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Executive Workshop - Business Startup & Tax Strategies in Vietnam

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Date & time
26Sep 2017 (Tue)09:00 - 13:00 Registration starts at 8:30am | Complimentary Light Refreshment is included)
Admiralty Learning Centre
Early Bird Special HK$ 2500 per participant (By 19 Sep 2017) | Regular Fee: HK$ 3000
Mr. Lim Chor Ghee
Mr. Lim Chor Ghee

Mr. Lim Chor Ghee

General Director of Tricor Vietnam

2867 8481 (
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Digital Economy

Business startup and tax strategies in vietnam

The workshop aims to offer its participants an executive briefing on business startup and taxation in Vietnam. It is delivered by experience business advisory consultant based in Vietnam who will provide effective strategies to facilitate your business startup plan in Vietnam.

Date, Time, Venue

Date: 26th  September, 2017 (Tue)

Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm (Total 4 hours)
*Complimentary light refreshment is included

Venue: Admiralty Learning Centre

Language: English supplemented by Cantonese

Learning Outcomes 

Upon completion of the workshop, the attendees should be able to:
  • Have a good understanding of all the key elements for business startup and development in Vietnam.
  • Obtain an overview of legal, finance and investment, trading and distribution, governance, taxation and relevant for foreign investment in Vietnam.

Programme Contents

  • An update on the economic and business environment in Vietnam in 2017.
  • Attractive Business Sectors for foreign investors
  • Survey of typical operating costs in HCMC and Hanoi – rental, salary, office rental and living costs
  • Most recent updates on Investment / Enterprise law - understanding the regulatory and administrative steps in getting  investment license for foreign investors
  • Market entry strategy for trading and distribution business and contracting services:
    -Independent distributors and agents;
    -Representative Office;
    -Joint ventures;
    -100% or foreign controlled subsidiary;
  • Legal, management and control structure of companies in Vietnam
  • Vietnam Taxes in  a Nut-shell
  • Corporate Income Tax Planning for inbound investment
    -Equity / Debt
    -Holding company
    -Taxation on M&A
  • Withholding tax and Double Tax Agreement
  • VAT Planning and Administration
  • Tax Planning for Profit Repatriation
  • Foreign exchange control – capital / current account, regulations
  • Personal Income Tax planning
  • Work permit, tax and visa issues for legal representative, chief representative and expatriates generally

Who should Attend

  • CEOs and Directors of foreign companies with Vietnamese operations
  • CFO, Financial controllers and accountants
  • Corporate affairs, legal and company secretarial officers
  • CPA and consultants firms advising their clients on Vietnam investment

Statement of attendance

A STATEMENT OF ATTENDANCE from HKU SPACE will be issued to all students who have successfully completed the workshop.


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