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Events

11
Sep
2015
3rd Annual Southeast Asia Offshore Summit 2015
Day 2: 11 September 2015, 4:30pm Post award regulatory matters to be aware of Which corporate structure is preferable – a branch or a subsidiary? Is there still time to…
15
Sep
2015
Myanmar Connect 2015
2:30pm EXECUTIVE INSIGHT NAVIGATING THROUGH THE LICENSE MAZE – POSSIBILITES, OPPORTUNITIES AND RESTRICTIONS New licensing rules and frameworks were announced in November 2014. Find out all you need to know…

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

28
Aug
2015
DICA taking steps to clean up the Myanmar companies register?
The Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (“DICA”) has just released – on 27 August 2015 – a Notification requiring all companies registered in Myanmar to contact DICA to confirm…
18
May
2015
CLMV Power Update
Welcome to VDB Loi’s CLMV Power Update! Highlights of this issue: Ten things to know about power in Myanmar A practical perspective on foreign financing transactions in Myanmar Key economic…
18
May
2015
Ten things to know about power in Myanmar
International law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has released a handy short guide to power projects in Myanmar with local law input provided by VDB Loi. The guide covers Institutional framework…

Analysis

7
Aug
2015
Myanmar to Reorganize Rules on Government Debt and Guarantees
Can Myanmar’s states and regions borrow money from external sources? Can they too issue Government bonds? How about state-owned enterprises? For which projects can the Government issue guarantees, and what…
27
Jun
2015
The do’s and don’ts of buying an existing towerco in Myanmar
As bidders position themselves for the first ever acquisition of a towerco in Myanmar, we take a look at the possible acquisition structures, the required Government approvals and the key…
22
Jun
2015
関連当事者への与信、リース会社および銀行による利益分配を刷新する新銀行法
9つの外国銀行に対する免許の付与に続いて、銀行その他の金融機関の免許および経営に関する重要な法律である1990年のミャンマー金融機関法(FIML)の改正作業が始まった。パブリックコメントに付されたミャンマー銀行・金融機関法の草案(以下、「法案」という。)から判断して、銀行の監督に関する長大な条項は、より詳細に具体化され、多くの場合で拡張される一方で、いくつかの全く新しいルールも導入される。法案は現在国会で審議中である。