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Tuesday, December 1, 2020
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37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits kick off 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits kick off
The 37th ASEAN Summit and Related Summits kicked off virtually in Hanoi on November 12, with Party General Secretary and State President Nguyen Phu Trong attending.
Official Gazette issues Nos 68-72/2020 released on October 07 2020 Official Gazette issues Nos 68-72/2020, released on October 07, 2020
Vinh Long province strives to become an investor-friendly destination for foreign investment Vinh Long province strives to become an investor-friendly destination for foreign investment
With a dense network of rivers and canals, mild climate and fertile soil and some 40,000 hectares of orchards, Vinh Long is enriched with an evergreen ecosystem. The province also boasts 11 national and 44 provincial historical and cultural relic sites. It is well known for traditional craft villages that make rice crepes, bricks and tiles, porcelain and pottery, rattan wares and forging.
New rules on purchase of duty-free goods issued New rules on purchase of duty-free goods issued
From October 15, passengers who have completed the procedures for exit or transit and passengers awaiting exit may buy duty-free goods and receive them from abroad, according to Government Decree 100 dated August 31, on trade in duty-free goods.
Vietnam China celebrate 20th anniversary of land border treaty signing Vietnam, China celebrate 20th anniversary of land border treaty signing
Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh and Chinese State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on August 23 co-chaired a ceremony to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Vietnam-China Land Border Treaty at Mong Cai International Border Gate in the northern province of Quang Ninh.
Law on Exit and Entry of Vietnamese Citizens Law on Exit and Entry of Vietnamese Citizens
The Law on Exit and Entry of Vietnamese Citizens, which is the first of its kind in Vietnam, has institutionalized the 2013 Constitution regarding citizens’ right to free movement and residence within the country and their right to leave the country and return home from abroad.
Visas for foreigners entering Vietnam via border-gate or coastal economic zones Visas for foreigners entering Vietnam via border-gate or coastal economic zones
According to Government Decree 75/2020/ND-CP dated July 1, 2020, detailing the Law on Entry, Exit, Transit, and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam, a foreigner who enjoys visa exemption for entering a Vietnamese border-gate or coastal economic zone must be invited or guaranteed by a Vietnamese organization or individual in applying for Vietnam visa at an immigration authority if wishing to travel to other localities in Vietnam.
Signing contracts by electronic means Signing contracts by electronic means
This article provides an overview on the use of electronic signature in Vietnam, including the current practice, regulatory framework and its application in judicial practice of the courts in relation to the validity of electronic signature. We hope that our readers may find it useful in the practice relating to signing contracts by electronic mean.
More assistance proposed for human trafficking victims More assistance proposed for human trafficking victims
Human trafficking victims who stay in social relief establishments would receive emergency protection as well as essential needs, medical support, psychological counseling and travel expenses.
PM urges tightened border control in wake of new local infection of COVID-19 PM urges tightened border control in wake of new local infection of COVID-19
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on July 25 ordered tightened management of border gates from the north to the south to prevent illegal entry, following the confirmation of the first locally infected case of COVID-19 in Vietnam after 99 days without community transmission of the coronavirus.

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