Once the CPTPP is ratified, the potential for increased Canadian trade and investment in Vietnam, its largest trade partner in ASEAN is strong. Read more to know about their trade relations, the impact of CPTPP on businesses, and opportunities for Canadian investors.
Vietnam issued new regulations on the use of electronic invoices, which will be mandatory from November 1, 2018. Read more to know about the types of e-invoices, how to issue them, and the transition period for businesses.
To achieve its Sustainable Development Goals, Vietnam needs to focus on developing its private sector, along with increasing government revenues, reducing debts, and reforming state-owned enterprises. Read more to know about the private and public investment sources and what more needs to be done to bridge the funding gap.
Demographic changes and economic development has led to the rapid growth in healthcare spending, thereby opening new opportunities for investors in areas such as healthcare facilities, pharmaceuticals, and medical training. Read more to know about Vietnam’s healthcare industry, hospital systems, and investment opportunities.
For foreign investors, Vietnam’s M&A market offers huge opportunities in the public and private sectors. M&A transactions have increased since 2017 and will continue to do so in 2018. Read more to know about the major M&A sectors, regulations, investor concerns, and opportunities in 2018.
Vietnam’s new Competition Law, which will come into effect in 2019, focuses on competition restraining agreements, regulatory authorities, economic concentration, and unfair competitive practices. Read more to know about the changes and how it will lead to a fair and competitive market.
The Administrative Procedures Compliance Costs Index quantifies the cost that individuals and firms must bear to comply with administrative procedures. Read more to know which procedures cost more and how much time is spent on compliance activities.
With rapidly changing consumer trends, advertising is key for attracting and retaining consumers in a dynamic emerging market like Vietnam. Read more to know about the different advertising channels and how consumers differ in terms of region, reach, and frequency.
The US-China trade war has accelerated the trend of manufacturers realigning their supply chains to minimize risks. In addition to its geographic proximity, Vietnam offers several advantages for such businesses. Read more to know about the ways to minimize risks and what makes Vietnam a viable alternative.
The legal review of the EU Vietnam FTA recently concluded. Now both parties will review the Investment Protection Agreement, which aims to protect investors and investments. Read more to know about the agreement, protection mechanism, tribunals, and alternative dispute settlement procedures.