Month: September 2020

VietNam – bright spot in FDI attraction

A virtual business forum on Viet Nam investment environment with the participation of approximately 500 international business leaders was held on September 7. The event with entitled “Viet Nam – The Rising Star: Capitalising investment opportunities in Viet Nam post COVID-19” was jointly organised by the Ministry of Planning and Investment, the State Bank of Viet […]

Decrees come into effect in September

New regulations on management and use of grant aid, issuance of corporate bonds, management of surrogacy, and registration of foreign-flagged ships shall take effect in September. Management and use of grant aid Decree No. 80/2020/ND-CP dated on July 8, 2020 regulate management and use of grant aid not in form of official development assistance of […]

Foreign experts not subject to 14-day mandatory quarantine

Viet Nam has lifted 14-day mandatory quanratine for foreign experts, investors, managers and diplomats entering the country for less than 14 days, according to the latest instructions issued by the Ministry of Health. However, all entrants shall have to strictly and fully comply with the country’s regulations on COVID-19 prevention and control, including wearing face […]

Publication of the English brochure of the Ministry of Justice to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Vietnam Day of Justice (28/8/1945 – 28/8/ 2020)

In celebration of the 75th anniversary of Vietnam Day of Justice (28/8/1945 – 28/8/2020), with the approval of the leaders of the Ministry, Department of International Cooperation has closely cooperated with other agencies under the Ministry, especially the Judicial Publishing House, to develop and complete an introduction document to the Ministry of Justice in English […]

New policies take effect in September 2020

Since September 1, a married individual shall be fined VND 3-5 million if he/she cohabits with a partner as husband and wife, according to the Government’s Decree No. 82/2020/ND-CP on sanctions of administrative violations the field of judicial assistance, judicial administration, marriage and family, and civil judgement enforcement. The revised sanction is higher than the previous […]