Public-private investment projects play a significant role in developing infrastructure and have the potential to accelerate large-scale construction works across the country. Managing partner of Indochine Counsel Duc Dang and Steven Jacon, foreign consultant of Indochine Counsel go into the ins and outs of the laws governing the the bidding and funding of such projects.
Unlocking greater access to formal finance for Cambodian women will play a strategic role in the process of the Kingdom’s economic development, National Bank of Cambodia (NBC) director-general Chea Serey said on Monday.
The Government’s Decree 81, which comes into effect on September 1, will help raise the corporate bond market standards and remove low-quality issuers to better protect investors.
While more and more Vietnamese people are turning to e-commerce, the current consumer protection law does not properly cover online shoppers.
Viet Nam is entering a level playing field in which efficient solutions to maintain economic development always causes headaches for experts and business leaders.
Vietnam needs to revise tax and land policies for foreign direct investment (FDI) companies to ensure a level playing field for businesses.
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The World Bank Group and the Australian Government have agreed to extend their strategic partnership in Việt Nam with a commitment of a further AUD5 million (US$3.43 million) to support Việt Nam’s economic recovery and protect the most vulnerable from the negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Vietnam’s passing of the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement, bringing the deal closer to reality, will help protect investors from both Vietnam and the EU during disputes.
For this reason, attempts have already been made in the past to anticipate the development of the energy sector through master plans. The Institute of Energy is currently examining the eighth master plan for the period of 2020 to 2030. In addition to generation capacities, energy demand and thus also energy efficiency will play a major role.
“Sustainability has always been a cornerstone of our strategy, our business, as well as our culture,” said Magnus Jonsson, director of Tetra Pak’s Binh Duong factory. “Tetra Pak Binh Duong is the first packaging production factory in Vietnam to achieve the latest and most-demanding LEED Version 4 Gold Certification. This truly showcases our commitment to sustainability, staying true to our brand promise – 'Protects What’s Good'.”