Vietnam: Have you obtained a registration “badge” from the MOIT for your cross-border e-commerce platform yet?
Since 1 January 2022, to control e-commerce activities conducted by offshore entities in Vietnam, the government has implemented a new regulation requiring certain offshore e-commerce platformers to, among other things, register their e-commerce platforms at, and obtain a registration “badge” from, the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Vietnam (MOIT). Such e-commerce platformers have been granted a grace period until 31 December 2022, by which date they must fully comply with this new regulation. Owners of any of the following platforms are subject to these requirements:
(i) e-commerce websites with a Vietnamese domain name (i.e., “.vn”);
(ii) e-commerce websites displayed in the Vietnamese language; and
(iii) e-commerce websites on which 100,000 or more transactions from Vietnam are conducted per year....To read the full article, please see the PDF file
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