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Getting legal framework up to speed with EVFTA

Getting legal framework up to speed with EVFTA

With the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement coming into force, Vietnam’s investment and trade ties with the European Union are expected to receive a new boost. However, materialising these expectations depends largely on the success of the country’s efforts to accelerate regulatory reforms.

Legal framework being improved to implement EVFTA

Legal framework being improved to implement EVFTA

Tax policies are being specified while customs procedures simplified to improve the legal framework to facilitate the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) enforcement.

Entrepreneurs hail ratification of EVFTA, EVIPA

Entrepreneurs hail ratification of EVFTA, EVIPA

Many business owners in the southern province of Dong Nai, a major industrial hub in Vietnam, have expressed delight at the National Assembly (NA) ratifying the EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA) and the Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) on June 8.

Pathway to revamp legal corridor to promote digital banking

Pathway to revamp legal corridor to promote digital banking

VOV.VN - With Vietnam currently being home to 70 credit institutions along with payment intermediaries such as e-wallets which provide financial services through the Internet and mobile phones, experts in the field have underlined the need to complete the legal corridor to promote the development of digital banking in the future.

Comprehensive policy needed in time of digital communication

Comprehensive policy needed in time of digital communication

Social media spreads information and disinformation rapidly, exerting a big influence on the public and businesses, and so the Government needs to have policies in place to manage and regulate it, a senior academic has said.

Enabling legal framework for cooperatives’ development needed

Enabling legal framework for cooperatives’ development needed

Domestic and foreign delegates to the second Asia-Pacific Cooperative Registrars’ Forum in Ho Chi Minh City on April 18 emphasised the need to complete a legal framework to facilitate the development and effective operations of cooperatives.

Initial PPP results signify national blueprint

Initial PPP results signify national blueprint

VOV.VN - A bright future lies ahead for the nationwide expansion of public-private partnership model following the initial results of implementing many infrastructure projects and investment flows on the upward path.

EU project helps improve legal framework for nuclear safety in Vietnam

EU project helps improve legal framework for nuclear safety in Vietnam

The Vietnam Agency for Radiation and Nuclear Safety (VARANS) in conjunction with the European Union (EU) held a conference in Hanoi on April 4 to introduce the outcomes of a project strengthening the capacity and efficiency of the VARANS and its technical support provision.

Vietnam ensures exercise of religious freedom

Vietnam ensures exercise of religious freedom

The adoption of the Law on Belief and Religion in 2016 was an important legal reform in Vietnam, creating a firm legal framework to better ensure citizens’ rights to freedom of belief and religion.

Lack of policies blocking blockchain progress

Lack of policies blocking blockchain progress

Despite being seen as a potential blockchain development nation, Vietnam lacks a proper legal framework which may prevent the country maximise benefits from the emerging industry.

PM calls for more non-refundable aid from World Bank

PM calls for more non-refundable aid from World Bank

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has proposed the World Bank (WB) to continue its non-refundable aid for Vietnam in institutional reform, legal framework improvement and economic restructuring.