Compulsory social insurance for foreign employers 14:47 | 23/11/2018

    VGP – The Government on October 15 issued Decree 143/2018/ND-CP, detailing the Law on Social Insurance and the Law on Labor Safety and Hygiene with respect to social insurance for foreign employees working in Viet Nam (“Decree 143”).

Rate and starting point for foreign laborers to pay social insurance premiums 11:46 | 23/11/2018

VGP – The Government on October 15 issued Decree 143/2018/ND-CP, detailing the Law on Social Insurance and the Law on Labor Safety and Hygiene with respect to social insurance for foreign employees working in Viet Nam (“Decree 143”).

Fresh regulations of Law on competition 16:40 | 20/11/2018

VGP – The National Assembly on June 12 passed the Law on Competition No. 23/2018/QH14 (“Law on Competition 2018”) superseding Law on Competition No. 27/2004/QH11 (“Law on Competition 2004”), incorporating important changes to fulfill the actual requirements on managing competition and ensuring benefits of the enterprises engaged in the market.

Updated regulations on enterprise registration 16:00 | 20/11/2018

VGP – The Government issued Decree No. 108/2018/ND-CP amending and supplementing a number of articles of Decree No. 78/2015/ND-CP, dated September 14, 2015 of the Government on enterprise registration (Decree 78).

Streamlining business and investment conditions in agriculture 07:42 | 07/11/2018

VGP – The Government on September 17 issued Decree 123/2018/ND-CP (Decree 123) which amends and supplements some decrees regulating the business and investment conditions in agriculture.

Amendments on competition law 08:21 | 24/10/2018

VGP - The National Assembly on June 12 adopted Law on Competition No. 23/2018/QH14 (“Law on Competition 2018”) superseding Law on Competition No. 27/2004/QH11 (“Law on Competition 2004”), incorporating important changes to fulfill the actual requirements on managing competition and ensuring benefits of the enterprises engaged in the market.

Regulations on foreign cooperation & investment in education 15:30 | 11/10/2018

VGP – The Government on June 6 enacted Decree No. 86/2018/NĐ-CP (“Decree 86”) regulating foreign cooperation and investment in education to supersede Decree No. 73/2012/NDCP amended and supplemented by Decree No. 124/2014/NĐ-CP (collectively referred to as “Decree 73”).

Improving business environment & national competitiveness 11:59 | 09/10/2018

VGP - The Government enacted Resolution No. 19/2018/NQ-CP (“Resolution 19”) maintaining implementation of the main tasks and solutions for improving the business environment and the national competitiveness in 2018 and the following years.

More incentives for investment in agricultural and rural areas 07:23 | 03/10/2018

VGP – The Government issued Decree No. 57/2018/NĐ-CP (“Decree 57”) prescribing the mechanism and policy for engaging enterprises to invest in agriculture and rural areas, superseding Decree No. 210/2013/NĐ-CP dated 19/12/2013 (“Decree 210”).

Regulations on goods origin 09:13 | 02/10/2018

VGP - The Minister of Industry and Trade on April 3 issued Circular 05/2018/TT-BCT on goods origin ("Circular 05").