Land-use rights for overseas Vietnamese citizens 10:42 | 08/07/2020

VGP –  Rights and obligations involving land use of overseas Vietnamese who are eligible to own houses in Viet Nam; foreign individuals or overseas Vietnamese who are ineligible to buy houses associated with land use rights in Viet Nam.

Conditions for foreigners to study in universities in VN 10:40 | 23/06/2020

VGP – In the past few years, Viet Nam has been chosen as an ideal budget destination by international students over Malaysia, Singapore or Thailand for numerous reasons such as international-standard education, cheap living cost and more incentive policies for foreigners.

Regulations on foreign employees transferring within enterprises 14:06 | 17/06/2020

VGP – Foreign employees have been hired for at least 12 months prior to such transfer by the foreign enterprise are allowed to transfer within an enterprise.

14 units eligible for granting foreign language certificates 18:51 | 09/06/2020

VGP – Announcement No. 619/TB-QLCL, dated May 8, 2020 of the General Department of Quality Management under the Ministry of Education and Training stipulates the organization of foreign language exams. 

Time limit for paying tax and land lease extended 15:53 | 03/06/2020

VGP – Decree 41/2020/ND-CP (Decree 41), dated April 8, 2020 extends the deadline for paying tax and land lease.       

Regulations on real estate trading for foreign-invested companies 14:49 | 27/05/2020

VGP – Foreign invested companies are allowed to buy or rent office building for office purposes not for sale or sublease.

Temporary suspension of labor contracts due to Covid-19 outbreak 13:46 | 14/05/2020

VGP – The time of labor suspension is not included in the time of labor contract implementation and will be added to term of labor contract. 

Requirements for imports of second hand machines 10:38 | 06/05/2020
VGP – Generally, used machinery and equipment can be imported if it is no more than 10 years old.
Working overtime 06:44 | 10/04/2020

VGP - The Labor Code 2019 increases the number of overtime working hours for employees which does not exceed 40 hours/month instead of 30 hours/month as stipulated by the Labor Code 2012.

Age of retirement 06:42 | 07/04/2020

VGP - The age of retirement for employees in normal working conditions is adjusted according to the roadmap until they reach 62 years of age for the male employees by 2028 and 60 years for the female employees by 2035.