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Thursday, December 3, 2020
Tags: Visa application
Visa application for foreigners working at representative offices in Vietnam Visa application for foreigners working at representative offices in Vietnam
Citizens of 80 countries and territories who enter Vietnam with e-visas (EV) of a validity period of 30 days, once obtaining work permits or certificates of exemption from work permit, may have their e-visas changed into LD1 or LD2 visas or temporary residence cards in accordance with law.
Visa application for foreigners working at representative offices in Vietnam Visa application for foreigners working at representative offices in Vietnam
Citizens of 80 countries and territories who enter Vietnam with e-visas (EV) of a validity period of 30 days, once obtaining work permits or certificates of exemption from work permit, may have their e-visas changed into LD1 or LD2 visas or temporary residence cards in accordance with law.
Changes in visas for travel to border or coastal economic areas Changes in visas for travel to border or coastal economic areas
The Government has issued Decree No 75/2020/ND-CP with detailed regulations on adopting the Law on Entry, Exit, Transit, and Residence of Foreigners in Vietnam, also known as Immigration Law 2019, which aims to attract foreign investment.
Expat naturalization permanent residence in Vietnam Expat naturalization, permanent residence in Vietnam
In order to reside permanently in Vietnam and be eligible for naturalization in Vietnam, a foreign expat must apply for a permanent residence card, which has the same validity duration as a visa.
How to apply for e-visas How to apply for e-visas
This article provides a foreigner with guidance on conditions and procedures for him to obtain an e-visa for entry into Vietnam.
Tourism to become a spearhead industry Tourism to become a spearhead industry
Resolution No. 08-NQ/TW released on January 1, 2017, views development of tourism into a spearhead industry as a boost for development of other industries, noting, however, that all provinces should not necessarily regard tourism as a key industry.
Vietnam waives visas for five more countries Vietnam waives visas for five more countries
Nationals from France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK have become next visitors who can enter Vietnam without a visa under a resolution signed by the Prime Minister on June 17.
Entry visas to be issued within five days Entry visas to be issued within five days
The Ministry of Public Security on July 6 issued Circular No. 31/2015/TT-BCA to guide the grant of visas, temporary residence cards, exit and entry permits and permanent residence status to foreigners.
Foreigner surety for family visit Foreigner surety for family visit
A temporary card holder may stand surety for his/her spouse and under-18 children to stay with him/her within the validity duration of his/her temporary residence card.
New entry-exit rules for foreigners New entry-exit rules for foreigners
The new Law on Foreigners’ Entry into, Exit from, Transit through and Residence in Vietnam (the Law), which will come into force next year, aims to strictly control but still facilitate the flow of foreign visitors and expatriates into the country in conformity with relevant domestic laws as well as treaties to which Vietnam is a contracting party.

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