India Environmental Care – The National Clean Air Program
Throughout the last few months, the world is moving towards the improvement of environmental protection and India is also doing its part.
On the 12th of January 2019, the National Clean Air Program (“NCAP”) was launched by the Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan in New Delhi. ...
Vietnam revised Tax Management Law passed by The National Assembly of Vietnam
In June 2019, the National Assembly voted to approve the revised Law on Tax Management with 91.32% of the deputies approval. The Tax Management Law (revised), comprising of 17 chapters with 152 articles, regulates the management of all forms of tax and other state budget revenues, as well as the rights and obligations of taxpayers.
What Money Can Not Buy: Overseas Housing
In recent years, China has seen an increasing number of Chinese purchasing property in foreign countries as private investments. However, some misconduct might be deemed as illegal actions, lending itself subject to extra attention to the legality of outbound remittance.
For any purchase of overseas property, the premise is to tra...
Bartering in the Information Age
The 21st Century is characterized by the shift from traditional industry to the technological revolution based on new information technology, but are we sure that we have completely forgotten our ancient and traditional behaviors?
Recently, a new common form of business is growing and seems to be catching-on in Italy. W...
Double VAT: Russian-Chinese Service Contracts
One of the headaches of service providers all over the world is the payment of value added tax (VAT). The situation becomes even more complicated when a company expands their market and begins to provide services to overseas clients.
According to the basic rule, VAT shall be charged i...
Exhibition: “ITALY – Twilight skylines from Police helicopters” in Vietnam
It was a pleasure for DP group to participate at the opening of the exhibition ”ITALY – Twilight Skylines from Police Helicopters”, by the Italian Under-Secretary of State for Defence, Angelo Tofalo, during his visit in Hanoi for the signing of the cooperation agreement between Italy and Vietnam. The Ambassador of Italy to Viet...
Food Safety & Traceability in China-Modern Solutions to Modern Problems
In recent years, China has aimed to overcome its reputation for being a hub for food safety violations, however, with the emergence of the e-commerce sector, compliance and enforcement will mean it may still continue to be an issue moving forward into the future. However, China has recently been at the forefront of technological adva...
Dunhill vs Danhuoli: A Curtain – Raiser for Higher Damage Compensation
Last October, Alfred Dunhill, a British luxury brand, won a $1.4m (RMB 10 million) payout over trademark infringement by a Chinese menswear brand called Danhuoli, marking an important progression in IP protection in China. Dunhill filed and ordered the lawsuit in China where the Foshan Intermediate People’s Court in Guangdong Provi...
EVFTA – Vietnam and EU sign Free Trade Agreement
History was made in Hanoi on June 30, as Vietnam and the European Union signed agreements on bilateral free trade and investment protection in Hanoi. The Europe-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) will ensure the balance of benefits for both Vietnam and the EU, while the Europe-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) will m...
Potential Cyber Economic Zone：Way to Boost Exports of Russian IT
The Russian Ministry of Economic Development presented a draft concept of a new extraterritorial Special Economic Zone for IT companies (or Cyber Economic Zone). According to the Ministry, the zone should help to stimulate the export of IT goods and services and aims to implement the May 2018 Presidential Decrees which require the ov...