Crucial legislative developments in the bond market

Crucial legislative developments in the bond market

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has previously issued regulations on prudential ratios and limits over banking activities while recently the ability of businesses to pay loans and interest has been severely affected by the current pandemic. As a result of these twinned developments, commercial banks have become more and more cautious in granting credit.
Installing a robust e-signature model

Installing a robust e-signature model

Pandemic difficulties have demonstrated the shortcomings of traditional methods for entering and executing contracts and other legal documents. Associate Dang Hoan My and legal assistant Truong Cong Thanh from law firm Indochine Counsel address some of the issues currently facing electronic signatures under Vietnamese laws.
The need for social housing in industrial zones is vital

The need for social housing in industrial zones is vital

In the context of the pandemic, manufacturing activities in industrial zones (IZs) became nearly impossible in some southern areas, which led to the disruption of the supply chain and a shortage of labour. One reason for this situation is that localities were not interested in developing social housing for workers.
Convening efficient company meetings in today’s environment

Convening efficient company meetings in today’s environment

It is critical for businesses to know that they can solicit member and shareholder consent in a timely manner.