Regional minimum wage to surge from 2015 08:29 | 11/11/2014

VGP – Since January 1, 2015, the monthly minimum wage for employees will increase from VND 2.15 million (US$102) to VND 3.1 million (US$ 147).

New policies take effect in November 17:04 | 02/11/2014

VGP – A string of policies on divestment, fuel prices, attraction of foreign scientists; import tax exemption on medical equipment, value-added tax, road user charges come into effect since November, 2014.  

Tougher punishments on monetary-banking infringements 17:31 | 26/10/2014

VGP – Since December 12, administrative infringements on monetary area and banking activity shall be fined up to billions Viet Nam Dong. 

New policies take effect since October 15:18 | 01/10/2014

VGP – New policies on storm-resistant house construction in the Central region, social network management, and lower personal income tax (PIT) for individuals at economic zones shall come into force since October, 2014.

Updated new policies on foreigners in VN 10:14 | 03/09/2014

VGP – A string of fresh policies on foreign-related elements were introduced in the first eight months including foreign strategic investors, sub-lease of job, preferential corporate tax, international goods trading activities with foreigners, temporary import for re-export, and indirect investment capital account.

Fresh policies take effect since September 17:22 | 31/08/2014

VGP – A series of new policies on SOEs, recruitment of Vietnamese workers in foreign organizations, foreign exchange, and gambling business for foreigners come into effect since September, 2014.

Circular on tax for foreign organizations, individuals in VN 20:25 | 18/08/2014
VGP – The Ministry of Finance has issued  Circular No. 103/2014/TT-BTC  guiding tax levied on foreign organizations and individuals operating business in Viet Nam or receiving incomes in Viet Nam.
Fresh policies come into effect in August 17:57 | 03/08/2014

VGP – New polices on aquatic development, reception of citizens, online selection of contractors, classification of State-owned enterprises and corporate income tax will take effect in August, 2014.

Gov’t issues decree on economic groups, corporations 16:37 | 19/07/2014
VGP – The Government has issued the Decree 69/2014/ND-CP on establishment, re-arrangement and operation of State economic groups and corporations.
New policies take effect in July 13:01 | 02/07/2014

VGP – New policies taking effect in July include the new Land Law and regulations on supervising and inspecting State-owned enterprises.