Decree No. 70/2023/ND-CP on recruitment of foreign employees in Vietnam

On 18th September 2023, the Government promulgated Decree No. 70/2023/ND-CP amending and supplementing a number of articles of Decree No. 152/2020/ND-CP (“Decree 152”) on foreign employees working in Vietnam and recruitment and management of Vietnamese employees working for foreign employers in Vietnam (“Decree 70”).

Decree 70 has come into effect as from 18th September 2023 with a number of noteworthy points as follows:

  • New regulations facilitating the employers’ recruitment of foreign employees
  • New regulations setting out additional requirements for the employers

Generally, Decree 70 has fulfilled practical needs and provided facilitation for organizations and enterprises in recruiting foreign employees. In addition, however, there also exist various newly supplemented regulations requiring specific guidance on implementation from competent authorities in the upcoming period.

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