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Vietnam update
The new region-based minimum wage, TPP agreement, corporate bonds decree and circulars on foreign exchange management for FDI and PPP.
Vietnam's Draft Law on Securities
Plus other updates, including social insurance, the Labour Code, confidentiality, e-invoices and CP-TPP ...
Trade remedies in Vietnam
On April 20, the Ministry of Industry and Trade issued a circular detailing provisions on trade remedies.
Guidelines for food safety rules further streamlining administrative procedures
On February 2, 2018, the government promulgated Decree No. 15/2018/ND-CP guiding some articles of the Law on Food Safety 2010 (Decree 15) ...
Vehicle Import Business Licence required in Vietnam
Decree 116 regulates the statutory conditions of vehicle manufacture, assembly, import and warranty & maintenance services.
Recent changes regarding trading rights of Foreign Invested Enterprises
During the past 11 years, Decree 23 has been a barrier to the trading activities of foreign investors in the Vietnam market, especially in the retail industry.
Vietnam Related News
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 ...
Vietnamese citizens allowed to game at casinos
On January 16, 2017, Vietnam’s government issued a decree that allows citizens to game at casinos. Decree No. 03/2017/ND-CP on casino business operations (Decree 03) took effect on March 15, 2017...
Vietnam In-House Handbook & Directory
Vietnam Chapter (including firm directory)