Feature Publications

Competition Distortions Dossier

The quarterly Competition Distortions Dossier is not an analytic and exhaustive research but rather a collection of articles and small analysis based on reliable published sources. It not only covers reforms and policies that the Government of Vietnam have put in place in the period which is likely to have an impact on the competitive process but also deals with cases of violations of the above-mentioned laws and regulations.

Standard Newsletter

The Newsletter on Standards & Quality (Standards Column) is published on a quarterly basis for advocacy purpose. The Newsletter will provide an update summary of news related to standards and quality not only in Vietnam but also in the regional and international context.

Economic Update

The Economic Update, covering one topical issue for each volume, is intended as an information resource for anyone who is keen on various aspects of economics. The updated figures and analysis on the macro economy, trade and investment, competition and regulation given in this paper, though inadequate and unclassified, would help the readers with more insight into the context of the ASEAN countries, especially regarding how these countries are striving in the face of the global crisis.

Lastest News & Events

April 6, 2017 - Key changes triggered by the amendment relate to a company’s liability for cartel infringements, the introduction of a transaction value test into merger control, private enforcement through the implementation of the EU Cartel Damages Directive, the assessment of market power in multilateral markets, and the extension of the German Federal Cartel Office’s authority to consumer protection.
April 4, 2017 - On 24 March 2017, the draft Trade Competition Act, B.E. 2559 (2017) (the Act) was approved by the National Legislative Assembly (NLA), following consideration and recommendations by the Ad-Hoc Committee considering the Act. It is expected that the Act will become effective in August or September 2017 (90 days from the date of publication in the Government Gazette).
February 14, 2017 - The investigation centers on the 2011 Mobile Application Distribution Agreement between Google and Samsung which says that all of Samsung’s Android smartphones have to use Google as the default search engine.

CUTS In The World

Planets geneva geneva geneva geneva geneva geneva geneva geneva geneva geneva geneva