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Official Gazette

Friday, March 31, 2017
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Village democracy: past and present Village democracy: past and present
Only once the people really regard democracy promotion as their own cause and interest can the process of democracy enforcement make steady progress.
Govt. set to further improve the business environment Govt. set to further improve the business environment
Raising productivity and competitiveness of the economy and improving the business environment continue to be at the top of the Government’s agenda this year.
Lenient policy toward juvenile offenders under the new Penal Code Lenient policy toward juvenile offenders under the new Penal Code
Vietnam joined the United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) on February 28, 1990, and, like other member states of the Convention, it commits to applying every measure, including legislative measure, to secure the rights of the child. Based on the universal standards, the Vietnamese State has institutionalized leniency policies and narrowed the scope of criminal handling of juvenile offenders in the Penal Codes ever enacted in the country, with a view to applying the best handling measures to them.
VN issues restructuring action program VN issues restructuring action program
The Government has issued an action program to implement the policies on economic restructuring and building of a new growth model for the period between 2016 and 2020.
PM sets goals for judicial sector in 2017 PM sets goals for judicial sector in 2017
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has asked the judicial sector to take the initiative in advising the Government and Prime Minister on solutions to institutionalize all guidelines of the Party, National Assembly and Government set out in their resolutions and focus on improving legal institutions relevant to investment and business activities.
External information services in 2016 see significant changes External information services in 2016 see significant changes
The implementation of external information services and the dissemination of news on sea, island and border demarcation in 2016 reaped important outcomes in promoting the image of Vietnam’s nation, culture, people and territory to the world.
Revised Law on Press Revised Law on Press
Coming into force from January 1 next year, the Law on Press, which was passed last April, provides a legal basis to facilitate press development in a healthy, active and effective manner in response to the country’s renewal and international integration process.
Public administration law drafting board makes debut Public administration law drafting board makes debut
The Office of the National Assembly on December 17 organized a conference to announce a resolution establishing a board to draft the law on public administration.
Leading wind tower producer wins in fight against US antidumping duties Leading wind tower producer wins in fight against US antidumping duties
CS Wind Vietnam, a Korea-invested company which manufactures wind towers in Phu My, Ba Ria-Vung Tau southern province and supplies them to customers in Europe and the US, has recently won several issues before the US Court of Appeals for Federal Circuit (CAFC) in its ongoing fight against US antidumping duties.
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.

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