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Thursday, October 18, 2018
Tags: Ha Tinh province
Current Vietnamese law on environmental pollution control: loopholes and solutions Current Vietnamese law on environmental pollution control: loopholes and solutions
Environmental protection law plays a crucial role in protecting the environment and promoting sustainable development in Vietnam. The author points out existing loopholes in Vietnam’s current regulations concerning environmental pollution control and puts forward proposals for tackling them in the coming time.
General rules on recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in Vietnam General rules on recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in Vietnam
The article discusses recent provisions of Vietnamese law and international legal instruments concerning the recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in Vietnam.
Ha Tinh - an emerging FDI spot in central Vietnam Ha Tinh - an emerging FDI spot in central Vietnam
Ha Tinh province serves as a bridge linking the north and south of Vietnam with convenient road and railway routes. Its 56,000-hectare Cau Treo border gate is among the nation’s nine major border-gate economic zones entitled to government budget allocations during 2016-20.
Food safety control remains challenging Food safety control remains challenging
Rising violations of food safety law have triggered public worry while concerned authorities appeared inactive in redressing the situation, Phuong Lien and Dinh Hang of the Tin tuc Cuoi tuan (Weekend News) reported.
How to apply for e-visas How to apply for e-visas
This article provides a foreigner with guidance on conditions and procedures for him to obtain an e-visa for entry into Vietnam.
Foreign trade activities must be in line with international commitments: lawmakers Foreign trade activities must be in line with international commitments: lawmakers
Majority of National Assembly deputies agree with the necessity of the Law on Foreign Trade Management with a view to strengthening state management tools for foreign trade activities, and ensuring effectiveness and transparency of foreign trade in line with international commitments.
Formosa admits responsibility for toxic chemical spill in Vietnam Formosa admits responsibility for toxic chemical spill in Vietnam
Taiwanese steel maker Formosa officially admitted responsibility for Vietnam’s biggest ever environmental disaster, causing mass fish deaths in several Vietnamese coastal provinces in early April.
Government decides on eight key coastal economic zone groups Government decides on eight key coastal economic zone groups
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has recently selected eight groups of coastal economic zones prioritized for development investment with state budget funds during 2016-20.
Right to a fair trial in Vietnam: limitations and recommendations Right to a fair trial in Vietnam: limitations and recommendations
Though the 2003 Criminal Procedure Code (the Code) has no specific provision on fair trial, a number of articles and principles established in the Code thoroughly address the right of every person to a fair trial in criminal justice. However, there remain some limitations that have rendered the Code unable to fully meet requirements of the crime prevention and suppression in the new situation, especially guaranteeing the right to a fair trial. These limitations should be overcome by introducing more specific provisions to assure citizens of a swift and full access to justice. Below are some analyses about the limitations as well as recommendations to guarantee the right to a fair trial in criminal proceedings.
Nghe An province: vast attractive and hospitable Nghe An province: vast, attractive and hospitable
Nghe An is the largest province and the fourth most populous locality in the country, following Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City and Thanh Hoa province.

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