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Friday, February 3, 2023
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Action plan issued to accelerate national anti-corruption strategy building Action plan issued to accelerate national anti-corruption strategy building
Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai, head of the steering committee on building the national anti-corruption strategy by 2030, has signed a decision on the issuance of the committee’s action plan.
PM inspects key transport project in Mekong Delta PM inspects key transport project in Mekong Delta
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh on January 30 examined the progress of key transport projects in the Mekong Delta.
Paris Agreement: Lessons on independence self-reliance intl solidarity Paris Agreement: Lessons on independence, self-reliance, int’l solidarity
The signing of the Paris Agreement on ending the war and restoring peace in Vietnam on January 27, 1973, was a resounding victory of Vietnam’s revolutionary diplomacy in the Ho Chi Minh era, making important contributions to the common victory of the whole nation and, at the same time, leaving invaluable diplomatic lessons, including those related to national independence and international solidarity.
Vietnam made great efforts in modernization of civil registration: UNFPA Representative Vietnam made great efforts in modernization of civil registration: UNFPA Representative
The Ministry of Justice has recently co-chaired with the United Nations Population Fund Country Office in Vietnam to organize the review of the six-year implementation of the Civil Status Law. On this occasion, Ms. Naomi Kitahara, UNFPA Representative for Vietnam, grants Vietnam Law & Legal Forum magazine an interview on the results Vietnam has achieved in civil status work as well as things that should be done in the future for fulfilling the country’s set goals.
Paris Agreement through insiders accounts global perspective Paris Agreement through insider's accounts, global perspective
The signing of the Paris Agreement on ending the war and restoring peace in Vietnam on January 27, 1973, created a new turning point in the Vietnamese nation’s resistance war against the US imperialists to liberate the south and unify the country.
Prime Minister orders reform of online visa application process Prime Minister orders reform of online visa application process
To streamline the visa application process and aid the tourism sector's post-pandemic recovery, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has called for a reform of electronic visa applications.
Multilevel marketing-related crime under Penal Code Multilevel marketing-related crime under Penal Code
In the present reality, it remains difficult for law enforcement agencies to distinguish the crime of violating regulations on multilevel marketing (MLM) activities (specified in Article 217a of the 2015 Penal Code (the Code)) from the crime of appropriating property through swindling or deceiving customers (specified in Article 174 or 198 of the Code) and even from similar civil disputes, due to lack of explicit grounds. In this Article, the authors analyze and clarify the Code’s provisions on MLM-related crimes as well as their inadequacies and make some recommendations for improving those provisions with regard to the crime constituents.
Draft amended Land Law unveiled for public opinion Draft amended Land Law unveiled for public opinion
From January 3 through March 15, the draft amended Land Law will be made public to gather opinions of the people from all walks of life, according to the National Assembly Standing Committee’s Resolution 671 issued in December 23, 2022.
PM approves simplified procedures for imported used machinery PM approves simplified procedures for imported used machinery
With a view to simplifying procedures for import of used technological lines, the Prime Minister has recently issued Decision 28/2022/QD-TTg, which is designed to replace Decision 18 of 2019.
Forty years since adoption of UNCLOS: Vietnams contributions to maritime delineation Forty years since adoption of UNCLOS: Vietnam’s contributions to maritime delineation
The United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), that codified and progressively developed international law in the maritime domain, has received wide recognition and support from the international community. To the 40th anniversary, December 10, 2022, the Convention has been ratified by 167 countries and the European Union (EU), 150 countries have become parties to the Agreement relating to the Implementation of Part XI of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of December 10, 1982, and 90 countries have acceded to the Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of December 10, 1982 relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks, adopted on August 4, 1995.

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