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Technology & Regulation in Vietnam

Technology and Vietnamese law go hand in hand in an awkward first love sort of way, one not quite sure what to make of the other, but still enjoying the presence of their friend. Two things that bring themselves to my attention this week, things that create a situation in which Vietnam creates difficult regulations [...]

By |2019-03-04T11:19:10+07:00March 4th, 2019|Legal News|Comments Off on Technology & Regulation in Vietnam

HCMC Reached $6Billion FDI in 2018

HCMC's Hotel de Ville. In 2018, Ho Chi Minh City received over $6billion in foreign direct investment registered investments. You can see the original article here. The actual investments are much lower, but registered projects reached $6billion. This means that HCMC is one of the larger recipients of FDI in the country with over 1,000 [...]

By |2019-02-27T01:59:50+07:00February 27th, 2019|Legal News|Comments Off on HCMC Reached $6Billion FDI in 2018

Science and Technology Firms in Vietnam

Last week, I wrote about startups in Vietnam. This week, a subsection of startups, specifically science and technology firms, deserves a bit of attention. For a more detailed report of the Decree outlining incentives and requirements for science and technology firms in Vietnam, you can look to the article from Vietnam Insider here. The decree, one [...]

By |2019-02-19T05:55:02+07:00February 19th, 2019|Legal News|0 Comments

The Startup Situation in Vietnam

The startup situation in Vietnam is hopeful, but not currently well done. The thing is, Vietnam's government has issued a decision which sets out a lot of steps towards creating a legal framework for startups that is welcoming and beneficial to the sought after tech companies. But the legal framework has yet to be put [...]

By |2019-02-11T03:42:01+07:00February 11th, 2019|Legal News|6 Comments

Happy Tet!

Happy Tet! It's not until next week, but I'm not going to be blogging next week because there won't be anyone around to read it. But as the entire week--from 4 February through 8 February--is an official holiday, there's no reason to worry. Be happy. I will leave you with one tip, as holidays put [...]

By |2019-01-29T02:21:36+07:00January 29th, 2019|Legal News|2 Comments

IC Announces New Partners

Indochine Counsel is proud to announce the promotion of two senior associates to partner in this holiday season. The two new partners, Pham Thi Thanh Lan and Le Van Duong, have proven their worth and efforts through years of faithful work at Indochine Counsel. Pham Thi Thanh Lan has a long record of career exceptionalism. [...]

By |2019-01-07T04:10:15+07:00January 7th, 2019|Indochine Counsel News|7 Comments

Moving in Vietnam

Moving. It's something I've just done, though not in Vietnam. I've done it before, however, and there are a few things to consider, legally, that might affect your relocation efforts. First, land, or property. In Vietnam you can't own land as a foreigner, or even condominiums. You can only lease a condominium or house in [...]

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