใหญ่ ณ นครโฮจิมินห์

30/06/2017

นางสาวศรัณยา สกลธนารักษ์ ประธานสมาคมนักธุรกิจไทยในเวียดนาม (The Thai Business (Vietnam) Association หรือ TBA) นำคณะผู้บริหารชุดใหม่และทีมทำงานTBA เข้าพบนาง อุรีรัชต์ รัตนพฤกษ์ กงสุลใหญ่ ณ นครโฮจิมินห์ และคณะ เพื่อแจ้งแผนการทำงาน

TBA BOARD OF MANAGEMENT TERM 2017 - 2019

23/06/2017

Dear TBA members, It is with great pleasure that I would like to introduce the new TBA Board of Management...

2017 TBA CHAIRMAN ELECTION'S RESULT

14/06/2017

On last sunday, June 11th 2017. Thai Business Vietnam ( Association ) was delighted to organize the TBA Chairman Election Day event at Royal Thai Consulate - General Office, Ho Chi Minh City from 16.30 - 18.30 PM with the attendance of morethan 50 TBA members and guest...

รายชื่อผู้มีสิทธิ์เลือกตั้งประธานสมาคมนักธุรกิจไทยในเวียดนาม ปี 2560-2562

10/06/2017

กำหนดการเลือกตั้งประธาน TBA วาระปี 2560-2562

08/06/2017

ประกาศรายชื่อผู้สมัครตำแหน่งประธานสมาคมนักธุรกิจไทยในเวียดนาม วาระปี 2560-2562

08/06/2017

เพิ่มเติมระเบียบคัดเลือกประธานสมาคมนักธุรกิจไทยในเวียดนามปี 2560

23/05/2017

ข่าวประชาสัมพันธ์ กำหนดการเลือกตั้งประธานสมาคมนักธุรกิจไทยในเวียดนาม

31/03/2017

THAI TRADE CENTER HCMC: TOP THAI BRANDS 2016

3/9/2016

Saigon Centre shopping mall opens in Ho Chi Minh City

03/08/2016

THE 3RD THAI PRODUCTS SHOPPING FESTIVAL 2016 IN HCMC - NGUYEN DU STADIUM - JULY 06 -10, 2016

02/06/2016

THAI TRADE CENTER HCMC: Invitation for Mini Thailand Week - Can Tho 2016

17/05/2016

RTC: 70th Anniversary Celebrations of His Majesty the King’s Accession to the Throne on 9 June 2016

16/05/2016

INVITATION TO WELCOME PARTY OF NEW CONSUL GENERAL - 6PM MAY 14

12/05/2016

NEW ACCOUNTING LAW AND NEW GUIDANCE ON IN DIRECT INVESTMENT ABROAD - ON MAY 14 AT RTC

26/04/2016

Invitation to Songkran festival in Buddhasorn Pagoda at Vũng Tàu on 10/04/2016

22/03/2016

TBA IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

04/03/2016

SONGKRAN FESTIVAL AND THAI FAIR 2016 - NGUYEN DU CULTURE-SPORT CLUB - APRIL 20-24, 2016

24/02/2016

THAI VILLAGE IN HCMC - 23/9 Park - March 25-27, 2016

29/01/2016

MEMORY OF FAREWELL PARTY FOR KHUN PANPIMON AND KHUN CHUTATHIP

11/01/2016

Invitation to Farewell Party of Khun Panpimon and Khun Nok on Jan 09 at RTC

31/12/2015

Bangkok - Hochiminh: Bridge to The Silk Road of ASEAN -Friday, Dec 18 - Free Entrance

03/12/15

Ask for products to show in RTC National Day Reception Party on December 3rd, 2015

25/11/15

Royal Thai Consulate - Thai National Day 2015

17/11/15

INVITATION TO THAI NATIONAL DAY EVENT ON 5 DEC 2015

17/11/15

THE 1ST THAI PRODUCTS FESTIVAL 2016 IN HCMC from January 20-24

11/11/2015

LOI KRATHONG EVENT 2015 - TICKET NOW AVAILABLE

06/11/15

Invitation letter for Nang Noppamas Beauty contest

05/11/15

THAI PRODUCTS EXHIBITION SCHEDULE OF YEAR 2016

03/11/15

THE ORGANIZING COMMITTEE ASEAN COMMUNICATION PROGRAM 2015 (ACP’15)

