Vietnam Legal Update: Three Key Proposed Points in the Draft Decree on Corporate Governance for Public Companies

In late September, the Ministry of Finance of Vietnam (MOF) released a new draft decree on corporate governance (“Draft Decree”). The purpose of this Draft Decree is to replace Decree No. 711 – the existing regulation on corporate governance for public companies in Vietnam. The replacement is necessary for the context where new Law onContinue reading “Vietnam Legal Update: Three Key Proposed Points in the Draft Decree on Corporate Governance for Public Companies”

Covid-19 Pandemic: Does the Time of Digital-Only Banks Come?

The outbreak of the Coronavirus has changed the whole world, including the financial market. Before the pandemic The development of digital-only banks is still a question. The reason is that, although digital-only banks have the technology to develop and expand their business and market, the competition in the market is still high. Additionally, customers tendContinue reading “Covid-19 Pandemic: Does the Time of Digital-Only Banks Come?”

DIGITAL-ONLY BANKS – CHANCE FOR DEVELOPMENT IN VIETNAM

With a large amount of smartphones users and internet subscribers, and the vast development of technology, Vietnam has the potential to develop the digital-only bank business model. In the past few years, we are currently seeing the competition between FinTech and traditional banks in the race of providing banking and financial products and services toContinue reading “DIGITAL-ONLY BANKS – CHANCE FOR DEVELOPMENT IN VIETNAM”

POST COVID-19 PANDEMIC: UNEMPLOYMENT, POVERTY AND HOW TECHNOLOGY CREATES NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN TOURISM INDUSTRY

A simple formula: Pandemic consequences + Technology = Tourism revenue increase + Unemployment and poverty rate reduction. We are going through one of the most unprecedented difficult time in human history. COVID-19 pandemic has been in the spotlight of almost news or social media platform for months. No one can imagine that several countries haveContinue reading “POST COVID-19 PANDEMIC: UNEMPLOYMENT, POVERTY AND HOW TECHNOLOGY CREATES NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN TOURISM INDUSTRY”

LAWYER BUILDING WEBSITES AND WHAT I LEARNED FROM ‘BEING’ A PROGRAMMER

I am a master student in an international business law program. What do you expect to learn when you apply for this type of program? Maybe big things such as merger and acquisition transactions, banking rules, negotiation skills. Well, in my program it is almost correct, except for one thing: I have to learn howContinue reading “LAWYER BUILDING WEBSITES AND WHAT I LEARNED FROM ‘BEING’ A PROGRAMMER”

5G MASTS BURNT DOWN, FAKE NEWS AND INFLUENCE OF CELEBRITIES

Early this week, I read an article showing that at least three 5G masts were set on fire in the UK. The reason has not been revealed yet. However, many opinions are showing that people who burnt 5G towers watched a video on YouTube, or saw tweets by certain celebrities, saying that 5G helped toContinue reading “5G MASTS BURNT DOWN, FAKE NEWS AND INFLUENCE OF CELEBRITIES”