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Official Gazette

Thursday, July 18, 2019
Tags: foreign
Vietnam resolved to fight violations of its sea areas: spokeswoman Vietnam resolved to fight violations of its sea areas: spokeswoman
Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang reaffirmed on July 16 Vietnam’s resolve to peacefully struggle against violations of its sovereignty, sovereign rights and jurisdiction over its sea areas.
PM asks for more efforts to boost trade ties with key partners PM asks for more efforts to boost trade ties with key partners
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has ordered ministries and sectors to devise active and practical plans to promote domestic production, create more jobs, and ensure harmonious trade relations with key partners of the country in the principle of equality and mutual benefits.
Temporary residence cards for foreign children Temporary residence cards for foreign children
According to Article 10.1 of Government Decree 82 of September 24, 2015, prescribing visa exemption for overseas Vietnamese and foreigners who are spouses or children of overseas Vietnamese or Vietnamese citizens, a person entering Vietnam with a visa exemption paper will be granted by an immigration control unit a six-month temporary residence certificate for each entry.
Central bank wants to promote mobile payment Central bank wants to promote mobile payment
In Vietnam today, the term “fintech - financial technology” has become more and more popular. Particularly in the field of intermediary payment services, there has been a tremendous increase in the number of e-payments, especially mobile payments via e-wallets, over the past few years. Let’s examine the situation of the mobile payment sector as well as measures to be taken by state authorities to facilitate business operations while ensuring payment security and safety.
First-ever White Book on Vietnamese Businesses launched First-ever White Book on Vietnamese Businesses launched
The first edition of the White Book on Vietnamese Businesses was launched at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 10.
Vietnam RoK to augment co-operation in ensuring security Vietnam, RoK to augment co-operation in ensuring security
Minister of Public Security General To Lam met the Republic of Korea (RoK)’s Prime Minister Lee Nak-yeon and had talks with Commissioner General of the Korean National Police Agency (KNPA) Min Gap-ryong in Seoul on July 8.
Financial support for foreign trade promotion activities expected Financial support for foreign trade promotion activities expected
The Ministry of Industry and Trade is working on a circular guiding the implementation of the national program on promotion for foreign trade development, proposing that the State provide financial support to cover all expenses for organization of stands in international exhibitions and trade fairs.
Prime Minister hosts Philippine Foreign Minister Prime Minister hosts Philippine Foreign Minister
Vietnam always treasures the role of the Philippines in ASEAN, and as the respective strategic partner, both countries should step up all-faceted relations, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said.
Public procurement rules enacted for CPTPP implementation Public procurement rules enacted for CPTPP implementation
Procurement agencies would have to provide equal treatment for goods, services and contractors from all member states of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) as they do for Vietnamese contractors.
Stricter rules on personal realty loans Stricter rules on personal realty loans
Banks would increase the risk ratio to 150 percent, three times higher than the present level, for persons who ask for loans to meet their living needs and have an outstanding principal amount worth over VND 3 billion (USD 130,000).

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