02/11/15

“BUSINESS NETWORKING & OPPORTUNITY- [SBG RAFFLES NIGHT]: "THE FUTURE OF FOOD” on Oct 22

20/10/2015

New Investment Law and Pre - TPP Legal Updates on Saturday, 7th November

15/10/2015

TBA THAI NIGHT LOI-KRA-THONG 2015

15/10/2015

40 scholarships from Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology (SIIT), Thammasat University

12/10/2015

Kathina festival at Huyen Khong Son Thuong Pagoda - Hue City on October 31

12/10/2015

Invitation to join exhibiting Thai products at "Ho Chi Minh City - Intergration and Development Festival 2015" September 10-13

03/09/15

Following the successes of the Festival for foreign communities in HCMC in 2013 and 2014, People’s Committee of HCMC will organize the annual “Ho Chi Minh City - Integration and Development Festival 2015" from September 10-13, 2015 at 23/9 Park (nearby Ben Thanh Market), Dist. 1, HCMC.

ขอเชิญร่วมงานกฐินสามัคคี 2558 ณ วัดพุทธเกษร

27/08/15

Invitation for Advertising on TBA website

18/08/15

We would like to announce that TBA website is ready to help you impress your company brand in the big main banner of our first page.

TBA TEAM JOIN BLESSING CEREMONY FOR THE QUEEN AT ROYAL THAI CONSULATE IN HCMC

17/08/15

THE 1ST THAI PRODUCTS SHOPPING FESTIVAL DA NANG 2015

12/08/15

2014 Thai National Day Dec 5th summary report and thank you note

18/12/14

2013 Thai National Day Dec 5th summary report and thank you note

11/12/14

News From TBA Members
SHOP & STORE VIETNAM 2018

28/04/2017

Proposals for Thailand Vietnam bilateral meeting - summit feedback before 24/6/2016

20/06/2016

HCM Fair - 2016 Exhibition of agricultural seeds on June 23-27

17/06/2016

Invitation to VIETBUILD 2016 Intl Exhibition - the biggest Construction fair in Vietnam

15/06/2016

Stoxplus: Exploration of potential collaboration

01/06/2016

Kpack – LS Pack Vietnam: A reliable partner in cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries

26/05/2016

VIETNAM – THAILAND TRADE FAIR AND ART EXHIBITION -Hàn Shopping Complex, Da Nang City - June 1-6

12/05/2016

A Networking Session with Epicor " on Thursday, May 19 at Sorae restaurant

04/05/2016

ANAM QT - SPECIAL PROMOTION PROGRAME TO CELEBRATE 30-4 VIETNAM PUBLIC HOLIDAY AND & 1-5 INTERNATIONAL LABOUR DAY

14/04/2016

VIETNAM RETAIL & FRANCHISE CONFERENCE on June 8-10

06/04/2016

Vietnam House at 187 Nguyễn Văn Hưởng, W. Thảo Điền, Dist.2

31/03/2016
 

Ministry refines apartment regulations

10/03/2016

Windsor Plaza: Aroi Thai (March 4th - 13th) and March's Promotion

01/03/2016

THE MOST ATTRACTIVE PROMOTION PROGRAME DURING 12 YEARS TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMMAN DAY (8-3)

26/02/2016

HÀN SHOPPING MALL: LOOKING FOR THAILAND PRODUCTS DISTRIBUTOR

24/11/15

THAI TRADE CENTER's PROJECT: "THAI SELECT SEAL FOR THAI RESTAURANT"

21/08/15

Economics
Fruit processors resort to imports in Vietnam’s ‘coconut kingdom’.

23/03/2017

Vietnam gov’t to stop paying debts of state-owned companies.

