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Legal Entities in Vietnam: Which One to Choose?

The foundations you lay for your business – namely, the type of legal entity you choose for entering the market – will determine the success of your future business. In this guide, we will give you a thorough overview of legal entities in Vietnam, and help you decide whether you should set up a company for […]

M&A Deals in Vietnam in 2018

Merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions are gathering pace in Vietnam. In 2017, M&A deals in Vietnam reached a record of US$ 10.2 billion, and foreign investors accounted for more than 90% of all the transactions. In this article, you will see an overview of Vietnam’s current M&A market and the most significant deals in 2018 […]

Payroll Management in Vietnam: Key Changes Starting from December 2018

This year brought several changes to payroll management in Vietnam. In October 2018, the government released a new decree (143/2018/ND-CP) on compulsory social insurance payments for foreign employees working in Vietnam. In this article, we have pinpointed the most important amendments. Social insurances for foreign employees in Vietnam There are three types of compulsory insurances […]

Choosing a Business Location in Vietnam: Districts of Ho Chi Minh City Explained

How to navigate the districts and choose a suitable business location in bustling Ho Chi Minh City – Vietnam’s largest economic hub? We have prepared a comprehensive guide to help you out, with the more significant business districts of Ho Chi Minh City explained. Guide to Ho Chi Minh City’s districts Ho Chi Minh City, […]

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 explain how to find the best candidates for you. Which positions can foreign workers hold in Vietnam? There are no regulations that specify the ratio […]

How to Set Up a Joint Venture in Vietnam

In this article, you will find the requirements and the process of forming a joint venture in Vietnam. You will also learn what business lines require a local partner and how to protect your investment when entering into a joint venture. Why form a joint venture in Vietnam? A joint venture (JV) is a business […]

Complete Guide to Company Registration in Vietnam

Vietnam, the third largest market in Southeast Asia, provides countless opportunities to foreign investors. What are the fundamental things you need to know about company registration in Vietnam? In this article, we are going to walk you through the process of setting up a business in Vietnam. Overview of legal entities in Vietnam Watch Kadri Lahi, […]

Mergers and Acquisitions in Vietnam

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are a crucial part of the business world. Regardless of what country you are conducting business in, you will want to know the rules and regulations surrounding any transaction. This article will explain the need-to-know facts about mergers and acquisitions in Vietnam. Acquisitions in Vietnam Within the realm of acquisitions in […]

Company Registry in Vietnam

Vietnam is becoming more and more attractive to foreign investors. However, when starting cooperation with new business partners, it is essential that you learn a bit more about your future associates before you sign any contracts. Emerhub’s company registry in Vietnam allows you to conduct background checks on companies registered in Vietnam. For example, you […]

Invest in Vietnam: Business Opportunities in Da Nang

When choosing a business location in Vietnam, investors often opt for Ho Chi Minh City or Hanoi. However, Vietnam has plenty more to offer, and it is wise also to look further. In this article, we focus on business opportunities in Da Nang, the fourth largest city in Vietnam. Six main benefits of setting up […]