Negotiation of conventions on extradition and on the transfer of sentenced persons between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Kingdom of Spain
Under the authorization of Socialist Republic of Vietnam’s President and permission from the Prime Minister, from 11 to 15 July 2011, in Madrid, Spain, interdisciplinary negotiating delegation including members from the Office of the President, the Supreme People's Procuracy, the Supreme People’s Court, the Ministries of Justice, Foreign Affairs and Public Security led by Mr. Nguyen Ngoc Anh, Director of Legal Affairs Department under Ministry of Public Security, conducted the first round of negotiation of conventions on extradition and on the transfer of sentenced persons between the Socialist Republic of Vietnam and the Kingdom of Spain.
Negotiation of Mutual Judicial Assistance Agreement in Civil Matters between Vietnam and Kazakhstan
In order to enhance development of cooperation in economy, trade and investment between Vietnam and Kazakhstan, in the official visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan in mid-September 2009, the leaders of two Governments and two Ministers of Justice had consented to a need of creating common legal frameworks, including negotiation and conclusion of Mutual Judicial Assistance Agreement in Civil Matters between two countries.
Vietnam, U.S. Launch Support for Legal Implementation for Economic Integration Project
Vietnam's Ministry of Justice and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) on June 14 formally launched the Project that will provide $11.7 million to support the Government of Vietnam for Legal Implementation for Economic Integration. Standing Vice Minister of Justice Hoang The Lien, US Deputy Chief of Mission in Vietnam Virginia E. Palmer and USAID Mission Director Francis Donovan attended the conference.
Justice Minister Ha Hung Cuong attended the first St. Petersburg International Legal Forum
The forum, which is being organised by the Russian Ministry of Justice and the St Petersburg International Legal Forum Foundation, aims to bring together leading experts in law and economics to discuss the most pressing legal issues of the modern world. The forum will focus on a number of key challenges relating to the modernisation of the law in the context of a changing global climate.
Deputy Minister Nguyen Duc Chinh received the delegation from Ince & Co
Deputy Minister Nguyen Duc Chinh on April 19 received lawyer Richard Lovell and his colleagues from Ince & Co. At the meeting, two sides exchanged views on the ways that best protected the rights of Vietnam’s Government and enterprises in international lawsuits and the possibility of training lawyers for Vietnam from the firm.