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Friday, February 28, 2020
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2020 key for tech start-ups in Vietnam 2020 key for tech start-ups in Vietnam
Like many other Asian countries, Vietnam is racing its regional counterparts to spur economic innovation with artificial intelligence. Experts say voice recognition technology, AI, blockchain and big data will be major trends in 2020.
VN needs to become low-carbon economy to serve Paris Agreement: experts VN needs to become low-carbon economy to serve Paris Agreement: experts
Vietnam must continue to take “concrete climate actions” to become a low-carbon economy and comply with the global Paris Agreement, a workshop heard in Ho Chi Minh City on January 7.
PM lauds information-communications sectors achievements PM lauds information-communications sector’s achievements
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed comprehensive progress in the information and communications sector this year during its conference in Hanoi on December 28.
Abolishing conditions for condo operation and management: pros and cons Abolishing conditions for condo operation and management: pros and cons
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry has recently submitted a document to the Ministry of Planning and Investment, proposing the removal of the condominium management service from the list of conditional business investment lines in the amended Investment Law.
ASEAN-UN relations becomes role model of cooperation ASEAN-UN relations becomes role model of cooperation
Over the last four decades, ASEAN-United Nations relations have become a role model for cooperation between the UN and regional organizations, said Vice Foreign Minister of Vietnam Nguyen Quoc Dung.
FTAs encourage food imports investments in Vietnam FTAs encourage food imports, investments in Vietnam
Free trade agreements have created opportunities for food imports and foreign investment in the domestic food industry, according to experts.
Fundraising through new channels - opportunities and legal challenges Fundraising through new channels - opportunities and legal challenges
The Fourth Industrial Revolution helps create new products and services as well as business models in an open atmosphere without any distance between the reality and cyber space. However, Vietnam’s existing legal framework still fails to meet the demand for realizing these products, services and models. It is not yet mature for the application of novel forms of raising funds from angel investors or venture investment funds. So far, there is no legal corridor for innovative startups, particularly fintech ones. This article introduces new fundraising channels and their legal challenges and puts forward recommendations for formulating a regulatory sandbox applicable to these channels.
Condotel property market in urgent need of new regulations standards Condotel property market in urgent need of new regulations, standards
A legal framework covering condotel properties is urgently needed to protect the rights of both developers and buyers and to ensure sustainable development.
Equitized public non-business units to enjoy preferential policies Equitized public non-business units to enjoy preferential policies
Joint-stock companies transformed from public non-business units would enjoy incentives like newly established businesses, according to a draft decree prepared by the Ministry of Finance.
UNCLOS - important legal instrument to solve maritime issues UNCLOS - important legal instrument to solve maritime issues
The 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) is an important legal instrument to regulate maritime issues and ensure legitimate rights and interests of countries, heard the second ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF) workshop on implementing UNCLOS in Hanoi on November 13.

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