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Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Tags: Vietnamese enterprises
Forum suggests ways to bolster exports economic recovery Forum suggests ways to bolster exports, economic recovery
Boosting support for Vietnamese enterprises to capitalize on free trade agreements and engage more deeply in global supply chains is an important solution to fuel post-pandemic exports and economic recovery, the Export Forum 2020 held in Ho Chi Minh City on November 18 heard.
PM approves implementation plan for EVFTA PM approves implementation plan for EVFTA
The Prime Minister has approved a plan to implement the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).
Vietnam fulfills international commitments as EVFTA takes effect Vietnam fulfills international commitments as EVFTA takes effect
Vietnam will continue to fulfill its international commitments so that it can take full advantage of the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and recover its economy amid a resurgence of COVID-19 pandemic.
Domestic enterprises need protection from takeovers: experts Domestic enterprises need protection from takeovers: experts
Vietnamese businesses reeling under financial stress due to the COVID-19 pandemic have become vulnerable to foreign takeovers and need the Government’s support, according to experts.
Nation determines to mobilize all resources for economic development Nation determines to mobilize all resources for economic development
By 2025, the percentage of labor working in the agro-forestry-fishery sector will drop below 30 percent of the total workforce nationwide.
Policies must be in place to tap EVFTA benefits: experts Policies must be in place to tap EVFTA benefits: experts
Policies and regulations must be ready once the Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) is approved so Vietnamese enterprises can reap the benefits of the trade pact.
The digital economy thrives in Vietnam The digital economy thrives in Vietnam
Developing the digital economy is considered by many countries an inevitable trend of Industrial Revolution 4.0 (also known as Industry 4.0). The Vietnamese Government has resolved to grasp this development trend while showing efforts to concentrate resources and create an environment for accelerated development of the digital economy.
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.
Working time and overtime regulations remain controversial Working time and overtime regulations remain controversial
The draft amended Labor Code is expected to be submitted to the National Assembly at its upcoming session this October. However, for the time being, opinions remain divergent on a number of issues such as shortening of working time and increase of the maximum overtime.
Deputy Prime Minister active at 5th Eastern Economic Forum Deputy Prime Minister active at 5th Eastern Economic Forum
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung attended the plenary session of the fifth Eastern Economic Forum under the chair of Russian President Vladimir Putin in Vladivostok city on September 5.

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