The Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) has issued Circular No 14/2010/TT-BTTTT (Circular No. 14) on the management of websites and online social networks, which supplements and further details the regulations set out in Decree No. 97/2008/ND-CP, dated 28 August 2008, on the management, provision and use of internet services and electronic information on the internet (Decree No. 97). Circular No. 14 took effect on 1 September 2010.