Foreign-related policies come into force in 2018 14:46 | 01/01/2019
VGP – A range of fresh foreign-related policies on compulsory social insurance of foreign employers, free visa extension, granting of tour guide licenses took effect in 2018. 
Key policies come into effect in 2018 13:35 | 31/12/2018
VGP – A series of policies took effect in 2018 including the Penal​ Code, higher basic wage, and lower mobile phone fees.
New policies take effect in January, 2019 15:16 | 30/12/2018
VGP – Increased regional monthly minimum wage, pilot food safety investigations and recruitment of public servants are among new policies that will take effect since January 2019.
Ten laws to come into effect from January 1, 2019 14:28 | 27/12/2018

VGP – Ten laws will take effect since January 1, 2019 including the Law on Cyber Security, the Law on Denunciation, the Law on Planning, the Law on Defence, the Forestry Law, the Fisheries Law, the Law on Measurement and Map, the Law on Physical Training and Sports, the Law on Amendments and Supplements to 11 laws having regulations related to planning, and the Law on Amendments and Supplements to several Articles of 37 laws related to planning.

Policies come into effect in December 14:01 | 03/12/2018

VGP – A string of fresh policies on holiday salary, pensions for female laborers, social insurance for foreign workers shall come into effect in December. 

Management on imports, use of scrap enhanced 17:10 | 18/09/2018

VGP – The PM has signed Directive No. 27/CT-TTg on launching some urgent measures to strengthen management on imports and use of scraps as raw materials for production. 

Chinese Yuan allowed for trading at border areas 08:04 | 09/09/2018
VGP – The State Bank of Viet Nam has issued Circular No. 19/2018/TT-NHNN on management of foreign exchange for border trade activities between Viet Nam and China.
New policies take effect in September 11:15 | 04/09/2018

VGP – Policies on support regimes for the Vietnamese with meritorious services, sending and receipt of e-documents between agencies in the state administrative and standards for general education school Principals will come into effect since September 2018. 

New policies effective from July 2018 17:14 | 02/07/2018

VGP – Valuating assets and examining damage in the State’s compensation liability; increasing basic salary; supporting enterprises with projects in the lines of technology transfer are among the newly issued policies that take effect in July 2018.

Gov’t issues directive on implementation of Law on SMEs support 20:08 | 17/06/2018
VGP – PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed Directive No. 15/CT-TTg detailing specific steps to implement the Law on support for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) that took effect on January 1, 2018.