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Thursday, April 19, 2018
Tags: Tay Ninh
Tay Ninh province: untapped tourism potential of the southeastern region Tay Ninh province: untapped tourism potential of the southeastern region
Located in the southern key economic region of the country, Tay Ninh province shares a borderline of 240km with three Cambodian provinces of Svay Rieng, Tbong Khmum and Prey Veng, borders Binh Duong and Binh Phuoc provinces to the east and Ho Chi Minh City and Long An province to the south.
Free will to enter into contract under the Civil Code Free will to enter into contract under the Civil Code
Freedom of contract in general or free will to enter into contract in particular is one of the basic principles of private law and civil code. Vietnam’s 2015 Civil Code contains necessary revisions to better guarantee these principles in the country’s private law system and in the formation and perfection of legal behavioral standards for subjects of private relations in conformity with international customs and practices.
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.
Development goals set for the environmental industry Development goals set for the environmental industry
By 2025, the environmental industry will become an important economic sector, basically meeting the domestic demand for environmental protection and striving to export environmental protection technologies, equipment, services and products.
Control over river sand gravel exploitation to be tightened Control over river sand, gravel exploitation to be tightened
Provincial-level Natural Resources and Environment Departments would have to complete the zoning off of river areas where the exploitation of sand, gravel and other minerals would be banned or suspended in the next five years.
New Criminal Procedure Code better protects juveniles New Criminal Procedure Code better protects juveniles
The 2015 Criminal Procedure Code contains many new provisions on the procedure applicable to persons aged under 18 years, serving as the ground for building a separate juvenile justice system that is humane, friendly, respectful and protective in Vietnam. Apart from these progressive points, the Code still has some shortcomings as pointed out by the author at the end of the article.
Long An province: flexing potential of gateway to Mekong river delta Long An province: flexing potential of gateway to Mekong river delta
Famous for its unspoiled landscape and intangible cultural heritage of humanity “don ca tai tu” (a genre of instrumental and vocal traditional music in southern Vienam), Long An province is also home to ancient Oc Eo culture, which formed and developed in the Mekong River delta from the first to sixth century.
2015 National Survey shows declines in provincial governance and public administration performance across the country 2015 National Survey shows declines in provincial governance and public administration performance across the country
The Vietnam Provincial Governance and Public Administration Performance Index (PAPI) is a policy monitoring tool that reliably assesses citizen experiences and satisfaction with government performance at the national and sub-national levels. PAPI aims to improve the performance of local authorities to meet their citizens’ needs in two ways.
Economic renewal high on Party agenda Economic renewal high on Party agenda
Economic growth is the core of economic development. Renewal of the growth model and economic restructuring have been high on the Party’s agenda since its 11th Congress.

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