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Monday, August 8, 2022
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Vietnamese-language proficiency to be compulsory for foreign medical practitioners Vietnamese-language proficiency to be compulsory for foreign medical practitioners
Foreigners or overseas Vietnamese who wish to practice medical examination and treatment for a long term in Vietnam would have to be proficient in Vietnamese. This is one of new points highlighted in the third draft of the law designed by the Ministry of Health to replace the 2009 Law on Medical Examination and Treatment.
President expresses gratitude to heroic mothers martyrs families President expresses gratitude to heroic mothers, martyrs’ families
President Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted a meeting with Heroic Vietnamese Mothers, martyrs’ relatives and representatives of Vietnam Martyr Families’ Support Association in Hanoi on July 25 on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of War Invalids and Martyrs’ Day (July 27).
Vietnam Hungary to further promote trade politics people-to-people exchanges: Leaders Vietnam, Hungary to further promote trade, politics, people-to-people exchanges: Leaders
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue has said his visit to Hungary is an opportunity to deepen and promote the comprehensive partnership between Vietnam and Hungary, especially the parliamentary ties.
Ministry proposes removing mandatory COVID-19 travel insurance for arrivals Ministry proposes removing mandatory COVID-19 travel insurance for arrivals
The Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism has proposed scrapping the 10,000 COVID-19 travel insurance required to enter Vietnam.
Draft amended Petroleum Law to facilitate investment in petrol and oil sector Draft amended Petroleum Law to facilitate investment in petrol and oil sector
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has released a draft amended Petroleum Law, which is expected to be submitted to the National Assembly (NA) for passage this October.
NA supervision outcomes over implementation of planning-related policies laws reported NA supervision outcomes over implementation of planning-related policies, laws reported
Chairman of the NA Economic Committee Vu Hong Thanh on May 30 delivered a report to the NA's third session, detailing NA supervision over the implementation of policies and laws related to planning activities since the Planning Law took effect.
Govt may recall unused funds for public investment projects Gov't may recall unused funds for public investment projects
Undisbursed funds for public investment projects could be recalled if local governments failed to implement the projects for an extended period of time, said Deputy Prime Minister Le Minh Khai in a meeting with officials of five provinces in Hanoi on May 19.
Identifying legal capacity of a branch in civil transactions Identifying legal capacity of a branch in civil transactions
It is not uncommon to see a branch participating in daily business activities independently. However, although the Civil Code[1] and the Law on Enterprises[2] contain regulations supporting such activities by a branch, inconsistency in terms of the general principles under the law gives rise to a basic question of how to logically and accurately identify the legal capacity of a branch in civil transactions.
UNCLOS provides an effective mechanism for peaceful resolution of maritime disputes UNCLOS provides an effective mechanism for peaceful resolution of maritime disputes
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea, Prof. Carl Thayer, University of New South Wales, Australia, in an interview with the Vietnam News Agency, gave some opinions about the significance of the Convention and the way forward.
New labeling regulations are in the making New labeling regulations are in the making
By January 1, 2024, the food produced, imported and traded in Vietnam would have to be stuck with nutrition facts labels. As for small-scale food producers, the said deadline would be extended for one year to January 1, 2025.

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