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Friday, January 27, 2023
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Prime Minister orders reform of online visa application process Prime Minister orders reform of online visa application process
To streamline the visa application process and aid the tourism sector's post-pandemic recovery, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has called for a reform of electronic visa applications.
Top 10 significant events that shape Vietnam in 2022 Top 10 significant events that shape Vietnam in 2022
GDP growth faster than expected, border reopening, and fuel shortages in many localities are among the top 10 events that shaped Vietnam in 2022, as selected by Vietnam News Agency.
Tourism sector forecast to bounce back to pre-pandemic levels Tourism sector forecast to bounce back to pre-pandemic levels
The Vietnamese tourism industry is on the road to recovery back to pre-pandemic levels, with favorable conditions for tourists in terms of destination access, simplified immigration procedures, and extended visa duration, according to Vietnam Report JSC.
An Giang province prioritizes hi-tech agriculture tourism to boost economic growth An Giang province prioritizes hi-tech agriculture, tourism to boost economic growth
An Giang, a southwestern province that shares a border of around 100 kilometers with Cambodia, is calling for investment in urban infrastructure, hi-tech agriculture and tourism in order to turn itself into a modern, smart, ecological province imbued with cultural identity of the Mekong River delta.
Sapa among top 10 snowy destinations in Asia: The Travel Sapa among top 10 snowy destinations in Asia: The Travel
Vietnam's Sapa in the mountainous northwestern province of Lao Cai has become one of the most 10 attractive snow-watching destinations in Asia, according to The Travel, a well-known travel site in Canada.
ASEAN works on common mutual legal assistance framework to protect citizens and businesses ASEAN works on common mutual legal assistance framework to protect citizens and businesses
A common mutual legal assistance framework, which meets international standards and has strong legal feasibility, will help protect the rights and interests of ASEAN citizens and businesses, wherever they are, especially the most vulnerable groups, officials have said.
Can foreigners register e-ID accounts in Vietnam? Can foreigners register e-ID accounts in Vietnam?
According to Government Decree 59/2022/ND-CP dated September 5, 2022, providing electronic identification and authentication, foreign residents in Vietnam who are aged full 14 years or older are entitled to apply for e-ID accounts. Those who are aged under 14 years or currently under guardianship may be registered into e-ID accounts of their parents or guardians.
More employee policies brought into law More employee policies brought into law
The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs is working on a draft amended Law on Employment, focusing on four groups of policies i.e., developing a synchronous, modern and unified labor market managed, controlled and regulated by the State; improving unemployment insurance policy to become a tool for administering the labor market; developing occupational skills and raising quality of human resources; and promoting job creation toward sustainability.
Vietnam gives top priority to developing ties with China: Party leader Vietnam gives top priority to developing ties with China: Party leader
Vietnam always treasures and gives top priority to developing its comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership with China, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong told General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and President of China Xi Jinping during their talks in Beijing on October 31, following the welcome ceremony for the Vietnamese leader.
FDI inflows reach USD 22.46 billion in 10 months FDI inflows reach USD 22.46 billion in 10 months
Foreign capital inflows fell whereas disbursed capital rose in the first 10 months of 2022, according to the Foreign Investment Agency under the Ministry of Planning and Investment.

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