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Legal Newsletter Issue No.2| February 2020

Dear Valued Clients and Partners, As usual, GV Lawyers would like to introduce you the legal update newsletter Issue No. 02, February 2020, which includes the following main contents: In the beginning of the newsletter, we would like to review some remarkable legal information with the following contents: 1. New regulations on guiding compensation, support and relocation upon land recovery by the State; 2. Activities of Bailiffs; 3. Vietnam's particularly preferential import tax rates for the implementation of the ASEAN-Hong Kong and China Free Trade Agreement for the period of 2019 – 2022; 4. Operation of insurance agents in credit institutions; and 5. Amending the provisions...

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Project Happy Elephant – Listing News

GV Lawyers acted as the sole Vietnamese legal advisor for the successful IPO and Listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange of GHW International (Stock Code 9933.HK), an applied chemical intermediates provider in the integrated services market with an established reputation, and a long operating history of over 20 years in the industry. GHW International is also the fourth largest seller of polyurethane materials in terms of sales revenue in the PRC in 2018 and ranked as 46th globally in terms of revenue in the global chemical sales market in 2018. (https://www.streetinsider.com/dr/news.php?id=16283094;https://www2.hkexnews.hk/New-Listings/New-Listing-Information/Main-Board?sc_lang=en) GV Lawyers played a key and active role in...

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Signing Ceremony of Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement between GIBC and GV Lawyers

Ho Chi Minh city, 4 December 2019 Global Integration Business Consultants (GIBC) and Global Vietnam Lawyers (GV Lawyers) officially signed a Comprehensive Cooperation Agreement in Ho Chi Minh city on 4 December 2019. GIBC is founded with the vision of accompanying Vietnamese businesses on the journey toward sustainable growth and integration into the global economy, GIBC brings together a diverse team of professionals and experts from various business and management backgrounds, including veteran leaders and senior managers from local and multinational firms and organizations, economic experts, accredited legal advisors, accomplished PR and communications specialists and professors from leading local and international universities....

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Two Critical Points In The Legal Protection Of Minority Shareholders

The article by Associate Attorney Hoang Thi Hoai Thu was published on the Saigon Economic Times page on January 16, 2020 with the title: "Two Critical Points In The Legal Protection Of Minority Shareholders". *** The Enterprise Law 2014 creates a mechanism to allow minority shareholders to have the opportunity to assign their personnel to the board of managers of the company, but concurrently, majority shareholders can therefrom dismiss members representing the minority thanks to their overwhelming majority. BOARD OF MANAGERS WITH PROTECTION OF MINORITY SHAREHOLDERS In a joint stock company, shareholders own the company but the operation of the company is delegated to...

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Mekong Wind Power Joint Stock Company

Our lawyers have acted as legal advisors for sellers that are shareholders of Mekong Wind Power Joint Stock Company (“Mekong”), the investor of (1) Binh Dai Wind Power Plant with design capacity of 30MW and a projection of capacity development up to 280MW by 2020, and (2) Ben Tre Solar Power Plant with the capacity of 30MW which are located in Ben Tre Province, in their transfer transaction of 49% of shares in Mekong with a purchaser is Grimm Power Public Company Limited (Thailand). In this acquisition deal, we played quintessential role in efficiently assisting the sellers in negotiating with...

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Staff Promotion Announcement – January 2020

31 December 2019, Global Vietnam Lawyers (GV Lawyers) has promoted a new Senior Associate and three new Associates, effective as of 1 January 2020. The promotions will reflect GV Lawyers’ strategy of attracting and retaining the most talented and committed people, offering a range of complementary services to our clients covering all their legal needs as well as further bolster the firm’s strength in Private Equity and M&A, Employment, Real Estate and International Litigation.   New Senior Associate Ngo Thi Diem, Corporate, Employment, Private Equity/ Capital Markets and M&A New Associates: Nguyen Thi Hang, Corporate, Real Estate, Merger & Acquisition, Nguyen Gia Thinh, M&A,...

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Condotel will be considered for being granted a certificate of ownership of the project

Regarding the issuance of the certificates of land use rights, ownership of tourist apartments, tourist villas, and condotels that have drawn public attention during the past time, as of 14/02/2020, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment issued Official Letter No. 703/BTNMT-TCQLĐĐ ("Official Letter 703") to the Departments of Natural Resources and Environment providing guidance on the land use and issuance of the certificate of ownership of construction works ("Certificate") for the said real estate products. Accordingly, Official Letter No. 703/BTNMT-TCQLĐĐ features some notable contents as follows: 1. Regarding the land use regime and land use term According to Article 48...

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TTC Green Energy Investment Joint Stock Company

Our lawyers have acted as legal advisors for a seller which is shareholder of TTC Green Energy Investment Joint Stock Company (“TTC Energy”), the investor of TTCIZ No. 01 solar power plant located at An Hoi hamlet, An Hoa ward, Trang Bang district, Tay Ninh province, with the capacity of 48 MW, in its transfer of 49% of shares in TTC Energy with a purchaser is Gulf Energy Development Public Company Limited (Thailand). In this acquisition deals, we played quintessential role in efficiently assisting the seller in negotiating with the purchaser and their lawyer teams in Thailand and Vietnam in...

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Legal Job Opportunities 2019 – Paralegal Position

Explore Legal Careers With Us Global Vietnam Lawyers, an international law firm with more than 60 Senior Associates, Associates and Para-Legal Officers altogether, has an exciting opportunity for a highly qualified Paralegal with 3-4 years in its Hanoi office. For more information, please visit: https://careerbuilder.vn/vi/tim-viec-lam/paralegal-ha-noi.35B36AB7.html The recruitment program is one of the activities that impacts most critically on our performance development strategies so we hope that all the ideal candidates who are qualified with solid legal experience in Intellectual Property, Real Estate and other important legal practice areas, will consider joining and involving themselves to adding value to our legal team. *** Job descriptions: DOWNLOAD The Application:  Application...

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