INSIGHTS THIS MONTH
HIGHLIGHT OF THIS MONTH
Breaking news! Finally released, instructions on the implementation of the Income Tax Law!
On 10 February 2021, the Minister of Finance issued Instruction No. 0819/MoF (the “Instruction”) to implement the Income Tax Law No. 67/NA dated 18 June 2019. There are a...
IN THIS ISSUE
More Bids Than Expected at Cambodia’s 40 MW Solar tender
[From our Cambodia Office]
On 17 February, EDC has received 14 bids, at the tender for Phase 2 of the National Solar Park project which is more than...
Year in Review: Developments in Banking Regulations of Central Bank of Myanmar – 2020
[From our Banking and Finance Team]
The Central Bank of Myanmar (“CBM”) has published a number of directives in the year 2020 many of which are aimed at supporting 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 Suspension of Employment Contract Registration for Expats?
[From our Corporate M&A Team]
Under the Ministry of Labor, Immigration, and Population Notification No 140/2017, in addition to it being an obligatory requirement that the employment contract (the...
RECENT VDB LOI WORK
Project advisory solar power: VDB Loi is advising a Myanmar conglomerate on land and joint venture matters in relation to five solar power projects under development in Myanmar.
Tax advisory services: VDB Loi’s Tax team provided tax structuring and compliance advice for a leading Asian healthcare services provider.
Tax team trusted by local and foreign companies alike: VDB Loi has been engaged by a number of local foreign companies for their tax compliance needs, including a leading Southeast Asia food and beverage company.
Lenders choose VDB Loi: We are advising a Chinese multinational banking company on potential remedies and options for enforcement actions against a borrower.
TMT expertise: VDB Loi has been engaged by a leading European law firm to review terms of services and data privacy policies for online content services for their compliance with Myanmar law.
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- New Opportunities for Renewable Energy and Grid Reinforcement in Cambodia (VDB Loi Insights)
- Foreign Construction Contractor in Vietnam: Local Compliance Framework (VDB Loi Insights)
- Setting Up Or Acquiring Manufacturing Business In Vietnam
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- Green Finance in Southeast Asia
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- VDB Loi Cambodia Wins IFLR Asia-Pacific National Law Firm of the Year Award
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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
- VDB Loi Wins Law Firm of the Year