INSIGHTS THIS MONTH
HIGHLIGHT OF THIS MONTH
Annual Audit of Personal Income Tax in the Lao PDR
Are you ready for your annual personal income tax audit, due by 31 March 2021? Did you know you need to register for a taxpayer identification number? Do you...
IN THIS ISSUE
COVID-19 in Cambodia: What are the consequences of violating the COVID Law?
[From our Cambodia Office]
With the current drastic increase in the number of COVID-19 infections in Cambodia and to help prevent the spread of contagious diseases, the Royal...
Final Payment of Annual Profit Tax for FY2020
[From our Laos Office]
The deadline for the final annual profit tax payment is fast approaching, are you ready? Are you aware of the new 50% penalty on...
Updates on Licensing for Rubber and Rubberwood Processing
[From our Cambodia Office]
The richness of Cambodia’s soil makes rubber plantations a popular investment in the Kingdom of Cambodia. Seeing the potential growth in this sector, the...
Cambodia – Tax Changes and Relief Affecting Your 2020 Corporate Income Tax Return
[From our Cambodia Office]
On 29 January 2020, the Ministry of Economy and Finance issued Prakas No. 098 MEF.PrK on Tax on Income (“Prakas 098”), which made several...
Temporary Relaxation of Licensing Requirement for Importation and Exportation of Certain Goods in Myanmar
[From our Regulatory Team - Myanmar Office]
The Ministry of Commerce (“MOC”) recently issued Newsletter no.02/2021, dated 3 March 2021, (“Newsletter 2”) granting a temporary exemption for obtaining import/export licenses when...
RECENT VDB LOI WORK
TMT operations: The TMT team is conducting a facility agreement sanction review for a leading regional telecommunications company.
FDA approval: VDB Loi is assisting a major regional F&B company with obtaining FDA approval to import and distribute its products in Myanmar.
Experts in land matters: Clients look to us for our expertise on land issues; we are regularly engaged by local and foreign investors to conduct due diligence on their project land.
Corporate compliance: VDB Loi is assisting a global electronics company and a regional telecommunications company with their corporate filing obligations.
Insurance advisory for energy project: Our Energy team is advising an export credit agency on the provision of equity and debt political risk guarantee insurance to a thermal project in Myanmar, currently being developed on the basis of a PPA with the government.
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- Maximizing Benefits from Investment Incentives (VDB Loi Insights)
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- Green Finance in Southeast Asia
- How Does Bangladesh’s Blockchain Strategy Look Like?
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- The New Laws on Investment and Public-private Partnership: Setting the Foundation for Advanced Private Investment Landscape in Cambodia
- Bangladesh Project Finance Update: Some New Developments and Practices on the Local Aspects of Cross-border Financing in Bangladesh
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- VDB Loi Cambodia Awarded Cambodia Tax Firm of the Year
- New Regulation in Cambodia on Road Transportation Services Provided With the Use of Digital Technologies
- Tax Amnesty on Undisclosed Income at Reduced Tax Rates
- M&A Hot Issues
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- Annual Audit of Personal Income Tax in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (VDB Loi Insights)
- New Tax Rules in Laos, Solar Bids in Cambodia, Expat Labor Rules Myanmar
- What Is Different About Cambodia’s New Solar Project Tender? (VDB Loi Insights)
- Laos: Key Changes to Secured Transactions
- New Rules Issued for Unsolicited Projects in Myanmar
- VDB Loi Celebrates Outstanding Asialaw Rankings (VDB Loi Insights
- VDB Loi Crowned Tax Firm Of The Year For Third Time At The 2020 ITR Tax Awards
- Challenging Times Ahead? What Lenders and Other Creditors Need to Know About Myanmar’s New Insolvency System
- Loan Transactions In Southeast Asia: Getting Through The Challenging Times
- How To Win at Myanmar’s Solar Tender, Part of COVID-19 Stimulus Package?
- Do Employees Have the Right to Work Remotely? Questions on Labor Law Facing the Corona Virus Outbreak
- Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos Facing the Pandemic Challenge
- Project Bank (finally) published
- Myanmar Approved FDI for 2019 in Power Sector: All Projects Selected VDB Loi as Advisor
- The Impact of the 2019 Construction Law on Property Development in Cambodia
- Can you sue a dissolved company? (VDB Loi Insights)
- Myanmar Arbitration Update
- Myanmar Passes New Law for Land Acquisition, Resettlement and Rehabilitation
- How to Create a Tidal Wave of Foreign Investment in Electricity and Infrastructure? By These 5 Steps. (VDB Loi Insights)
- Power Surge at MOEE
- Myanmar About to Launch Power Barge Tender
- VDB Loi Insights
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