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Saturday, August 20, 2022
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NA Chairman attends consulting conference on draft revised medical law NA Chairman attends consulting conference on draft revised medical law
National Assembly Chairman Vuong Dinh Hue attended a conference that sought experts’ opinions on the draft Law on Medical Examination and Treatment (amended) in Hanoi on August 12.
Public security minister grilled on new passport issues at National Assembly meeting Public security minister grilled on new passport issues at National Assembly meeting
Concerns over the newly-issued Vietnamese passports were the main topic during questions and answers at the 14th session of the 15th National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee, which started on August 11.
Country to celebrate Vietnamese language honor day on September 8 Country to celebrate Vietnamese language honor day on September 8
September 8 will become an annual day for honoring the Vietnamese language among the Vietnamese community abroad during 2023-30, according to the project to enhance oversea Vietnamese’s awareness about Vietnamese language’s beauty and value approved under Prime Minister Decision 930/QD-TTg on August 3.
Vietnamese-language proficiency to be compulsory for foreign medical practitioners Vietnamese-language proficiency to be compulsory for foreign medical practitioners
Foreigners or overseas Vietnamese who wish to practice medical examination and treatment for a long term in Vietnam would have to be proficient in Vietnamese. This is one of new points highlighted in the third draft of the law designed by the Ministry of Health to replace the 2009 Law on Medical Examination and Treatment.
Mortgage of separate houses in Vietnam by overseas Vietnamese Mortgage of separate houses in Vietnam by overseas Vietnamese
Under Article 186.2 of the 2013 Land Law, an overseas Vietnamese eligible for owning a house associated with residential land use rights in Vietnam may mortgage such house associated with residential land use rights at a credit institution licensed to operate in Vietnam.
Role of press agencies in public communication about policies with great social impacts Role of press agencies in public communication about policies with great social impacts
The Prime Minister has recently approved the Scheme on organization of public communication about policies with great impacts on the society in the process of formulating legal documents for the 2022-27 period. Vietnam Law & Legal Forum magazine has an interview with Deputy Minister of Justice Nguyen Thanh Tinh about the Scheme.
How overseas Vietnamese apply for a certificate of Vietnamese citizenship How overseas Vietnamese apply for a certificate of Vietnamese citizenship
Under Government Decree 16/2020/ND-CP dated February 3, 2020, detailing a number of articles of the Law on Vietnamese Citizenship, in order to obtain a certificate of Vietnamese citizenship, you have to file proofs of your Vietnamese citizenship as specified in Article 11 of the Law on Vietnamese Citizenship.
Social work services to be under control Social work services to be under control
The State would diversify types of social work services and encourage organizations and individuals to found not-for-profit private social work establishments, according to a draft decree on social work released by the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs.
Each overseas Vietnamese should be countrys most vivid demonstration: PM Each overseas Vietnamese should be country’s most vivid demonstration: PM
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh had a meeting with some overseas Vietnamese (OV) intellectuals and young people in New York on May 15 as part of his working trip to the US and the UN.
Land-related provisions in Le Dynastys Quoc Trieu Hinh Luat Land-related provisions in Le Dynasty’s “Quoc Trieu Hinh Luat”
Quoc Trieu Hinh Luat (The National Criminal Code) of the Le dynasty (1428-1527) was the culmination of legislative work in feudal Vietnam. With 722 articles arranged in 13 chapters, it dealt with almost all basic social relations then, from criminal, marriage-family, inheritance, contractual, procedural, and land to administrative issues.

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