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Sunday, June 24, 2018
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IPR protection and enforcement in Vietnam is not as strong as it should be IPR protection and enforcement in Vietnam is not as strong as it should be
This year, the American Chamber of Commerce celebrates 24 years serving as the “Voice of American Business” in Vietnam and our members remain committed to helping improve business conditions in order to strengthen the private sector and promote economic and social development here.
Businesses ask for transparency fewer rules Businesses ask for transparency, fewer rules
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc pledged the Government would continue to improve the business climate for the private sector to thrive, stressing their critical role in national growth.
APEC 2017: Prime Ministers speech at Vietnam Business Summit 2017 APEC 2017: Prime Minister's speech at Vietnam Business Summit 2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc delivered a speech at the Vietnam Business Summit which was held in the central city of Da Nang on November 7. 
PM urges removal of business barriers PM urges removal of business barriers
At the cabinet meeting on lawmaking held on August 22, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc again asked ministries to quickly remove unreasonable or unnecessary business conditions which are costing enterprises dearly and seriously hurting the Government’s efforts to improve the business environment.
Policy digest November 2015 Policy digest November 2015
 Under the Law on Charges and Fees passed by the National Assembly on November 25 and scheduled to be effective as from January 1, 2017, 17 public service charges, including irrigation charge, road use toll, port and station charges, vehicle inspection charge, securities operation charge, etc., which the State does not need to strictly manage will be shift to the state-regulated pricing mechanism. 
Policy digest December 2014 Policy digest December 2014
On November 26, the National Assembly (NA) issued Resolution No. 10/2014/QH13 aiming to further improve the effectiveness of the economic restructuring through 2015.
Experts discuss impacts of trade facilitation agreement Experts discuss impacts of trade facilitation agreement
The potential impacts of the Trade Facilitation Agreement on Vietnam’s businesses and customs-business partnerships were among the issues discussed at a workshop on November 4 in Ho Chi Minh City.
World Bank warns of rising inflation World Bank warns of rising inflation
A new Labor Code: Uncuff or cuff industrial relations? A new Labor Code: Uncuff or cuff industrial relations?
Vietnamese lawmakers are garnering comments on the “last of the last” version of the draft amendment to the Labor Code (the Draft) from stakeholder parties. Business communities are frowning over the “labor reform” that, in their view, has yet been evolving for the better.
Harmonizing domestic laws with WTO obligations Harmonizing domestic laws with WTO obligations
Vietnam became the 150th member of the World Trade Organization (WTO) on January 11, 2007[1], after a twelve-year application process involving seemingly endless and often contentious negotiations with member countries. [1] Vietnam’s accession package was approved on November 7, 2006, by Protocol Ratification of WTO. Official membership occurred on January 11, 2007.

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