Capital Gains Tax

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A Term Sheet in Vietnam’s Context: Why it Matters?

Does it really matter and why? Yes, it does and very much. First thing first, a term sheet is not a contract in a sense...

A Term Sheet in Vietnam’s Context: What is it?

What is a Term Sheet by the way? Imagine that, on a beautiful day, founders of a Vietnamese startup just received a ‘term sheet’...

Investment in Vietnam via Singapore: Why both Local Founders and Foreign...

Back to early 2015, the overnight success of Flappy Bird inspired a new wave of startups in Vietnam who obviously wished to repeat the...

Case Study: A Fund’s Hard Exit (Part #1)

In early 2018, VinaCapital (VC), through its affiliate,  invested US$32.5 million to acquire a significant minority stake in Ba Huan Joint Stock Company, a...

Case Study: A Fund’s Hard Exit (Part #2)

Please this the first post here.  Question #4 Back to the case of BH, Ms. Ba Huan claimed that she only signed the English version while...

Squeeze-out, Freeze-out & Appraisal Right – How a Minority Shareholder can...

Last week, I met a startup’s CEO and was questioned about how to get rid of a troublesome shareholder (also an employee) in his...

Using Special Purpose Vehicles (SPVs) in Vietnam for Tax Purposes: How...

In June 2016, Vietnam’s local authorities in areas where Big C-branded supermarket chain locates were requested to temporarily stop any licensing works relating to...

The investor-nominated director! Do you really need the target’s indemnification or...

Early 2010, two Australian executives of Jestar Pacific, a joint venture airline between the State-owned Vietnam Airline and Australia's Qantas Airways, were not permitted to...

How Are Capital Gains Taxed in Vietnam?

At the exit, a VC (or any private equity fund) in particular or any foreign investors in general would have several liquidity considerations including...

What’s a start-up under Vietnamese law and does it really matter...

A software engineer  just quit a well-paid but boring job to start a new venture somewhere in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. He heard...

How a Vietnamese startup is acknowledged & any investment risks involved?

Please read this post first: What’s a start-up under Vietnamese law and does it really matter from a VC’s perspective? 3 – Who decides an SME...

Is it possible to form a venture capital (VC) fund in...

Yes – but care should be taken as to when to strike. 1 – But first, what is a VC fund in Vietnamese context? By definition,...