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Official Gazette

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Tags: foreign workers
Foreign workers required to participate in compulsory social insurance Foreign workers required to participate in compulsory social insurance
From December 1, foreign workers in Vietnam will be covered by compulsory social insurance for their sickness, maternity and occupational accidents or diseases.
Vietnam seeks FDI in new technology-based sectors Vietnam seeks FDI in new technology-based sectors
With around USD 184 billion disbursed over the past 30 years since the enactment of the Law on Investment in 1987, the inflow of foreign direct investment has significantly contributed to the country’s total social investment capital.
Where can foreigners get health check-ups in Vietnam? Where can foreigners get health check-ups in Vietnam?
Under Vietnamese law, foreign workers wishing to apply for work permits must fully satisfy the health conditions to perform assigned jobs.
Vietnams policies to lure foreign skilled workers Vietnam’s policies to lure foreign skilled workers
The fourth Industrial Revolution increases the demand for skilled workers, resulting in a shortage in the labor market. As the national education system is unable to satisfy the local demand, many countries around the world have adopted policies to attract foreign workers to offset the deficiency. This article analyzes Vietnam’s policies on attraction of foreign workers and proposes policy solutions to lure foreign scientists and technologists to work in the country.
Drawbacks in lawmaking work under scrutiny Drawbacks in lawmaking work under scrutiny
The quality of draft laws, ordinances and resolutions is basically ensured, according to a Ministry of Justice’s report sent to lawmakers at the 22nd session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee that took place on March 19-20.
MOLISA guides payment of social insurance premiums for foreign workers MOLISA guides payment of social insurance premiums for foreign workers
As from January 1, 2018, foreign workers in Vietnam would be required to pay premiums for three among five social insurance regimes, namely sickness, maternity and occupational disease.
Top 10 legal documents in 2017 Top 10 legal documents in 2017
These include the Planning Law, the Law on Technology Transfer, the Law on Foreign Trade Management and Decree 03/2017/ND-CP on casino business, among others.
Official Gazette issues Nos 4-5 July 2017 coming out on October 13 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 4-5 July 2017, coming out on October 13, 2017
Nation to prioritize strengthening ties with Japan: Top legislator Nation to prioritize strengthening ties with Japan: Top legislator
Enhancing ties with Japan is one of the priorities in Vietnam’s foreign policy, National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan told Speaker of the House of Representatives of Japan Oshima Tadamori in Hanoi on May 4.
Official Gazette issues Nos 4-6 February 2017 coming out on May 3 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 4-6 February 2017, coming out on May 3, 2017