Legal Updates

2017-01-21

The regulations on managing the payments for Social Insurance and Unemployment Insurance benefits

Vietnam Social Insurance department issued the Decision No. 828/QD-BHXH dated 27 May 2016 on managing the payments for social insurance and unemployment insurance benefits. Accordingly, this Decision stipulates for...

The decision No.636/QD-BHXH on documents and procedures for getting social insurance regimes from 01 June 2016

After almost half a year since the Law on social insurance 2014 has effect, on 22 April 2016, the Viet Nam Social Insurance Department issued the Decision No. 636/QD-BHXH...
2017-01-21

Compelling to implement of electronic transactions in Social Insurance field in Ho Chi Minh City from 01 July 2016

For the purpose of creating favorable conditions for citizens and enterprise to conduct administrative procedures on social insurance (SI); health insurance (HI); unemployment insurance (UI), the People’s Committees of...
2017-01-21

Regulations on Compulsory Occupational Accident Insurance and Occupational Diseases from 01 July 2016

On 15 May 2016, the Government issued the Decree No 37/2016/ND-CP defining and providing guidance on the implementation of the law on occupational safety and hygiene regarding compulsory occupational...
2017-01-21

Preferential tax measure for IT industry in Vietnam

For the purpose of developing, raising the competition ability and attracting investment for Information – Technology Industry (IT) in Vietnam, the state has carried out many preferential policies, especially...
2017-01-21

Decree No.47/2016/ND-CP on the common minimum wages from 01 May 2016

On May 26th 2016, Government has issued the Decree No. 47/2016/ND-CP regulating on the new common minimum wage for cadres, civil servants, public employees and armed forces. Accordingly, the...
2017-01-21

New decree on representative offices and branches of foreign companies applied from March 10, 2016

The Government issued Decree No. 07/2016/ND-CP on 25 January which will effect on 10 March replacing Decree No.72/2006/ND-CP on representative offices and branches of foreign companies in Vietnam. The...
2017-01-21

The Decree No. 11/2016/ND-CP elaborating some articles of the labor code on foreign workers in Vietnam

Decree No.11/2016/ND-CP has issued on Sep 05, 2013 providing detailed guidance on the Labor Code 2012 focusing on management of expatriate working in Vietnam with change points that need...
2017-01-21

Total regulations regarding labor reports in year

As regulated the employer must declare and submit multiple kinds of labor reports to government departments in year. Deadline and management department for kinds of labor reports aren’t the...
2017-01-21

Circular 59/2015/TT-BLDTBXH guiding the compulsory social insurance from Jan 01 2016

Signed on December 29th, the Circular 59/2015/TT-BLDTBXH gives detailed regulation and guides the implementation of the new regulations in Social Insurance Law 2014, Decree 115/2015/ND-CP. Briefly described: On subjects...
2017-01-21