Frasers Newsletter Edition 6, 2012
25 October 2012
In this edition, we report on the most significant changes to the Singapore‐Vietnam Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreement of 1994.
We also provide a brief overview on the new Law on Advertising which is expected to improve the efficiency and management of advertising activities, as well as providing better protection for consumers.
We provide a summary of the Law on Prices which aims to establish a common legal framework for better control over the economy consistent with market developments and international commitments of Vietnam.
You will also see an article about a new circular on the disclosure of information on the securities market, and a short article on the protection of copyright and related rights on the Internet and in the telecommunication networks environment.
Finally, we discuss certain provisions issued by the State Bank of Vietnam in relation to the financial activities of credit institutions and branches of foreign banks in Vietnam.