According to Vietnam’s WTO Services Specific Commitments, the 2005 Commercial Law of Vietnam, Decree No. 07/2016/ND-CP dated January 25, 2016 of the Government detailing the Commercial Law regarding representative offices and branches of foreign traders in Vietnam, the following sectors/ subsectors are those in which representative offices and branches of foreign traders are allowed to establish in Vietnam:

Regarding Representative Office:

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*Please note representative offices are dependent units of foreign enterprises established according to the laws of Vietnam and are not allowed to engage in any direct profit-making activities.

Regarding branch of foreign traders:

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