23/03/2017

Thailand’s Ton Poh Fund invests $11mn in Vietnam’s leading mobile retailer

09/03/2017

Vietnam banks offer promotions as gold market tenses for God of Wealth Day

03/02/2017

30% of Vietnamese population to shop online by 2020

03/02/2017

More ample cheap housing supply forecast in 2017

03/02/2017

HSBC: Manufacturing in the lead for Vietnam's economy

03/02/2017

Big challenges face economy

03/02/2017

Ministry proposes tax hike on petroleum

19/01/2017

Vietnam posts $2.5bn trade surplus in 2016, exports rise 9%: customs

19/01/2017

Government to sell at least 35 per cent of VNPT, MobiFone by 2020

19/01/2017

Online firm registration to boom in 2017

19/01/2017

SBV aims to hold inflation under 4% in 2017

19/01/2017

MOIT to take over control of milk formula prices

19/01/17

December CPI up 0.23%

30/12/2016

Number of new firms sets record in 2016

27/12/2016

Vietnam raises retail fuel prices by up to 6.7 pct

27/12/2016

Deputy PM okays underground shopping centre at Bến Thành station

27/12/2016

Da Lat aims to become SE Asia vegetable hub

27/12/2016

Highest five-star hotel in Vietnam’s Mekong Delta inaugurated

27/12/2016

Moody's outlook remains stable for Vietnam banking system

08/12/2016

Only 1% of firms invest in agriculture: minister

08/12/2016

Top Vietnam brewer Sabeco's shares jump 20 pct on debut

08/12/2016

Vietnam's GDP to grow at 6.3 per cent for 2017-2018

08/12/2016

Thai Airways – HCMC: Special Fare to TBA members in Vietnam

07/12/2016

PepsiCo fined by Vietnam health ministry for product testing violations

18/11/16

SBV to change foreign currency lending rules

17/11/2016

MobiFone announces value of AVG investment

16/11/2016

HCM City to build metro route to Tan Son Nhat Airport

15/11/2016

Nguyen Hue leads HCMC property price

15/11/2016

Vietnam revokes license of two Indian drug companies

15/11/2016

USD7.5m in tax arrears recouped from car importers

10/11/2016

Licensing fees for foreign financial institutions rise

02/11/2016

Roadmap is needed for new emission standard

02/11/2016

Vietnam attracts US$17.61 billion in FDI for first ten months

02/11/2016

October CPI up 4.09% year-on-year

01/11/2016

Number of enterprises resuming operations up in 10M

01/11/2016

Nielsen: Consumers favoring mobile buying

28/10/2016

ODA interest rates to increase

27/10/2016

Vietnam Airlines and Japan’s ANA to officially cooperate from October 30

27/10/2016

Traditional lottery faces tough competition

27/10/2016

Vinamilk's stake sale may happen by early December: official

27/10/2016

Additional VND3.6 trillion of reciprocal capital granted for ODA projects

27/10/2016

Most farmers set to receive land tax cuts or exemptions

27/10/2016

Thousands of fashion counterfeits in Hanoi destroyed

27/10/2016

Vietnam association to be inspected over controversial fish sauce survey

25/10/2016

MoC calls for strategic investors in four enterprises

25/10/2016

HSBC revises GDP growth downwards

13/10/2016

Ho Chi Minh City commences demolition of Saigon Tax Trade Center

13/10/2016

ADB pledges annual loan of $1bn to Vietnam over next five years

13/10/2016

Real estate projects target foreign customers

13/10/2016

Hanoi announces tax arrears blacklist

13/10/2016

Vietnam Airlines to offer support for disabled passengers

13/10/2016

Hoa Phat hopes to take over Quang Ngai steel project

13/10/2016

Unit of Thailand's Hemaraj to build $1 bln industrial zone in Vietnam

11/10/2016

Vietnam spends $344mn importing Chinese, Thai fruits: customs

11/10/2016

Vietnam to fully list top brewers, avoid strategic sale for now: gov't official

11/10/2016

Phu Quoc to lead Vietnam resorts towards world standard

11/10/2016

Oxfam warns Vietnam about FDI from tax havens

11/10/2016

IMF lowers 2016 growth forecast

11/10/2016

Top Vietnam brewer Sabeco could list by early December

06/10/2016

Vietnam Government opens feedback site for business

06/10/16

Various car models introduced at Vietnam Motor Show

06/10/2016

Vietnam cbank wants to forbid foreigners from opening savings accounts in local currency

