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Trump-Xi trade war summit at G20 in Japan still up in the air as ‘conditions not right’, China adviser says

A meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump at the G20 summit in Japan next month is still up in the air as the “current conditions” are not right, a Chinese state researcher said.“Given the current conditions, what can really come out of the G20?” said Zhang Yansheng, the chief research fellow at the state-backed China Centre for International Economic Exchanges think tank, at a government-arranged press briefing on Wednesday. “We in the East need to save our… Source link

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VN pledges favourable conditions for US investors – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

    Workers assemble vans at Ford Việt Nam in the northern province of Hải Dương. — VNS Photo Đoàn Tùng   HÀ NỘI – Việt Nam pledged to create favourable conditions for US companies to invest in and do business efficiently and successfully in Việt Nam, Deputy Prime Minister Trịnh Đình Dũng said.   Dũng was speaking at the 2019 US – Việt Nam Business Summit co-organised by the Việt Nam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), American Chamber of Commerce (Amcham) and the US Chamber of Commerce (USCC) on…

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Prime Minister promises optimal conditions for US enterprises – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI – The Vietnamese Government would create optimal conditions for US enterprises to invest successfully in Việt Nam and was willing to listen to their recommendations to improve the local business environment, said Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc. While receiving a delegation from the US-ASEAN Business Council (USABC), led by its president and CEO Alexander Feldman, in Hà Nội on Thursday, PM expressed his belief that the delegation’s visit would contribute to promoting economic, trade and investment relations between Việt Nam and the US. He…

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Gov’t eases conditions for offshore indirect investment – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Securities companies will need to demonstrate three consecutive years of profits to be eligible for an offshore indirect investment licence. — Photo SSI Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The Government has issued a new decree to facilitate business conditions for offshore indirect investment, credit information activities and intermediary payment services under the management of the State Bank of Việt Nam (SBV). Under Decree No. 16/2019/NĐ-CP, which will take effect on March 20 this year, securities, fund management and insurance firms will be permitted to register for an…

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Vietnam to create favourable conditions for private firms – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — Việt Nam will continue to hasten efforts to improve the business climate in terms of quality to create favourable conditions for the private sector to play its role as a driver in promoting rapid and sustainable economic growth. The country targeted to have one million firms by 2020, of which, there would be a lot of large private corporations who were arising strongly in both domestic and international markets in key sectors like manufacturing, aviation, finance and banking, agriculture and telecommunications. …

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Việt Nam ensures optimal conditions for Samsung’s operations: Deputy PM – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ receives outgoing General Director of Samsung Việt Nam Shim Won Hwan in Hà Nội yesterday.– VNA/VNS Photo Lâm Khánh HÀ NỘI – Deputy Prime Minister Vương Đình Huệ hosted a reception in Hà Nội yesterday for outgoing General Director of Samsung Việt Nam Shim Won Hwan and Shim’s successor Choi Joo Ho. Huệ spoke highly of the contributions of Samsung Việt Nam and Shim, in particular to the socio-economic development of…

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MoIT continues to cut hundred of conditions – Economy – Vietnam News | Politics, Business, Economy, Society, Life, Sports

The Ministry of Industry and Trade would cut and simplify 72.1 per cent of its total business conditions. — Photo hanoimoi.vn Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — The Ministry of Industry and Trade plans to remove and simplify 202 business conditions under its management, accounting for 36.1 per cent of the total, said Nguyễn Anh Sơn, director of the ministry’s Legal Department at a press meeting held in Hà Nội on Wednesday. Sơn said the reduction would focus on areas of food safety, cigarettes, alcohol and chemical trading. With…

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