Dear all,

As you are aware, Law No. 67/2014/QH13 on investments and Law No. 68/2014/QH13 on enterprises were passed by the National Assembly on November 26, 2014.

The both two Laws will take effect on July 1, 2015.

To provide details for implementation of the two Laws, the Ministry of Planning and Investment is calling for comments and recommendations on the following drafts:

1.  Draft Decree on business registration, which will replace Decree 43/2010/ND-CP on business registration (“Decree 43”) and Decree 05/2013/CP amending and supplementing a number of articles of Decree 43 and the outline in English here.

2. Draft Decree guiding implementation of a number of articles of Investment Law 2014, which will replace Decree 108/2006/ND-CP guiding Investment Law 2005 and also Lists of sector, business lines and geographical areas entitled to investment incentives adhering to Decree 124/2008/NĐ-CP guiding Law on Corporate Income Tax and Decree 87/2010/ND-CP guiding Law On Import Tax And Export Tax. Please click here for its outline in English.

3. Draft Decree guiding implementation of a number of articles of Enterprise Law 2014, which will replace Decree 102/2010/ND-CP guiding Enterprise Law 2005 and its outline in English here

Please help forward the drafts to your interested members for their comments/feedback and recommendations.

Kindly note that the comments should be addressed in both languages (English and Vietnamese) to VBF Secretariat at by 12 noon, April 20, 2015 for our consolidation and consideration.

If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact us at 04-3715-2223 or

Thank you very much for your attention and we look forward to hearing from you in due course.

With our best regards,


Vietnam Business Forum (“VBF”) Secretariat

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