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Official Gazette

Monday, February 26, 2018
Tags: Tourism Law
Major policies effective in January Major policies effective in January
These include the Law on Belief and Religion, social insurance policies, the Law on Foreign Trade Management, the Tourism Law and provisions on the penal liability of commercial legal persons.
Draft decree sets conditions on national tourism zones Draft decree sets conditions on national tourism zones
A national tourism zone must have diverse and particularly attractive tourism resources with advantages in natural landscape or cultural value, according to a draft decree recently released by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism to detail the Tourism Law which is set to take effect early next year.
Official Gazette issues Nos 10-12 May 2017 published on August 29 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 10-12 May 2017, published on August 29, 2017
New Tourism Law aims to better ensure tourists interests New Tourism Law aims to better ensure tourists’ interests
Deputy Director of the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Nguyen Thi Thanh Huong talks with To Quoc (Fatherland) newswire about new provisions of the Tourism Law, which is expected to create a breakthrough in tourism development in the time to come.
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.
Draft law introduces measures to guarantee safety for tourists Draft law introduces measures to guarantee safety for tourists
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has recently released the second draft of the revised Tourism Law which devotes a separate chapter to providing rights and obligations of tourists as well as measures to ensure safety for them.
Tourism Law to be revised to develop tourism into a spearhead sector Tourism Law to be revised to develop tourism into a spearhead sector
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism has recently held a series of conferences to review the implementation of, and discuss the revisions to, the 2005 Tourism Law.
Tourism authority heightens alert over illegal foreign guides Tourism authority heightens alert over illegal foreign guides
The Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) has requested provincial Culture, Sports and Tourism Departments to tighten management of tourist guides in their localities in a move to tackle emerging operations of illegal foreign guides across the country.
Promoting growth in the tourism industry Promoting growth in the tourism industry
Since the Tourism Development Strategy for 2001-10 was approved by the Prime Minister in Decision No. 97/2002/QD-TTg of July 22, 2002, tourism has developed strongly with infrastructure, and physical and technical facilities markedly improved, both quantitatively and qualitatively.
WTO: A progress report WTO: A progress report
The World Trade Organization (WTO) was established on January 1, 1995, after the end of the Uruguay Round negotiations with a view to developing a multilateral trading system governing trade in goods and services, trade-related aspects of intellectual property rights and settlement of disputes among members

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