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Legality of virtual assets once again laid on the table

The government is considering building a legal framework for either prohibiting or correcting of virtual assets (VA) and virtual asset service providers (VASP) in Vietnam.

Vietnam strives to improve legal framework in science-technology

Vietnam has been striving to improve its legal framework and policies on science and technology in order to boost productivity and economic competitiveness and make innovation a driver of growth.

More regulations needed to promote condotel market development

Detailed regulations are needed to promote a healthy condotel market, which has been going off-track for years due to an unclear legal framework, experts have said.

VN real estate investors advised to ‘put eggs in many baskets’

To minimize risks as the real estate market has decelerated, investors have been told not to pour all their money into one project.

Clearer legal framework on certifying condotel and officetel projects

The MoNRE has just issued a document to guide land-use regimes and ownership certification of non-residential construction, including condotel and officetel.

WB’s new strategy helps Vietnam better utilise solar power

The World Bank (WB)’s new approaches to bidding and deployment for solar projects will help Vietnam substantially boost and effectively manage its abundant solar energy resources.

Legal problems hinder foreigners from buying houses in Vietnam

The number of properties bought by foreigners in Vietnam remains modest.

A legal framework for water supply essential in Vietnam

Tighter regulations are needed to ensure good quality water is sourced for years to come.


Vietnam, Kenya agree on measures to boost ties

Vietnam’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Cabinet Secretary of the Kenyan Ministry of Foreign Affairs Monica Juma agreed on measures to enhance ties between the two countries during their talks in Hanoi yesterday.

Vietnam needs to create legal framework for the sharing economy

State management agencies need to remove legal barriers that are no longer suitable and allow sharing economy models instead of prohibiting them, economists say.

Urgent need for legal framework for FIE listing on local exchanges

As less than 10 FIEs have been listed on the local stock exchanges during the past 16 years, it is becoming an urgent need to overhaul the legal framework in the field as more and more investors set foot in Vietnam.

Regulatory void makes it difficult for Vietnam's start-ups to access capital

In the absence of suitable legal framework, Vietnamese start-ups are struggling to secure much-needed capital while investment funds have difficulties navigating the country’s numerous regulatory barriers, said fund managers and policy researchers.

Vietnam Customs Agency vows to combat origin fraud

The Prime Minister has given instructions to fight against origin fraud and illegal transshipment to protect brands and the prestige of Vietnamese goods.

UPCoM promises investors better performance

The Unlisted Public Company Market (UPCoM) has grown over the last 10 years and become more transparent, attracting increased interest from investors.

Vietnam needs legal framework for e-government

Nguyen Tuan Anh, a standing member of the National Assembly Committee on Science, Technology and Environment, talks to Vietnam News Agency about how to make best use of e-government to speed up administrative reform.

Unstable policy keeps foreign investors away from BOT projects

VietNamNet Bridge - Foreign investors are interested in BOT projects, but few investors dare to pour money into the sector because of unstable policies.

Vietnam considers making electric cars

VietNamNet Bridge - Foreign investors are planning to make electric cars in Vietnam, but the infrastructure for electric car development is poor, with no charge stations.

Legal framework, roadmap needed for Vietnam’s wind power

 Vietnam needs to develop a legal framework and feasible roadmap to turn its wind energy potential into reality, which will help to meet the country’s rapidly rising electricity demand, experts have said.

Central Bank of Vietnam: Restructuring of banks needs legal framework

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnam will step up the restructuring of the banking sector this year but this process will require certain regulations to be revised to create a favorable legal framework,

Domain name transfer now legal, but number of transactions are few

VietNamNet Bridge - The government has turned the green light on the establishment of a ‘.vn’ domain name market in Vietnam, but it has not set up a legal framework for the market to develop.