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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
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
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
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
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 ...
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
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. ...
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
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) ...
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 ...
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
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 ...
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
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 ...
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
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
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
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
Last updated: September 15, 2015