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Representative Office in Vietnam: Procedures and Compliances for Setting Up and Dissolution

Published: October 2020

Vietnam continues to showcase strong growth patterns despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, leading investors to favorably consider the country as an ideal location for new investment. In this context, it is important to understand the prevailing office types and structures in the country. For foreign businesses looking to enter Vietnam, the representative office (RO) structure is a popular vehicle for investment due to a variety of factors. In this issue of Vietnam Briefing magazine, we look at how to establish an RO, the viability of RO operations, and tax obligations involved with dissolving an RO.


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DPRK Business Monthly: September 2020

Published: September 2020

This regular publication looks at current international, domestic, and peninsular affairs concerning North Korea while also offering commentary and tourism information on the country.


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Guida alle Filiere Produttive in Vietnam e L’Accordo EVFTA

Published: September 2020

Le catene produttive vietnamite hanno avuto una importante evoluzione nel corso dell’ultima decade. Ad oggi, le filiere produttive trasferite in Vietnam sono in costante aumento, aiutate in parte dalla Trade War tra USA e Cina, ma in linea con una tendenza in corso fin dal primo trimestre 2019. In questo numero della rivista Vietnam Briefing, diamo uno sguardo alle metodologie del trasferimento di filiera produttiva con destinazione Vietnam. In seguito, osserviamo la condizione delle filiere produttive vietnamite e come queste si stiano sviluppando assumendo il ruolo di fabbrica per l’Occidente.


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Optimizing Your China Accounting and HR Processing with Cloud Technology

Published: August 2020

Most businesses with experience in China are accustomed to the complex, paper-intensive, and laborious manual procedures required to execute back office functions like accounting, human resources (HR), and payroll. New technology solutions are changing this experience in many regards. While its regulatory environment remains complex, China has leapfrogged other countries by rapidly digitalizing its financial, tax, and HR compliance procedures. This is enabling companies based in China to transition to far more productive and effective ways of administering their back office functions. In this special issue of China Briefing, we examine how business leaders can get the most from simple, cost-effective solutions.


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Assessing Vietnam’s Economic Prospects for Foreign Investors After COVID-19

Published: August 2020

The start of 2020 began with COVID-19, restricting travel, disrupting global supply chains, and causing large scale unemployment due to significant losses incurred by global businesses. Nevertheless, Vietnam has also been one of the few countries that achieved net positive growth during the pandemic. In this issue of Vietnam Briefing, we look at Vietnam’s management of the pandemic and key incentives from the government to attract and sustain foreign investment and aid business recovery. We conclude by assessing the growth of new investment opportunities that have been shaped by the pandemic crisis.


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Business Recovery in ASEAN After COVID-19

Published: July 2020

Southeast Asia has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic as much of the rest of the world. In response, countries across the ASEAN bloc have issued various stimulus packages containing incentives and new regulations to mitigate the economic impact of the pandemic. In this issue of the ASEAN Briefing magazine, we begin by introducing the different incentives and measures issued by ASEAN’s largest economies from March to June 2020 to mitigate the economic impact of the virus. We then analyze the HR and employment issues faced by businesses during the pandemic. Finally, we focus on the investment opportunities in ASEAN in the post COVID-19 era.


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Opportunities for Foreign Investors in China’s Service Industries After COVID-19

Published: June 2020

Having suffered through the worst of the COVID-19 outbreak in the initial months of the year, China now offers the world a way to move forward. Key lessons for enterprises in China include the digitization of all contact-facing operations to the utmost extent possible, refitting core company assets, redirecting resources to adapt to new market changes, and either expanding the scope of business through technology solutions or withdrawing to core operation strengths. In this edition of China Briefing Magazine, we focus on how key industries in the services sector have entered into a new normal in 2020. We also provide an overview of new opportunities available for foreign investors as a result of the disruption. Finally, we spotlight two major industries impacted by COVID-19 in China, healthcare and food and beverages.


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A Guide to Vietnam’s Supply Chains

Published: April 2020

Vietnam’s supply chains have significantly evolved from how they were a decade ago. Today, supply chain shifts to Vietnam are ongoing, helped in some part by the US-China trade war, as a growing number of businesses seek out ASEAN or alternate markets to invest in. In this issue of Vietnam Briefing magazine, we look at ways to plan supply chain shifts while using Vietnam as a China plus one investment destination. We then look at the status of Vietnam’s supply chains and how they are developing as manufacturing in the country matures.


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Due Diligence for Foreign Companies in India

Published: March 2020

Foreign companies investing in India are advised to do a due diligence check, especially if entering into a joint venture, merger and acquisition, or partnership. The due diligence process uncovers critical information relating to the business and its management, thus helping investors decide if they should go ahead with their financial deal, or negotiate better terms and conditions, or withdraw their interest from the target entity or deal. While the due diligence process differs in each sector, the process will include an accurate evaluation of the company’s finances and taxes. In this issue of India Briefing, we provide information on conducting due diligence in India. We first focus on what is due diligence, and why foreign companies should engage in this process before investing in India. Next, we discuss different types of due diligence and explain their requirements and importance. Lastly, we answer some frequently asked questions.


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Operating Your China Business During a Crisis and Contagious Disease Outbreaks

Published: March 2020

Businesses across China were disrupted early this year due to the novel Covid-19 outbreak. The nature of this outbreak has led to some fast-thinking on the part of business organizations throughout the world – who have had to balance the quarantine conditions imposed with the need to resume normal work processes and await resumption of supplies. In this special edition of China Briefing magazine, we identify key concerns for business managers during such crises, including managing a remote workforce, using IT solutions to navigate business operations more efficiently and securely, and addressing the legal risks in case contractual obligations are not satisfied.



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