ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Aug 2012In August 2012, the government of Viet Nam announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.
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Decree No. 10/2012/QH13 (in Vietnamese),
Decree No. 10/2012/QH13 (in English),
On 5 August 2012, Viet Nam's National Assembly adopted Law No. 10/2012/QH13 which reduces the maximum length of Vietnamese work permits for foreign citizens from previously three to two years. The measure enters into force on 1 March 2013.