Setting Up a Company in Viet Nam

Dear Sir/Madam, I come from South Africa and I am thinking about setting up an Import and Export Company in Viet Na. What is process and what are the estimated costs associtated with getting the company registered?

DB Legal help the foreign investors to establish their own company in Viet Nam with simple and practical advice and clear guidance.

To start a Company, the foreign investors need to prepare the steps as following:

1️⃣Location of the Company: The location is required to  have the clear address. The investors need to sign the lease contract with the landlord and prepare the documents relating to the ownership of the house/office.

2️⃣Forms of business:

There are some basic forms: ?Limited Liability Company, ?Joint Stock Company and ?Partnership Company, ?Representative Office, ??Business Co-Operation Contract (BBC).

Depend on the size of business, the investor need to choose the forms of company that they would like to set up. Each forms of business have the difference applications and documents requested.

3️⃣Charter Capital: the amount of money you intend to invest in Viet Nam. The investors need to decide how much money investing to Viet Nam. They need to show this money via bank statement (individual) or finiacial reports (organization).

4️⃣Lines of Business: the investors need to decide what areas they do business in Viet Nam. 

5️⃣Required Documents:

☄️Passport, ☄️bank statement, ☄️leasing contract, ☄️certificate of business registration certificate (if the investor is the company), ☄️audit reports (if the investor is the company).


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