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Taxation of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies26/07/2018 14:34

Taxation of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies26/07/2018 14:34

Oct 26, 2019

Cryptocurrencies are an exciting development. The potential for blockchain technology is limitless. However, along with the rewards come a variety of risks, not least of which is tax. Failure to comply with all applicable tax obligations can result in severe penalties and hefty arrears interest.

Launching Ceremony of Vietnam Mediation Centre and the Official Release of VMC Mediation Rules 2018

Launching Ceremony of Vietnam Mediation Centre and the Official Release of VMC Mediation Rules 2018

Oct 26, 2019

In the ceremony, VMC proudly introduced its first 11 Mediators who are also reputable experts in many fields of commercial activities to be listed in the VMC’s List of Mediators. The List is expected to be good recommendations for disputing parties for their selection of mediator(s) and shall be expanded with more brilliant faces in near future.

1st International ADR Conference at the Dusit Thani

1st International ADR Conference at the Dusit Thani

Oct 26, 2019

In the conference, Mr. Phan Trong Dat (VIAC Vice General Secretary) presented about the enforcement of Mediated Settlement Agreement in Vietnam. Dat supposed that the enforceability of mediated settlement agreements is maybe the most important factor contributing to the success of mediation.

Vietnam launches mediation centre for trade-related issues

Vietnam launches mediation centre for trade-related issues

Oct 26, 2019

According to Mr. Tran Huu Huynh, President of the VIAC, Vietnam is considered a country with high and stable economic growth in the region and in the world. The Vietnamese Government has made a number of strong commitments and actions to reform in a more facilitative fashion, aiming to build a favourable business climate for investors, including the finalisation of a legal framework for the methods of settling trade disputes.

Many FDI firms choose commercial arbitration in resolving disputes

Many FDI firms choose commercial arbitration in resolving disputes

Oct 26, 2019

Mr. Phan Trong Dat, Deputy Secretary General of the Vietnam International Arbitration Centre (VIAC) said at a recent seminar that the rate of disputes in Vietnam has increased in the last three years with over a half of commercial arbitration cases at VIAC being resolved in foreign languages (mainly English).​

Message from the Secretary General 2018

Message from the Secretary General 2018

Oct 26, 2019

In 2018, towards the 25th anniversary (28 April 1993 – 28 April 2018), VIAC will keep striving; deserves to be a reliable address and the prioritized selection in any case of disputes. We believe with the solid foundation as well as our determination, VIAC will have a successful new year. 

VIAC and THAC signed the Co-operation Agreement

VIAC and THAC signed the Co-operation Agreement

Oct 26, 2019

This MoU signals a strengthening of the ties between both institutions to promote and facilitate international arbitration. Under the MoU, both institutions will be able to request for hearing facilities, conduct joint seminars and conferences, share resource persons and jointly promote activities in support of ADR.

VIAC Arbitrator attends the 68th session of Working Group II, UNCITRAL

VIAC Arbitrator attends the 68th session of Working Group II, UNCITRAL

Oct 26, 2019

Following the well-deserved achievement of the Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards (New York, 1958), it is a concerted attempt to develop the United Nations Convention on International Mediation that the international community has as yet made to establish an effective legal instrument as well as a framework for enforcement of international commercial settlement agreements resulting from mediation (the“Settlement Agreement”).

Mediation and Arbitration: The Differences

Mediation and Arbitration: The Differences

Oct 26, 2019

Mediation and commercial arbitration are two alternate dispute resolutions (outside courts) recognized by Vietnamese Rules. According to the law, these methods are based on the voluntariness of the agreement between each party and are enforced by number of rules such as: Resolution No.22/2017/NĐ-CP about Mediation and Commercial Arbitration Rules 2010.

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