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Saturday, September 19, 2020
Tags: Transit through and Residence in Vietnam
Revised Law on Foreigners Entry in Exit from Transit through and Residence in Vietnam Revised Law on Foreigners’ Entry in, Exit from, Transit through and Residence in Vietnam
The Law Revising a Number of Articles of the Law on Foreigners’ Entry in, Exit from, Transit through and Residence in Vietnam was passed on November 25 last year. It adds three new articles to and revises 17 articles of the 2014 version.
Official Gazette issues Nos 133-135/2019 coming out on April 08 2020 Official Gazette issues Nos 133-135/2019, coming out on April 08, 2020
NA approves the development plan for next year targeting 6.8 percent GDP growth NA approves the development plan for next year, targeting 6.8 percent GDP growth
The 14th National Assembly on November 11 adopted the Resolution on the socio-economic development plan for 2020, striving for 6.8 percent GDP growth rate and higher national competitiveness.
Draft law facilitates visa issuance for foreigners Draft law facilitates visa issuance for foreigners
Foreign tourists who choose Phu Quoc island, Kien Giang province, as their only destination in Vietnam may stay in the island for at most 30 days without having to apply for a visa to enter the country.
Temporary residence cards for foreign children Temporary residence cards for foreign children
According to Article 10.1 of Government Decree 82 of September 24, 2015, prescribing visa exemption for overseas Vietnamese and foreigners who are spouses or children of overseas Vietnamese or Vietnamese citizens, a person entering Vietnam with a visa exemption paper will be granted by an immigration control unit a six-month temporary residence certificate for each entry.
Official Gazette issues Nos 7-9 January 2017 released on April 17 2017 Official Gazette issues Nos 7-9 January 2017, released on April 17, 2017
Top ten regulations of 2016 Top ten regulations of 2016
These include the Law on Children, the Law on Access to Information, the Law on Belief and Religion, National Assembly Resolution No. 35/2016/QH14, Government Decree No. 07/2016/ND-CP, among others.
Top 10 legal documents in 2015 Top 10 legal documents in 2015
These include the amended Civil Code, the amended Penal Code, Government Decree No. 15/2015/ND-CP, Government Decree No. 82/2015/ND-CP, etc.
Decree No. 71/2015/ND-CP of September 3 2015 Decree No. 71/2015/ND-CP of September 3, 2015
On management of activities of persons, vehicles and craft in maritime boundary areas of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Fee for grant of visas lowered Fee for grant of visas lowered
From November 23, foreigners and overseas Vietnamese entering Vietnam will have to pay only USD 25 as the fee for grant of a single-entry visa (instead of current USD 45).

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