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Official Gazette

Friday, August 19, 2022
Tags: the Ministry of Construction
PM demands removing bottlenecks in real estate market for safe healthy development PM demands removing bottlenecks in real estate market for safe, healthy development
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh underlined the need to pay special attention to removing "bottlenecks" on the real estate market while chairing an online conference on July 14 on measures to ensure safe, healthy and sustainable development of the property market.
Limited-term apartment ownership: why and why not Limited-term apartment ownership: why and why not
The Ministry of Construction recently submitted to the Government a set of policy options for revision of the 2014 Housing Law of which the most controversy one is the idea of setting a definite term for apartment ownership.
Businesses to get interest rate support from the state budget Businesses to get interest rate support from the state budget
The Government on May 20 issued Decree 31 on interest rate support from the state budget for loans borrowed by enterprises, cooperatives and business households.
Government strives to recover production after fourth COVID-19 outbreak Government strives to recover production after fourth COVID-19 outbreak
The Government has recently requested the Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) to direct localities to flexibly relax regulations and conditions for grant, extension and certification of work permits for foreign workers in Vietnam in response to the new situation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
PM and four deputy PMs assigned responsibilities PM and four deputy PMs assigned responsibilities
Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh has signed a decision to assign tasks to himself and four deputy PMs. The Prime Minister fully performs the tasks and powers prescribed by the Constitution and the Law on Government Organization.
Gov. enacts new policies on construction investment project management Gov. enacts new policies on construction investment project management
From March 3, owners of construction investment projects must work out technical and managerial solutions for ensuring efficient energy use, resource conservation and environmental protection.
Punitive measures against corruption under the Nguyen dynasty Punitive measures against corruption under the Nguyen dynasty
Tran Hong Nhung LL.D.
Hanoi Law University
The Nguyen dynasty (1802-1884) was often recalled for its strong determination to fight corruption through resolute, strict and clear measures, which served as an effective tool to deter and educate the public as well as to prevent and restrict embezzlement and corruption. In 207 corruption cases recorded in “Dai Nam thuc luc” (Chronicles of Great Vietnam), a 10-volume authentic history book, the Nguyen rulers applied various punitive measures against such crime, which can be classified into criminal and administrative ones.
Management of condo maintenance funds to be tightened Management of condo maintenance funds to be tightened
Apartment purchasers and hire-purchasers would pay expenses for maintenance of sections under common ownership in condominiums into an account opened by their housing project owners at a credit institution lawfully operating in Vietnam, instead of making direct payment to project owners as at present.
VN eyes development of smart cities VN eyes development of smart cities
Smart cities hold the answer to the modern world's problems including rising population, pollution, traffic congestion, climate change and even global-scale disasters such as the COVID-19 pandemic, according to experts.
Penalties for breach of construction contracts Penalties for breach of construction contracts
In the context that there are different regulations of the Civil Code, the Commercial Law and the Construction Law regarding the maximum amount of penalty for breach of construction contract, this article will discuss about two legal issues: (i) principles for resolution of the conflict of laws that regulate construction contracts between the Civil Code, the Commercial Law and the Construction Law and (ii) the maximum amount of penalty for breach of construction contracts (including both state-funded construction works and private construction works).

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