05/10/2016

SAM Media ‘leeches’ $10mn from Vietnamese users, fined $2,400

05/10/2016

Nine-month import–export revenue reaches over US$253 billion

05/10/2016

State agencies may release financials from 2018

05/10/2016

Ninh Thuận to grow more grapes

05/10/2016

Ho Chi Minh City seeks capital to combat traffic congestion

05/10/2016

Vietnam’s garment industry boasts lowest minimum wage non-compliance in Asia

19/09/2016

Brand Finance announces 50 most valuable Vietnamese brands

19/09/2016

New planning underway for high-speed north-south railway

15/09/2016

Vietnam imports over 120,000 tons of shrimp a year: expert

15/09/2016

Customer to sue bank for transaction violations

15/09/2016

Vietnam continues investing in social housing

14/09/2016

Vietnamese cargo ships face foreign competition

14/09/2016

US investor eyes hi-tech hospital in HCMC

14/09/2016

Tan Son Nhat Airport seeks rescue from flood

14/09/2016

Finance ministry announces new tax plan for Uber

14/09/2016

6 products of Coca-Cola Vietnam fail to meet labeling standards: health ministry

14/09/2016

Vietnam tourism watchdog decries new visa fee for US visitors

07/09/2016

Petrolimex investigated for wrongdoings

07/09/2016

Japan provides 11 billion JPY loan for Vietnam

07/09/2016

Fuel prices gain over 700 VND per litre

06/09/2016

Vietnam a rising retail market in Asia Pacific

06/09/2016

Vietnam records trade surplus of 2.45 billion USD: GSO

06/09/2016

Vietnam carriers sign $8 billion, 40-plane deal: Airbus

06/09/2016

Moody’s: Domestic demand supports Vietnam’s growth outlook

05/09/2016

Safety debate erupts after Vietnam facility caught ripening durians with chemicals

05/09/2016

Vietnam gov’t to sell $7bn worth of stakes in 12 big firms

05/09/2016

Abbott completes acquisition of Glomed in Vietnam

01/09/2016

Construction of Vietnam’s biggest zoo speeds up

01/09/2016

Construction begins on core of Vietnam’s ‘Silicon Valley’

