by Russin & Vecchi's lawyers


(Issued in conjunction with Decree 108/2006/ND-CP (September 22, 2006) providing guidelines for the implementation of the Law on Investment)

  1. Radio and television broadcasting;
  2. Production, publishing and distribution of cultural products;
  3. Exploration and mining of minerals;
  4. Construction, installation, operation and maintenance of telecommunications equipment;
  5. Establishment of infrastructure for telecommunications networks, transmission and provision of internet and telecommunications services;
  6. Construction and operation of river ports, seaports and airports;
  7. Transportation of goods and passengers by railway, airway, roadway and sea and waterways;
  8. Harvesting aquaculture;
  9. Production of tobacco;
  10. Real estate business;
  11. Import, export and distribution business;
  12. Education and training;
  13. Hospitals, medical clinics;
  14. Other investment sectors dealt with in international treaties of which Vietnam is a member and which restrict foreign investors in such sectors.

Investment conditions applicable to foreign investors with investment projects in sectors stipulated in this Appendix must conform to measures stipulated in international treaties of which Vietnam is a member.

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