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Official Gazette

Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Tags: Ministry of Justice
Prime Minister directs the promotion of lawyers role Prime Minister directs the promotion of lawyers’ role
The role of the Vietnam Lawyers Association (VLA) should be further promoted, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc affirmed in a recently issued document on intensifying the implementation of solutions to promote lawyers’ role.
Vietnam to perfect its legal systems in compliance with new eras demand Vietnam to perfect its legal systems in compliance with new era's demand
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on June 24 attended a national science conference to explore ways of improving the Vietnamese legal system.
Regulations on exit of judgment debtors clarified Regulations on exit of judgment debtors clarified
Vietnamese citizens who have not yet fulfilled their civil judgment execution obligations would not be allowed to leave the country. It is proposed by the Ministry of Justice in a draft decree revising Decree 62 of 2015, detailing the Law on Execution of Civil Judgments.
Vietnam International Commercial Mediation Center launches Vietnam International Commercial Mediation Center launches
Vietnam International Commercial Mediation Center (VICMC), the first of its kind founded under a license of the Ministry of Justice, was officially launched on June 7 in Hanoi.
MOJ proposes two options for amending the Law of Laws MOJ proposes two options for amending the Law of Laws
The Ministry of Justice has recently put forward two options on revision of the 2015 Law on Promulgation of Legal Documents, focusing on enhancing the responsibility of drafting agencies for the quality of their law-making work.
Adoption of foreign children by Vietnamese Adoption of foreign children by Vietnamese
As per the Vietnamese law on child adoption, a child’s blood aunt may adopt him/her while his/her grandparent may not (Article 13.6 of the 2010 Law on Child Adoption.
Vietnam commits to promoting protection of human rights Vietnam commits to promoting protection of human rights
Vietnam regards the Universal Periodic Review as an obligation of a responsible member of the United Nations as well as an opportunity to introduce the country’s consistent policies, efforts and achievements in protecting human rights, according to Deputy Foreign Minister Le Hoai Trung.
Government continues cutting costs for businesses Government continues cutting costs for businesses
By 2020, enterprise inspection and examination plans and handling results will be publicized on websites or portals of inspecting agencies.
Void contracts under current private law of Vietnam Void contracts under current private law of Vietnam
Invalid contracts in general and void contracts in particular are provided in the 2015 Civil Code (the 2015 Code) on the basis of adhering to the principles of recognition, respect, protection and guarantee of civil rights; the fundamental principles of the civil law; and the principles on performance of civil rights and limitations on performance of civil rights. This article deals with some issues on void contracts under the current private law of Vietnam.
Collateral foreclosure under resolution on pilot settlement of non-performing loans Collateral foreclosure under resolution on pilot settlement of non-performing loans
Since the National Assembly’s Resolution 42/2017/QH14 on the pilot settlement of bad debts of credit institutions was adopted on June 21, 2017, the bad debt settlement, particularly collateral foreclosure[1], by credit institutions and foreign bank branches in the country has seen some improvements. Aimed at addressing inadequacies of the precedent regulations on disposal of collaterals of bad debts, this Resolution itself contains some ambiguous points that need to be clarified.

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