The Government of Vietnam recently adopted Decree No. 72/2013/ND-CP (the “Decree”) regulating the management, supply and use of Internet services and network information.
Beginning on 1 September 2013, the Decree will replace Decree No. 97/2008/ND-CP (“Decree No. 97”) and existing regulations on the provision of online games.
The Decree includes new requirements that many businesses may find onerous and impractical. We have highlighted key points of the Decree below.