New guidelines on indirect offshore investment 15:55 | 15/08/2016

VGP – The State Bank of Viet Nam on June 29 issued Circular 10/2016/TT-NHNN guiding some contents of Decree 135/2015/ND-CP, dated December 31, 2015 of the Government regulating indirect offshore investment (Circular 10).

Regulations on tax incentives 14:41 | 15/08/2016

VGP – The Ministry of Finance issued Circular 83/2016/TT-BTC (Circular 83) guiding the implementation of incentives of corporate income tax (CIT), import duties and non-agricultural land-use taxes in favor of subjects that are entitled to investment incentives as prescribed by the Law on Investment 2014 and Decree 118/2015/ND-CP.

Sanctions against administrative violations of planning and investment 11:35 | 03/08/2016

VGP – The Government on June 1 issued Decree 50/2016/ND-CP on sanctioning administrative violations in the area of planning and investment.

Two foreign subjects exempted from personal income tax 06:10 | 03/08/2016

VGP – Foreign experts in non-governmental aid programs and projects and Vietnamese working at representative offices of the United Nations system in Viet Nam enjoy personal income tax (PIT) exemption in Viet Nam.

Management regulations on foreign employees in VN 13:07 | 27/07/2016

VGP – The Government on February 3 issued Decree 11/2016/ND-CP (Decree 11) detailing the implementation of some articles of the Labor Code on foreign employees working in Viet Nam.

Updated regulations on foreign representative offices in VN (Part 2) 14:42 | 21/07/2016

VGP - Decree 07/2016/ND-CP, dated January 25, 2016 by the Government (Decree 07) replacing Decree 72/2006/ND-CP (Decree 72) detailing the Representative Office and branches of the foreign traders in Viet Nam.

Updated regulations on foreign representative offices in VN (Part 1) 14:00 | 20/07/2016

VGP – Decree 07/2016/ND-CP, dated January 25, 2016 by the Government (Decree 07) replacing Decree 72/2006/ND-CP (Decree 72) detailing the Representative Office and branches of the foreign traders in Viet Nam.

Labor safety and hygiene regulations lightened 14:00 | 19/07/2016

VGP – The Government on May 15, 2016 released Decree 39/2016/ND-CP, detailing the implementation of a number of articles of the Law on Occupational Safety and Hygiene (Decree 39).

Fresh regulations on sanctioning administrative violations of prices and invoices 14:07 | 13/07/2016

VGP – The Government on May 27 issued Decree 49/2016/ND-CP (Decree 49) amending and supplementing a number of articles of Decree 109/2013/ND-CP dated September 24, 2013 on sanctioning administrative violations in the area of managing prices, charges, fees and invoices.

Regulations on birth registration for overseas Vietnamese 15:12 | 06/07/2016

VGP – The Vietnamese embassies in foreign countries are not in charge of making birth registration but responsible for recording birth registration in birth registration books.