Following a strategy on completing the national legal system through 2020, the Ministry of Justice has drafted a new law combining the current two and reflecting the 2013 Constitution’s content. Lawyer Nguyen Tien Lap, Chairman of Vietpro Consultants Co. Ltd, proposed more detailed regulations and guidance. According to Head of the legal department of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) Dau Anh Tuan, the business communities appreciate the efforts in opening up the process of policy making to the public. They hope the new law will demonstrate significant progress of transparency and advances, noted Tuan. … [Read more...] about Legal document issuance draft law reviewed in Hanoi
Accordingly, after two years of enforcement, Decree 60/2014/ND-CP on printing business is being listed by the government among the legal documents to be reviewed and amended this year. Nguyen Van Dong, chairman of Vietnam Printing Association, said that they will soon work with the Ministry of Information and Communication (MIC) that was assigned to preside over reviewing and revising Decree 60, and the next step might be sending a report to the Government Office to clarify printing businesses’ proposals. Dong and other association members have constantly been calling upon authorised government agencies to review and amend Decree 60 since its entering into force in November 2014, claiming it incorporates regulations hindering printing business’ performance. “We worked with the ministries of Justice and Planning and Investment as well as the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) and received support from them. We also worked with the … [Read more...] about Printing firms await legal overhaul
The Vietnamese business environment has recently improved significantly, with nearly flawless mechanisms and policies for production, business and investment activities. In recent years, the Vietnamese Government has made significant efforts to perfect its legal corridors. Basically, the Vietnamese legal system has matched the system of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). This is a result of effective preparation for the shift from a subsidised economy to a market one, as well as efforts by Vietnam to complete its WTO accession negotiations. This is an outstanding feature of Vietnam, as many countries have incomplete legal frameworks, even when they join WTO. Since the 1999 Enterprise Law took effect, the Vietnamese business environment has become more favourable. This was a breakthrough in administrative reform, which has improved the transparency and equality of the legal framework for business activities in Vietnam. Procedures for business establishment have been simplified with the … [Read more...] about Legal Corridor for Perfected Business Environment
“As most of Vietnam’s trade partners are members of the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods 1980 (CISG), the country’s entry to this Convention will create a common voice and legal basis to strengthen its trade relations with partners,” said Mr Nguyen Sinh Nhat Tan, Director of Legal Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade at the seminar entitled “Vietnam's accession to CISG”. The workshop was co-organised by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and the European Trade Policy and Investment Support Project (EU - MUTRAP) to help companies in Vietnam understand more about CISG, its accession impacts and necessary preparations for effective accession to the Vienna Convention 1980.CISG is one of the most important international multilateral trade agreements adopted by 80 member states and regulating about two thirds of global trade transactions. The contents of the convention cover regulations on the … [Read more...] about CISG – Legal Platform for Vietnamese Companies in International Trade
(Cinet)- On 10 June 2010, in Hanoi, General Director of the General Department of the Physical Training and Sports Vuong Bich Thang hosted the meeting with the leadership of departments, agencies to supervise the progress of the appointed projects. At the meeting, representatives of departments, agencies belonging to the General Department of the Physical Training and Sports to in turns report details in the progress of implementing the projects. After hearing the reports members attending the meeting, the General Director Vuong Bich Thang gave out instructing ideas: towards projects under the initial construction, we should continue to collect contributing ideas of localities to continue to finish. Groups of drafting the projects if having any difficulties during the process of construction and retrieving information should try great efforts to cooperate tightly with the Legal Department belonging to the office of the General Department of the Physical … [Read more...] about The leadership of the General Department of the Physical Training and Sports worked with Departments, agencies about the progress of implementing projects.
