Mekong delta promotes Agritourism with farmer participation The travel industry in the Mekong delta has lately taken off with more holiday-makers, increased revenue and more farmer participation. Dong Thap province at the heart of the Mekong Delta is one of provinces with most farmer participating in agri-tourism. Nguyen Be Tu, owner of Tu ca Linh a 3-hectare agritourism farm in Tam Nong District said in these days, many holiday-makers phoned to experience flood season in Dong Thap Muoi when they can enjoy fishing linh fish and other species of animals. Before, Tu family just work on paddy fields and lotus field. After he was sent to visit agritourism farm models in other places, he decided to invest in 3 hectare lotus field into homestay tourism farm. Visitors can live in thatched houses next to lotus fields to breath fresh air and enjoy nature and landscape. Visitors can drain ditches for fish, pick up vegetables and live with kind inhabitants. Owner Tu engaged in agritourism for … [Read more...] about BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 14/10
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Similar to many other developing countries, corporate income tax (CIT) incentives have been a key tool of CIT policy in Vietnam for over 20 years, which has contributed to the achievement of important economic, political objects, inclusive of orientation and attraction of investment capital, especially foreign investment into fields, sectors or localities needing development encouragement consistent with certain periods of the economy. The role and impact on Vietnam’s economy Quoted from Decision No.732/QD-TTg dated May 17, 2011 of the prime minister on strategy of tax system reform in period 2011-2020: “Simplifying the tax incentive policies toward narrowing down the sectors, continuously encouraging investments into the manufacturing sectors of products with great added value, supporting industries, use of high-technology, biotechnology, high-quality services, socialization sectors, localities with difficult and extremely difficult socio-economic conditions” … [Read more...] about Amending, supplementing corporate income tax incentives – opportunity for whom?
They are senior executives at multinational companies. They have wide experience in building an organization or a team with a strong desire to win. The winning culture is an important foundation for talented people to get accelerated in their career. For many business leaders, one of the most read books about leadership is Dr Shelly Leanne’s "Leadership the Barack Obama Way", first published in the United States in 2010. This 400-page book has three parts, two of which discuss how to build a winning culture – a critical foundation to make a lively President of the United States during 8 years. The author wrote that one of Barack Obama’s keys to success is his ability to encourage and inspire the young people and to build a strong team to work together with him. Nowadays, building a winning team is no longer an unfamiliar term in the development strategy of multinational companies and it has become the guiding principle for talents with an ambition to grow and develop … [Read more...] about How to build a winning culture?
Petrol prices drop over 600 VND per litre It was the fourth fuel price cut after five hikes in a row and the eighth cut since the beginning of this year. The decision also reduced the prices of diesel by 637 VND and kerosene and mazut by over 370 VND per litre. RON 92 and E5 are now sold at no more than 14,699 VND and 14,250 VND per litre respectively, while the ceiling prices of diesel 0.05S and kerosene are 11,661 VND and 10,269 VND per litre. The ministries said the global price of fuel during the last 15 days to August 4 was 47.02 USD per barrel, down nearly 3 USD per barrel while the price of diesel 0.05S reduced by approximately 5 USD per barrel. The base fuel prices will be adjusted by the two ministries every 15 days, depending on the fluctuation of world oil and gas prices since the previous announcement and should be in accordance with the government’s Decree 83/2014/ND-CP, and Circular 39/2014/TTLT-BCT-BTC. Laos welcomes Vietnam’s projects on goods … [Read more...] about BUSINESS IN BRIEF 5/8