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Friday, March 31, 2017
Tags: judicial sector
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.
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.
National Assembly passes 16 codes and laws during 10th session National Assembly passes 16 codes and laws during 10th session
The 10th session of the XIIIth National Assembly has been completed with many important decisions made, said National Assembly (NA) Chairman Nguyen Sinh Hung on November 27 in Hanoi.
NA passes law on entry exit transit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam NA passes law on entry, exit, transit and residence of foreigners in Vietnam
During its month-long 7th session opened on May 20, the National Assembly (NA) passed the Law on Entry, Exit, Transit and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam.
Legal training to serve national development Legal training to serve national development
In a broad meaning, legal training in Vietnam consists of three main components: (1) training in basic legal knowledge to grant intermediate, bachelor, master and doctoral degrees; (2) legal professional training to grant certificates for judicial titles (judges, procurators, lawyers and other judicial titles); and (3) retraining and refresher training for law practitioners. These training activities are much different from one another (in terms of trainees, training institutions, training purposes, training contents and methods, etc.) but are closely interrelated.
Standing Committee debates proposed laws Standing Committee debates proposed laws
During its week-long session, which began on April 12, the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee discussed five draft laws concerning people with disabilities; use of energy; food safety; enforcement of criminal judgments; and commercial arbitration, which are expected to be passed at the NA’s upcoming seventh session to start next month.
Human rights promoted Human rights promoted
A workshop on sharing information and experience relating to human rights legislation, held on September 28-29 in Hanoi, discussed the modernization of the country’s judicial sector and effectiveness of human rights legislation.
President urges judicial sector to further reform President urges judicial sector to further reform
The nation’s judiciary has helped Vietnam develop as a socialist republic but need further reform, said State President Tran Duc Luong at the 13th meeting of the Central Steering Committee on Judicial Reform held in Hanoi on January 19.
Draft decree on civic status registration and management Draft decree on civic status registration and management
The Justice Ministry is drafting a decree to replace the Government’s Decree No. 83/1998/ND-CP on civic status registration, aiming to further boost administrative reform in the judicial sector.

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