region: Laos

November 17, 2020

Working closely with a highly-respected Senior Associate, this role will be involved in a broad range of corporate and commercial transactions across a range of sectors, such as hydropower, agriculture, and real estate. This is a fantastic opportunity for a mid-career lawyer to expand their skill set working in a diverse and challenging emerging market. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, able […]

October 30, 2020

We are currently recruiting for three Junior Accountants; the position will be based in our Vientiane office: Responsibilities include: Preparing bookkeeping for clients Preparing mapping of client’s accounting records to Lao accounting standards Preparing financial statements, including balance sheets, and profit and loss statements Performing account reconciliations Preparing payroll calculations and disbursements Preparing fixed asset […]

October 30, 2020

VDB Loi is currently seeking two Junior Tax Consultants to join its rapidly expanding and dynamic tax and legal firm in Laos. The position is based in the Vientiane office. Responsibilities include: Assisting in the preparation and submission of monthly and annual tax returns to the Tax Department Communicating with tax officials Assisting with tax […]

September 30, 2020

The annual asialaw Profiles and asialaw Leading Lawyers rankings provide law firm recommendations and analysis of key practice areas and industry sectors across various jurisdictions and identifies the leading individuals in the region. Following a steady climb up the rankings in recent years, VDB Loi is proud to have maintained this upward trend with another year […]

May 11, 2020

The evolving pandemic has substantial implications on all sectors and forms of business. In this report VDB Loi banking and finance experts are looking in particular detail into possible impact on lending transactions taking into account the local practices and regulatory regime in several jurisdictions in Southeast Asia. There has been quite a surge in […]

March 28, 2020

VDB Loi remains fully operational during the COVID-19 outbreak, but we are taking a wide range of appropriate measures to protect our staff and our clients. We have put in place business continuity measures and contingency plans to ensure we can keep supporting our clients in this difficult time while protecting our staff and our […]

March 19, 2020

With the threat of Covid- 19 all over the world, people are either on lockdown or following social distancing protocols. Even in places of low infections, gyms still pose a high risk of virus transmissions. However, exercises should still be done at home or other safe places for people to maintain their health and fitness. […]

February 28, 2020

In partnership with Japan Institute for Overseas Investment (JOI) and Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC), VDB Loi hosted the “Myanmar Cambodia Laos Energy and Infrastructure Update” Seminar in Tokyo, Japan. Edwin Vanderbruggen (Senior Partner), Yumi Ishimoto (Director), Satoshi Mitsukuri (Japan Desk Manager) and Mitsuo Moriya (Senior Associate) of VDB Loi presented at the event. […]

January 31, 2020

With the 2020 legal rankings and awards season kicking off, VDB Loi is off to a promising start, with excellent rankings for its Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar practices. In addition, VDB Loi has also managed to land a spot on the coveted shortlist for the Asia Legal Awards in the Asian Technology and Innovation category. […]