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Official Gazette

Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Tags: draft decree
Ministry proposes solutions for management and use of non-residential land and houses Ministry proposes solutions for management and use of non-residential land and houses
The MOF has tabled to the Government a draft decree with three measures designed to provide in detail the management and use of public non-residential land and houses.
Measures designed to help the bond market get through hard times Measures designed to help the bond market get through hard times
The Ministry of Finance (MOF) has recently submitted to the Government a draft decree to amend Decree 65 on private placement of corporate bonds in the domestic market and bond offering in the international market.
Ministry proposes revising regulations on management of urban development investment Ministry proposes revising regulations on management of urban development investment
Individuals and households would be permitted to build their own houses under urban development investment projects provided that they comply with the land and real estate business laws.
Higher foreign holding cap to be provided for banks acquiring weak ones Higher foreign holding cap to be provided for banks acquiring weak ones
The Government would decide on the foreign holding cap in credit institutions that acquire poorly performing banks under restructuring plans at the request of competent authorities which, however, would not exceed 49 percent of charter capital of the acquiring credit institutions.
Insurance business regulations devised for better protection of insurance service users Insurance business regulations devised for better protection of insurance service users
From the beginning of next year, foreign-invested economic organizations and foreign expats in Vietnam could use insurance services, including also life insurance and health insurance services, provided by foreign insurers across the border, according to a draft decree guiding the 2022 Insurance Business Law.
Conditions for self-certification of origin of goods clarified Conditions for self-certification of origin of goods clarified
A trader would be permitted to self-certify the origin of exported goods if fully meeting the conditions specified in a draft decree designed by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) to amend Decree 31 of 2018.
Mutual micro-insurance organizations to be placed under stricter management Mutual micro-insurance organizations to be placed under stricter management
Mutual micro-insurance organizations would be required to have an amount of charter capital not lower than VND 10 billion (USD 421,400) upon registration for establishment and maintain at least 1,000 members after six months of operation.
Personal data leaks on the rise: causes and remedies Personal data leaks on the rise: causes and remedies
At the ask-and-answer session on August 10 before the National Assembly Standing Committee, Minister of Public Security To Lam said the public security forces are investigating into a case of personal data leakage involving nearly one-third of the Vietnamese population.
Decree to address violations in the field of belief and religion necessary: deputy minister Decree to address violations in the field of belief and religion necessary: deputy minister
Deputy Minister of Home Affairs Vu Chien Thang spoke to Vietnam News Agency about the draft of a separate decree on the sanctioning of administrative violations in the field of belief and religion, which aims to encourage organizations and individuals to respect the law and the limits when performing religious and belief activities.
Realizing freedom of association under Vietnams legislation Realizing freedom of association under Vietnam’s legislation
The 2019 Labor Code, effective as of January 1, 2021, lays a foundation for development and implementation of the country’s industrial relations system, which is more consistent with the principles of the market economy and serves the country’s integration and strong development. The Code touches upon key principles for freedom of association and independent workers’ representative organizations, but there is an increasing concern that would not suffice, especially, in the context of Vietnam. This article examines key challenges to freedom of association in the country and explore future perspectives of the right to association.

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