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Decision No. 2985/2007/QD-BNG promulgating the Regulation on organization and operation of the Fund for Assisting Overseas Vietnamese Citizens and Legal Entities.

Main Region

First Region

Viet Nam
Migrant workers
Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

Second Region

Promulgates the Regulation, which provides for the organization and operation of the Fund (FAOV) which was set up by the Prime Minister under Decision No. 119/2007/QD-TTg of July 25 2007. Does not apply to Vietnamese citizens who permanently reside in foreign countries or territories and have paid insurance premiums in those countries. The Fund is set up to assist diplomatic missions, consulates and agencies to protect the lawful rights and interests of overseas Vietnamese citizens as well as emergency humanitarian aid and support.

Entry dates region

    Date of entry into force
    (15 days after its publication in Công Báo)

Serial region

    Serial title
    Official Gazette, the Official Translation of Công Báo
    Issues Nos. 03-04
    Page range
    pp. 47-52