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Official Gazette

Sunday, August 25, 2019
Tags: Market management force
Multi-level marketing to be managed more tightly Multi-level marketing to be managed more tightly
With a view to ensuring social security while facilitating lawful multi-level marketing activities, the Prime Minister recently released a directive requiring responsible ministries and agencies to enhance the state management of multi-level marketing activities.
Ordinance on Market Management Ordinance on Market Management
Consisting of eight chapter and 46 articles, the Ordinance on Market Management prescribes the position, functions, organization and examination and inspection activities of the market management force; the coordination and responsibilities of related entities, and entitlements and policies applicable to market management officers.
Enterprises required to change their IPR-infringing names Enterprises required to change their IPR-infringing names
Enterprise names that infringe upon protected industrial property subject matters, including marks, geographical indications and trade names, can be seen everywhere in Vietnam. This is due to inconsistence between regulations on business registration and those on intellectual property rights.
Government gets tough on food safety violations Government gets tough on food safety violations
The Government is redoubling its efforts to crack down on unsafe food which has grown into a number-one public concern amid rampant food safety violations.
Legal framework for multi-level marketing business to be revised Legal framework for multi-level marketing business to be revised
Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Quoc Khanh has said that his ministry would reconsider the legal framework for the multi-level marketing models.
PM asks for tougher efforts to tackle tobacco smuggling PM asks for tougher efforts to tackle tobacco smuggling
Chairpersons of provincial People’s Committees will now take responsibility if tobacco smuggling is discovered in their localities.
Putting some teeth in the Law on Intellectual Property Putting some teeth in the Law on Intellectual Property
In an interview with Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Vietnam Economic Times) newspaper, Tran Viet Hung, director of the National Office of Intellectual Property, says the amended Law on Intellectual Property will facilitate the enforcement of intellectual property rights and help prevent infringements.
In the draft stage In the draft stage

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