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Sunday, May 28, 2017
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Party Central Committee issues three resolutions on economy Party Central Committee issues three resolutions on economy
The fifth plenum of the Party Central Committee of the 12th tenure closed in Hanoi on May 10, fulfilling all the set objectives after six days of working.
Party to focus on socialist-oriented market economy Party to focus on socialist-oriented market economy
The Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee opened its fifth plenary meeting of the 12th tenure in Hanoi on May 5.
Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg approving the Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2016-2020 Decision No. 2545/QD-TTg approving the Scheme on development of non-cash payment in Vietnam during 2016-2020
Legal loopholes in handling trademark infringements in Vietnam Legal loopholes in handling trademark infringements in Vietnam
Intellectual property infringements in Vietnam, including infringements upon well-known trademarks, have prevalently occurred with subtle tricks and are considerably difficult to control. These have caused damage not only to businesses but also to customers.
Securities Law to be revised this year Securities Law to be revised this year
In 2017 the State Securities Commission will focus on formulating a revised Securities Law along with further completing the legal framework on securities in tune with international practices.
Customs Law helps boost international trade Customs Law helps boost international trade
The 2014 Customs Law and its guiding documents have not only codified local customs habits and practices but also legalized Vietnam’s international commitments on customs in the context of vigorous trade globalization and ever-expanding economic and customs alliances. It has established many modern legal mechanisms to facilitate international trade.
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.

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