On 27 December 2016, the Government promulgated Decree 167/2016/ND-CP regarding the duty-free business in Vietnam (“Decree 167”).
On 25 January 2017, the Government promulgated Decree No.07/2017/ND-CP regarding the process and procedure for a pilot program for qualified foreign nationals to apply for electronic visas prior to entering Vietnam(“Decree 07”)
On 30th December 2016, the Government promulgated Decree No. 175/2016/ND-CP (“Decree 175”) that amended and supplemented a number of articles of Decree No. 86/2013/ND-CP (“Decree 86”) dated 29th July 2013 regarding doing electronic gambling business for foreigners.
On 06 January 2017, the Government promulgated Decree 01/2017/ND-CP (“Decree 01”) to amend and supplement several articles contained in (i) Decree No.43/2014/ND-CP dated 15 May 2014 on defining specific articles of Land law, (ii) Decree No.44/2014/ND-CP dated 15 May 2014 on designating land prices, and (iii)
New Regulations on Price Declaration of Goods and Services, and Environmental Protection Sewage Charges
On 11st November 2016, the Government promulgated Decree No. 149/2016/ND-CP (“Decree 149”) amending and supplementing a number of articles contained in Decree No. 177/2013/ND-CP with respect to compulsory price declaration for a number of goods and services.
On 14th November 2016, Decree No.153/2016/ND-CP was issued by the Government regulating the regional minimum wage rates for workers working under an employment contract (“Decree 153”) in replacement for Decree No. 122/2015/ND-CP dated 14th November 2015 which previously regulating the regional minimum wage rates applied for workers who work for enterprises, cooperatives