31/08/2016

SBV warns banks about fraudulent payments

31/08/2016

Heineken buys Carlsberg brewery

31/08/2016

Small Vietnamese gas distributors decry rule favoring big players

31/08/2016

Singapore's GIC to take 7.7 pct stake in Vietcombank

30/08/2016

Vietjet opens two new international routes to Taipei, Kaohsiung

30/08/2016

Vietnam should stop investing in steel industry: ex-official

30/08/2016

Ministry faces difficulties on drafting transfer pricing decree

29/08/2016

Each Vietnamese to bear additional US$180 of public debt by year end

29/08/2016

Vietnam dairy giant listed among Asia’s most fabulous

29/08/2016

HCM City opens first used car market

25/08/2016

Expat tax in Vietnam to come under scrutiny

25/08/2016

MPI proposes Agribank equitization by 2020

25/08/2016

Hanoi bans apartments from being used as offices - again

25/08/2016

Over 30 provinces pledge favourable conditions for businesses with VCCI

25/08/2016

Vietnam tops greenfield FDI performance index for second year

24/08/2016

Indian low-cost small cars flood market

24/08/2016

Core inflation to rise to roughly 2% in 2016

22/08/2016

Vietnamese brands look to conquer global markets

22/08/2016

HCMC proposes underground shopping center

17/08/2016

First online e-book trading platform takes shape in Vietnam

17/08/2016

Phu Yen encouraged to develop medical tourism

17/08/2016

Petrolimex reports over a trillion in first-half profits

17/08/2016

New multibillion-dollar oil refinery to create loss in Vietnam’s state budget

17/08/2016

Thai billionaire eyes Vietnamese dairy giant Vinamilk: Bloomberg

17/08/2016

Vietnam deputy PM urges expansion of severely overloaded Tan Son Nhat airport

15/08/2016

Low awareness of consumer rights

15/08/2016

Honda Vietnam’s profit tops $403mn in 2015

11/08/2016

Standard Chartered revises growth forecast downwards

11/08/2016

In Vietnam, coconut worms still sold openly despite ban

11/08/2016

Vietnam Airlines to offer promotional discounts this fall

11/08/2016

Taxes on SMEs to come down to 17%

09/08/2016

Dong Nai wants funds for airport resettlement

09/08/2016

Haiphong announces plan to turn Cat Hai into smart island

09/08/2016

Vietnam province blasted for plan to trademark ‘bun bo Hue’

09/08/2016

Vietnam SOEs yet to publicize financial information as required

09/08/2016

HCM City: nearly 6 bn USD for Sai Gon Peninsula project

05/08/2016

Woori Bank gets green light to open in Vietnam

05/08/2016

LafargeHolcim sells its 65 pct stake in Vietnam joint venture

05/08/2016

Vietnam-Thai trade to reach $20bn by 2020: official

04/08/2016

7.3% minimum wage increase submitted

04/08/2016

Ho Chi Minh City to spend $134mn on business funding

04/08/2016

Expert warns against new steel and oil refinery projects

04/08/2016

HCM City eyes 9,800 USD per capita income by 2020

04/08/2016

Vietnam airport corporation proposes $52m bird-detecting project

03/08/2016

Vietnam gov't to thoroughly inspect Mobifone’s secret acquisition of pay TV operator

03/08/2016

Vietnam real estate giant opens five-star hotel in Myanmar

02/08/2016

HCM City to host Vietnam Coffee Day in December

02/08/2016

Coca-Cola Vietnam fined nearly $20,000 over substandard products

01/08/2016

Vietnamese firm looks to expand canned coconut water business

01/08/2016

Vietfish 2016 exhibition scheduled for early August

01/08/2016

Vietnamese brands yet to ASEAN countries

01/08/2016

Consumer prices up 0.13% in July: statistical agency

25/07/2016

European firms report positive business climate in Q2

22/07/2016

Fake coffee rife in Vietnam

22/07/2016

Thua Thien-Hue draws 88 foreign direct investment projects

22/07/2016

Petrol price plunges for 7th time

22/07/2016

Low feed-in-tariffs deter foreign wind power investors

22/07/2016

World Bank cuts Vietnam’s growth forecast further amid first-half slowdown

22/07/2016

Vietjet offers 1 million domestic promo tickets

22/07/2016

Vietnam Airlines granted 4-star certification by Skytrax

19/07/2016

Vietnam's growth in 2016 projected at only 6%

19/07/2016

Plan for establishing ‘super committee’ to oversee Vietnam’s state companies raises doubts

19/07/2016

Hoa Sen Group to replace ill-fated foreign investors in two multi-billion steel complexes

19/07/2016

US eyes opportunity in Vietnam’s rising demand for clean water: official

19/07/2016

Banks report higher profits in H1

19/07/2016

Hoa Sen Group to replace ill-fated foreign investors in two multi-billion steel complexes

