Legal update

 

On 30 September 2021, the People's Committee of Ho Chi Minh City (“HCMC”) issued a Directive No. 18/CT-UBND on continuing to control and adjust measures to prevent and control the spread of COVID-19 pandemic and gradually restore the City's economy and society (“Directive 18”). Accordingly, there are notable matters under Directive 18 as follows:

 

On 09 September 2021, the Government has issued Resolution No.105/NQ-CP on supporting businesses, cooperatives, and business households in the context of the Covid-19 pandemic (“Resolution 105”). The content of Resolution 105 has many new points, enabling enterprises to take the initiative in resuming operations, maintaining and developing business. Accordingly, the Prime Minister requested Ministries, ministerial-level agencies, agencies attached to the Government, the People’s Committees of the provinces, municipalities and the relative authorities to issue specific guiding documents for the following contents: