Alerts

14
November
2018

Extension of Banking Services by Foreign Bank Branches to Local Companies

The Central Bank of Myanmar (“CBM”) has issued Directive No. (6/2018) (“the Directive”) [...]
14
November
2018

Ministry Issues Two New Regulations on Settlement of Employees’ Wages and Seniority Payment

On 21 September 2018, the Ministry of Labour and Vocational Training (“MLVT”) issued [...]
13
November
2018

New Circular expands scope on the management of e-commerce via website and mobile applications

On 20 August 2018, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (“MOIT”) issued Circular […]

9
November
2018

BOT authorises commercial banks to provide digital ID services

On 4 September 2018, the Bank of Thailand (“BOT”), which is the central […]

7
November
2018

Guidance on compulsory social insurance for foreign employees working in Vietnam

Under Vietnam’s Law on Social Insurance dated 20 November 2014, from 1 January [...]
31
October
2018

New Regulations on Foreign Workers in Vietnam

On 8 October 2018, the Government issued Decree No. 140/2018/ND-CP (“Decree No. 140”) [...]
24
October
2018

Mandatory Use of Letter of Credit (L/C) for Export of Certain Goods

On 7 September 2018, the Minister of Trade (MOT) issued Regulation of the […]

24
October
2018

The Establishment and Development of Philippine Competitive Renewable Energy Zones

The Department of Energy (“DOE”) has issued Department Circular No. DC2018-09-0027 (“the Circular”), […]

3
September
2018

Vietnam releases new Decree on Commercial Promotion

Vietnam’s guidelines on commercial promotional activities received an update in May earlier this [...]
3
September
2018

Thailand officially regulates ICOs

Initial Coin Offerings or “ICOs” are a new method of funding for start-ups […]