SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
Hanoi, September 17, 2003
DETAILING AND GUIDING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A NUMBER OF ARTICLES OF THE LABOR CODE REGARDING THE EMPLOYMENT AND MANAGEMENT OF FOREIGN LABORERS WORKING IN VIETNAM
Pursuant to the December 25, 2001 Law on Organization of the Government;
Pursuant to the June 23, 1994 Labor Code and the April 2, 2002 Law Amending and Supplementing a Number of Articles of the Labor Code;
At the proposal of the Minister of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs,
Article 1.- The following enterprises, agencies and organizations in Vietnam, which are prescribed in Article 132 of the Labor Code, established and operate under the Vietnamese law provisions, may employ foreign laborers:
1. Enterprises of all economic sectors, including all types of enterprises operating under the State Enterprise Law, the Enterprise Law or the Law on Foreign Investment in Vietnam.
2. Contractors (principal contractors, subcontractors), being Vietnamese or foreign economic organizations with legal person status.
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