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Events

25
Aug
2016
Breakfast Seminar on Real Estate and Construction: Development or Disaster?
  Development or Disaster? Breakfast Seminar: Real Estate and Construction SEMINAR DETAILS HERE.     With Phnom Penh’s rapidly ascending skyline, the challenges facing developers in the Real Estate and…
13
Sep
2016
Myanmar connect 2016
Panel Discussion: Are We Finally Ready to Bank the Unbanked? Edwin Vanderbruggen With regulation around mobile banking being one of the hot topics of the first half of 2016, experts…

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

19
Aug
2016
A Beautiful Spectrum Auction? Game Theory Comes to Myanmar as the PTD Dishes out Frequency
The crowning piece of Myanmar’s telecom revolution is about to take place. For the first time, the authorities will organize a competitive bidding process for blocks of spectrum. In this…
16
Aug
2016
Client Alert: Longer work permits/stay permits for expatriate
The Directorate of Investment and Company Administration (“DICA”) has recently issued an announcement, on 21 July 2016, related to relaxation of stay permit and work permit for expatriate professionals having…
8
Aug
2016
Client Alert: MoC Notification dated 7th July 2016
The Ministry of Commerce has issued a Notification (No. 56/2016) dated 7th July 2016, under section 13(b) of Export-Import Law, allowing foreign joint venture companies to trade in construction materials,…

Analysis

7
Oct
2015
A primer on commercial litigation in Myanmar – debt recovery and enforcement
Many businesses will try to steer clear of Myanmar courts in case of a commercial dispute. But sometimes, commercial litigation in Myanmar cannot be avoided. In this note, we summarize…
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…

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