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Articles and resources about doing business in Vietnam.


How to Set Up a Manufacturing Company in Vietnam

Vietnam has become an appealing market for foreign investors due to the steady growth in the manufacturing sector. This article will give you an overview of how you can enter the market by setting up a manufacturing company in Vietnam. Minimum requirements for a manufacturing company in Vietnam In general, there is no minimum capital requirement […]


Setting Up An Education Business in Vietnam

With over half of the population under the age of 30, developing a well-trained labor force is crucial for Vietnam. Due to the range of possibilities in the area of education it is also an appealing sight for foreign businesses. The following article will give foreign investor an overview of starting with an education business in […]


Employing Foreign Workers in Vietnam

Most foreign companies registered in Vietnam also want to hire foreign nationals. In this article, we will answer the most frequently asked questions about employing foreign workers in Vietnam and how to find the best candidates for you. Which positions can foreign workers hold in Vietnam? There are no regulations that specify the ratio of foreign […]


How to register trademark in Vietnam

Trademark registration is an important part of protecting your brand. In this article we will guide you through this process and show you how you can protect your trademark not only in Vietnam but also internationally in countries like Singapore, the Philippines, Cambodia etc. Why register a trademark? Register trademark for the following two reasons: […]


5 Ways to Take Money Out of Vietnam

A general understanding is that taking money out of Vietnam is difficult. In reality, it is not that complicated if you are familiar with the possibilities and have the relevant paperwork prepared. For this reason, we have put together the following article to present you the 5 ways of taking money out of a company […]


Corporate Compliance in Vietnam: A Year in the Life of a Foreign Company

After your foreign-owned company is incorporated you will need to make sure it follows the local laws and reporting requirements. Which is why we have put together an article to show you a one-year cycle of corporate compliance in Vietnam. This will help you plan your reporting in advance and prepare you if you need […]


Opening a representative office in Vietnam

Representative office allows a foreign company to have a presence in the market without having to incorporate a company. While easy to set up it also has some key restrictions such as it cannot conduct commercial activities. In this article we will give you an overview of why and how to set up a representative […]


How to Set Up an Import Company in Vietnam

In this article, we will give you an overview of how to import goods to Vietnam, what are the import tax rates, and describe the process of setting up an import company in Vietnam. How to Import to Vietnam Using an Import Company Vietnam is among the fastest growing economies in the world. In December […]


Vietnam Tax Guide: Tax Planning in Vietnam

Tax planning is one of the most important factors when managing a company, especially when in a new market. This article will give you an overview of tax system in Vietnam as well as highlighting the main differences between international reporting system and its local counterparts. Overview of tax planning in Vietnam Corporate Income Tax Vietnam […]


Minimum capital requirement in Vietnam for foreign companies

One of the most common questions foreign investors and companies have is what is the minimum capital requirement in Vietnam and how much of it should be paid up? In this article we will cover the capital requirements for each of the legal entity types relevant for foreign investors. Setting up a company in Vietnam […]