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2 Dec 2020 + Decision 2046 notifying amended administrative procedures in the telecom and internet sectors managed by the Ministry of Information and Communications, 24 November
+ Circular 94 regulating fees for the right to provide Pay TV services and fees for registration of foreign program channels on Pay TV, 16 November
+ Decree 68 on management of costs of investment in construction [applicable to PPP projects], 14 August 2019
30 Nov 2020 + Decree 126 regulating tax management (only the following two sections have been translated: responsibility of commercial banks to withhold and pay tax on behalf of some foreign suppliers; and application of Advance Pricing Agreements during transfer pricing), 19 October
25 Nov 2020 + Decree 135 regulating the retirement age, 18 November
24 Nov 2020 + Decision 2149 notifying three Decisions issued by the Ministry of Transport which are no longer valid relating to management of investment projects for construction and to selection of contractor, 17 November
20 Nov 2020 + Decree 132 regulating tax management of enterprises with related transactions [transfer pricing], 5 November
9 Nov 2020 + Resolution 164 resolving difficulties for investment projects for construction of urban zones, 5 November
+ Decree 129 regulating the functions, duties and operating mechanism of Vietnam Debt Trading Single Member LLC [DATC], 27 October
5 Nov 2020 + Circular 32 listing telecom services for which quality control is compulsory, 4 November
+ Circular 41 repealing a number of legal instruments in the education sector, 3 November
3 Nov 2020 + Decree 113 detailing article 3.3(dd) of Law 62 amending the Law on Construction regarding appraisal of construction designs after the preliminary design and exemption from a construction permit, 18 September
30 Oct 2020 + Draft Circular guiding securities trading in accordance with the new Law on Securities (which takes effect 1 January 2021), 14 August
27 Oct 2020 + Circular 39 regulating quality assessment standards of university remote programs, 9 October
26 Oct 2020 + Decision 15 dated 24 April with policies assisting the citizens with difficulties due to the Covid 19 epidemic, as amended 19 October
23 Oct 2020 + Circular 08 guiding job protection for a whistle blower working pursuant to a labour contract and his or her relatives, 15 October
20 Oct 2020 + Decree 122 regulating coordinated and linked procedures for registration of establishment of an enterprise, branch or representative office; for notification of workers who have been employed; for issuance of social insurance code numbers; and for registration of the invoices to be used by the enterprise (with the new standard form application for registration to establish a shareholding/joint stock company), 15 October
19 Oct 2020 + Decree 56 on management and use of official development assistance (ODA) and concessional loans of foreign donors, 25 May
16 Oct 2020 + Circular 38 regulating joint training [twinning] at the university, master's and doctorate levels in the forms of online, and blended [both offline and online] training, 6 October
14 Oct 2020 + Decree 91 dated 13 October 2015 on investment of State capital in enterprises and management and use of capital and assets in enterprises, as further amended 9 October
13 Oct 2020 + Decree 114 implementing Resolution 116 reducing by 30% CIT payable in year 2020 by enterprises with total turnover of year 2020 not exceeding 200 billion VND, 25 September
12 Oct 2020 + Decision 1728 reducing the State Bank refinancing interest rate to 4%, discount interest rate to 2.5% and repo rate to 5%, 30 September
+ Decision 1729 retaining the maximum interest rate chargeable by banks for raising VND deposits at 0.2% for on-call deposits and term deposits of under one month, and reducing it to 4% for term deposits of one month up to below 6 months, 30 September
+ Decision 1730 reducing to 4.5% the maximum VND short-term lending interest rate chargeable by banks to borrowers for capital requirements in certain economic sectors and industries, 30 September
18 Sep 2020 + Circular 23 regulating the method for determining the level of costs for stopping or resupplying power, 9 September
17 Sep 2020 + Decree 109 extending the deadline for payment of special sales tax on domestically manufactured or assembled automobiles, 15 August
15 Sep 2020 + Circular 22 regulating the sequence and procedures for stopping or reducing power supply, 9 September
14 Sep 2020 + Circular 21 regulating the sequence and procedures for issuance of electricity [power] operating licences, 9 September
10 Sep 2020 + Decree103 regulating certification of fragrant rice varieties for export to the European Union (import duty exempt in accordance with a quota), 4 September
+ Circular 22 regulating technical requirements applicable to digital signature software and to software checking digital signatures, 7 September
8 Sep 2020 + Decree 102 regulating Vietnam's legally produced timber system (following signing of the 2019 Voluntary Partnership Agreement with the EU), 1 September
4 Sep 2020 + Circular 19 reducing aviation service fees of the period 1 March 2020 to the end of 30 September 2020, 1 September
+ Decree 100 regulating trading of duty free goods, 28 August
31 Aug 2020 + Decree 97 increasing the limits on liability of carriers for loss and damage during air transport, 26 August
+ Draft Circular regulating employment of workers aged under 15 years, August
+ Draft Decree providing detailed regulations for implementation of the Law on Public Private Partnership Investment Form [Law on PPP], 27 August
26 Aug 2020 + Decree 94 regulating the preferential regime and policies applicable to the National Innovation Centre (for creative entrepreneurs and Innovative start-up enterprises), 21 August
+ Draft 1 Decree amending Decree 181/2013/ND-CP dated 14 January 2013 implementing the Law on Advertising, August
25 Aug 2020 + Circular 06 issuing the List of jobs with strict requirements on occupational safety and hygiene, 20 August
21 Aug 2020 + Decree 91 on anti span text messages, email and telephone calls, 14 August
+ Circular 22 dated 15 November 2019 stipulating prudential ratios and limits in activities of banks and foreign bank branches, as amended 14 August
19 Aug 2020 + Decision 1349 regulating interest rates applicable to deposits being compulsory reserves (0.5% for VND deposits and 0% for foreign currency), and deposits exceeding compulsory reserves (0% for VND deposits and 0.05% for foreign currency) of banks with the State Bank, 6 August
+ Decision 1350 regulating the interest rate of 0.8% applicable to VND deposits of Vietnam Development Bank, Social Policy Banks, people's credit funds and micro-finance institutions with the State Bank, 6 August
+ Decision 1351 regulating the interest rates applicable to deposits of the State Treasury (0.8% for VND deposits and 0.05% for foreign currency), and of Deposit Insurance of Vietnam (0.8%) with the State Bank, 6 August
18 Aug 2020 + Draft Decree on implementation of the Resolution of the National Assembly reducing corporate income tax of 2020, 14 August
+ Circular 15 issuing the lists of drugs procured by bidding, by concentrated bidding, and by price negotiation, 10 August
+ Circular 134 dated 19 December 2017 guiding electronic trading on the securities market, as amended 7 August
14 Aug 2020 + Decision 22 granting a 15% reduction of land rent of year 2020 for entities who have had to stop business for 15 days or more due to the Covid-19 pandemic, 10 August
+ Decision 213 with the Plan on implementing the 1970 Hague Convention on taking evidence abroad in civil and commercial cases at People's Courts, 10 August
+ Circular 03 ceasing the effectiveness of Circular 15/2019/TT-BKHCN dated 15 November 2019 promulgating National Technical Regulations on Stainless Steel, 10 August
+ Circular 72 repealing Circular 84/2017/TT-BTC [regulating customs warehouses] dated 15 August 2017, 31 July
11 Aug 2020 + Circular 74 reducing road use fees, 10 August
7 Aug 2020 + Decision 2172 with standard form reports on foreign invested educational institutions, 3 August
5 Aug 2020 + Decree 88 with regulations for implementation of Law 84 on Occupational Safety and Hygiene regarding compulsory insurance for labour [or work-related] accidents and occupational disease, 28 July

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