Vietnam Law & Legal Forum Magazine is your gateway to the law of Vietnam

Official Gazette

Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Tags: Transit and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam
Visa exemption for children of overseas Vietnamese Visa exemption for children of overseas Vietnamese
Overseas Vietnamese holding passports or international travel documents issued by foreign competent agencies and foreigners who are their spouses or children are eligible for visa exemption when they enter Vietnam.
Jurisdiction of Vietnamese courts to settle civil cases involving foreign elements Jurisdiction of Vietnamese courts to settle civil cases involving foreign elements
This article analyzes new provisions on the jurisdiction of Vietnamese courts to hear civil cases and matters involving foreign elements under the 2015 Civil Procedure Code regarding general jurisdiction, exclusive jurisdiction and cases in which the jurisdiction remains unchanged.
National Assembly approves pilot grant of e-visas for foreigners National Assembly approves pilot grant of e-visas for foreigners
The 14th National Assembly (NA) adopted a resolution on grant of e-visas on a pilot basis for foreigners entering Vietnam during its second session that concluded in Hanoi on November 23.
Overseas Vietnamese and families to enjoy visa exemption Overseas Vietnamese and families to enjoy visa exemption
From November 15, overseas Vietnamese and foreigners who are spouses or children of Vietnamese citizens or overseas Vietnamese will be exempted from visas when entering the country.
Revising criminal law to crack down on foreign swindlers Revising criminal law to crack down on foreign swindlers
Over the recent years, more and more cases of foreign swindlers have been reported throughout the country and in almost all of economic, cultural and social fields, especially import and export, investment, loan provision, capital raising and e-commerce. Though low in number compared to swindling cases involving local criminals, these cases have become more complicated in nature, scale and severity with serious consequences. This situation has made the fight against foreign swindlers in Vietnam imperative and the improvement of relevant legal bases for the fight urgent.
New rules to enhance management of foreigners entry and exit New rules to enhance management of foreigners’ entry and exit
The Government on August 6 issued a regulation prescribing principles, contents and forms of coordination among, and responsibilities of, ministries, ministerial-level agencies and local administrations in management of entry, exit, transit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam.
NA passes law on entry exit transit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam NA passes law on entry, exit, transit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam
During its month-long 7th session opened on May 20, the National Assembly (NA) passed the Law on Entry, Exit, Transit and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam.

Video

Vietnam Law & Legal Forum