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Official Gazette

Tuesday, August 20, 2019
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Public procurement rules enacted for CPTPP implementation Public procurement rules enacted for CPTPP implementation
Procurement agencies would have to provide equal treatment for goods, services and contractors from all member states of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) as they do for Vietnamese contractors.
Provisions of the Survey and Mapping Law applicable to foreign entities Provisions of the Survey and Mapping Law applicable to foreign entities
The 2018 Survey and Mapping Law and Decree 27 issued on March 13, 2019, detailing a number of articles of the Law, contain specific provisions concerning foreign entities’ survey and mapping activities in Vietnam and use of survey and mapping information, data and products available in the country.
Banks may assess pollution risks before granting loans Banks may assess pollution risks before granting loans
Banks will assess environmental pollution risks when granting loans to projects in some industries, according to a State Bank of Vietnam draft regulation.
New regulations open up the survey and mapping sector to foreign investment New regulations open up the survey and mapping sector to foreign investment
The Law on Survey and Mapping, adopted in 2018 and effective from the beginning of this year, contains many important provisions relating to foreign entities that participate in survey and mapping activities in the territory of Vietnam.
Credit package proposed for support industry Credit package proposed for support industry
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has proposed a VND 100 trillion preferential credit package for the development of the country’s support industry.
Party State leader hails first visit by Indian President Party, State leader hails first visit by Indian President
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and President Nguyen Phu Trong welcomed the first visit by Indian President Ram Nath Kovind during their talks in Hanoi on November 20.
Decision No. 28/2018/QD-TTg of July 12 2018 Decision No. 28/2018/QD-TTg of July 12, 2018
On the sending and receipt of e-documents between agencies in the state administrative system
Party resolves to streamline the political system apparatus Party resolves to streamline the political system apparatus
The 12th Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam on October 25 issued Resolution 18 setting specific targets for further renovating and restructuring the apparatus of the political system. Following are principal contents of the Resolution.
Remedies for breach of contract under the Civil Code: a comparative analysis Remedies for breach of contract under the Civil Code: a comparative analysis
The 2015 Civil Code recognizes unilateral termination and cancellation of contract as new remedies for breach of contract. It states that penalty for breach of contract and compensation for damage will still be enforced after the contract is cancelled or unilaterally terminated.
Liquor trading conditions to be stiffened Liquor trading conditions to be stiffened
Liquor products for sale at home and imported liquors will be required to have stamps and labels on their packages, except for manually produced liquor products sold to enterprises with industrial liquor production licenses for further processing.

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