The Hanoi Taxation Department office. Vietnam may face a potential loss of VND42.3 billion to the State budget revenue due to the impact of the coronavirus epidemic – PHOTO: VNA HCMC – The State budget may face a shortfall of some VND42.3 trillion (US$1.8 billion) this year due to the ongoing spread of the novel coronavirus, or Covid-19, according to the Ministry of Planning and Investment. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus may lower Vietnam’s State budget by VND42.3 trillion: ministry
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Hanoi (VNA) – Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on February 17 congratulated the Government Inspectorate of Vietnam and the Russian Presidential Anti-Corruption Directorate on their expanded anti-corruption cooperation. At a reception for Chief of the Russian Presidential Anti-Corruption Directorate Chobotov Andrey Sergeevich in Hanoi, the PM lauded effective cooperation activities between the two agencies like the sharing of information and experience in corruption combat. He stressed that Vietnam attaches importance to anti-corruption work, considering this an important task and one of the top priorities in building a professional, modern and efficient administrative system. Many corruption cases have been brought to light in Vietnam, he said, adding that the political system and mass organisations have always kept a close watch on the efforts. The leader rejoiced at achievements Russia has recorded over the past time, saying they have greatly contributed to global peace … [Read more...] about PM lauds Vietnam-Russia anti-corruption cooperation
A man has his body temperature measured at a checkpoint set up at an entrance to Son Loi Commune in Binh Xuyen District, Vinh Phuc Province, Vietnam in this photo taken on February 11, 2020. Photo: Nguyen Khanh / Tuoi Tre P.V.T., who runs a veterinary drugstore in Son Loi, said he has never experienced such a situation in his 50 years of life. … [Read more...] about Vietnam’s COVID-19 epicenter dogged by stigma
The 28-year-old, who holds dual citizenship in the U.S. and Vietnam, netted five goals last month alone, and a total of 18 during the season, which is fourth most in the MLS and the most ever by a pure midfielder in the U.S.’s highest-level football (soccer) league. … [Read more...] about Why couldn’t Lee Nguyen have high-flying career in Vietnam as in MLS?
Many Vietnamese goods already benefit from preferential access to EU markets under a scheme offered to poorer developing countries. However, this applies to duties on two-thirds of product types and tariffs still apply, albeit at a lower rate, to garments. … [Read more...] about EU opens trade door to Vietnam, closes it to Cambodia
“He could have killed anybody,” said Eakes. “I don’t think it had to only be prostitutes and runaways. [And] I still suspect he has many secrets and things that he did but never told us about. I don’t think it’s shame — shame is actually the wrong word because I don’t think he feels shame. Like the necrophilia — he didn’t volunteer that information. That had to be taken out of him… And I think there are other things like that. We’ll just never know exactly how dark he really is.” … [Read more...] about Green River Killer Gary Ridgway still hiding many ‘dark secrets’ despite confession, says prosecutor in documentary