Amending and supplementing five Decrees on investment and business requirements.

Amending and supplementing five Decrees on investment and business requirements.

On September 17, 2018, the Government issued the Decree No. 123/2018/ND-CP that amends and supplements certain Decrees on agricultural investment and business requirements. Under this Decree, the amendments and supplements are prescribed as follows:

– Amending and supplementing certain Articles of the Decree No. 66/2016/ND-CP dated July 1, 2016 regarding:

+ Licensing requirements for manufacturing and trading of plant protection products;

+ Eligibility requirements for granting licenses to organizations specializing in handling articles subject to plant quarantine;

+ Eligibility requirements for granting licenses to organizations specializing in testing of plant protection products.

– Amending, supplementing and repealing certain Articles of the Decree No. 35/2016/ND-CP dated May 15, 2016 elaborating on certain Articles of the Law on Veterinary Medicine.

– Amending, supplementing and repealing certain Articles of the Decree No. 39/2017/ND-CP dated April 4, 2017 regarding management of animal and aqua feeds.

– Amending and repealing certain Articles of the Decree No. 69/2010/ND-CP dated June 21, 2010 regarding biosafety for genetically modified organisms, DNA samples and products of genetically modified organisms.

– Amending and supplementing clause 1 Article 12 of the Decree No. 181/2013/ND-CP dated November 14, 2013 elaborating on implementation of certain Articles of the Law on Advertising.

The Decree No. 123/2018/ND-CP enters into force from the signature date.