How to get Advance Rulings (AR) from Customs (U.S., VN)

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Advance Rulings provide certainty and speed up customs clearance.

Avoid possible negative impact from U.S.-China Trade Dispute and risk of “False Declaration of Origin”.

U.S. Advance rulings are legally binding written decisions by U.S. Customs and Border Protection at the request of the person concerned on specific particulars, classification, origin, origin markings, valuation, etc.,  in relation to the intended importation of goods into the United States.
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Customs agency faces large-scale smuggling cases

A number of large-scale smuggling cases employing sophisticated methods have recently challenged the country’s customs agency.

The General Department of Vietnam Customs said that it seized four imported containers consisting of new automotive parts but were labelled as containing scrap.

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AmCham’s World Blood Donor Days 2017 – In the News

More than 852 volunteers donated 1,042 units of blood as part of a drive by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) to celebrate World Blood Donor Day on Jun 12, the first day of a multi-day effort organized in cooperation by AmCham, and the HCM City Institute of Hematology and Blood Transfusion. The drive will end on Jun 21, 2017. Read more

AmCham Scholarship 2018

2018 marks the eighteenth year of The AmCham Scholarship Program. During the last 18 years, the program has been devoting to improving the business environment in Vietnam in general, and the HCM City area in particular,  by helping develop high quality human resources for member companies, as well as helping students develop essential professional working skills. Read more

AmCham Scholarship – Interview Preparation

Successful interviewing begins with preparation. We have some tips for you. Read more

AmCham Scholarship 2017 – Ability Test Results & Interview Schedule

Congratulations on passing the ability test of AmCham Scholarship 2017. Now welcome all listed below to come and shine in the Interview Round:

TIME: Saturday, 25th Nov 2017
VENUE: Crystal 1 Hall, Ground Floor White Palace (194 Hoang Van Thu, Ward 9, Phu Nhuan District)

*** Detailed schedule and important notes will be sent via email.

*** For more helpful information of the interview, find HERE. Read more

AmCham Scholarship – Ability Test

Find the ability test schedule of AmCham Scholarship 2018 here.


The AmCham Scholarship Ability Test is a paper-based test provided by TalentNet Corporation. The test is based on the internationally standardized SHL Test, which includes 2 sections: Read more

AmCham Scholarship 2017 – Screening Results & Ability Test Schedule

Congratulations on passing the screening round of AmCham Scholarship 2017. Now welcome you all to the ability test.

Time: Saturday, 11th Nov 2017
Venue: Windsor Plaza Hotel  (18 An Duong Vuong Street, Ward 9, Dist. 5)
Testing room: Pearl

For more information about the test, see HERE. Read more

AmCham Scholarship 2017 – Q&A in Information Sessions

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FDA plans to use WGS (whole genome sequencing) to protect consumers worldwide from food borne illnesses

The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that as many as 600 million people in the world fall ill every year after eating contaminated food and 420,000 of these people die. U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates for those numbers in the U.S. are 48 million people (1 in 6 Americans) get sick, 128,000 are hospitalized, and 3,000 die each year from foodborne diseases, This is a significant public health burden that is largely preventable. Read more