The 2016 Primary executors examination opening
On 25th April, the Ministry of Justice organized the opening for the 2016 Primary executors examination. Attending the ceremony is Deputy Minister of Justice cum President of the Examination Council Tran Tien Dung; General Director and Deputy General Director of General Department of Civil Judgment Execution Hoang Sy Thanh and Mai Luong Khoi, Director of Judicial Academy Do Duc Hong Ha, Chief Inspector of Justice Nguyen Hong Dien, Director of Department of Civil Judgment Execution of Hanoi Le Quang Tien and 208 candidates.
Hand over the duty of the Minister of Justice
On 13 April 2016, the Ministry of Justice held a hand-over ceremony of the duty of the Minister of Justice between Mr. Ha Hung Cuong, former Minister and Mr. Le Thanh Long, member of the Central Committee of the CPV, Minister of Justice.
Striving to improve the PAR Index
On 25 December 2015, Ministry of Justice and Ministry of Education and Training held the workshop on legal department operation of the education sector. Deputy Minister of Justice Dinh Trung Tung and Deputy Minister of Education and Training Pham Manh Hung co-chaired the workshop.
The National Assembly passed Penal Code (amended)
On 27 November 2015 - the last day of the tenth session of the 13th National Assembly, the NA approved the Penal Code (amended) with 84.01% of the vote, which scraps death penalty for seven crimes. The Code will come into force as from 1 July 2016.
The National Assembly discussed revising Civil Code
Within the framework of the 10th session of the 13rd National Assembly (NA), on 24 October 2015, the NA discussed ongoing disagreed issues of revised Civil Code, one of the most important laws in Viet Nam's legal framework. Chairman of the NA Nguyen Sinh Hung chaired the discussion.
Providing professional training for insolvency administrators in Vietnam
On 20 October 2015, with the support of IFC, a member of the World Bank Group and the International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency, and Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL International), the Ministry of Justice held a training workshop for insolvency practitioners to help them quickly and efficiently manage the assets of insolvent businesses in Vietnam.
Traditional Room of the Ministry of Justice to debut
Towards the 70th founding anniversary of the Vietnam Justice Sector (28 August 1945 – 28 August 2015), the opening of Traditional Room of the Ministry of Justice was officially celebrated on 22 August 2015. Justice Minister Ha Hung Cuong, Deputy Ministers: Dinh Trung Tung, Nguyen Khanh Ngoc and Phan Chi Hieu attended the ceremony.
Approving the new Logo of Vietnam’s Justice Sector
On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Vietnam’s Justice Sector (08/28/1945 - 08/28/2015), Justice Minister issued the Decision No. 1386/BTP- VP dated 07/29/2015 approving the new Logo of Vietnam’s Justice Sector.