Myanmar Power Project Myingyan

Asia-Pacific Power Deal of the Year – Myingyan The Myingyan IPP is the first in Myanmar that has been tendered in a competitive market internationally and sets the template for other IPPs to follow in the country, a new frontier market. Crafting a bankable structure in a territory that did not have a comprehensive power framework is one of the toughest challenges investors can face and the sponsors and their advisers and lenders did just that. The project is indeed groundbreaking and also

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Vietnam Real Estate

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If you have any question on the above, please do not hesitate to contact Dr. Oliver Massmann under omassmann@duanemorris.com . Dr. Oliver Massmann is the General Director of Duane Morris Vietnam LLC.

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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

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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

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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

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Vietnam Solar Rooftop


VIETNAM - SOLAR ROOFTOP – WHAT YOU MUST KNOW:
Author: Dr. Oliver Massmann
Rooftop PV power projects having a capacity of under 1 MW are not subject to procedure to amend the Power Master Plan. The investor only needs to register the connecting terminal with a provincial power company and provide general information about expected capacity, specifications of solar panels and the power inverter.
Rooftop PV power projects having a capacity of 1 MW or over must be inc

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Lawyer in Vietnam Dr. Oliver Massmann EDUCATION

VIETNAM – EDUCATION SECTOR - Current Issues and Solutions for Investment and Outlook on Major Trade Deals TPP 11 and EUVNFTA Author: Dr. Oliver Massmann
A. OVERVIEW
High quality education remains main requirement for future growth of national economies. Good education programs lead to better labour productivity causing economic efficiency and productivity. Studies show that teachers in Vietnam are often underpaid and overwhelmed. Furthermore, newly graduated students often do

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Lawyer in Vietnam Dr. Oliver Massmann Energy Power

VIETNAM – POWER ENERGY – Current Issues and Solutions for Investment and Outlook on Major Trade Deals TPP 11 and EUVNFTA Author: Dr. Oliver Massmann

A. OVERVIEW
Vietnam has a huge potential and hunger for production of clean energy. It has best conditions for developing solar power due to being one of the countries with the most sun hours during the year and best conditions for creating wind power due to 3000km coastline. As a result, Vietnam in general, is able t

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Vietnam Mining

Vietnam - Mining Sector - Current Issues and Solutions for Investment and Outlook on Major Trade Deals TPP 11 and EUVNFTA Author: Dr. Oliver Massmann
A. OVERVIEW

Vietnam’s mining industry is still largely undeveloped. The mining industry is working inefficiently and mining processes are destructive for the environment. But still, Vietnam has a big amount of undiscovered mineral resources.
Due to insufficient Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), Vietnam is losing oppor

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Vietnam Automotive Automobile

Vietnam - Automotive Sector - Current Issues and Solutions for Investment and Outlook on Major Trade Deals TPP 11 and EUVNFTA Author: Dr. Oliver Massmann A. ISSUES IN AUTOMOBILE SECTOR 1. Small production and competition 2016, the Automobile market in Vietnam reached over 300,000 units (consisting of: 230,000 CKD and 70,000 CBU vehicles). However, the overall production only covers around 50% of the total capacity. Furthermore, investors do not decide to invest in long –term project due t

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