Deadline for payment of VAT, CIT, PIT, and land rent extended 18:42 | 28/06/2021

VGP - The Government issued Decree 52/2021/ND-CP (“Decree 52/2021”) on extending the deadline for payment of value added tax (VAT), corporate income tax (CIT), personal income tax (PIT) and land rent in 2021 in a bid to provide assistance to businesses, organizations, business households and individuals affected by Covid-19 epidemic.

Regulations on automatic stay extension 12:18 | 28/06/2021

VGP - Foreigners who entered Viet Nam on visa waivers, e-visas or tourist visas from March 1, 2020 are entitled to automatic stay extension until June 30, 2021 and can depart from Viet Nam without having to apply for stay extension. 

Extension of time limits for paying tax and land rent 10:41 | 22/06/2021

VGP - The Government issued Decree 52/2021/ND-CP (“Decree 52/2021”) on extending the deadline for payment of value added tax (VAT), corporate income tax (CIT), personal income tax (PIT) and land rent in 2021 in a bid to provide assistance to businesses, organizations, business households and individuals affected by Covid-19 epidemic.

Conditions for foreign investors to conduct investment and business activities with restricted access 14:40 | 12/05/2021

VGP - On March 26, 2021, the Government issued Decree 31/2021/ND-CP (Decree 31) detailing and guiding the implementation of a number of articles of the Investment Law.

Conditions for recruiting or employing teenage workers 09:53 | 28/04/2021

VGP – The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs issued Circular 09/2020/TTBLDTBXH (Circular 09) detailing and guiding the implementation of a number of articles of the Labor Code on teenage workers. Circular 09/2020 took place from March 15, 2020, replacing Circular 11/2013/TTBLDTBXH.  

Competence to approve investment policies 21:38 | 27/01/2021

VGP – The amended Law on Investment project (the "LOI 2020") dated June 17, 2020 comprises seven chapters, 77 articles and four attached appendices. The law took effect on January 1, 2021 and stipulates competence to approve investment policies.

Requirements for suspension of pension fund and death benefit fund 22:36 | 26/01/2021

VGP – The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) released Official Letter 1511/LDTBXH-BHXH, dated May 4, 2020 to specify conditions for enterprises to suspend contributions to the pension fund and death benefit fund.  

Contributing capital, buying shares, buying capital portions of foreign investors 21:53 | 30/12/2020

VGP – The National Assembly on June 17 voted to approve the amended Law on Investment project (the "LOI 2020") with 7 chapters, 77 articles and 4 attached appendices.

Foreign workers exempted from health insurance requirement 20:34 | 24/12/2020

VGP – Decree 11/2016/ND-CP (Decree 11) on detailed regulations on implementing a number of articles of the labor code regarding foreign workers in Viet Nam stipulates types of foreign workers in Viet Nam.  

Business lines subject to conditional business investment 07:30 | 15/12/2020

VGP - The National Assembly on June 17 voted to approve the amended Law on Investment project (the "LOI 2020") with 7 chapters, 77 articles and 4 attached appendices.