VCI LEGAL JOINED JOB FAIR 2019 AT HANOI LAW UNIVERSITY

On 31 Mar 2019, Hanoi Law University organized Job Fair 2019 for its students.  This event was a career-orientation program which aimed to provide the students with opportunities to learn about the recruitment information of companies and to interact with leading law firms and their lawyers.

In order to share our passion for developing a professional […]

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DECREE 86 REGARDING FOREIGN COOPERATION AND INVESTMENT IN EDUCATION SECTOR

Decree No. 86/2018/ND-CP on Foreign Cooperation and Investment in Education has been in force since August 01, 2018 which is expected to encourage foreign investor to set up business in the education sector, especially in the context of the amendments to the Law on Higher Education  taking effect on July 01, 2019

Education Linkages

According to […]

SOME NEW REGULATIONS COME INTO FORCE IN JANUARY 2019

A new start to the year 2019, brings new regulations which have taken effect in January, 2019

I. Main points of the new Decree 149/2018/ND-CP on the application of workplace democracy

This new Decree on the elaboration of Article 63, Clause 3 of the Labour Code regarding the application of workplace democracy has been in effect […]

HIGHLIGHTS OF DECREE NO.68/2018/ND-CP IMPLEMENTING THE LAW ON STATE COMPENSATION LIABILITY

On May 15, 2015, the Government passed Decree No. 68/2018/ND-CP detailing some articles and measures to implement the Law on State Compensation Liability (“Decree 68”) which has been effective since July 1, 2018.

This recent compensatory mechanism has many significant modifications, such as expanding the entities eligible for compensation, compensation cases, period of prescription for lodging […]

NEW POINTS OF DECREE 137/2018/ND-CP DETAILING THE LAW ON LAWYERS

On October 8, 2018, the Government issued Decree No. 137/2018/ND-CP amending and supplementing a number of articles of Decree No. 123/2013/ND-CP dated October 14, 2013 detailing a number of articles and measures to implement the Law on Lawyers 2012 (as amended) (“Law on Lawyers”)

Accordingly, Decree No. 137/2018 / ND-CP (“Decree 137”) supplemented 5 articles, amended […]

By |November 14th, 2018|Labor, Employement & HR, The Legal Point|0 Comments

INCREASE OF REGIONAL MINIMUM WAGE AT THE BEGINNING OF 2017

On 14th November 2016, the Government of Vietnam issued Decree 153/2016/ND-CP providing regional minimum wages applied for employees working under an employment contract (“Decree 153”) to replace Decree 122/2015/ND-CP dated 14th November 2015.

According to Article 3.1 of Decree 153, the regional minimum wages for employees working under an employment contract shall be as follows:

For […]

By |December 21st, 2016|Labor, Employement & HR, The Legal Breaking News|0 Comments

LAW ON OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HYGIENE 2015

On June 25, 2016, the National Assembly passed the Law on Occupational Safety and Hygiene No. 84/2015/QH13 (“Law 84”) , which sets out new regulations on occupational safety and hygiene; and replaces some articles of the Law on Social Insurance No. 58/2014/QH13.

Notable regulations of Law 84 are as follows:

Applicable groups are extended to, not […]

By |August 26th, 2016|Labor, Employement & HR|0 Comments

New Decree detailing some articles of the Law on Real Estate Business 2014

The Vietnamese Government has issued Decree No. 76/2015/ND-CP1 (“Decree 76”) dated September 10th 2015, detailing some articles of the Law on Real Estate Business 2014 with the significant contents as follows:
1. Basis for identifying legal capital applicable for real estate business enterprises is charter capital of such enterprises. These enterprises are not required to register […]

By |October 30th, 2015|Labor, Employement & HR|0 Comments

New Decree detailing the Law on Enterprise on business registration

The Vietnamese Government has issued Decree No.78/2015/NĐ-CP1(“Decree 78”) dated September 14th 2015, detailing enterprise registration, with the significant contents as follows:
1. Providing a regime for online enterprise registration; accordingly, organizations, individuals can use certified public-key digital signatures or business registration accounts to apply for enterprise registration online.
2. Promulgating that enterprises are allowed to have many […]

By |October 30th, 2015|Labor, Employement & HR|0 Comments