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Friday, December 3, 2021
Tags: foreign investors
Registered FDI up in nine months despite pandemic: conference Registered FDI up in nine months despite pandemic: conference
Despite COVID-19, foreign investors’ new capital registered in Vietnam reached USD 22.15 billion in the first nine months, up 4.4 percent compared to the same period last year, as heard at the Government Portal’s online conference held on September 27 with the participation of a number of localities housing foreign direct investment projects.
Foreign investors affirm confidence in Vietnams economic recovery in post-COVID-19 Foreign investors affirm confidence in Vietnam's economic recovery in post-COVID-19
The fourth outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic starting from late April has had more negative impacts on daily life as well as socio-economic development than the previous waves in the country. However, Vietnam attracted USD 14 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) in the first eight months of this year, only two percent lower than the same period last year, showing foreign investors’ confidence in the country’s economic scenario in the mid-and long terms.
Success of FDI firms vital for Vietnam: PM Success of FDI firms vital for Vietnam: PM
The Vietnamese Government is always ready to create the best conditions for and stand side-by-side with European firms operating in the country, while wishing that EU countries facilitate Vietnamese investments in fields that Europe has demand for, thus fostering balanced and long-term win-win trade and investment cooperation, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has said.
New points of the 2018 Competition Law with regard to cross-border Mamp;A transactions in Vietnam New points of the 2018 Competition Law with regard to cross-border M&A transactions in Vietnam
Cross-border M&A now has become an effective capital mobilization channel, contributing to the diversity of investment attraction of Vietnam economy, intensifying renovation of growth models, restructuring the economy and diversifying forms of business ownership. Nevertheless, approximately 90 percent of the value of cross-border M&A transactions in Vietnam comes from M&A deals in which foreign enterprises invest or purchase shares in Vietnamese companies.
May wholly foreign-owned enterprises acquire land-use rights in Vietnam? May wholly foreign-owned enterprises acquire land-use rights in Vietnam?
Foreign enterprises, including enterprises with 100 percent of foreign capital, joint-venture companies, and Vietnamese enterprises which have their shares purchased by, or are merged with, or are acquired by foreign investors are eligible to use land in Vietnam.
Vietnam named among worlds top 20 host economies for FDI for the first time Vietnam named among world’s top 20 host economies for FDI for the first time
Vietnam was named among the world’s top 20 host economies for foreign direct investment for the first time in 2020 with an inflow of USD 16 billion.
Draft decree to tighten rules on foreign investment in multi-level marketing Draft decree to tighten rules on foreign investment in multi-level marketing
In the future, foreign investors who wish to register for multi-level marketing activities in Vietnam may need three consecutive years of experience in multi-level marketing in another country.
Binh Phuoc province promises support to investors Binh Phuoc province promises support to investors
According to Chairwoman of the Binh Phuoc People’s Committee Tran Tue Hien, Binh Phuoc province has been always consistent with investors’ interests and stands side by side with investors and provides them with the best support as it considers investors’ success its own.
Foreign investors attracted to industrial property Foreign investors attracted to industrial property
Foreign capital continued flowing to industrial real estate via mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in five months of this year, particularly in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City.
Commentary on the 2020 Enterprise Laws new provisions on joint-stock companies Commentary on the 2020 Enterprise Law’s new provisions on joint-stock companies
Although there are no landmark or breakthrough changes in the 2020 Law on Enterprises, it still provides necessary and timely amendments and supplements, making it easier for businesses and investors as well as state management agencies to navigate. In this article, the author only discusses and clarifies the new basic provisions on joint-stock companies of the 2020 Enterprise Law in order to raise awareness about and help improve effectiveness of enforcement for this type of company.

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