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Official Gazette

Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Roadmap to realize 2030 sustainable development goals Roadmap to realize 2030 sustainable development goals
The country will fundamentally eradicate hunger by 2020 and totally get rid of hunger by 2025. Such goals are provided in Prime Minister Decision 681/QD-TTg dated June 5, which sets a roadmap to achieve the country’s sustainable development goals through 2030 set forth in Decision 622/QD-TTg of 2017.
Competitive transport market development scheme approved Competitive transport market development scheme approved
The Prime Minister on June 7 issued Decision 703/QD-TTg, approving the scheme on competitive transport market development, in an attempt to appealing more investors into the market.
Nightclub-goers must be over 18 years old Nightclub-goers must be over 18 years old
Nightclubs may not admit under-18 people and must close before 2 a.m, according to Decree 54/2019/ND-CP dated June 19, on the provision of karaoke and nightclub services that will take effect on September 1.
New directive issued to fight ‘black lending New directive issued to fight ‘black lending’
The Prime Minister has released a directive to fight loan sharks who are targeting vulnerable people.
Government cracks down on used machinery Government cracks down on used machinery
Vietnam has banned imports of used machinery, equipment and production line technology aged more than 10 years.
New requirements on import of aquatic species New requirements on import of aquatic species
From April 25, traders may import endangered, precious and rare aquatic species on the list of aquatic species permitted for trading in Vietnam without import licenses, according to Government Decree 26 dated March 8.
National remote sensing development strategy gets green light National remote sensing development strategy gets green light
The nation targets to master remote sensing manufacturing technologies by 2030, according to a decision recently issued by the Prime Minister.
Long-awaited regulations on foreign-invested vocational education institutions enacted Long-awaited regulations on foreign-invested vocational education institutions enacted
On February 1, the Government issued Decree 15/2019/ND-CP enacting long-awaited regulations on foreign cooperation and investment in the field of vocational education.
Tourist transport service quality set to be improved Tourist transport service quality set to be improved
By 2025, 80 percent of major passenger transport infrastructure facilities will have modern equipment to provide more convenient services and ensure uninterrupted and safe passenger transportation to tourist sites.
Higher education to get boost Higher education to get boost
By 2025, Vietnam will have at least two universities among top 100 and 10 universities among top 400 universities in Asia, while four will be among the global top 1,000 universities, as ranked by prestigious rating firms.

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