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Expat Guide to Buying Property in Vietnam

There is a common misconception that foreign citizens or companies cannot buy property in Vietnam. In reality, it is possible, but there are certain conditions that you need to bear in mind in order to make a purchase. This guide sheds light on the ways that foreign investors can obtain property in Vietnam. This article […]

When to Set Up a Local Company in Vietnam Instead of a Foreign Company

Vietnam allows full foreign ownership in most business lines. However, in some cases, it would be a strategic decision to set up a local company in Vietnam instead of opting for 100% foreign ownership. What is a local company in Vietnam, and why consider setting one up? This article will explain the key things you […]

2019 Guide to Setting Up a Foreign Construction Business in Vietnam

Construction business in Vietnam has seen vast growth over the past years. According to Trading Economics, Vietnam’s GDP from construction reached an all-time high of US$ 9.6 billion in the last quarter of 2018 and forecasts show a continuing uptrend. As Vietnam continues to relax its construction regulations, many foreign investors and overseas companies can […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Tax Reporting in Vietnam: Essential Guide for Foreign Investors

Keeping your tax reports in compliance is a time-consuming yet crucial part of doing business, especially when operating in a foreign market. For this reason, we have put together this article to highlight the key things a foreign investor needs to know about corporate compliance and tax reporting in Vietnam. This article was last updated […]

Country Manager in Vietnam

Both local and a foreign country manager in Vietnam can draw many parallels between the ways of entering business. Why should you plan ahead opening a bank account or recruiting foreign staff? This blog post lists most common pillars for both local and foreign country managers to follow prior and post company incorporation in Vietnam. […]