19/07/2016

Vietnam’s gold prices surge 16 pct against global trend

13/07/2016

Moody’s assigns first-time ratings to two Vietnam banks

13/07/2016

Work on Long Thanh airport must start in 2019: Deputy PM

13/07/2016

Ho Chi Minh City hosts used car fair with new features

13/07/2016

Ho Chi Minh City hosts used car fair with new features

13/07/2016

PetroVietnam to hold power company sale-off

13/07/2016

Car industry continues to struggle

30/06/2016

Newly-established firms top 54,000 in half-year

30/06/2016

Dairy maker tops Vietnam’s most valuable brands

30/06/2016

Thailand's PTT delays $20 billion Vietnam refinery and petrochemical complex

30/06/2016

Vingroup breaks ground on two luxurious resorts in north-central Vietnam

28/06/2016

Dong insulated from Brexit fallout

28/06/2016

HCM City’s CPI increases 0.8 percent in June

27/06/2016

Vietnam’s Vingroup debuts greenhouse veggies

26/06/2016

Cautious as Brexit vote begins; Vietnam, Thailand up

24/06/2016

Travel firm has licence revoked for recruiting foreign staff

23/06/2016

Parties urged to pay $160mn tax in Big C Vietnam transfer deal

23/06/2016

Workshop: Improving the Business Environment through Tax Reforms

23/06/2016

300 enterprises to join Vietnam’s largest food industry fair

23/06/2016

Hanoi: CPI in June rises for six consecutive month

23/06/2016

Call to raise deposit rates on US dollar

21/06/2016

New taxes insufficient to deter burgeoning car market

21/06/2016

Vietjet offers 100,000 zero-fare tickets for int’l services

21/06/2016

Fuel prices drop slightly

21/06/2016

Specific law for SMEs being drafted

20/06/2016

10 Vietnamese brands among Asia’s top 1,000

17/06/2016

Vinalines to sell dated ships

17/06/2016

Vietnam, Thailand target 20 million USD trade in 2020

17/06/2016

MTA Vietnam 2016 to open in HCM City

15/06/2016

Duty-free business changes proposed

15/06/2016

Local flower firms could be top exporters

15/06/2016

Vietnam tops productivity growth in ASEAN

15/06/2016

Đà Nẵng to commence key projects

14/06/2016

Dealers jostle to buy heavily-discounted beer in Ho Chi Minh City supermarket

14/06/2016

Property market set for growth: experts

14/06/2016

HCM City to pilot 100 electric taxis

13/06/2016

Deadly toxin found in frozen mackerel in central Vietnam

13/06/2016

Fake, substandard fertilizers on the rise in Vietnam

13/06/2016

WB cuts 2016 global growth forecast to 2.4%

09/06/2016

Ho Chi Minh City requests special mechanism as budget too small for growth

09/06/2016

Local suppliers find blocks to supermarket access

09/06/2016

2017 GDP target overly ambitious

09/06/2016

Air route linking Vinh to Bangkok launched

09/06/2016

Air conditioner and fans sales soar in Hanoi heat wave

07/06/2016

Petrol prices up nearly 700 VND per litre

07/06/2016

HCMC looks to challenge foreign retailers

03/06/2016

Government says no to higher electricity prices

03/06/2016

Vietnamese arm of Filipino drinks company fined over $259,000 for lead in drinks

03/06/2016

Corporate taxes remains largest funding source for state budget

03/06/2016

Developer proposes park, underground mall project near Ho Chi Minh City wharf

03/06/2016

TNS reviews 20 years of growth in Vietnam

31/05/2016

Harmona residents shocked by developer using flats as collateral

31/05/2016

Global economy is ’urgent priority’: G7

31/05/2016

More than 44,000 firms set up five months

31/05/2016

Forbes Vietnam rates top 50 companies

31/05/2016

Vietnam plans $5.5 bln expansion to double Hanoi airport capacity

31/05/2016

Solid liquidity, falling rates boost demand for Vietnam bonds

31/05/2016

Seminar seeks to prevent fake goods

27/05/2016

Vietnamese steel unit of Taiwan’s Formosa under scrutiny over systematic tax violations

