Offices

Offices

Events

29
Jan
2015
Myanmar Banking Law – Financing Structures and Onshore Security
Highlights covered: Experience in obtaining approvals for secured financing of network infrastructure, microfinance, residential units, aircraft, agriculture commodities and IPPs Which foreign loans were not be approved by the Central…

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

4
Feb
2015
Telecom Myanmar Update dated 20 January 2015
Welcome to VDB Loi’s Telecom Myanmar Update! Highlights of the 20 January issue: Telecom license applications are now open: what is the best way to apply? Financing telecom network infrastructure…
19
Jan
2015
Myanmar Finance Report 19 Jan 2015
Welcome to VDB Loi’s Myanmar Finance Report! Our insightful commentary on developments in Myanmar’s banking and finance space. Myanmar Finance Report comprises articles contributed by our team on law and…
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…

Analysis

18
Feb
2015
New banking law to shake up related party credit, leasing companies and profit distribution by banks
In the wake of awarding licenses to 9 foreign banks, the Financial Institutions of Myanmar Law of 1990 (FIML), the key legislation on the licensing and operation of banks and…
4
Feb
2015
Myanmar Securities Business Licenses: Foreign Firms Ponder Ownership Restrictions and High Minimum Capital
In the wake of the Securities Exchange Law and the only very recently issued implementing rules, foreign banks and securities firms now have a very short time window to decide…
9
Jan
2015
What Does it Take to Implement the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in Myanmar?
In following of press declare 99/2012 establishing the leading authority charged with EITI implementation. Myanmar was accepted as an EITI Candidate at the International EITI Board meeting on 2 July…