ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Apr 2009

In April 2009, the government of Viet Nam announced changed rules for foreign investors.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Ministry of Finance. (15 April 2009). Decision on percentage participation of foreign investors in securities market of Vietnam. To be obtained at
http://www.mof.gov.vn/Modules/DeedDownloadE.aspx?DeedID=93814


Inception date: 15 Apr 2009 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

FDI: Entry and ownership rule

On 15 April 2009, the government of Viet Nam decided to raise the maximum threshold on foreign securities holdings. Foreign organizsations, investment funds and individuals may now hold up to 49 percent of a publicly traded company and investment fund certificates.
 
Prior to the decision, the maximum level for foreign investment had been set at 30 percent.

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