How do foreign enterprises open bank accounts in VN? 09:04 | 21/10/2020

VGP – Banks and foreign bank branches are responsible for instructing their customers on the sequence  and procedures for  receiving and handling application files for opening payment accounts and place of signing the contract of opening and use of payment account in correspondence with their specific conditions and supply capacity.

Foreign experts with short-term Viet Nam stay exempted from centralized quarantine 17:19 | 30/09/2020

VGP – Viet Nam has lifted the 14-day quarantine for foreign experts, investors, managers, and diplomats entering the country for less than 14 days.

Land-use rights for overseas Vietnamese citizens 10:42 | 08/07/2020

VGP –  Rights and obligations involving land use of overseas Vietnamese who are eligible to own houses in Viet Nam; foreign individuals or overseas Vietnamese who are ineligible to buy houses associated with land use rights in Viet Nam.

Conditions for foreigners to study in universities in VN 10:40 | 23/06/2020

VGP – In the past few years, Viet Nam has been chosen as an ideal budget destination by international students over Malaysia, Singapore or Thailand for numerous reasons such as international-standard education, cheap living cost and more incentive policies for foreigners.

Regulations on foreign employees transferring within enterprises 14:06 | 17/06/2020

VGP – Foreign employees have been hired for at least 12 months prior to such transfer by the foreign enterprise are allowed to transfer within an enterprise.

14 units eligible for granting foreign language certificates 18:51 | 09/06/2020

VGP – Announcement No. 619/TB-QLCL, dated May 8, 2020 of the General Department of Quality Management under the Ministry of Education and Training stipulates the organization of foreign language exams. 

Time limit for paying tax and land lease extended 15:53 | 03/06/2020

VGP – Decree 41/2020/ND-CP (Decree 41), dated April 8, 2020 extends the deadline for paying tax and land lease.       

Regulations on real estate trading for foreign-invested companies 14:49 | 27/05/2020

VGP – Foreign invested companies are allowed to buy or rent office building for office purposes not for sale or sublease.

Temporary suspension of labor contracts due to Covid-19 outbreak 13:46 | 14/05/2020

VGP – The time of labor suspension is not included in the time of labor contract implementation and will be added to term of labor contract. 

Requirements for imports of second hand machines 10:38 | 06/05/2020
VGP – Generally, used machinery and equipment can be imported if it is no more than 10 years old.