AmCham Legal and VBF Liaison Committee Meeting, Ho Chi Minh City Chapter
Regular monthly meeting of the committee to review upcoming events, discuss and prepare positions on key issues, laws and regulations relating to trade and investment between Vietnam and the United States.
Legal Committee Administrative
A. Meetings are usually held on the second Tuesday of every month, 5:00 pm-6:15 pm.
B. Next meeting: September 8 – same time and same location.
C. Introduction of Meeting Attendees
Events Updates and Legislation
A. New Enterprise Law and implementing Decrees
B. New Investment Law and implementing Decrees
C. Draft Decree Implementing the Law on Securities
D. Entry Approval for Foreigners: Official Letter No. 2820/UBND-VX dated 26 July of HCMC People’s Committee regarding enhancing prevention of COVID-19 pandemic in HCMC
E. Decree No. 88 detailing and guiding the implementation of some articles of the Law on Labor Safety and Hygiene regarding compulsory insurance for labor accidents and occupational diseasesd
F. Recent Legal Developments on Power and Energy
i. Solar Power FiT 2 Circular No. 18
ii. Solar auction pilot program/mechanism
iii. Proposed extension of wind FiT for wind projects
iv. Other power and energy developments.
Q&A and Other Issues and Recommendations
Closing Remarks and Next Steps