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Sunday, December 16, 2018
Tags: Khanh Hoa province
The South China Sea conflicts in 2017 The South China Sea conflicts in 2017
The tension in the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) in 2017 is considered lower than in previous years. The Chairman’s statement of the 31st ASEAN Summit on November 13, 2017, took note of the improving relations between ASEAN and China in relation to the South China Sea matter. How should this improvement be explained? What are main factors affecting that improvement? Are the South China Sea disputes being managed? To answer those questions, the main events into this region must be taken in consideration.
Khanh Hoa province seeks ways to boost marine economy Khanh Hoa province seeks ways to boost marine economy
“Khanh Hoa is a province with a special and essential position in the southern central coastal region in particular and the country in general,” said Chairman of the National Assembly’s National Defense and Security Committee Vo Trong Viet, suggesting the province combine the sea-based growth strategy with national defense and security maintenance.
Finance Ministry proposes incentives for special economic zones Finance Ministry proposes incentives for special economic zones
The Ministry of Finance has proposed special business and financial incentives for special economic zones to fully exploit their potential and competitive advantages.
A more focus on intellectual property from the new Civil Code and intellectual property law system A more focus on intellectual property from the new Civil Code and intellectual property law system
Vietnam has so far had three Civil Codes of 1995, 2005 and 2015 since January 4, 1995, when the Vietnamese Government filed a formal request for accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO). Each of these Civil Codes presents an interestingly different point of view on intellectual property (IP) in relation to the national system of IP rights protection, as briefly depicted below.
New provisions of revised Maritime Code of Vietnam New provisions of revised Maritime Code of Vietnam
Coming into force from July 2017, the Maritime Code of Vietnam, which was passed by the National Assembly in November 2015, is expected to give a new momentum to the nation’s maritime sector in line with its international commitments.
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.
SOM-1: good start for APEC Year 2017 SOM-1: good start for APEC Year 2017
The first APEC Senior Officials’ Meeting (SOM-1) and related meetings successfully wrapped up in Nha Trang city after two weeks of sitting, marking a good start for the APEC Year 2017 in Vietnam.
Determination of laws applicable to civil relations involving foreign elements under the 2015 Civil Code Determination of laws applicable to civil relations involving foreign elements under the 2015 Civil Code
The laws in most countries have special provisions setting out principles for the selection and application of a legal system to specific civil relations involving foreign elements (conflict of laws). In Vietnam, the 2015 Civil Code (the 2015 Code) has introduced new provisions on determination of laws applicable to civil relations involving foreign elements.
Conference seeks initiatives to promote cooperation in East Sea Conference seeks initiatives to promote cooperation in East Sea
The eighth International Conference on the East Sea (South China Sea), themed “Cooperation for Regional Security and Development,” opened in the central coastal city of Nha Trang, Khanh Hoa Province on November 14.
Phu Yen province: its time for sleeping beauty to wake up Phu Yen province: it’s time for sleeping beauty to wake up
Covering some 5,060 square kilometers with diverse terrains - coastal sandy land, river delta, midland and mountains, Phu Yen is well-known for its beautiful scenery, pristine beaches, blue bays, hidden coves, white sands and swaying palms.

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