In continuation of the below email, Prime Minister just issued an urgent decision to request MPI to submit the “Draft Law on amending and supplementing to Laws about investment and businesses/Dự thảo Luật sửa đổi, bổ sung các luật về đầu tư kinh doanh”. The Draft Law will be reviewed and approved in the first session of National Assembly in July 2016.

Due to this emergency, by official letter, MPI urgently requested VBF’s strong cooperation in contributing comments to MPI in the development process of the Draft Law. The details of the request letter are as follows:

  1. Review and summarize difficulties/obstacles during the implementation process of Investment Law, Enterprise Law and guidance documents
  2. Review and summarize difficulties/obstacles/conflict caused by inconsistency between legal documents about land, construction, land, residential housing, urban, real estate, procurement, environment, trade, education, technology…and regulations in Investment and Enterprise Laws.
  3. Your specific recommendations to amend and supplement Laws in order to address difficulties/obstacles/conflicts mentioned in Item 1 and 2 (which article needs to be revised and how you propose to revise)

For the urgency, MPI would appreciate to receive your first feedback/contribution within your focused sectors before 12.00 AM of 13th June 2016 – as the prioritized deadline. After this deadline, if you have any further comments, you could send to them before 16th June 2016.

You can use this template for contribution/comments. The Vietnamese version of contribution/comments is given high priority. The English version can be sent later.

Click for Official letter from MPI_Investment and Enterprise Law.


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