New procedures for unlisted public firms
(Mar 04, 2015)
The Ministry of Finance (MoF) issued Circular No
01/2015/TT-BTC ( January 5, 2015) guiding procedures for unlisted
public companies and delisted public companies to register to trade
securities on the Stock Exchange.
Foreign employees can reside in Viet Nam either temporarily or permanently, depending on certain conditions.
Government Decree 05/2015/ND-CP was issued on January 12, 2015, guiding implementation of a number of issues in the Labour Code.
The Law on Investment 2014 (coming into effect on July 1st, 2015) shall
contain significant changes, in comparison with existing provisions,
specifically in investment forms, new regulations on Investment
Registration Certificate, and projects entitled for investment
Customs and storage agencies will be allowed to give preference to
qualified businesses in a move to encourage the businesses, according to
a newly-issued Government decree.
The State Bank of Viet Nam (SBV) recently issued Circular No.
43/2014/TT-NHNN (December 25, 2014) on lending in foreign currency by
credit institutions and foreign bank branches to residents.
On September 10, 2014, the government issued Decree No 86/2014/ND-CP
(Decree 86) on the transportation business and business conditions.
Projects in which the Prime Minister must approve
the investment policy and the authority that will issue investment
certificates are some of the issues that enterprises need to know about
while investing in Viet Nam.
The right to decide the number of legal representatives and corporate
seals, and changes in business registration procedures are some of the
highlights of the Law on Enterprises 2014.
On 26 November 2014, the National Assembly passed Law No. 67/2014/QH13
on Investment (Investment Law 2014) with many new provisions that have
significant impacts for both foreign and domestic investors.
While implementing investment project adjustments, it is essential for
investors to determine the cases where they need to carry out
registration or examination procedures in accordance with the law.