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Encouraging startups and SMEs in Vietnam
As well as changes at the Ministry of Industry and Trade and new measures relating to industrial parks and economic zones.
New list of state-owned enterprises to be equitised by the end of 2020
The new list includes several major SOEs, such as Agribank, Vinacomin and VNPT.
Vietnam: New guidance on forex management to FDI enterprises
Some significant improvements regarding capital transactions and M&A pertaining to foreign-invested enterprises in Vietnam ...
New Decree on special preferential import/export tariffs under the CPTPP
Plus recent Vietnam updates on insurance, public investment and minimum wages.
The challenges of establishing residential housing projects on mixed-use land areas in Vietnam
Grey areas in Vietnam's housing laws may increase financial risks to developers.
Vietnam: Tightened policy on import of used machineries, equipment and technological lines
From 2015, the import of used machineries and technological lines is subject to the Circular 23/2015/TT-BKHCN, which contains some inadequate points causing difficulties in import of used machineries, technological lines, especially those of more than 10 years old in fact ...
Vietnam Related News
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 ...
VIETNAM: New regulations on technology transfer
The Law on Technology Transfer No. 80/2006/QH11 (the 2006 LOTT) was issued on November 29, 2006 when Vietnam was preparing for its accession to the WTO ...
New regulation on title retention in Vietnam
The retention of title, a legal concept recognised throughout the world, has now officially become one of the security measures for the performance of obligations in Vietnam ...
Vietnam Update – Q2, 2017
Including electronic visas, IPRs taxes, import/export rules, new tax regulations for farmland use, management of investment projects and commercial mediation ...
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