27/05/2016

ANZ named Vietnam's best trade finance bank

27/05/2016

Vinamilk opens dairy plant in Cambodia

27/05/2016

Vinpearl named investor of safari park project in Ho Chi Minh City

27/05/2016

Dollar deposit rate of above 0% proposed

26/05/2016

VietJet to buy 100 aircraft from Boeing

25/05/2016

Vietnamese firms join Samsung’s supply chain

25/05/2016

HCM City to host first international coffee and dessert fair

25/05/2016

CPI ups 0.54% in May

24/05/2016

Fitch affirms Vietnam rating at ’BB-’ with a stable outlook

24/05/2016

Ministry of Industry and Trade, GE sign MoU on wind energy cooperation

24/05/2016

Capital high-rises attempt to ensure sufficient parking

23/05/2016

Siam Commercial Bank opens branch in HCM City

23/05/2016

Foreign airlines add direct services to Vietnam this summer

23/05/2016

Petrol prices up more than 200 VND per litre

23/05/2016

Thai Amata VN to spend $200 mln on industrial estates in Vietnam

19/05/2016

Parkson shutters outlet in expat-populated area of Ho Chi Minh City

19/05/2016

Thailand becomes Vietnam's biggest car exporter

19/05/2016

Vietnam could become upper-middle income nation

19/05/2016

New decree facilitates enterprises

19/05/2016

Thailand orders halt to Uber, Grab motorbike taxi service

19/05/2016

China stops buying Vietnamese pigs, causing rapid price drop

17/05/2016

Failed hack via SWIFT on Vietnam bank tried to send funds to Slovenia: central bank

17/05/2016

Vietnam's Vinamilk says scrapping foreign ownership cap

17/05/2016

Vietnam's economy forecast to grow 6.17% in second quarter: CIEM

17/05/2016

Suppliers protest Big C demands

17/05/2016

Red River mega project faces strong opposition

12/05/2016

Big C Vietnam scrutinized for suspected transfer pricing: taxman

12/05/2016

Vietnamese suppliers forced to leave Big C over commissions

12/05/2016

Vietnam urged to give higher priority to renewable energy

10/05/2016

Central Group wins bid for Big C Vietnam

04/05/2016

Vietnam driving consumer electronic sales in Asia Pacific: GfK

04/05/2016

Industrial production up 7.3% in 4 months

04/05/2016

Major banks to lower lending rates

04/05/2016

Nearly 11,000 new firms set up in April

04/05/2016

RoK firms shift overseas business focus to Viet Nam: Yonhap

04/05/2016

Top Thai brands 2016 trade fair set to open in May

28/04/2016

100 tons of clams die mysteriously in central Vietnam

28/04/2016

More than 300 new IPs open in Q1

28/04/2016

Three quarters of housing credit package already disbursed

28/04/2016

House prices inch up in April

28/04/2016

Vietnam, grappling with mass fish deaths, clamps down on seafood sales

28/04/2016

$4bn resort in central Vietnam begins construction

26/04/2016

Lotte Mart to open 60 outlets in Vietnam by 2020: executive

26/04/2016

PM pledges to back enterprises

26/04/2016

Uber launches xe om-hailing service for Vietnam, challenging pioneer Grab

26/04/2016

Adulterating animal feed could carry 20-year prison sentence

26/04/2016

Vietjet to add new routes to Taiwan, Malaysia with 50,000 uber-cheap tickets

18/04/2016

GDP of four ASEAN nations to exceed US$1 trillion in 2030

18/04/2016

Banking, finance employees have highest average income: VCCI

18/04/2016

Vietnam’s inflation to edge up to 5 percent in 2016: report

14/04/2016

Mizuho Asia Partners invests $9.3mn in Vietnamese choco pie maker

14/04/2016

First 100 Renault electric cars to arrive in Vietnam in June

14/04/2016

Ban on Vietnam mango imports to Australia to be lifted

14/04/2016

Local banks face liquidity trap as offshore deposits mount

14/04/2016

Top 500 fastest growing enterprises announced

14/04/2016

Domestic credit growth expected to reach five-year high in 2016

08/04/2016

FDI surges by 119 percent in Q1

08/04/2016

VND deposit interest rates expected to rise 1 pct in 2016

08/04/2016

Petrol prices up over 500 VND per litre

08/04/2016

Vietnam's cattle breeders anxious about contaminated fodder with tough law pending

