Vietnam to amend 10 laws to further facilitate investment and business activities

Vietnam to amend 10 laws to further facilitate investment and business activities

The government on August 20 issued Resolution No.94/NQ-CP, approving the amendments of 10 laws to facilitate business and investment activities.
Vietnam to amend legal documents in insurance business and for radio frequencies

Vietnam to amend legal documents in insurance business and for radio frequencies

The Vietnamese government on August 17 discussed amendments of some laws and legal documents on insurance business and radio frequencies, among others, to further facilitate business activities.
ASL Law introduces Legal Handbook amid COVID-19 times

ASL Law introduces Legal Handbook amid COVID-19 times

Hanoi-based full-service law firm ASL Law has just introduced a Legal Handbook on Labour and Employment, providing a useful reference for businesses in COVID-19 times.
Environment law’s detailed overhaul

Environment law’s detailed overhaul

The National Assembly last November passed the revised Law on Environmental Protection which will take effect from January 1, 2022, replacing the old version released in 2014.
Clarifications from competition authority on negative control

Clarifications from competition authority on negative control

The definition of “control” is important to determine if a transaction may be caught by the new merger filing requirements under the Law on Competition 2018 and Decree No.35/2020, taking effect on May 2020, on detailed regulations of a few provisions of this law.
Managing partner of ASL Law Firm ranked top 100 lawyers in Vietnam

Managing partner of ASL Law Firm ranked top 100 lawyers in Vietnam

Pham Duy Khuong, representative from ASL LAW is in the list of Vietnam’s list of 100 top lawyers voted and announced by Asia Business Law Journal.
First Vietnamese company authorised to hold online auction

First Vietnamese company authorised to hold online auction

No.5 National Auction Partnerships is the first company nationwide allowed to conduct online auctions under the Law on Property Auction 2016.
Vaibhav Saxena: Legal improvements increase investment attraction

Vaibhav Saxena: Legal improvements increase investment attraction

Looking at the bright future ahead, lawyer Vaibhav Saxena talked about his journey in the Southeast Asian country and future expectations.
SOE concept a focus of law discussion

SOE concept a focus of law discussion

Varying comments continue to hit the draft amendments to the Law on Enterprises 2014 and the Law on Investment 2014, with further revisions cited for state holding in state-owned enterprises garnering heightened attention among investors.
Law revisions open doors for business

Law revisions open doors for business

With fresh changes made by the National Assembly in the investment and enterprises laws, businesses are expected to benefit more from new improvements in the business climate.
In-house Lawyers Congress 2019 to open in Hanoi in November 

In-house Lawyers Congress 2019 to open in Hanoi in November 

The In-House Congress Hanoi 2019 is expected to open on November 19, bringing together leading professionals from both the private and public sectors.
Grant Thornton bi-annual tax seminar in Ho Chi Minh City

Grant Thornton bi-annual tax seminar in Ho Chi Minh City

Gran Thornton Vietnam wil hold its bi-annual Business Tax and Regulation Seminar on April 16, 2019 at Lotte Legend Hotel Saigon, Ho Chi Minh City.
Business law reform must press ahead

Business law reform must press ahead

The Seminar on Business Legislation gave a picture of business law in Vietnam, reviewing the regulations that have a great impact on the business community.
How to maximise value added tax refunds

How to maximise value added tax refunds

Many enterprises are not aware of the workload, time-consuming assessment process, as well as potential tax risks to successfully obtain VAT refund.
Optimising benefits from tax incentives

Optimising benefits from tax incentives

Corporate income tax incentive is a big concern for most investors when doing business in Vietnam, and there are many pitfalls ahead.
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