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Official Gazette

Friday, March 31, 2017
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NA Chair wishes more Swiss investment in key industries NA Chair wishes more Swiss investment in key industries
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on March 29 said that she hopes Switzerland will continue encouraging its businesses to invest in several key industries and sectors in Vietnam.
Vietnamese aquatic exporter scores a significant victory at US court Vietnamese aquatic exporter scores a significant victory at US court
Vietnamese leading aquatic producer and exporter CASEAMEX (Can Tho Import-Export Joint Stock Company) in January won a significant victory at the US Court of International Trade (CIT), in an appeal filed against the US Department of Commerce (DOC or Commerce) in the anti-dumping (AD) proceeding on fish fillet exports from Vietnam.
Top court mulls revisions to penal code Top court mulls revisions to penal code
The Supreme People’s Court on March 29 looked into issues relating to the draft law revising the 2015 Penal Code, including the scope of criminal liability by those aged 14 to 16 years and the criminal liability of adults in commerce.
Prosecutors want changes in law investigation methods to handle sexual abuse of children Prosecutors want changes in law, investigation methods to handle sexual abuse of children
The Supreme People’s Procuracy, the nation’s premier prosecuting agency, has requested changes in the Penal Code to facilitate investigations into and legal proceedings against child sex abuse suspects.
Govt set to relax farmland ceiling Gov’t set to relax farmland ceiling
The Government is considering relaxing limits on individual farmland holdings, a move largely welcomed by experts despite misgivings about some negative social impacts.
Official Gazette issues Nos 1-3 January 2017 published on March 22 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 1-3 January 2017, published on March 22, 2017
NA Standing Committee wraps up eighth session NA Standing Committee wraps up eighth session
The eighth session of the 14th National Assembly’s Standing Committee concluded on March 21 after working on a Government’s Decree on rescue activities of the fire-fighting force.
Unions can sue for insurance Unions can sue for insurance
Tran Thi Thanh Ha, deputy director of the Center for Industrial Relations Development under the Vietnam General Confederation of Labor, tells Thoi Bao Kinh Te Vietnam (Vietnam Economic Times) that her department will help grassroots Trade Unions sue employers that don’t pay workers’ social insurance, health insurance and unemployment benefits on time.
Vietnam treasures multifaceted ties with Israel: Party leader Vietnam treasures multifaceted ties with Israel: Party leader
Vietnam attaches importance to the friendship and multifaceted cooperation with Israel in the cause of peace and development, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong said on March 20.
Anonymous denunciations debated Anonymous denunciations debated
The 14th National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) convened its eighth session yesterday with debates focusing on amendments to the draft Law on Denunciations.

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