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Official Gazette

Sunday, June 24, 2018
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Laws and law enforcement on bribery of foreign public officials: international practices and applications for Vietnam Laws and law enforcement on bribery of foreign public officials: international practices and applications for Vietnam
Vietnam has increasingly been taking part in economic integration and globalization. In such a context, there is an emerging trend of investment by domestic investors in other countries, which may create risks of bribery of foreign public officials or international organizations to obtain commercial advantages in international investments.
Ministry proposes merger of provincial departments Ministry proposes merger of provincial departments
Many provincial departments could be consolidated or merged in keeping with the Government’s determination to streamline the administrative apparatus, according to a draft decree unveiled this month by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MOHA).
Official Gazette issues Nos 11-12/2018 released on April 24 2018 Official Gazette issues Nos 11-12/2018, released on April 24, 2018
Vietnamese women still face numerous barriers to employment Vietnamese women still face numerous barriers to employment
Around 72 percent of Vietnamese women have joined the workforce, bringing the country to the group of nations with highest percentages of women in the labor pool. Despite their great contributions to the national economy, women still face numerous barriers to employment equality.
Land Law to be revised Land Law to be revised
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MONRE) has recently introduced a raft of draft amendments to the 2013 Land Law.
Real estate business conditions for foreign investors Real estate business conditions for foreign investors
What conditions which foreign investors must meet to deal in real estate in Vietnam?
Two options on revision of personal income tax proposed Two options on revision of personal income tax proposed
The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has recently made two options on revision of the Personal Income Tax (PIT) Law.
Exclusive choice of court agreements under Vietnams Civil Procedure Code Exclusive choice of court agreements under Vietnam’s Civil Procedure Code
The 2015 Civil Procedure Code of Vietnam has for the first time provided for the right to choice of court agreement in cross-border litigation. This article points out that such provision is inadequate and needs specific guidance to ensure uniform understanding and application.
Retirement age to rise in 2021 Retirement age to rise in 2021
The retirement age in Vietnam, currently 60 for men and 55 for women, may be gradually raised to 62 and 60, respectively, beginning in January 2021, the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) proposed.
Government and exporters team up to tackle IUU fishing Government and exporters team up to tackle IUU fishing
In response to Vietnam receiving a ‘yellow card’ from the European Union, indicating the union’s dissatisfaction with Vietnam’s efforts to fight illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing, the National Assembly last week passed the revised Law on Fisheries.

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