Circular tightens entry and exit of portable alcohol, cigars, gold 15:28 | 23/06/2017

VGP – The Ministry of Finance has issued Circular No.52/2017/TT-BTC amending Circular No. 120/2015/TT-BTC dated August 14, 2015, promulgating forms, printing, issuance, management and use of customs declarations for incoming and outgoing passengers, which sets limits on portable goods for alcohol, cigars and gold.

22 legal documents issued in April 16:37 | 09/06/2017

VGP – The Government and the PM issued 22 legal documents, including 18 Government’s Decrees and four PM’s Decisions in April 2017.

Gov’t extends visa-exemption policy for five European countries 16:37 | 05/06/2017
VGP – The Government has agreed to extend visa exemption policy for citizens from the UK, France, Germany, Spain and Italy.
Policies take effect from June 12:52 | 05/06/2017

VGP – A series of policies on land use fee, the rate of contribution to the Occupational Accident and Disease Insurance fund and specific financial and budgetary mechanisms and policies for Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) shall come into effect this month.

Decree on management of access to genetic resources 15:17 | 26/05/2017

VGP – The Government issued Decree No. 59/2017/NĐ-CP regulating the management of access to genetic resources.

Regulations on construction of seaports, navigable channels regulated 09:06 | 19/05/2017

VGP – Vietnamese organizations and individuals and foreigners investing in building seaports, ports, wharves, buoys, anchorage, transshipment areas and navigable channels must obey regulations in Decree No. 58/2017/NĐ-CP and other related regulations.

Entry gate customs procedure-required goods listed 11:13 | 18/05/2017

VGP – The PM has issued the list of imported goods that must undergo customs procedures at entry border gates.

Mechanisms for encouraging solar power development 16:39 | 02/05/2017
VGP - PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc has signed Decision on mechanisms for encouraging solar power development in VIet Nam. The following is full translation of the Decision for reference.
Policies take effect in May 18:37 | 01/05/2017
VGP – From May 5, acts of delivering advertisement brochures, if causing negative impacts on social and traffic order and safety, shall be fined from VND 200,000 to VND 500,000.
Projects in hi-tech agriculture to get more support 16:39 | 19/04/2017

VGP – The Ministry of Planning and Investment has drafted a Decree on encouraging businesses investing in agriculture and rural areas, which proposes assistance in investment in agriculture applying high technology, training human resources and developing consumption market.