Guidelines on foreign employees in VN 13:40 | 04/01/2017

VGP - The Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs (“MOLISA”) on October 25, 2016 issued Circular No.40/2016/TT-BLDTBXH (“Circular 40”) guiding the implementation of some articles of Decree No. 11/2016/ND-CP dated February 3, 2016 (“Decree 11”) on foreign employees working in Viet Nam.

Regulations on some articles of the Law on value added tax 08:37 | 30/12/2016

VGP – The Ministry of Finance on August 12 issued Circular 130/2016/TT-BTC guiding the implementation of Decree No. 100/2016/ND-CP dated 01/07/2016 detailing the implementation of the Law on Amendments and Supplements to some articles of the Law on Value Added Tax ("VAT"), Law on Special Consumption and the Law on Tax Administration and Amendments to some articles of the tax-related circulars ("Circular 130").

Accounting regime for SMEs 15:55 | 04/12/2016

VGP – The Ministry of Finance on August 28, 2016 issued Circular No. 133/2016/TT-BTC (Circular 133) providing guidelines on the accounting regime for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).

Two citizenships of overseas Vietnamese people 16:35 | 31/08/2016

VGP – The State of the Socialist Republic of Viet Nam recognizes that Vietnamese citizens have a single nationality, Vietnamese nationality, unless it is otherwise provided for by the Law on Vietnamese Nationality.  

Guidelines on implementation of housing law 08:11 | 24/08/2016

VGP – The Ministry of Construction issued Circular 19/2016/TT-BXD (Circular 19) guiding the implementation of some contents on the housing development, management, use, transactions, ownership and the state management of housing as stated by the Law on Housing and Decree No. 99/2015/ND-CP, dated October 20, 2015.

New guidelines on indirect offshore investment 15:55 | 15/08/2016

VGP – The State Bank of Viet Nam on June 29 issued Circular 10/2016/TT-NHNN guiding some contents of Decree 135/2015/ND-CP, dated December 31, 2015 of the Government regulating indirect offshore investment (Circular 10).

Regulations on tax incentives 14:41 | 15/08/2016

VGP – The Ministry of Finance issued Circular 83/2016/TT-BTC (Circular 83) guiding the implementation of incentives of corporate income tax (CIT), import duties and non-agricultural land-use taxes in favor of subjects that are entitled to investment incentives as prescribed by the Law on Investment 2014 and Decree 118/2015/ND-CP.

Sanctions against administrative violations of planning and investment 11:35 | 03/08/2016

VGP – The Government on June 1 issued Decree 50/2016/ND-CP on sanctioning administrative violations in the area of planning and investment.

Two foreign subjects exempted from personal income tax 06:10 | 03/08/2016

VGP – Foreign experts in non-governmental aid programs and projects and Vietnamese working at representative offices of the United Nations system in Viet Nam enjoy personal income tax (PIT) exemption in Viet Nam.

Management regulations on foreign employees in VN 13:07 | 27/07/2016

VGP – The Government on February 3 issued Decree 11/2016/ND-CP (Decree 11) detailing the implementation of some articles of the Labor Code on foreign employees working in Viet Nam.