Author name: AmCham Hanoi

The Indo Pacific Economic FrameworkThe Supply Chains Pillar VIRTUAL MEETING WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19 7:30PM Earlier this year, the United States launched the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework for Prosperity (IPEF) with Australia, Brunei, Fiji, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. The 14 IPEF partners represent 40 percent of global GDP and …

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Status of Bilateral Tax Treaty Negotiations VIRTUAL MEETING THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13 8:00AM Around 80 countries have tax treaties with Vietnam. The United States is Vietnam’s only major trading partner that does not. An initial agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income (Double Tax …

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The AmCham Young Professionals Committee offers a unique outlet for emerging leaders to network in a casual and fun environment. This committee helps members build their personal and professional networks, and helps develop career skills and development through speaking events, opportunities for learning, networking events, and exposure to business leaders. There is no age limit, …

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This popular event begins with a networking reception featuring a selection of Pasteur Street Craft Beers, fine wine, Coke and Pepsi softdrinks and great conversation. Ambassador Marc E. Knapper will address members during the seated dinner, along with a panel discussion on trade and investment issues, the AmCham Chair’s year-in-review, presentation of our Corporate Social …

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VIRTUAL MEETING monday, october 24 10:00AM CSIS Briefing on Implementation of the CPTPP’s E-commerce Chapter The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) was one of the first trade agreements to include extensive, “gold-standard” provisions on E-commerce – such as rules to facilitate cross-border data flows, ban server localization, protect source code and promote …

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Protecting Supply Chains from Forced Labor   VIRTUAL MEETING TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25 7:00AM – 8:00am As consumer preferences continue to increase for goods that are environmentally sustainable and socially responsible, prioritizing risks in the supply chain has evolved to focus on new and challenging areas of concern. The concept of forced labor as a risk …

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Banking for Expats in VietnamAre you getting the best deal? VIRTUAL MEETING THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20 8:30AM Navigating frequently changing banking rules can be challenging for expats. Sometimes even finding banks that welcome US passport holders can be difficult. In addition, the closure of Citibank’s consumer banking in Vietnam leaves many AmCham members wondering how to …

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Extended Producer Responbility in Vietnam A Conversation with the MONRE   THE ASIA FOUNDATION Green Lakeside Building, 33 Trúc Bạch WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 9:00am – 11:00am Vietnam is witnessing tremendous changes in the country’s growth strategies and legal framework to achieve “Net-zero” by 2050. The new Environmental Protection Law and Decree 08/2020 creates a road …

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Know Somebody Who Will Make A Difference? Nominations are open for our 2023 Board Election WOULD YOU LIKE TO SERVE ON THE AMCHAM BOARD OF GOVERNORS? WOULD YOU LIKE TO NOMINATE ANOTHER MEMBER TO SERVE? The mission of AmCham is to support the success of members by promoting a healthy business environment in Vietnam and …

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U.S. Restrictions on Investment in China   VIRTUAL MEETING FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7 7:30AM The Biden administration is considering moves that would restrict US investment in China in sectors that were crucial to supply chains or involved critical and emerging technologies, such as semiconductors, large-capacity batteries, biotechnology, hypersonics, financial technologies and autonomous-driving systems. The investment curbs, …

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