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.

Infographic: COVID-19 prevention tips 10:02 | 25/03/2020

VGP - The Ministry of Health has recently issued tips for people to protect themselves from COVID-19 pandemic.

Termination of labor contracts 10:05 | 18/03/2020
VGP – Under the Labor Code 2019, labor contracts would be automatically terminated in three cases.
Unilateral termination of labor contracts by the employees 09:38 | 18/03/2020

VGP – Employees are allowed to unilaterally terminate labor contracts but have to provide reasons for terminating the labor contracts.