The Number of Enterprises in Vietnam in the 2000 – 2009 period

In the 2000-2009 period, the number of registered business increased by 22% per year on average. During this period, a significant increase was observed in 2000-2001 (an increase of 37%), 2003-2004 (34%) and 2008-2009 (29%). In 2008 and 2009, and in spite of difficulties caused by the global economic crisis, the number of newly registered …

GDP Growth, Inflation, Credit Growth in Vietnam from 2005 to 2009

Table 1: Key macro indicators Indicator 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 GDP growth (% p.a.) 8.4 8.2 8.5 6.2 5.3 Inflation (change in CPI, % p.a.) 8.3 7.5 8.3 23.1 6.9 Credit Growth (% p.a.) 31.7 25.4 53.9 25.4 37.7 (Source: IMF to 2008, 2009 data by GSO)

Vietnamese System of Legal Documents

Taking into account one issue in Vietnam that refers to legal document, one might be confused when encountering phrases such as: law, resolution, decree, order, decision, circular… These phrases appear in regulation documents such as: Law on Enterprises No.60/2005/QH11 on 29 November 2005, Decree No.88/2006/ND-CP on 29 August 2006 on Business registration, Decision No.10/2007/QD-BTM on …