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Official Gazette

Saturday, December 7, 2019
Tags: foreign investor
Capital contribution by foreigners to Vietnamese companies Capital contribution by foreigners to Vietnamese companies
Foreign investor’s capital contribution to a company will not change its legal status as a Vietnamese company since it was lawfully established and has been operating in accordance with the Vietnamese law on enterprises.
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.
Vietnam encourages RoK businesses to invest in specialized industrial parks Vietnam encourages RoK businesses to invest in specialized industrial parks
Vietnam encourages businesses from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to invest in specialized industrial parks targeting Korean firms and Vietnamese small- and medium-sized enterprises.
Long-awaited regulations on foreign-invested vocational education institutions enacted Long-awaited regulations on foreign-invested vocational education institutions enacted
On February 1, the Government issued Decree 15/2019/ND-CP enacting long-awaited regulations on foreign cooperation and investment in the field of vocational education.
PM pledges optimal conditions for Japanese MUFG Bank in Vietnam PM pledges optimal conditions for Japanese MUFG Bank in Vietnam
The Vietnamese Government is committed to creating the best conditions for foreign firms, including MUFG Bank, to operate in Vietnam, stated Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc at a meeting with Kanetsugu Mike, President and CEO of the Japanese largest bank in Hanoi on February 22.
Top legislator receives Korean prosecutor general Top legislator receives Korean prosecutor general
Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception for Prosecutor General Moon Moo-il of the Supreme Prosecutors’ Office of the Republic of Korea (RoK) in Hanoi on September 29.
PM calls on SMBC to expand investment in Vietnam PM calls on SMBC to expand investment in Vietnam
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc suggested Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) further expand its investment in Vietnam during a reception in Hanoi on November 22 for President of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) and SMBC President Koichi Miyata.
PM lauds Japans role in Mekong region development PM lauds Japan’s role in Mekong region development
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc lauded the role of Japan in boosting cooperation and development in the Mekong region over the past years at an interview granted to Japanese media on the occasion of his visit to Japan and participation in the 10th Mekong-Japan Summit Meeting in the country from October 8-10.
ASEAN capital transaction liberalization: impacts on investment activities in Vietnam ASEAN capital transaction liberalization: impacts on investment activities in Vietnam
This article analyzes two issues: (i) How far AEC has gone in the roadmap to achieve the purpose of capital transactions liberalization and (ii) impacts of the commitments within the AEC regarding capital transaction liberalization on Vietnam’s law on foreign exchange management and on investment activities.
Overview of the legal framework applicable to logistics services in Vietnam Overview of the legal framework applicable to logistics services in Vietnam
Under the legislation on investment, the provision of logistics services qualifies as a conditional business line. The current legal framework applicable to logistics services was enacted in line with the Schedule of Specific Commitments in Services resulting from the negotiations between Vietnam and WTO members.

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