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Regulatory updates - Asia Pacific insurance, June 2015
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam
  • June 22 2015

On 27 March 2015, the China Insurance Regulatory Commission (CIRC) issued a notice relaxing the overseas investment rules it originally issued in

Vietnam refinancing a domestic loan with an offshore loan?
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • Vietnam
  • June 16 2015

Vietnamese regulations and policy are certainly not in favor of using foreign loans to refinance existing domestic loan debts. However, the State

State Bank of Vietnam tightens excessive ownership in credit institutions
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Vietnam
  • June 11 2015

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) continues to show that it is serious about restructuring Vietnam's beleaguered banking sector. The most recent piece

Taking security in Vietnam
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Vietnam
  • June 4 2015

Vietnamese laws regarding security transactions are based on civil law concepts. Although the legislation relating to secured transactions is fairly

Registration of cross-border loans to Vietnam borrowers: amendment needed in case of ‘Event of Default’
  • DFDL
  • Vietnam
  • May 27 2015

In Vietnam, a cross-border loan (foreign loan) having a term of more than one year should be registered with the State Bank of Vietnam ("SBV"). A

The new and improved Vietnam Asset Management Company
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Vietnam
  • May 5 2015

In an attempt to enhance the flexibility of the Vietnam Asset Management Company (VAMC) in dealing with non-performing loans (NPLs), on 31 March 2015

A boost to Vietnamese outbound investment?
  • Mayer Brown JSM
  • Vietnam
  • April 8 2015

Vietnam's new investment law, which was passed on 26 November 2014 and takes effect on 1 July 2015 ("New Investment Law"), is expected to pave the way

Transformation of the financial market management
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • Vietnam
  • February 24 2015

Vietnam is one of the most dynamic markets of Asia. Since the financial institutions and authorities are a part of the general economic system, they

Vietnam legal updates in January 2015
  • DFDL
  • Vietnam
  • January 30 2015

Our legal brief for January 2015 provides an update on certainimportant regulatory changes in respect of banking, ecommerce and employment; and

New anti-money laundering guidance for banks in Vietnam
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Vietnam
  • January 6 2015

On 11 November 2014 the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) issued amendments to its anti-money laundering regulations. Circular No. 312014TT-NHNN