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Official Gazette

Friday, March 31, 2017
Tags: 2017
NA Chair wishes more Swiss investment in key industries NA Chair wishes more Swiss investment in key industries
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on March 29 said that she hopes Switzerland will continue encouraging its businesses to invest in several key industries and sectors in Vietnam.
Vietnamese aquatic exporter scores a significant victory at US court Vietnamese aquatic exporter scores a significant victory at US court
Vietnamese leading aquatic producer and exporter CASEAMEX (Can Tho Import-Export Joint Stock Company) in January won a significant victory at the US Court of International Trade (CIT), in an appeal filed against the US Department of Commerce (DOC or Commerce) in the anti-dumping (AD) proceeding on fish fillet exports from Vietnam.
Top court mulls revisions to penal code Top court mulls revisions to penal code
The Supreme People’s Court on March 29 looked into issues relating to the draft law revising the 2015 Penal Code, including the scope of criminal liability by those aged 14 to 16 years and the criminal liability of adults in commerce.
Prosecutors want changes in law investigation methods to handle sexual abuse of children Prosecutors want changes in law, investigation methods to handle sexual abuse of children
The Supreme People’s Procuracy, the nation’s premier prosecuting agency, has requested changes in the Penal Code to facilitate investigations into and legal proceedings against child sex abuse suspects.
PMs pledge to boost Vietnam-Singapore strategic trust PMs pledge to boost Vietnam-Singapore strategic trust
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong on March 23 vowed to foster strategic trust, promote cooperation in integration and further deepen the strategic partnership between the two countries.
Govt set to relax farmland ceiling Gov’t set to relax farmland ceiling
The Government is considering relaxing limits on individual farmland holdings, a move largely welcomed by experts despite misgivings about some negative social impacts.
Official Gazette issues Nos 1-3 January 2017 published on March 22 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 1-3 January 2017, published on March 22, 2017
Global integration fraught with hurdles: VN official Global integration fraught with hurdles: VN official
Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai tells the Vietnam News Agency that the nation will have to deal effectively with new-generation FTAs as it deepens its international integration.
Countrywide project approved to improve reading culture Countrywide project approved to improve reading culture
The Prime Minister on March 15 issued a decision approving the master plan on development of reading culture in communities to 2020, with orientations toward 2030.
Imported goods subject to customs procedures at import border gates to be listed Imported goods subject to customs procedures at import border gates to be listed
Deputy PM Vuong Dinh Hue has instructed the Ministry of Finance to complete a list of imported goods subject to customs procedures at border gates of importation to be submitted to the Prime Minister for promulgation in March.

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