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Friday, January 27, 2023
Tags: law compliance
Government leader underscores significance of law compliance Government leader underscores significance of law compliance
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has highlighted progress in building and improving institutions and laws over the past time, contributing to promoting socio-economic recovery and development, maintaining political stability, and ensuring national defense and security.
NA Standing Committee wraps up second meeting NA Standing Committee wraps up second meeting
The National Assembly Standing Committee wrapped up its second meeting in Hanoi on August 18 after two days of sitting.
Breakthrough environmental protection policies to facilitate sustainable conservation of natural resources Breakthrough environmental protection policies to facilitate sustainable conservation of natural resources
The 2020 Law on Environmental Protection, effective from 2022, introduces numerous breakthrough policies concerning environmental criteria-based classification of investment projects, environmental licenses, circular economy, response to climate change, responsibility for environmental incident prevention and response, application of best available techniques, environmental audit, and mechanisms to enhance environmental protection law compliance. This article highlights the above policies as part of the State’s environmental protection efforts.
Principles of state power through various constitutions Principles of state power through various constitutions
In the regime of democracy and socialist rule of law, the state power is delegated by the people, which must, therefore, be inevitably controlled. The state power is often documented by constitutional provisions to define the mandates and rights of the legislative power, executive power and judicial power. The recognition and development of the principles of power delegation, coordination and control between legislative and executive bodies through various constitutions are linked with the historical contexts of the nation in each particular period.
Government poised to cut costs for businesses Government poised to cut costs for businesses
Vietnam would cut or simplify at least half of business conditions and lessen requirements in the areas of investment, land, construction, tax payment and social insurance so as to reach a mark equaling the average level of ASEAN-4 countries in the World Bank’s Doing Business survey by 2020.
PM urges removal of business barriers PM urges removal of business barriers
At the cabinet meeting on lawmaking held on August 22, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc again asked ministries to quickly remove unreasonable or unnecessary business conditions which are costing enterprises dearly and seriously hurting the Government’s efforts to improve the business environment.
Customs Law helps boost international trade Customs Law helps boost international trade
The 2014 Customs Law and its guiding documents have not only codified local customs habits and practices but also legalized Vietnam’s international commitments on customs in the context of vigorous trade globalization and ever-expanding economic and customs alliances. It has established many modern legal mechanisms to facilitate international trade.
Government vows to support businesses Government vows to support businesses
The State will pursue the policy of serving enterprises and creating favorable conditions for their investment and business activities in the formulation, issuance and implementation of laws and regulations concerning enterprises.
Vietnams legal framework vs EVFTA commitments: review and recommendations Vietnam’s legal framework vs EVFTA commitments: review and recommendations
The Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI), with the aid of the British Embassy to Vietnam, has recently launched a series of reviews on Vietnam’s current laws against EVFTA commitments, aiming to enhance conformity with the EVFTA while ensuring benefits for local businesses.
Decree No. 96/2015/ND-CP of October 19 2015 Decree No. 96/2015/ND-CP of October 19, 2015
Detailing a number of articles of the Law on Enterprises

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