Nguyen Huu Hoai

Of Counsel
HCMC Office

Language
  • Vietnamese
  • English

Hoai has over 25 years of experience practicing law.

He joined Russin & Vecchi in 2005. Previously, he worked for an international auditing company and for a foreign multinational company as the company secretary and on its in-house team.

His expertise includes corporate and M&A with particular emphasis on energy, infrastructure and taxation.

He has worked on M&A transactions and on several cross-border transactions involving project finance, energy, and infrastructure. He is a member of AmCham’s Energy Committee.

Selected Publications

  • “Wind Power and Vietnam”
  • “Vietnam’s Policy for Decarbonization”
  • “Rare Earths Exploitation – A Promising Industry For Vietnam”
  • “Waste to Energy in Vietnam”
  • “Why Issue Preference Shares”
  • “Understanding the US-Vietnam Tax Agreement”
  • “Personal Liability and Corporate Liability under the New Penal Code”
  • “Capital Gains: What Singaporean Investors Should Know”

Practice Areas

  • Energy, Infrastructure
  • Financing
  • Tax
  • Mergers & Acquisitions

Education

  • Tashkent State Law Institute, Uzbekistan (BA, 1993)
  • Ho Chi Minh City University of Law (LLB, 1996)
  • Ho Chi Minh City University of Commerce (BA in Finance & Accounting, 2000)

Bar Admission

  • Ho Chi Minh City

Significant Cases

Author’s Insights

Energy

Vietnam’s PDP8 Implementation Plan

April 11th, 2024

In May 2023 the Prime Minister issued the long-awaited Decision 500, approving the national power development plan which is broadly known as (“PDP8”). Decision 500 will take effect on May 15, 2023.  It covers a term of 27 years (2023 to 2050).  It provides general policies, objectives, plans for development of power generation and transmission […]

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Energy

Vietnam’s PDP8 Implementation Plan

April 11th, 2024
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Energy

Part Two – Energy Projects In: Tay Ninh, Lam Dong, Phu Yen, Kon Tum & Tien Giang Provinces

March 14th, 2024
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Energy

Part One – Energy Projects In: Quang Nam, Binh Dinh, Ba Ria Vung Tau, And Binh Thuan Provinces & Vietnam’s Hydrogen Energy Development Strategy

February 29th, 2024
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Energy

Renewable Wind Projects in Hau Giang Province

November 27th, 2023
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Energy

Vietnam Pricing Mechanism For New Solar and Wind Power Projects – Increase Of EVN’s Retail Price To End-Users

November 24th, 2023
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Energy

Rare Earths Exploitation – A Promising Industry For Vietnam

September 29th, 2023
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Energy

Khai Thác Đất Hiếm – Ngành Công Nghiệp Đầy Hứa Hẹn của Việt Nam

September 29th, 2023
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Energy

New Energy Events in Vietnam – 越南新能源活动 –

August 3rd, 2023
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Energy

New Energy Events in Vietnam

August 3rd, 2023
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Energy

Electricity, Wind Project, Rooftop Solar Systems and more …

July 21st, 2023
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Energy

EVN’s New Electricity Prices Energy Projects … – 越南金瓯省能源项目EVN的新电价 及 崑篙省水电站拍卖

July 5th, 2023
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Energy

EVN’s New Electricity Prices Energy Projects in Ca Mau Province (Vietnam) and Auction of A Hydropower Plant In Kontum Province

July 5th, 2023
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Energy

越南燃煤和燃气轮机发电厂的新标准 及 过渡性项目定价

June 23rd, 2023
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Energy

Vietnam’s New Standards for Coal Fired and Gas Turbine Power Plants and Pricing for Transitional Projects

June 23rd, 2023
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Vietnam’s New Standards for Coal Fired and … – 越南燃煤和燃气轮机发电厂的新标准 及 过渡性项目定价

June 22nd, 2023
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Energy

Vietnam’s New Standards for Coal Fired and Gas Turbine Power Plants and Pricing for Transitional Projects

June 22nd, 2023
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Energy

The New National Power Development Plan of Vietnam – 越南电力新发展规划

June 16th, 2023
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Energy

The New National Power Development Plan of Vietnam – 越南电力新发展规划

June 15th, 2023
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Energy

The New National Power Development Plan of Vietnam

June 7th, 2023
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Energy

The New National Power Development Plan of Vietnam

June 7th, 2023
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Energy

The New National Power Development Plan of Vietnam

June 7th, 2023
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Tax

Foreign Contractor Tax in Vietnam

May 29th, 2023
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Energy

Waste-To-Energy in Vietnam

May 29th, 2023
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Energy

Wind, Power and Vietnam

May 29th, 2023
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Energy

How will renewable energy be rolled out in Vietnam

May 29th, 2023
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Energy

Summary Of New Regulations On Solar Power Projects In Vietnam

May 29th, 2023
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Energy

Summary Of Key Points In The New PPP Law

May 29th, 2023
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Energy

Vietnam’s Policy on Offshore Wind Projects

May 24th, 2023
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Tax

How Digital Commerce is Taxed in Vietnam

April 6th, 2023
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Insurance

Mandatory Insurance in Vietnam

March 6th, 2023
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Energy

Vietnam’s Policy For Decarbonization

February 17th, 2023
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Energy

Vietnam’s New Pricing Plan for Renewable Energy Projects

February 16th, 2023
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Employment

Vietnam’s Workplace Anti-Discrimination Rules

February 3rd, 2023
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Energy

Investment and Financing Energy – Infrastructure Projects in Vietnam

December 23rd, 2022
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Energy

Những Biện Pháp Giảm Phát Thải Khí Nhà Kính

December 8th, 2022
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Corporate

Corporate and personal liability under Vietnam’s penal code

November 25th, 2022
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Energy

BOT projects – The path to closure in Vietnam

November 24th, 2022
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Tax

Foreign contractor tax in Vietnam

May 23rd, 2022
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