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Official Gazette

Saturday, December 3, 2022
New Law on Insurance Business New Law on Insurance Business
Composed of 157 articles, the 2022 Law on Insurance Business will supersede its 2000 predecessor with revisions made in 2010 and 2019 from the beginning of next year.
Law on Cinematography Law on Cinematography
Adopted in June this year, the Law on Cinematography provides a legal mechanism to protect lawful interests as well as defines obligations of organizations and individuals engaged in cinematographic activities. It also creates a legal corridor for developing the film industry and the cinema market, promoting the proactivity of the participants in cinematographic activities, and raising the healthy competition in film business activities.
Law on Mobile Police Law on Mobile Police
On June 14 this year, legislators passed the Law on Mobile Police. The Law will supersede the 2013 Ordinance on Mobile Police from January 1 next year.
Law on Vietnamese Guest Workers Law on Vietnamese Guest Workers
Coming into force on January 1 this year, the 2020 Law on Vietnamese Guest Workers institutionalizes the 2013 Constitution and the Party’s recent guidelines on the sending of Vietnamese workers abroad as well as deal with emerging problems
Changes to the public investment legislation under the Law amending nine laws Changes to the public investment legislation under the Law amending nine laws
The Law on Public Investment has its Articles 17, 25, 82 and 83 revised under the Law Amending a Number of Articles of the Law on Public Investment, Law on Investment in the Form of Public-Private Partnership, Law on Investment, Housing Law, Bidding Law, Electricity Law, Law on Enterprises, Law on Excise Tax, and Law on Enforcement of Civil Judgments.
Amendments to the Investment and Enterprise Laws under the Law revising nine laws Amendments to the Investment and Enterprise Laws under the Law revising nine laws
The Law on Investment and Law on Enterprises have a number of articles revised under the Law amending nine laws, which was passed on January 11 this year at the first extraordinary session of the 15th National Assembly.
Law Revising the 2015 Statistics Law Law Revising the 2015 Statistics Law
The Law Amending a Number of Articles of, and Replacing the Appendix on the List of National Statistical Indicators to, the Statistics Law (the Revised Law) was passed last November and came into force on January 1 this year.
Regimes for female employees and assurance of gender equality under the Labor Code Regimes for female employees and assurance of gender equality under the Labor Code
The Labor Code was passed in November 2019 and came into force from the beginning of 2021. The Code devotes a separate chapter, Chapter X, to providing regulations on female employees and assurance of gender equality.
Compensation for environmental damage under the Law on Environmental Protection Compensation for environmental damage under the Law on Environmental Protection
Effective on January 1 this year, the 2020 Law on Environmental Protection (the Law) has new provisions on compensation for environmental damage as compared to the 2014 version. Such provisions are introduced in Section 2, Chapter X of the Law, from Articles 130 thru 135.
Environmental license under Law on Environmental Protection Environmental license under Law on Environmental Protection
The 2020 Law on Environmental Protection, which will come into force from the beginning of next year, has a significant change concerning environmental license. Accordingly, environmental license combines the contents of the individual environmental permit provided in the current regulations and will be used as a substitute for such permit.

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