Around 3,500 business rules and formalities have been reviewed and removed under the new Law on Investment
But some criticize the proposed criteria for the rankings as "unachievable"
Thousands of paperwork requirements are expected to be removed on July 1, but time is running short
Annual survey PAPI found growing concern about corruption and the government’s willingness to fight corruption
In an attempt to promote the e-system, banks in HCMC will stop accepting cash from corporate taxpayers
Many said they were mistreated because they did not pay unofficial fees
Many fear that the delays, usually of many months, are deliberate on the part of tax officials and meant to...
The foreign investor claimed that officials attempted to solicit US$15,000 in bribes in return for an investment license
The country has been ranked 90th by the World Bank this year, moving up three spots
The company from the British Virgin Islands claims it was asked to pay at least $15,000 for an investment...
Many products are needlessly quarantined and the procedures are long-drawn-out, affecting the competitiveness of Vietnamese businesses
The customs tests are beyond what is necessary and have allowed bribery to persist
Vietnam is dragging its feet on a plan to cut the length of import procedures to two weeks
40 percent believe that they will be unfairly treated if they do not pay 'unofficial fees'
Raw materials imported for making products for export will be exempt from tax straightaway