A string of fresh policies on holiday salary, pensions for female laborers, social insurance for foreign workers shall come into effect in December. Working duration serves as the basis for calculating severance allowance and redundancy pay The Government issued Decree No. 148/2018/ND-CP (“Decree 148”) on October 24, 2018 amending, supplementing certain guidelines of Decree No. 05/2015/ND-CP detailing the implementation of the Labor Code. Decree 148 shall become effective from December 15, 2018.
A series of policies on business registration, rice export business, management of foreign exchange for border trade activities between Viet Nam and China come into force in October.
Policies on support regimes for the Vietnamese with meritorious services, sending and receipt of e-documents between agencies in the state administrative and standards for general education school Principals will come into effect since September 2018.
A range of policies on educational links with foreign educational establishments, cooperation and association in the production and sale of farm produce and gas business come into effect since August 1.
Valuating assets and examining damage in the State’s compensation liability; increasing basic salary; supporting enterprises with projects in the lines of technology transfer are among the newly issued policies that take effect in July 2018.
Farmers classified as poverty shall receive up to 90% subsidy of insurance premiums, according to the Government’s Decree No. 58/2018/ND-CP on agricultural insurance dated April 18, 2018 and scheduled to take effect since June 5.
A series of effective policies relating to foreigners regarding e-visa, work permits, banking operation, temporary import, re-export, and gambling were introduced and came into effect in 2017.