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Friday, July 10, 2020
Tags: state budget
Legal framework being improved to implement EVFTA Legal framework being improved to implement EVFTA
Tax policies are being specified while customs procedures simplified to improve the legal framework to facilitate the European Union - Vietnam Free Trade Agreement enforcement.
International football betting via e-wallets and mobile money permitted International football betting via e-wallets and mobile money permitted
Bettors might use bank accounts, e-wallets and prepaid telecoms accounts to pay for their bets on horse and greyhound races and international football matches.
NA passes four laws debates two drafts NA passes four laws, debates two drafts
The 14th National Assembly continued its ninth working day of the second stage of the ongoing ninth session in Hanoi on June 17 under the chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Socio-economic issues heat up agenda of NAs ninth session Socio-economic issues heat up agenda of NA’s ninth session
Legislators on June 15 scrutinized the supplementary assessment of the implementation of the National Assembly’s resolution on the socio-economic development plan and State budget in 2019 and early 2020.
Law on Libraries Law on Libraries
From July 1 this year, the Law on Libraries (the Law) will supersede the 2000 Ordinance on Libraries (the Ordinance). Consisting of six chapters with 52 articles, the Law provides the establishment and operation of libraries and state management of libraries. It also defines the rights, obligations and responsibilities of agencies, organizations and individuals in library activities.
NA concludes last online working day of ninth session NA concludes last online working day of ninth session
The 14th National Assembly held the last online working day, which is also the eighth day of its ongoing ninth session, on May 28.
MOF guides tax-related e-transactions MOF guides tax-related e-transactions
Taxpayers could conduct tax-related e-transactions around the clock via the portal of the General Department of Taxation or portals of other competent state agencies that are connected to the GDT’s, says a draft circular designed by the Ministry of Finance.
National Assembly commences ninth session National Assembly commences ninth session
The 14th-tenure National Assembly opened the ninth session in Hanoi on May 20 morning.
Social insurance law: overview and solutions for improvement Social insurance law: overview and solutions for improvement
Social insurance is a main pillar of the social security system in Vietnam’s socialist-oriented market economy, which plays an important role in realizing social progress and justice, improving people’s lives, and ensuring socio-political stability and national sustainable development. Proper implementation of social insurance is the duty of the entire political system and responsibility of Party organizations and administrations, socio-political organizations, businesses and people. One of the key factors for proper implementation of social insurance is policies and laws governing this social service. This article examines limitations in the current legal system on social insurance and puts forward solutions for improvement of this important system.
Ethnic groups with very small populations to enjoy top incentives Ethnic groups with very small populations to enjoy top incentives
By 2025, the rate of underweight and malnourished under-five children in ethnic groups with very small populations will be reduced to below 20 percent, according to a program recently released by the Prime Minister.

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