(Cinet)- Minister of Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism Ministry Hoang Tuan Anh has signed to issue the Circular No. 14/2010/TT-BVHTTDL on inspecting and handling the legal documents; on monitoring, evaluating the implementation of the law; reviewing and systematizing the legal documents in the fields of culture, family, sports and tourism. The Circular No. 14/2010/TT-BVHTTDL includes 6 chapters with 38 articles stipulating the orders, procedures and responsibilities of agencies, units, organizations and individuals in the self-inspection and inspection of the legal documents within their rights, the processing of the legal documents, the monitoring and evaluation of the implementation of the legal documents and the reviewing and systematization of the legal documents in the fields of culture, family , sports and tourism. The inspection and processing of documents with the content of the State’s secrets in the field … [Read more...] about To issue the Circular on inspecting and handling the legal documents in the fields of culture, family, sport and tourism.
(Cinet) - Recently, in a headoffice of the MOCST, Deputy Minister Huynh Vinh Ai worked with Family Department discussing about the progress of the construction of the Document and the Project in 2011. After listening to the leaders of the Family Department to report, Deputy Minister mad a summary as follows: The progress for building the Document and the Project in 2011: Family Department focuses on building the Document and the Project as planned. In the period of the construction of the Decree on a family, all Decrees will be built and promulgated. For a Decree on a family operation, the Family Department studies and amends the Decree as regulated in some Articles of the Decree about the family. Besides, the Department builds the associating program to guide and organize “A strategy of Vietnam’s Family Development up to 2020” Office and Legal Department collect and submit to the ministerial leaders some contents relating to replace the contents and … [Read more...] about A summary of the Deputy Minister Huynh Vinh Ai in the meeting with Family Department
(Cinet) – The MOCST has promulgated a Decision No.1574/QĐ-BVHTTDL on organizing a training conference about Legal Documents for the industry of Culture, Sports and Tourism in some localities. Accordingly, the MOCST has entrusted Legal Department to organize a training conference for some management cadres in some localities about some popular issues of the Legal Documents. Time for the conference organized in early June, 2011 dividing two areas the Southern Vietnam and The Northern Vietnam. Participants are some leaders of the Department of Culture, Sports and Tourism and many cadres in some districts. All expenses in a conference are taken from expenses of the MOCST. … [Read more...] about Organizing a training conference about legal Documents in the fields of culture, sports and tourism
HA NOI (Biz Hub) — The plan to sell operational rights of some domestic airports, wholly or in part, has captured the interest of many businesses, but experts caution that a comprehensive legal framework is needed this happens smoothly.In an unprecedented move, the Ministry of Transport unveiled earlier this year a pilot scheme to sell operational rights of the Phu Quoc International Airport, one of two terminals in Ha Noi's Noi Bai International Airport as also parts of the Da Nang and Cam Ranh airports.The ministry said the move is aimed at mobilising investment capital for major aviation infrastructure projects, including the Long Thanh International Airport.Shortly after the announcement, private carrier Vietjet Air and national carrier Vietnam Airlines (VNA) expressed interest in outright purchase of operational rights to T1 at the Noi Bai International Airport. The 115,000sq.m T1 with 19 boarding gates can handle nine million passengers a year.VNA Chairman Pham Viet … [Read more...] about New airport privatisation plan needs strong legal foundations: experts
Drafted by the Ministry of Public Security, the passage of the cyber Security Law is scheduled for mid-2018. The draft stipulates principles, measures, content, operations, favourable conditions for the operation, the responsibilities of the ministry, businesses, and any individuals engaged in the cyberspace and involved in the country’s internet security.Currently, the law is in the drafting process.A notable majority of members in the Standing Committee of the National Assembly (NA) voiced that an internet security bill was vital in the context of arising cybercrime, virtual attacks, and terrorism which could pose threats to national security.Likewise, the security of the virtual space could trigger major threats to internet users’ privacy and personal information.However, regulations stated in the bill should take the consumers’ benefit into account in order to catch up with the Fourth Industrial Revolution (Industry 4.0) and digital growth.According to Article … [Read more...] about Legal system frowns at Silicon tech giants