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Vietnam Updates From ADK - Vol. 26: Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism released temporary guidance on welcoming international tourists to Vietnam
Bản Tin Pháp Luật Từ ADK - Số 26: Bộ Văn hóa, Thể thao và Du lịch ban hành hướng dẫn tạm thời thí điểm đón khách du lịch quốc tế đến Việt Nam
  • ADK Lawyers
November 20 2021

In this update: 1) Temporary guidance on welcoming international tourists to Vietnam, 2) Supplementing regulations of contents, forms of Certificates of compulsory fire and explosion insurance, 3) Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam proposed offering aid packages for workers who return to cities to work.


Decree 85 amending e-commerce regulations
  • PwC Legal Vietnam
November 19 2021

Following on from the new rules to tighten up the taxation of e-commerce (please refer to our previous NewsBriefs for further details on related tax and customs regulations), on 25 September the Government issued Decree 85/2021 setting out new rules on e-commerce.


Vietnam Weekly Update - 15 November 2021
Cập Nhật Hàng Tuần Việt Nam - 15 Thang 11 2021
  • BLawyers Vietnam
November 17 2021

In this week’s legal update: 1) Amending and supplementing several articles of Decree No. 83/2014/ND-CP on petrol and oil trading, 2) Guidance on handling overpaid tax in case of false declaration of value of imported goods, 3) Amending on the subjects entitled to defer the payment to Trade Union funds.


Vietnam: Draft Circular guiding the contents of foreign exchange management for enterprises' foreign borrowing and debt repayment
  • Apolat Legal
November 15 2021

In this update: 1) The draft Circular guiding the contents of foreign exchange management for enterprises' foreign borrowing and debt repayment, and 2) The draft Decree on the management of export and import goods transacted via e-commerce.


Establishing an Offshore Holding Company for Vietnamese Startups
  • Indochine Counsel
November 15 2021

This article will look at the legally promulgated process for a Vietnamese startup to setup an offshore holding company with a Vietnamese subsidiary and the possibility for additional subsidiaries in other jurisdictions.


Tax Alert - Transfer pricing in Vietnam
  • EY Vietnam
November 12 2021

With the recent enhancement of the Vietnam transfer pricing (TP) regulations, full compliance with TP obligations is critical for taxpayers to mitigate potential related risks in the context of increasing tax audits and TP related adjustments by the Vietnam tax authorities.


Vietnam: Customs Alert No. 04/2021 - The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement
  • EY Vietnam
November 12 2021

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP) amongst 10 ASEAN member countries and Australia, China, Japan, New Zealand, and Republic of Korea, will come into force in January 2022.


AMLO Notification Calls for Stringent Customer ID Measures and KYC Procedures from 25 September 2021 Onward
  • DFDL Thailand
November 10 2021

28 January 2021 saw the release of a Notification Concerning Guidelines for the Identification and Verification of Customers and Ultimate Beneficial Owners (“AMLO Notification”) by the Anti-Money Laundering Office (“AMLO”).


Vietnam Weekly Update - 8 November 2021
Cập Nhật Hàng Tuần Việt Nam - 10 Thang 11 2021
  • BLawyers Vietnam
November 10 2021

In this Legal Update: 1) Detailed regulations on solutions to support businesses and people affected by the Covid-19 epidemic; 2) The application of "Vaccine Passport" and measures to create favorable conditions for foreign experts to enter for economic purposes; and 3) Deposit level for travel service business.


Additional Measures to Support Private Sector Workers & Revive the Post-COVID-19 Economy (Round 10)
  • DFDL Cambodia
November 10 2021

On 28 October 2021, the Royal Government of Cambodia (“RGC”) implemented ‘Round 10’ of measures aimed at mitigating the impacts of COVID-19 on businesses and workers in Cambodia. In readiness for the economy re-opening Cambodia has been receiving vaccines through support and direct purchases from various manufacturers.


Vietnam Weekly Update - 8 November 2021
Cập Nhật Hàng Tuần Việt Nam - 08 Thang 11 2021
  • BLawyers Vietnam
November 09 2021

In this week’s legal update: 1) Detailed regulations on several solutions to support businesses and people affected by the Covid-19 epidemic, 2) The application of "Vaccine Passport" and measures to create favorable conditions for foreign experts to enter for economic development purposes; and 3) Deposit level for travel service business.


Laos, Cryptocurrency Mining, and Vietnam
  • Indochine Counsel
November 08 2021

In September, the government of Laos authorized six companies to mine and trade cryptocurrency. This last week they announced that as part of the country's expansion into the cryptocurrency markets, they anticipate to include nearly 200 million USD in their 2022 national budget from Bitcoin mining.


Vietnam Updates from ADK - Vol. 24: The Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2021 – 2025 was officially approved
  • ADK Lawyers
November 08 2021

In this update: 1. The Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2021 – 2025 was officially approved, 2. Discount 80% of deposit for travel service providers until the end of 2023, 3. List of national projects calling for foreign investment in the period 2021-2025.


Decree 92/2021 guiding the implementation of Resolution 406 on tax support measures
  • PwC Legal Vietnam
November 05 2021

Following Resolution 406 dated 19 October setting out some measures to help taxpayers affected by COVID 19, the Government has now released Decree 92/2021 guiding the implementation of Resolution 406.


Circular 80/2021 guiding the implementation of the Law on tax admin 2019 and Decree 126/2020
  • PwC Legal Vietnam
November 04 2021

On 29 September 2021, the Ministry of Finance released Circular 80/2021 providing guidance on a number of articles in the Law on Tax Admin 2019 and Decree 126/2020. The new Circular will be effective from 1 January 2022 and replaces a number of existing regulations, including Circular 156/2013.


Vietnam Weekly Update - 1 November 2021
ập Nhật Hàng Tuần Việt Nam - 01 Thang 11 2021
  • BLawyers Vietnam
November 02 2021

In this week’s Legal Update: 1) Guidance on the tax declaration of branches located in a different province from the head office; 2) Tax incentive policies; and 3) The entrustment of importing goods for export production.


New public disclosure rules in Vietnam stock markets
  • Venture North Law Firm
November 02 2021

Following the issuance of the new Securities Law 2019, in November 2020, the Ministry of Finance issued Circular 96/2020 guiding on disclosure of information on securities market (Circular 96/2020) with effect from 1 January 2021.


Can the parties agree to have a unanimous award in an arbitration agreement?
  • Venture North Law Firm
November 02 2021

It is not clear if under Vietnamese law, the parties can agree in an arbitration agreement that the award of the tribunal must be a unanimous award instead of a majority award.


Potential loss of priority upon re-registration of security interest over listed securities with Vietnam Securities Depository
  • Venture North Law Firm
November 02 2021

From 1 January 2021, Decree 155/2020 requires securities interests over listed securities to be registered with the Vietnam Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation (VSD). Since security interest over unlisted securities is registered with the National Register Agency of Secured Transactions (NRAST), a re-registration of the security interest with VSD is likely to be required when the unlisted securities become listed.


New regulations on e-commerce activities in Vietnam
  • Venture North Law Firm
November 02 2021

n September 2021, the Government issued Decree 85/2021 amending and supplementing some articles of Decree 52/2013 on e-commerce (the E-Commerce Decree). Decree 85/2021 will take effect from 1 January 2022 with substantial changes on the conditions applicable to foreign investors in e-commerce sector.


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