08/04/2016

30 trillion VND housing stimulus to be extended

08/04/2016

Prime Minister kicks off PetroVietnam’s gas projects

06/04/2016

4G heightens competition among Vietnamese operators

06/04/2016

ANZ predicts Vietnam’s GDP growth at 6.9% in 2016

06/04/2016

New circular puts limit on foreign currency loans

06/04/2016

Vietnam poised to become world’s textile production center: garment executive

06/04/2016

66 percent of Vietnamese businesses pay informal charges: report

06/04/2016

Da Nang ranks as Vietnam’s top business destination for third consecutive year

06/04/2016

GrabCar licensed to operate legally in Vietnam

06/04/2016

Vietnam central bank to issue commemorative 100-dong bill

06/04/2016

Agri-minister apologizes for saying most foods in Vietnam are safe

06/04/2016

Vietnam banks race to keep dollar borrowers as tightened lending conditions near

31/03/2016

ADB claims economy stable despite challenging global environment

31/03/2016

Authorities tighten grips on pyramid schemes

30/03/2016

Vietnam's Masan buys 14 pct of food firm Vissan for $64 mln

30/03/2016

Vingroup crowned most reputable real estate developer in Vietnam

30/03/2016

Military-run airline to join Vietnam’s aviation market

30/03/2016

Construction planned for three airports in north-west region

30/03/2016

Economic growth reaches 5.46% in Q1 amidst signs of slowdown

30/03/2016

Over 10,000 enterprises established, 322,000 jobs created in first quarter

30/03/2016

Drought, salt water intrusion stunt agriculture growth

30/03/2016

Vietnamese taxi firm to provide free Wi-Fi in 1,000 cabs, starting this month

23/03/16

Banks increase deposit rates

23/03/2016

Investors optimistic for 2016

23/03/2016

National Assembly discuss fast-tracking new airport project

23/03/2016

Petrol prices up 670 VND per litre

23/03/2016

Lotteria fined VND146 million for mass food safety violation

23/03/2016

Southern Vietnamese province to seek new investor for resort

16/03/2016

Lotte Group submits initial bid for Casino's Vietnam retail chain: source

16/03/2016

Easing investor procedures must be a top priority

16/03/2016

Thailand pumps $7bn into manufacturing, processing projects in Vietnam: data

16/03/2016

Steel price in Vietnam soars as safeguard measure taken; hoarding suspected

16/03/2016

Government targets 6.5-7% growth for 2016-2020

16/03/2016

Thai startup business, Getlinks expands investment to Vietnam

10/03/2016

Gold no longer glitters in Vietnam as prices fall below global rates

10/03/2016

Int'l furniture fair to be held in HCM City

04/03/2016

Deposit rate touches two-year high of 8 percent

04/03/2016

Dong Nai promises incentives to investors in large-scale fields

04/03/2016

Vietjet Air pampers female passengers on special flights

04/03/2016

Domestic banking assets increase 12.35 percent in 2015

01/03/2016

Taxes eat up 40% of business profits in Vietnam: World Bank

01/03/2016

Vietnam racks up nearly 685 million USD in trade surplus

01/03/2016

Quang Ninh international airport to open by 2017

01/03/2016

National CPI sees slight rise in April

26/04/2016

6-, 7-star hotels needed in Ho Chi Minh City: municipal Party chief

26/04/16

HSBC predict Vietnam as 10th largest exporter by 2050

25/11/15

Banks seek partnerships at international financial conference

13/10/2015

Tax and Regulations
Decree 49/2016/ND-CP amends and supplements sanctioning of administrative violations in the field of prices, charges, fees, invoices management

27/06/2016

LIMCHAROEN - Legal update October

02/11/15

Circular  No.  131/2015/TT-BTC  dated  27  August  2015  (“Circular 131”) (taking effect from 11 October 2015) of the Ministry of Finance on changes in preferential import  tax  rates  imposed  on  synthetic  staple  fibers  of  polyesters  of  HS  code  5503.20.00  in preferential  import  tariff  schedule  issued  together  with  Circular  No.  164/2013/TT-BTC. Accordingly, good with HS code 5503.20.00 has preferential import tax rates increasing from 0% up to 2%.

Society Culture
Visa exemptions for Western European travellers extended

14/04/2016

Retail space more expensive in downtown Saigon than in other big Asian cities

1/12/15

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