Vietnam has expanded the Lao Cai border-gate economic zone to include an updated grouping of districts within the greater Lao Cai area. Read more to learn whether your current or future projects are scheduled to gain access to the zone and its benefits.
Vietnam’s state bank has published a draft circular which is set to limit the ability of foreign nationals to open accounts and deposit in Vietnamese banks. Understand the circular and learn how it will impact investment within the country.
On June 8, 2016, Vietnam’s Ministry of Information and Communication and the Ministry of Science and Technology issued a Joint Circular on the amendment and recovery of fraudulent domain names. Understand what the Circular means for IP protection, and learn how to leverage it to safeguard operations.
In this week’s Vietnam Regulatory Brief we discuss import duty exemptions, highlight foreign contractor licensing, and analyze a new Cambodian information exchange program
In this week’s Vietnam Regulatory Brief, we highlight a casino ban for Vietnamese nationals, discuss dumping duties on timber exports, and analyze the increased tax compliance for Uber.
Vietnam’s Ministry of Labor (MOLISA) has released the text of proposed technical standards for heavy manufacturing aimed at improving safety standards for workers within the country, presenting new issues of compliance for investors.
Vietnam has tabled a proposal to remove restrictions on a number of healthcare related business lines currently on its conditional investment list. Learn which industries have been deregulated and where opportunities lie to tap into Vietnam’s emerging middle class.
In this week’s Vietnam Regulatory Brief we highlight trade progress with Brunei, analyze environmental and construction tax incentives, and discuss a looming Pokemon Go ban.
The passage of Decree 50 in Vietnam has updated fines related to mismanagement and compliance in bidding, investment registration, and enterprise management. Understand how your business will be impacted by these developments.
In this week’s Vietnam Regulatory Brief we highlight minimum wage hikes, discuss tax law amendments, and analyze noise limits for offices within the country.