ANNOUNCEMENT 29 Dec 2017
Vietnam removed the requirement to register the details of goods imported by foreign construction contractors.
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Grant Thornton newsletter - New decree and guidance relating to tax policies, customs, labour issues (7 February 2018)
On 29 December 2017, Vietnam's Ministry of Industry and Trade through Circular 35/2017/TT-BCT removed the requirement for foreign construction contractors to register the details of materials, machinery and equipment imported or temporarily imported for re-exports. This requirement for registration was laid earlier by Circular 53/2015/TT-BCT on 30 December 2015.
The new regulation is valid from 12 February 2018.