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Thursday, October 28, 2021
Tags: stock exchange
Official Gazette issues Nos 65-69/2021 released on September 10 2021 Official Gazette issues Nos 65-69/2021, released on September 10, 2021
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.
Glossary of derivative terms Glossary of derivative terms
Eleven laws came into force from January 1 Eleven laws came into force from January 1
These include the Labor Code, the Invetment Law, the Enterprise Law, the Law on Investment in the Form of Public-Private Partnership, the Securities Law, the Youth Law, the Law on Mediation and Dialogue at Court, among others.
New requirements on information disclosure on securities market New requirements on information disclosure on securities market
From January 1, 2021, entities obliged to perform information disclosure include public companies; bond issuers; institutions carrying out initial public offering (IPO); corporate bond-listing institutions; securities companies and securities investment fund management companies; Vietnam-based branches of overseas securities companies and investment funds; Vietnam-based representative offices of foreign securities companies and fund management companies; and public funds and public securities investment companies, among others.
New decree lifts sentiment extends market rally New decree lifts sentiment, extends market rally
Vietnamese shares rebounded on September 28 as market sentiment remained positive, following a new decree recently released to cut tax for virus-hit businesses.
New revised Securities Law available on Official Gazette issues Nos. 136-144 of 2019 New revised Securities Law available on Official Gazette issues Nos. 136-144 of 2019
Adopted in late 2019 with many new changes, the amended Law on Securities, available on Official Gazette issues Nos. 136-144 of 2019, is expected to make a positive impact on the Vietnam’s stock market.
Official Gazette issues Nos 07-09/2019 published on May 04 2019 Official Gazette issues Nos 07-09/2019, published on May 04, 2019
Draft Securities Law proposes expanding foreign holding cap Draft Securities Law proposes expanding foreign holding cap
The Ministry of Finance has recently held a series of conferences to collect opinions from legal experts and stakeholders on the draft Securities Law, focusing on such issues as conditions for acquiring public company status and foreign holding cap in public companies, public offering and private placement of stocks and bonds, powers of the State Securities Commission, and organizational and operational model of Stock Exchanges.
Nine solutions for a sustainable securities market Nine solutions for a sustainable securities market
Since its founding 22 years ago, Vietnam’s securities market has significantly grown and constantly improved its structure as an important capital raising channel of the economy, contributing to improving the market economy institution and promoting international integration.

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