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Tuesday, September 25, 2018
Tags: foreign investor
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.
BAC NINH province - a hi-tech development hotspot BAC NINH province - a hi-tech development hotspot
Bac Ninh is rich in culture and revolutionary tradition and well-known for a number of cultural and historical celebrities as well as folk art, particularly “quan ho” (love duets) singing that was recognized as a UNESCO Masterpiece of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity.
Retail market management development regulations to be revised Retail market management, development regulations to be revised
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has asked ministries, sectors and localities to revise the regulations on wholesale and retail markets, support development of domestic retailers and better manage distribution and retail activities of foreign-invested retail companies.
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.
VN laws need fine tuning for TPP: report VN laws need fine tuning for TPP: report
Vietnam’s legal framework is compatible with most of the commitments on investment it has undertaken under the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement but not compatible with commitments on transfer and investor-state dispute resettlement, Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry announced yesterday.
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.
Ministry proposes conditions for licensing foreign-invested economic institutions Ministry proposes conditions for licensing foreign-invested economic institutions
A foreign-invested economic institution must carry out procedures in order to get a business license or a license for setting up wholesale or retail establishments if it wishes to conduct goods purchase and sale and other relevant activities for commercial purposes in Vietnam.
New regulation on foreign-invested goods distributors to be drafted New regulation on foreign-invested goods distributors to be drafted
The Ministry of Industry and Trade is expected to draft a government decree to clearly specify types of foreign-invested enterprises engaged in goods trading in Vietnam required to apply for business licenses.
Top 10 legal documents in 2015 Top 10 legal documents in 2015
These include the amended Civil Code, the amended Penal Code, Government Decree No. 15/2015/ND-CP, Government Decree No. 82/2015/ND-CP, etc.

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