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Official Gazette

Monday, October 21, 2019
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Eighth session of 14th National Assembly opens Eighth session of 14th National Assembly opens
The 8th session of the 14th National Assembly opened in Hanoi on November 21.
Vietnam EU sign Framework Participation Agreement Vietnam, EU sign Framework Participation Agreement
Vietnam and the EU have signed an agreement on the establishment of a framework for Vietnam’s participation in crisis management activities of the EU.
Law on Prevention and Control of Harms of Liquor and Beer Abuse Law on Prevention and Control of Harms of Liquor and Beer Abuse
Coming into force from January next year, the Law on Prevention and Control of Harms of Liquor and Beer Abuse (the Law) prescribes various measures geared toward reducing liquor and beer consumption level as well as harms of liquor and beer abuse. It also specifies measures to manage liquor and beer supply.
Capital contribution by foreigners to Vietnamese companies Capital contribution by foreigners to Vietnamese companies
Foreign investor’s capital contribution to a company will not change its legal status as a Vietnamese company since it was lawfully established and has been operating in accordance with the Vietnamese law on enterprises.
Household business regulations brought into law Household business regulations brought into law
The Ministry of Planning and Investment has introduced the latest draft of the law revising the Investment Law and Enterprise Law, which officially acknowledges household business as a type of business entity besides private enterprise, partnership, limited liability company and joint-stock company.
National Assembly Standing Committee wraps up 38th meeting National Assembly Standing Committee wraps up 38th meeting
The National Assembly Standing Committee concluded its 38th session on October 17 with the adoption of a resolution on adjustments to the law making program in 2019.
Revised regulations on insurance business proposed Revised regulations on insurance business proposed
Foreign organizations wishing to provide cross-border insurance auxiliary services would have to meet higher conditions, according to a draft decree prepared by the Ministry of Finance.
SBV guides payment for goods in border-gate transfer SBV guides payment for goods in border-gate transfer
Payment for goods in border-gate transfer must be conducted via authorized banks, the State Bank of Vietnam requires in a draft circular guiding payment and money transfer for goods in border-gate transfer.
NA Standing Committee convenes 38th meeting NA Standing Committee convenes 38th meeting
The National Assembly Standing Committee convened the 38th meeting on October 14 with several draft laws and important reports on its agenda.
Prime Minister directs the promotion of lawyers role Prime Minister directs the promotion of lawyers’ role
The role of the Vietnam Lawyers Association (VLA) should be further promoted, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed in a recently issued document on intensifying the implementation of solutions to promote lawyers’ role.

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