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Official Gazette

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Tags: temporary residence
Guarantee for foreigners to get Vietnamese visas regranted Guarantee for foreigners to get Vietnamese visas regranted
What should a foreigner temporarily residing in Vietnam do if he lost the papers for his residence in the country? Read the Article to find out.
Driver license for foreigners working in Vietnam Driver license for foreigners working in Vietnam
As a foreigner residing and working for a long term in Vietnam, you can surely obtain a driver license in Vietnam.
No more household registration books: a move to reduce administrative burden No more household registration books: a move to reduce administrative burden
The household registration book or so ho khau in Vietnamese will soon become a relic of the past as the Government has resolved to simplify administrative procedures related to residence management.
How to change foreign driver licenses in Vietnam How to change foreign driver licenses in Vietnam
According to Vietnamese regulations (Ministry of Transport Circular 12/2017/TT-BGTVT of April 15, 2017, on training and testing of road motor vehicle drivers and grant of road motor vehicle driver licenses), a foreigner is required to prepare one dossier of application for change of driver license and send it to the Directorate for Roads of Vietnam or the provincial-level Transport Department of the locality where he/she registers his/her permanent or temporary residence.
Legal status of foreigners in civil proceedings in Vietnam Legal status of foreigners in civil proceedings in Vietnam
The legal status of foreign entities in civil proceedings under Vietnamese law encompasses their civil procedure law capacity, civil litigation act capacity, and rights and obligations when participating in civil proceedings in Vietnam. In this article, foreign entities refer to foreigners, foreign agencies and organizations and their Vietnam-based branches and representative offices.
Official Gazette issues Nos 4-6 January 2017 coming out on April 5 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 4-6 January 2017, coming out on April 5, 2017
Hundreds of foreigners apply for e-visas Hundreds of foreigners apply for e-visas
As many as 490 foreigners have registered for electronic visas to enter Vietnam, 210 of whom have been issued with their visas, after the first week of the e-visa pilot scheme, the Ministry of Public Security’s Department of Immigration has said.
Temporary residence cards for foreign lawyers Temporary residence cards for foreign lawyers
According to Vietnamese law, a foreign lawyer wishing to practice law and bear a temporary residence card in Vietnam must obtain a license for practicing law in Vietnam but is not required to have a work permit.
Official Gazette issues Nos 8-10 July 2016 introduced on October 10 2016 Official Gazette issues Nos 8-10 July 2016, introduced on October 10, 2016
Visa waiver for five European countries extended Visa waiver for five European countries extended
Citizens of the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Spain and Italy who enter Vietnam with temporary residence duration of no more than 15 days from the date of entry will have the visa requirement waived for one more year, until June 30, 2017.

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