With internet penetration increasing annually by 10 percent, opportunities abound for internet based services within the Vietnamese market. In this article, Vietnam Briefing outlines laws, guidance, and issues of compliance surrounding the provision of streaming video services within Vietnam.
This edition of Vietnam Regulatory Brief examines updated safety requirements for car owners, compliance issues for Paid TV providers, and emerging opportunities in Vietnam’s gambling industry.
After months of delay by Vietnamese authorities, Decree 118/2015 became effective last November. One of the most important areas of treaty guidance under the aforementioned decree concerns overlapping investment agreements.
This edition of Vietnam Regulatory Brief examines new preferential customs treatment for companies in compliance in Vietnam, an elimination of interest on dollar denominated deposits, and new labeling for GM foods.
This edition of Vietnam Regulatory Brief examines new, eased import/export procedures, changes to Vietnam’s Investment Law, and a VAT holiday for troubled investments.
In terms of obtaining a trademark, Vietnam is like many of its ASEAN neighbors in adopting a “first to file” registration system. In this article, we examine both national and international strategies for trademark protection in Vietnam.
This edition of Vietnam Regulatory Brief examines new, streamlined regulations for pharmaceutical companies, possible eased visa restrictions for US businessmen, and an unveiled e-portal for Vietnam’s finance ministry.
This edition of Vietnam Regulatory Brief examines new allowances for the import of used machinery, a push for slot machines at airports, and new disclosure requirements for publicly traded companies.
This edition of Vietnam Regulatory Brief examines new minimum wage rules, a crackdown on incorrect business licenses, and a new draft circular on mineral exports.
In part one of this multi-part series, Vietnam Briefing takes a closer look at trademarks, how to get them, and their enforcement in the country.