Global Business Law Seminar on 17th February, TOKYO

GLOBAL BUSINESS LAW SEMINAR: “OPEN LECTURE ON VIETNAMESE LAW”
17th February 2016

Vietnam is now enhancing its attractiveness as an investment destination because of the economic integration of ASEAN and its participation in the TPP Agreement. Vietnam occupies a geopolitically important location, linking East Asia and West Asia by sea and land routes. Not only Japanese firms but also Chinese and Korean firms are keen to enter into this market in order to utilize fruits from the TPP Agreement.

To help Japanese investors in getting insight in Vietnamese Law, Ms. Hoang Nguyen Ha Quyen and Dr. Nguyen Anh TuanPartner at LNT & Partners gave a presentation at Global Business Law Seminar organized by Hitotsubashi University on 17th February 2016 in Tokyo, Japan. The presentation focuses on the Law on Enterprise and the Law on investment implemented in July 2015 from academic and practical viewpoints.

About the Speakers

Ms. Hoang Nguyen Ha Quyen

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Ms. Quyen co-heads LNT & Partners’ Corporate practice group. She advises in matters of corporate and commercial compliance, mergers and acquisitions, contract drafting and negotiation, investment, labor, and intellectual property. She has been ranked by Chambers and Partners as a Corporate/M&A expert.

Dr. Nguyen Anh Tuan

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Dr. Tuan leads LNT & Partners’ Bio-Pharmaceutical specialty group. He is recognized by the legal community as one of the few qualified competition law experts in Vietnam who has an in-depth understanding of international antitrust regulations and their application under the Vietnamese Competition Law.

By Vietnam Law Insight (LNT & Partners)

“Vietnam Law on Investment and Law on Enterprises” seminar on 8th October, TOKYO

“Vietnam Law on Investment and Law on Enterprises – From Adoption to Implementation”, on 8th October in Tokyo.

As you may know, It has been almost a year since the date new Law on Investment and Law on Enterprises approved by the Vietnam National Assembly and almost 3 months since theirs officially effective date on July 1st, 2015. The new LoI and LoE has brought a significant chance for foreign investors to invest into Vietnam. Therefore, LNT & Partners, together with Hitotsubashi University ICS, Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners and Mori Hamada & Matsumoto law firm, will organize a seminar in this October in Tokyo to update you on the new law.

Information: (Please CLICK HERE for full agenda)
Date and Time: Thursday, 8th October, 2015
Time: 17:00 – 20:00, followed by a networking.
Venue: 1 Floor of  Gakujutsu Sogo Center, 2-1-2 Hitotsubashi, Chiyoda, Tokyo.
Japanese: http://www.hit-u.ac.jp/hall/file/menu-016/file_01.pdf
English:   http://www.ics.hit-u.ac.jp/campus/directions-maps
Fee: Charge-free
Language: English
Register: Required. Maximum of 50 attendants
Organizer: Hitotsubashi University ICS
Supporters: Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto and LNT & Partners.

Speakers include:

  1. Mr Quach Ngoc Tuan, Deputy Director of the Legal Department, Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)
  2. Mr. Phan Duc Hieu, Director of Business Environment And Competitiveness Department, Vietnam Central Institute for Economic Management (CIEM)
  3. Mr. Bui Ngoc Hong, Partner, LNT & Partners
  4. Ms. Kayoko Naito, Partner, Oh-Ebashi LPC & Partners
  5. Mr. Shigehiko Ishimoto, Partner, Mori Hamada & Matsumoto

If you are interested in attending the seminar, please reply to let us know by 30th September, register to Ms Trang Dang at: Phuongtrang.dang@LNTpartners.com

As the number of seats is limited (50 in total), so I’d appreciated if you could confirm in your earliest convenience so I can secure a position for you. We apologize in advance for this space limitation

ASEAN Tax/Thai Tax Summit 2015

ASEAN Tax/Thai Tax Summit 2015
Opportunities & Challenges from Tax Changes for Outbound & Inbound Investment

 

Keep abreast of the latest tax issues and policies in Thailand & key AEC countries to enhance competitiveness and managing tax risks for AEC integration

As a result of the establishment of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC), the ASEAN region is set to see a freer movement of goods, services, investment, skilled labor and capital among its member countries. We will need to make sure that all relevant regional regulatory frameworks, including the area of regional tax integration arrangements, will be sufficiently suitable and appropriate for facilitating the single market and other regional economic goals.

This year’s conference on ASEAN Tax/Thai Tax Summit 2015 will highlight all the key potential implications to explore the challenges and opportunities including latest government policy & scenarios on tax restructuring to enhance competitiveness and preparation for AEC, effective tax planning strategies for AEC 2015 and their impact on businesses.  In addition, this ASEAN Tax/Thai Tax Summit 2015 will update on customs & international trade & FTA, cross-border tax dispute settlement, cross-border transactions and tax risk management, corporate taxation, Board of Investment (BOI) tax holidays, recent changes in transfer pricing, indirect tax, anti-tax avoidance, VAT, CLMV key tax updates and much more.

We are delighted to announce that Dr Net Le from LNT & Partners will join the panel speaker of ASEAN Tax/Thai Tax Summit 2015 and give a presentation on the session: “Insights into the Workings of the General Anti-Avoidance Rule”, on following main points:

  • New anti-avoidance rules around ASEAN and how they affect tax planning
  • Anti-avoidance principles – Evolution
  • Assessing and comparing the recent trends in the area of GAARs
  • Key lesson learned and case examples

Attendees will get the most comprehensive updates on key tax updates for both AEC and Thailand.

EVENT DETAILS:

  • Date: 25-26 June 2015
  • Time: 8:00am – 5:30pm
  • Venue: The Landmark Hotel Bangkok, 138 Sukhumvit Rd, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110

For more information and registration, please Go to the event’s website

Pleas click here for the eBrochure_Conference on ASEAN Tax-Thai Tax Summit 2015.

CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Hear outstanding case study on “Cross-border transactions & tax risk management”
  • Tax updates/discussions toward AEC integration in 2015
  • Gathering Thailand’s tax authorities and top tax experts
  • Find out the latest tax developments in countries such as Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Indonesia
  • Executive roundtable discussion “Emerging taxation issues for ASEAN countries and impacts of regional integration on taxation”
  • Insights into the workings of the general anti-avoidance rule
  • Case Study: Cross Border Transactions and Investment in Cambodia

For online registration: http://www.asiabusiness-connect.com/On-line-Registration.html