FAQ

Unemployment insurance in Vietnam

Unemployment insurance in Vietnam

I’m running a wholly foreign-owned enterprise in Vietnam with over 200 employees. Do I have to buy unemployment insurance for my employees in addition to social insurance? How does Vietnamese...

What you need to know about foreign ownership of houses in Vietnam

What you need to know about foreign ownership of houses in Vietnam

Foreigners will be allowed to buy houses and apartments in Vietnam, but only in limited quantity, according to a recently completed draft decree on foreign ownership of property in the...

 
Use of foreign driver licenses in Vietnam

Use of foreign driver licenses in Vietnam

I am from the Republic of Korea and have a driver license granted there. May I use my driver license in the Vietnamese territory? According to Vietnam’s regulations on road motor...

Foreigner surety for family visit

Foreigner surety for family visit

I am a Taiwanese currently living in Vietnam. Can I stand surety for my wife and children to visit me in the country in the Lunar New Year holiday? According...

 
Rights of investors in Vietnam?

Rights of investors in Vietnam?

Investors in Vietnam are entitled to receive basic rights as decreed by the government, including:  Autonomy in investment/business: - Right to select investment sectors, forms of investment, methods of raising capital,...

When can an employee receive an allowance for a job loss?

When can an employee receive an allowance for a job loss?

Employees might be entitled to job-loss allowance or severance allowance after the stop working at an enterprise. The payment of these benefits varies, depending on the circumstances and reasons why...

 
“Tell me, why come to Vietnam”, asks the foreign investor

“Tell me, why come to Vietnam”, asks the foreign investor

Why is Vietnam a potential place for investment for the foreign investors? Vietnam boasts of friendly laws for foreign investment allowing the foreign investors to investment in all the legally permitted...

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