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Vietnam: Equitisation of Mobifone

18 December 2014


Equitisation in Vietnam involves converting State Owned Enterprises ("SOE"s) into joint stock companies with a portion of the shares being sold at public auction or to strategic investors. Equitisation is an important component of the restructuring of...

Asia Pacific anti-corruption rankings for 2014

10 December 2014


Transparency International recently released its always keenly awaited annual Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) for 2014, just after a new bribery risk index was launched by TRACE International. The CPI has been an authoritative and valuable tool for measuring...

ASEAN 2015 – opportunities and challenges

14 November 2014


With a year to go until the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) plans to form a single economic market, Clifford Chance explores the opportunities and challenges for investors in the region.

Indexing corruption in Asia Pacific

5 November 2014


Transparency International (TI) publishes a Bribe Payer's Index (BPI) which provides help to companies seeking to accurately assess the risk of doing business in Asia Pacific or with a partner from the Asia Pacific Region.  The BPI provides critical additional...

Vietnam: New bankruptcy law 2014 [Japanese translation]

30 October 2014


A new bankruptcy law was recently adopted by the National Assembly of Vietnam which will replace the bankruptcy law introduced in 2004.  This briefing will outline some of the significant changes that the new law introduces in Vietnam. Key issues A creditor's...

Is the paper tiger sharpening its teeth

21 October 2014


The SFO, the agency principally responsible for prosecuting cases under the UK Bribery Act 2010 (UKBA), has received its fair share of criticism for being perceived to lack the prosecutorial zeal displayed by the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) in relation to...

Vietnam: Offshore borrowings

10 October 2014


The State Bank of Vietnam recently issued two circulars (Circular 12 and 25) to regulate offshore borrowings without a Government guarantee. These circulars apply to any loan facility whereby the borrower is a resident and the lender is a non resident. These circulars...