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Monday, December 11, 2017
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How to notarize foreign-language documents How to notarize foreign-language documents
The translation of papers and documents from Vietnamese into a foreign language for notarization must be done by translators who act as collaborators of notarial practice organizations.
Notarization of house purchase contracts in Vietnam Notarization of house purchase contracts in Vietnam
A person wishing to have his house purchase contract notarized must submit a notarization request dossier to a notarial practice organization, which can be either a notary bureau established under a decision of the provincial-level People’s Committee or a notary office established by notaries and operating as a private business.
Law on Notarization Law on Notarization
Effective on January 1 next year, the Notarization Law provides notaries, notarial practice organizations, notarial practice, notarization procedures and state management of notarization.
Evaluation process for a certificate of overseas investment - time to get it right Evaluation process for a certificate of overseas investment - time to get it right
Creating favorable conditions for Vietnamese investors in doing business or making investment is always an important target of the Government. Despite the market trend of overseas investment initiated by domestic enterprises in the recent years, the reform of the legal framework for the same seems to be forgotten.
DECISION No. 124/2008/QD-BTC of DECEMBER 26 2008: Promulgating the Regulation on establishment and operation of Vietnam-based representative offices of foreign securities trading organizations DECISION No. 124/2008/QD-BTC of DECEMBER 26, 2008: Promulgating the Regulation on establishment and operation of Vietnam-based representative offices of foreign securities trading organizations
Truth or consequences: Defining the role of the notary Truth or consequences: Defining the role of the notary
The Law on Notaries was passed in November 2006 by the XIth National Assembly and takes effect on July 1, 2007, bringing the nation’s notarial institutions closer to international practice.
Draft clarifies tax liability for capital transfers Draft clarifies tax liability for capital transfers
The Finance Ministry has completed a draft circular to guide the implementation of the newly issued Government Decree No. 24/2007/ND-CP on business income tax (BIT).
The bill on notary and requirements of judicial reform The bill on notary and requirements of judicial reform
The Bill on Notary governs notarization but not authentication. It provides for criteria, rights and obligations of notaries public; principles for organization and operation of the notarial sector; documents to be notarized; and state administration of notaries. The Bill will be commented upon by legislators at the ongoing 9th session of the National Assembly.
New provisions on contract in the new civil code and commercial law New provisions on contract in the new civil code and commercial law
With the fast development of the market economy and private economic sector, and Vietnam’s great efforts in international economic integration, Vietnamese law in general and contract law in particular have been considerably improved in recent years to meet practical requirements. The process of improvement is epitomized by the 2005 Civil Code and 2005 Commercial Law.

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