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Vietnam battles Covid-19 by boosting economy
Which industries will benefit?
Vietnam: Sweeping reform to securities market
The New Law is said to be a radical improvement to securities market regulations in Vietnam and is expected to overcome those shortcomings observed for the past 10 years ...
Vietnam: New Labour Code taking effect on January 1, 2021
The participation in the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) and the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) poses numerous requirements on the reform of laws, including labour laws ...
Notable changes introduced by the amended Labour Code 2019
The legislation includes changes to holidays, retirement age, labour contracts, trade unions and overtime.
Legal issues on peer-to-peer lending business in Vietnam
Peer-to-peer (P2P) lending has been growing rapidly in Vietnam, along with the development of financial technology ...
Can backdating be acceptable?
The effective date of a contract under Vietnamese laws.
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Vietnam battles Covid-19 by boosting economy
Which industries will benefit?
Wind, power and Vietnam
Although Vietnam has long had favorable wind patterns and supporting geography, the serious development of wind power has only recently begun. The industry holds great promise ...
Protecting personal data in cyberspace: enterprise’s obligations under the laws of Vietnam
Some of the key takeaways that enterprises should be aware of ...
Managing the relationship with special managers in Vietnam
Successful cooperation between a special manager and the acquirer requires the involved parties to know, name and manage this relationship ...
Project finance for Vietnam’s energy generation: Powering growth and finding the (political) will
Companies that seize the green opportunity in this emerging market will gain significant advantages in the long term ...
Vietnam update
The new region-based minimum wage, TPP agreement, corporate bonds decree and circulars on foreign exchange management for FDI and PPP.
The Law on Cybersecurity and its effects on enterprises in Vietnam
Foreign service providers may be affected by a new regulation aimed at improving cybersecurity in the country ...
Understanding “Business Transfer”
When investing in a business in Vietnam, an investor may prefer to cherry-pick a specific part of the business rather than buying the entire company ...
Vietnam: New regulations on liquor trading
On September 14, 2017, the government promulgated Decree No. 105/2017/ND-CP on liquor trading (Decree 105) ...
Vietnam: New decree for registration of security measures
The government recently issued a decree to streamline the procedures and requirements for registration of security measures, and improve information disclosure for secured assets ...
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