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Monday, September 16, 2019
Tags: Enterprise Law
Sectors and trades subject to market access conditions proposed Sectors and trades subject to market access conditions proposed
A list of sectors and trades in which foreign investors are subject to market access conditions has been added to the latest draft Law revising the Investment Law and Enterprise Law, prepared by the Ministry of Planning and Investment.
Ministry proposes revising the Investment and Enterprise Laws Ministry proposes revising the Investment and Enterprise Laws
The Ministry of Planning and Investment is working on a draft law revising the Law on Investment and Law on Enterprises, in a bid to further improve business and investment environment and raise the efficiency and effectiveness of state management activities.
Draft Securities Law proposes expanding foreign holding cap Draft Securities Law proposes expanding foreign holding cap
The Ministry of Finance has recently held a series of conferences to collect opinions from legal experts and stakeholders on the draft Securities Law, focusing on such issues as conditions for acquiring public company status and foreign holding cap in public companies, public offering and private placement of stocks and bonds, powers of the State Securities Commission, and organizational and operational model of Stock Exchanges.
New law expected to boost development of SMEs New law expected to boost development of SMEs
The Law on Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises was passed by the National Assembly last year in a hope to facilitate the formulation of comprehensive support policies and programs for these subjects. This article highlights novel points of the Law.
Businesses rate good and bad regulations Businesses rate good and bad regulations
A list of 114 good regulations and 123 bad regulations was selected among 9,297 nominations sent in by people and organizations from many state agencies, associations and the business community in response to the rating of regulations concerning business activities first ever launched in Vietnam.
Decision No. 06/2016/TT-BKHDT Decision No. 06/2016/TT-BKHDT
Guiding a number of articles of the Government’s Decree No. 15/2015/ND-CP of February 14, 2015, on investment in the form of public-private partnership
Current investment and commercial laws: some implications for foreign-invested enterprises in Vietnam Current investment and commercial laws: some implications for foreign-invested enterprises in Vietnam
Under current Vietnamese legislation, a foreign-invested enterprise (FIE) is understood as an enterprise having a foreign investor as its member or shareholder and is recognized as a Vietnamese one. However, in investment and commercial activities, these entities are subject to different regulations compared to other Vietnamese enterprises. This article brings out these differences in the investment procedures and settlement of disputes involving these FIEs.
Proposed changes to investment law mostly concern foreign investors Proposed changes to investment law mostly concern foreign investors
The Government Office, the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) and the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) last month jointly held a seminar in Hanoi to discuss a draft law revising a dozen of laws on business and investment.
AEC 2025: Fresh opportunities and challenges for Vietnam AEC 2025: Fresh opportunities and challenges for Vietnam
Over the past twenty-one years, Vietnam has actively and proactively participated in the ASEAN economic integration and, together with other ASEAN member countries, in laying down important foundations for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) to be officially founded on December 31, 2015.
Legislative work: A half year in review Legislative work: A half year in review
Over the first half of 2016, the Government has shown impressive efforts to draft and issue a large number of legal documents focusing on resolving difficulties and removing obstacles in investment and business activities.

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