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Most visitors to Việt Nam need a visa to enter the country. Visas are exempted for the citizens of the countries, which have signed a bilateral or unilateral visa exemption agreement with Việt Nam, tourist visa may be valid for 15 to 30 days.

Tourist visa can only be obtained in Vietnamese embassies, consulates abroad. Otherwise, you can get a visa at the border gates if you are invitees of some Vietnamese competent organs or you are travelling on a package tour organized by Vietnamese travel companies. To apply for a visa, the requirements are as follows:

Cu Huy Ha Vu arrested for anti-State propaganda

Update: 15h30 14 Nov 2010

Lawyer Macken Ton (MTon Vietnam lawfirm)


Cu Huy Ha VuThe Ministry of Public Security’s Investigation Agency Friday arrested Cu Huy Ha Vu under the approval of the Supreme People’s Court to investigate his activities related to spreading anti-state propaganda.

The court sentenced Lawyer Le Cong Dinh to 5 years in prison and 3 years’ probation

(MTON Vietnam law firm)

Le cong dinh lawyer


The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Court on January 20 handed down prison sentences on four individuals found guilty of masterminding an attempt to overthrow the current regime.

This is a conviction decided by the judiciary of a sovereign nation to safeguard a legal regime. It is, in every way, a part of the normal functions of any judiciary of any nation. However, it was criticised by a number of diplomatic agencies and the Western mass media.