Vietnam Banking Financing
- Thursday 09.02.2017 07:19
- Keys: Vietnam Banking Financing
VEITNAM - BANKING AND FINANCING – OUTLOOK ON THE EUROPEAN UNION VIETNAM FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (EVFTA)
By Oliver Massmann
Vietnam’s constant growth is highlighted by numerous macroeconomic data such as a Gross Domestic Product of 5.93%, a Purchasing Managers Index up to 52.9 points in September 2016 and conclusively the increasing number of Foreign Direct Investment.
Furthermore, Vietnam is endowed with a privileged situation of controlled inflation, political stabi
Vietnam Real Estate Land Use Rights
- Wednesday 08.02.2017 19:00
- Keys: Vietnam-Real-Estate Land-Use-Rights
VIETNAM LAND USE RIGHTS LIMITATIONS FOR FOREIGNERS – OUTLOOK ON THE EUROPEAN UNION VIETNAM FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (EVFTA)
The real estate market in Vietnam has constantly been growing since the Law on Real Estate Business 2014 (LREB) and the Law on Residential Housing (LRH) were adopted. Initial barriers for foreign investors were partially removed with the new legislations and Decree No. 76/2015/ND-CP guiding the LREB dated 10 September 2015 and Decree No. 99/2015/ND-CP
Vietnam Privatization Equitization
- Thursday 12.01.2017 17:58
- Keys: Vietnam-Privatization-Equitization
Vietnam - REAL EQUITIZATION PROGRESS – OPENING state owned enterprises up to foreign investors in 11 Sectors
Decision No 58/2016/QD-TTg issued by the Government establishes 11 sectors in which the state will retain full ownership (103 SOEs):
1. Mapping measurement for military and national security purpose;
2. Industrial explosive material production and trading;
3. Transmission, system regulation and management of the national electricity distributio
Vietnam SOLAR POWER THE FIRST LAW
- Friday 14.04.2017 11:07
- Keys: Vietnam SOLAR POWER THE FIRST LAW
VIETNAM – SOLAR POWER – AMAZING BREAKING NEWS – THE VERY FIRST SOLAR LAW - GOVERNMENT’S SUPPORTING REGIME FOR SOLAR POWER PROJECTS IN VIETNAM FINALLY OUT
On 11 April 2017, the Prime Minister officially approved the issuance of Decision No. 11/2017/QD-TTg on supporting regime for the development of solar power projects in Vietnam.
We note below some major points in this Decision:
Feed-in-tariff (FIT) rate
EVN is responsible for buying the whole el
Vietnam Betting Business
- Tuesday 07.02.2017 05:51
- Keys: Vietnam Betting Business
VIETNAM – NOW OPEN FOR BETTING BUSSINESS - BREAKING NEWS – WHAT YOU MUST KNOW By Oliver Massmann
On 24 January 2017, the Government issued Decree No. 06/2017/ND-CP, which for the first time legalizes international soccer betting in addition to horse racing betting and greyhound racing betting ( Betting Decree ).
Some key features: 1. Betting business is treated as a conditional business sector the satisfaction of which is evidenced by a certificate of satisfaction of bet
Vietnam Private Sector
- Thursday 02.02.2017 18:48
- Keys: Vietnam Private Sector
VIETNAM - DEVELOPMENT OF PRIVATE SECTOR – OUTLOOK ON THE EUROPEAN UNION VIETNAM FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (EVFTA)
The private sector is an intrinsic part of the economic and social development. Yet Vietnam does not have as many private enterprises as its neighboring countries.
Private enterprises enhance job creation, Gross Domestic Product and competitiveness. In order to achieve the private sector development, Vietnam should provide elements enhancing technolo
Vietnam Casino Business
- Tuesday 24.01.2017 05:37
- Keys: Vietnam Casino
VIETNAM CASINO BUSINESS BREAKING NEWS - THE LAW IS ISSUED – VIETNAMESE CAN GAMBLE - WHAT YOU MUST KNOW: By Oliver Massmann
On 20 January 2017, the Government issued a long-awaiting casino business decree No. 03/2017/ND-CP ( Casino Decree ) allowing Vietnamese nationals to gamble in the country fort the first time in history on this scale.
Here are the key features of the Casino Decree: 1. Casino business, as defined by Casino Decree, means prize winning games on (i) electronic
Vietnam Insurance Guide
- Thursday 19.01.2017 07:28
- Keys: Vietnam Insurance
VIETNAM INSURANCE GUIDE
By Oliver Massmann
Global Member of IAIS? Yes, Vietnam became member of IAIS in 2007. Global regulators, bodies and legislation applicable to country A project “ComFrame” set up by the Internationally Active Insurance Groups (IAIG related to IAIS), is planned to establish regulatory framework with mandatory standards. For now, it remains at the test phase but would become effective by 2019. Vietnam, as a memb
Vietnam Power Energy
- Tuesday 17.01.2017 12:25
- Keys: Vietnam Power Energy
VIETNAM - POWER AND ENERGY– OUTLOOK ON THE EUROPEAN UNION VIETNAM FREE TRADE AGREEMENT (EVFTA)
By Oliver Massmann
Vietnam has expressed its commitment to turn to clean and green energy while prioritizing domestic energy in respect with social, economic and energy security goals. The increasing demand of energy is pressuring Vietnam into developing local resources which requires attracting private investment.
Up to now, Vietnam is not self-sufficient to provide the energy
Vietnam Casino Vietnamese allowed to gamble
- Monday 16.01.2017 06:48
- Keys: Vietnam Casino and Gambling
Vietnam Casino Latest News - Vietnamese allowed to gamble:
The MOF just revealed some proposed contents of the long-waiting casino business decree ( Casino Decree ).
Only 02 casinos are open to Vietnamese individuals on a 3-year piloting scheme, which are located within complex resorts in Phu Quoc District, Kien Giang Province (South Vietnam) and Van Don District, Quang Ninh Province (North Vietnam).
Local players are permitted to enter casinos if they essentially satisfy 04 fo