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Thursday, February 27, 2020
Tags: law revision
Vietnams legal framework vs EVFTA commitments: review and recommendations Vietnam’s legal framework vs EVFTA commitments: review and recommendations
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), with the aid of the British Embassy to Vietnam, has recently launched a series of reviews on Vietnam’s current laws against EVFTA commitments, aiming to enhance conformity with the EVFTA while ensuring benefits for local businesses.
Fisheries Law revision proposed Fisheries Law revision proposed
The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has proposed to revise the Law on Fisheries to keep up with the fisheries sector’s development.
Important land policy changes under revised Land Law Important land policy changes under revised Land Law
Passed on November 29, 2013, by the XIIIth National Assembly, the revised Land Law (the Law) introduces important changes in land policies aiming to meet the country’s socio-economic development requirements in the period of accelerating the national industrialization and modernization, developing the socialist-oriented market economy and deepening the international integration.
Land law revision to lure FDI Land law revision to lure FDI
The possibility to boost foreign direct investment is closely related with the openness of the land law, particularly a fair access to land between domestic and foreign investors.
Policy digest December 2011 Policy digest December 2011
New policies are needed to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) in the coming years, said Dr. Nguyen Mai, chairman of the Vietnam Association of Foreign-Invested Enterprises (VAFIE), at a seminar to evaluate the effectiveness of FDI recently held in Ho Chi Minh City.
Legal reforms meet WTO commitments Legal reforms meet WTO commitments
Most of these legal documents were promulgated during 2005-06, the final stage of the WTO accession negotiation process when the country’s WTO accession commitments had been made clear and compatible with its WTO obligations. After becoming a WTO member, Vietnam quickly realized its WTO commitments, adjusting existing legal documents or promulgating new ones.
Codification Codification
Building a legal framework has been an important part of Vietnam’s development and international integration over the past 20 years, but the result has been a morass of laws and regulations. It’s time to get organized.


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