Offices

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Events

19
Nov
2014
Myanmar Finance Summit
“Leapfrogging Myanmar’s banking and financial landscape” As in any emerging economy the banking and finance sector plays a very critical role in supporting its growth. What is the outlook and future…
8
Dec
2014
Port Finance International Asia – Singapore 2014
Taking place on 8 – 9 December, at the Suntec Exhibition Centre in Singapore, Port Finance International Asia 2014 will bring together attendees from port authorities, terminals, banks and investors,…

Legal advisory

Our lawyers have built up a wealth of knowledge and expertise in a broad range of areas with leading international or regional law firms. At VDB Loi, the legal team focuses mainly on transactions in M&A, investment, real estate, resources, energy, infrastructure and capital markets.
Our lawyers bring a solution-minded approach to the deal, a safe pair of hands with a responsive and dynamic attitude. Of particular note is our policy of working with Government authorities in all the countries we cover, and our emphasis on “on-the-ground” knowledge.

Tax advisory

VDB Loi is widely recognized as a leading tax advisory firm. We offer a full range of professional tax services, from corporate tax structuring to due diligence. With tax advisors working in close conjunction with our transactional lawyers, VDB Loi is in a unique position to structure transactions in a tax efficient manner. Our advisors adopt a dynamic and assertive approach to improve your tax situation and avoid unnecessary adverse tax consequences.

Our credentials on international taxation are unique in the region – we have extensive experience with corporate, regional tax structuring and other international tax issues.

MyanmarLegal Wire

Updates

25
Oct
2014
Investing in the Myanmar Real Estate Sector
In the highly dynamic environment of the liberalization of Myanmar’s economy, economic laws and regulations play a pivotal role. This report aims to analyze how the current laws, regulations and…
10
Sep
2014
Telecom Myanmar Update
Highlights: First Thoughts on the New Rules for Licensing Telecommunications Services Easy Money? Mobile Banking, Mobile Money and Myanmar’s Financial Regulations Special Questions on Competition and Access to Infrastructure How…
9
Jul
2014
Client Alert: MIC not “dissolved”, just moving to Yangon
The Myanmar Investment Commission (MIC) moved from Nay Pyi Taw to Yangon today in a measure to improve access to the central body which approves foreign investment. The MIC will…

Analysis

30
Oct
2014
Telecom License applications are now open: What is the best way to apply?
After a rather long wait, the Post and Telecommunications Department (PTD) of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) has just issued the first of several Telecommunications Rules under…
8
Aug
2014
Central Bank of Myanmar strengthens grip over foreign loans
With a new circular letter addressed to Myanmar banks dated 3 July 2014 (the CBM Letter), the Central Bank of Myanmar has reasserted control over foreign loans that are provided…
22
May
2014
Client Alert: The Government of the Union of Myanmar just announced that it will privatize the import, storage and distribution of jet fuel in the country
The Government of the Union of Myanmar just announced that it will privatize the import, storage and distribution of jet fuel in the country. The existing distribution is currently a…