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Monday, September 16, 2019
Tags: health sector
Vietnams top ten domestic events in 2017 Vietnam’s top ten domestic events in 2017
Vietnam News Agency (VNA) has selected Vietnam’s 10 most notable events of 2017 as follows:
PM urges removal of business barriers PM urges removal of business barriers
At the cabinet meeting on lawmaking held on August 22, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc again asked ministries to quickly remove unreasonable or unnecessary business conditions which are costing enterprises dearly and seriously hurting the Government’s efforts to improve the business environment.
Official Gazette issues Nos 11-12 April 2017 published on July 25 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 11-12 April 2017, published on July 25, 2017
Food safety control remains challenging Food safety control remains challenging
Rising violations of food safety law have triggered public worry while concerned authorities appeared inactive in redressing the situation, Phuong Lien and Dinh Hang of the Tin tuc Cuoi tuan (Weekend News) reported.
Draft circular details PPP investment in health sector Draft circular details PPP investment in health sector
The Ministry of Health (MOH) is working on the second draft of a circular guiding investment in the form of public-private partnership (PPP) in the health sector with investment models expected to suit Vietnam’s practical conditions.
Protection of IPRs under TPP Agreement: Some challenges for Vietnam Protection of IPRs under TPP Agreement: Some challenges for Vietnam
The issue of intellectual property (IP) is dealt with in Chapter 18 and the annexes of the TPP, which is believed to pose many challenges for Vietnam in terms of both legal aspects and IPR enforcement. This article analyzes some of these challenges.
Food safety management still faces problems Food safety management still faces problems
The 2010 Law on Food Safety has shifted the food safety management based on food production and trading stages to the product group-based management mechanism. This is considered an important policy addressing overlaps in the food safety management among ministries and sectors and at the same time helping define more clearly responsibilities of each ministry or sector in the field.
Party resolves to further improve the legal system Party resolves to further improve the legal system
Vietnam’s legal system will be further improved with a view to institutionalizing the renewal line and policies stated in the documents of the XIIth National Party Congress.
Lawmakers back issuance of permanent pharmacy practice certificates Lawmakers back issuance of permanent pharmacy practice certificates
Discussing the revised draft Law on Pharmacy at the ongoing 45th session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee, legislators asked whether permanent pharmacy practice certificates would continue to be issued for pharmacists or they should be renewed every five years.
New concept of socialist-oriented market economy introduced New concept of socialist-oriented market economy introduced
After 30 years of renewal, the economy of Vietnam operating under the socialist-oriented market mechanism has emerged from ages of stagnancy but still needs a uniform perception.

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