Work permit in Vietnam

Whom is Exempted from Work Permit Since 2021?

On December 30, 2020, the Government issued Decree No. 152/2020/ND-CP regulating foreign workers working in Vietnam and recruiting and managing Vietnamese employees to work for the foreign employers in Vietnam. In which, foreign workers in Vietnam are not required to be granted work permits include: The employee is the owner or capital contributor of a ... Read More
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Penalties on Working Without Work Permit in Vietnam

Vietnam has become an attractive destination for foreigner investors due to the impressive development of socio – economic in recent years. This is such a good opportunity for Vietnamese enterprises to get cooperation in business with foreign partners. To take advantage of the opportunities to be the pioneer and market share, many of them have ... Read More
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How to Send Vietnamese Workers Working Abroad Under Contracts?

Decree No. 38/2020/ND-CP detailing the implementation of a number of articles of the law on Vietnamese workers working abroad under contracts has been signed by the Government on April 3, 2020 taking effect from May 20, 2020. This Decree prescribes the areas and jobs workers must not go to work abroad; licenses, conditions and procedures ... Read More

What Are Rights and Benefits of the Employee Suffering the Occupational Accident?

Accidents can happen at any time at work. Whether a workplace accident is the result of employee carelessness or employer negligence, employers must take responsibility for accidents to employee. Vietnam Labor Code defines occupational accident is an accident that causes injury to any part and function of the body or death to employee occurring during ... Read More
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Illegally Sacking Employee Could Be Imprisoned

This is a remarkable content which is specified in Article 162 of the Criminal Code 2015 and will take effect from July 1st 2016. Accordingly, any people indenting to self-seeking or for their personal motives that they do one of the following behaviors to make other people to be dismissed, fired, their families fall into … Read More

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Report the Demand to Use Foreign Workers in Vietnam

In order to manage the usage of foreign workers in Vietnam, the Vietnam state authority has requested employers to provide explanation for such need to use foreign workers. This will be the preliminary procedure before applying for work permit in Vietnam then temporary residence card in Vietnam for foreigners.  The report of demand to use ... Read More
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How Foreigners Could Work in Vietnam Legally

Foreigners working in business set-up in Vietnam are expatriates which are normally required work permit in Vietnam. As the Vietnam law's restrictions to encourage employment of local employee over foreign employee, normally, the employment of an expatriate is limited to a managerial position or to a position which Vietnamese employee are not yet qualified. There are exemption ... Read More
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New law that impact Work permit in Vietnam for foreigners

Vietnam has recently issued a new law that put a stricter control on foreigners working in Vietnam.  With the changes being implemented from early November of 2013, the process to apply for work permit in Vietnam will take longer and would cost extra fees. The work permit for foreigners in Vietnam will now require the … Read More

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Ho Chi Minh City: foreigners’ work permit in Vietnam is no longer renewable

Ho Chi Minh City is not going to renew expired work permit in Vietnam for foreigners, noticed by Ho Chi Minh City Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs. Ho Chi Minh City Department of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs (DOLISA) issued Notice No.6107/SLDTBXH-VL on May 16th, 2014 guiding the implementation of Decree ... Read More

Official Letter 640/LDTBXH-TCCB of the Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) on the rate of wage increase before the deadline

Official Letter 640/LDTBXH-TCCB of the Ministry of Labour – Invalids and Social Affairs (MOLISA) on the rate of wage increase before the deadline From April 10th 2013, the rate of officials and employees that are paid increasing ahead of time in a year will be raised to 10%, doubling the previous regulation. To directly implementing the … Read More

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