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Webinar on the Future of Energy

Posted on Jul 28, 2021 in News by

The In-House Community (IHC) hosted a webinar on The Future of Energy: A Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam Legal Update for In-House Counsel last 21 July 2021. IHC tapped legal experts from VILAF, Chandler MHM, DFDL, and DNV. VILAF Chairperson, Ms. Duyen Ha Vo hosted a session on the Implications of Vietnam’s New PPP Laws on Energy Projects.  If you missed the webinar, you can view the video below from In House Community.

VILAF advised a row of successful international bond offerings

Posted on Jul 28, 2021 in News by

During the last three months, VILAF has advised a row of several successfully closed international bond offerings, all for listing on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX-ST). These deals were the first international bond deals which have been closed under Vietnam’s new Securities Law and implementing regulations. Novaland Group VILAF advised Credit Suisse (Singapore) Limited as the Sole Lead Manager in the US$300 million offering of convertible bonds due 2026 by Novaland Group. The deal also […]

VILAF advises SCG Packaging in the partnership investment in 70% stake of Duy Tan Plastics Group

Posted on Jul 24, 2021 in News by

Ho Chi Minh City, 24 July 2021 On 23 July, SCG Packaging Public Company Limited (SCGP) completed the acquisition of 70% equity stake in Duy Tan Plastics Manufacturing Corporation (Duy Tan).  VILAF acted as counsel of SCGP in the transaction. The purchase price includes the initial payment of VND3,630 billion (approximately US$157.8 million) and a second payment to be based on Duy Tan’s incremental financial performance for 2020 and 2021, for a total purchase price […]

Regulations on Digital Signatures in Vietnam

Posted on Jul 20, 2021 in News by

Vietnam has emerged as one of the key players in the South-East Asian digital revolution, having placed a strong emphasis on developing its digital economy in the next five years. Digital signatures are one of many digital tools being used to facilitate further domestic and foreign participation in the country’s digital economy and reducing administrative burden. This article highlights some legal aspects of using digital signatures in Vietnam. VILAF Lawyers Esko Cate, Viet Nguyen, and […]

Legal Update Webinar on The Future of Energy

Posted on Jul 9, 2021 in News by

The In-House Community (IHC) is hosting a webinar on The Future of Energy: A Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam Legal Update for In-House Counsel on Wednesday, 21 July 2021, 3PM (Vietnam Time). IHC has invited legal experts from Vietnam, Myanmar, and Thailand. VILAF Chairperson, Ms. Duyen Ha Vo shall be hosting a session on the Implications of Vietnam’s New PPP Laws on Energy Projects covering: Incentives, Investor Selection Capital Requirements Governing Law, Dispute Resolution and Other […]