Legal Updates

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...

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

The provisions regarding salary and salary allowances for social insurance premiums under Circular 59/2015/TT-BLDTBXH

The regulations on monthly salary as the basis for social insurance payment are the great concern of many enterprises after Law on Social Insurance 2014 has issued. Even though...
2017-01-21

The changes regarding exchange rate, minimum wage and maximum salary on which SI-HI-UI premiums in 2016

1. The changes on minimum common wage and the region-based minimum in 2016 The regulations regarding the common minimum wage and the region-based minimum wage have key changes in...
2017-01-21

The regulations on labor – salary in Circular 47/2015/TT-BLDTBXH

Circular No. 47/2015/TT-BLDTBXH on guidelines for labor contracts, labor discipline and material responsibility prescribed in Decree No. 05/2015/ND-CP providing guidance on the Labor Code take effects from 01 Jan...
2017-01-21

Templates for personal income tax finalization from wages in 2015

As regulated the payers of taxable wages or individual shall declare and make annual finalization report of PIT for tax department by 90th days of the following year. For...
2017-01-21