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New Family Law Adopted (September 15, 2015) by Constance Johnson

Vietnam's legislature has adopted a new Law on Marriage and Family that will come into effect ...

Topic: Families ; Marriage and family status; Pregnancy; Same-sex marriage
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

New Trade Agreement with Eurasia Economic Union (June 16, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On May 29, 2015, Vietnam signed a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Kyrgyzstan and the Eurasian ...

Topic: Foreign trade and international finance; Free trade ; Trade agreements and negotiations
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Penal Code Revisions Proposed (May 19, 2015) by Constance Johnson

On April 7, 2015, Vietnam's Minister of Justice, Ha Hung Cuong, spoke to the National Assembly ...

Topic: Capital punishment; Criminal code; Sentencing
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

New Rules on Visas Considered; Other Legislation Discussed (February 12, 2014) by Constance Johnson

The Vietnamese legislature is considering adopting a law on entry, exit, and residence of foreigners that ...

Topic: Bills and resolutions; Health insurance; Visas and passports
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Copyright Infringement Fines to Be Increased (November 20, 2013) by Constance Johnson

Under a government decree of October 16, 2013, Vietnam will be increasing the fines imposed for ...

Topic: Copyright
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Controversial Internet Decree in Effect (September 06, 2013) by Sayuri Umeda

The Vietnamese government adopted the Decree on Management, Provision, and Use of Internet Services and Information ...

Topic: Communications; Freedom of speech; Freedom of the press
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Government Offers Tax Relief Measures (February 27, 2013) by Constance Johnson

On January 7, 2013, Vietnam's government issued a resolution giving tax-related benefits to businesses and individuals. ...

Topic: Taxation
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

New National Law Intensifies International Dispute (July 19, 2012) by Sayuri Umeda

Amid escalating tension in the dispute over the East Sea (also known as the South China ...

Topic: Treaties and International Agreements/Maritime
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Code Amended to Balance Employer-Employee Interests (June 21, 2012) by Sayuri Umeda

Since its promulgation in 1994, the first Labor Code of Vietnam (International Labor Organization, NATLEX) ...

Topic: Labor
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Steps Taken Towards a New Relationship (June 04, 2012) by Sayuri Umeda

Based on the European Union (EU) Council Decision No. 2012/279/EU of May 14, 2012 (EURLEX ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: European Union; Vietnam

Ban on Gold as Medium of Exchange (April 18, 2012) by Wendy Zeldin

On April 3, 2012, the Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (SRV) issued Decree ...

Topic: Currency
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

South China Sea Agreement (October 17, 2011) by Constance Johnson

On October 11, 2011, China and Vietnam signed an agreement aimed at resolving their disputes over ...

Topic: International affairs
Jurisdiction: China; Vietnam

Prominent Lawyer Sentenced to Seven Years' Imprisonment Plus House Arrest (September 02, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

On August 2, 2011, in a trial that lasted only half a day, Vietnam's Supreme People's ...

Topic: Crime and law enforcement
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

State Companies to Limit Their Investments in Some Businesses (August 11, 2011) by Constance Johnson

Vietnam's Ministry of Finance has drafted a decree that will change the maximum level of investment ...

Topic: Investments
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Prominent Rights Lawyer Sentenced to Seven Years' Imprisonment (April 13, 2011) by Wendy Zeldin

Lawyer-activist Cu Huy Ha Vu was convicted by the people's court of Hanoi on April 1, ...

Topic: Human rights and civil liberties
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Transfer Pricing Regulations Amended (May 27, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

Effective June 6, 2010, Vietnam's Ministry of Finance Circular 66/2010/TT-BTC, amending the country's transfer pricing regulation ...

Topic: Corporations
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Anti-Corruption Plan Adopted (May 24, 2010) by Constance Johnson

In April 2010, Vietnam adopted an implementation plan for the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC, ...

Topic: Government ethics and transparency
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Revised Draft Capital Law Made Public (March 02, 2010) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on February 22, 2010, that Vietnam's Ministry of Justice has placed on its ...

Topic: Legislative power
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Crackdown on Cyber-Activists, Including Prominent Lawyer (August 06, 2009) by Wendy Zeldin

According to a report issued by the Open Source Center (OSC) on July 9, 2009, Vietnam ...

Topic: Freedom of speech
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

Government Inspection of Stimulus-Related Construction Projects (August 05, 2009) by Wendy Zeldin

It was reported on July 14, 2009, that the Government of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam ...

Topic: Economics and Public Finance
Jurisdiction: Vietnam

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Last updated: September 15, 2015