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Tightening regulations on corporate bonds issuance in Vietnam
Decree 81 is said to be an attempt to tighten and control corporate bonds issuance in Vietnam in the wake of a worrisome proliferation ...
Vietnam Insurance Market – Share/Capital Acquisition
The Vietnamese insurance market is heating up with many high-valued M&A deals over the last two years ...
The Law on Investment 2020
The current economic situation in Vietnam has revealed various disadvantages and loopholes in the legal framework, especially under the backbone law on investment.
Common ways to acquire real estate projects in Vietnam
Real estate investment in Vietnam can be very challenging for foreign investors due to differences in the legal system, transaction practices, cultural barriers and other factors.
Credit institution restructuring in Vietnam
Challenges for investors participating in restructuring credit institutions with state capital under special control.
Vietnam: Release of long-awaited guidance on Competition Law
The long-waited guidance on the Competition Law — the Decree 35/2020/ND-CP (Decree 35) — was issued on March 24, 2020 with effect from May 15, 2020, and casts light on certain prominent provisions of the Competition Law, such as economic concentration ...
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Vietnam: Liability exemption due to the Covid-19?
On April 1, 2020, the Vietnamese prime minister issued Decision No. 447/QD-TTg to officially declare Covid-19 a nationwide epidemic. The Covid-19 pandemic, along with the application of certain preventive measures of the Vietnamese competent authorities have greatly affected most Vietnamese-based enterprises ...
Dealing with Covid-19 induced delays to real estate investment projects
Investors of ongoing projects may wish to start considering the possible legal responses to delays caused by the pandemic.
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 In-House Handbook & Directory
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