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  1. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree of 9 April 1998 on measures for further stimulation of the development of private enterprises, and small and medium-size businesses (Text No. 64).

    Adoption: 1998-04-09 | UZB-1998-R-50865

  2. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree No. UP-1467 of 31 May 1996 on supplementary measures to stimulate creation and activity of enterprises with foreign investments (Text No. 84).

    Adoption: 1996-05-31 | UZB-1996-R-45507

    Provides for easier conditions for enterprises to be created, registered, as well as fiscal, banking and visa advantages to facilitate foreign investment.

  3. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 221 of 26 April 1996 on protection of consumers' rights (Text No. 59).

    Adoption: 1996-04-26 | Date of entry into force: 1996-05-01 | UZB-1996-L-45505

    Provides, inter alia, for basic rights of consumers, rules of commerce and service, information on products (services, labour), compensation system, responsibilities, and legal protection. Put into force by Decree No. 222 of 26 April 1996 (Text No. 60).

  4. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 223 of 26 April 1996 on joint-stock companies and protection of shareholders' rights (Text No. 61).

    Adoption: 1996-04-26 | Date of entry into force: 1996-05-01 | UZB-1996-L-45506

    Governs, inter alia, the legal situation of joint stock companies, responsibility of companies, types of companies, branches, statutes, types of shares, shareholders' rights, share sale, share price, shareholders register, dividends, administration bodies, reorganization, liquidation, and guaranties of rights and interests of the shareholders. Put into force by Decree No. 224 of 26 April 1996 (Text No. 62). Available in English.

  5. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act No. 220 of 25 April 1996 on Free Economic Zones (Text No. 58).

    Adoption: 1996-04-25 | UZB-1996-L-45504

    Provides for the creation of free economic zones, guarantees of rights and interests of citizens and legal persons, development programmes, labour market (labour force is local but can be from other parts of Uzbekistan or foreign), and administration. Available in English.

  6. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree of 12 February 1996 on improvement of the procedure for the creation, State registration and activity of enterprises that have foreign investment.

    Adoption: 1996-02-12 | UZB-1996-R-51073

    Specifies what enterprises are to be considered joint ventures with foreign participation or wholly-owned foreign companies. Also deals with creation and registration of such companies in Uzbekistan and specifies the conditions under which they operate in the Republic.

  7. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 21 December 1995 on the Stimulation of Small and Private Entrepreneurship.

    Adoption: 1995-12-21 | UZB-1995-L-51076

    Seeks to encourage small-scale entrepreneurship in industry, construction, agriculture, services and retail trade. Small businesses with sole proprietors are subject to registration with the local public authorities. The State guarantees to small businesses equal opportunities for access to material, financial, labour and other resources.

  8. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 19 November 1991 on privatization, as amended to 31 August 1995.

    Adoption: 1995-08-31 | UZB-1995-L-51074

    Provides the legal basis for the privatization program in the Republic. Sets the general rules for the disposition of State assets. Exempts from privatization land, its subsoil, internal waters and other natural ressources.

  9. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 9 December 1992 on business companies and partnerships, as amended up to 15 December 2000 [consolidation].

    Adoption: 1995-08-31 | Date of entry into force: 1992-12-09 | UZB-1995-L-51075

    Establishes general principles of company law in Uzbekistan and creates three broad classes of economic associations: joint-stock companies, limited liability and additional liability companies, and partnerships.

  10. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 162 of 26 July 1995 on the creation of the Agency for protection of private enterprise and small businesses.

    Adoption: 1995-07-26 | UZB-1995-R-42907

  11. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 163 of 26 July 1995 on the creation of the Fund for support of private enterprise and small businesses (Business Fund).

    Adoption: 1995-07-26 | UZB-1995-R-42908

  12. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Presidential Decree of 24 November 1994 to improve the efficiency of land use.

    Adoption: 1994-11-24 | UZB-1994-R-38967

    Provides for banks to grant citizens necessary credits to buy plots of land.

  13. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 5 May 1994 on Bankruptcy, as amended to 28 August 1998 (Text No. 168).

    Adoption: 1994-05-05 | UZB-1998-L-53341

  14. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 2 July 1992 on limitation of monopolistic activities.

    Adoption: 1992-07-02 | UZB-1992-L-52516

    Entered into force by Decree of the Supreme Soviet of 2 July 1992.

  15. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 14 June 1991 on foreign investments, as amended to 2 July 1992.

    Adoption: 1992-07-02 | UZB-1992-L-52522

  16. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 19 November 1991 on denationalization and privatization.

    Adoption: 1991-11-19 | UZB-1991-L-52520

  17. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Law No. 425-XII of 19 November 1991 on Denationalization and Privatization. - Legislation On-Line

    Adoption: 1991-11-19 | UZB-1991-L-90268

    Sets up organizational and legal basis for denationalization of state-owned assets and privatization of public assets. Article 19 provides, inter alia, for benefits and guarantees for employees of State owned organizations and regulates the question of job placement of the above mentioned category of employees.

  18. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 15 February 1991 on enterprises, as amended up to 20 August 1999 [consolidation].

    Adoption: 1991-02-15 | UZB-1991-L-52519

    Provides for types of enterprises, economic associations of the enterprises, enterprise creation and registration procedure, ownership and property of the enterprise, management, bases of enterprises' economic activities, social guarantees, relations with the State, liquidation and reorganization.

  19. Uzbekistan - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Act of 31 October 1990 on property ownership, as amended up to 27 December 1996 [consolidation].

    Adoption: 1990-10-31 | UZB-1990-L-52518

    Provides for right to property, forms of property, private and collective property, State property, property of joint ventures and of citizens, organizations and States, and protection of the right to property.

  20. Vanuatu - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Industrial Development Act 2014 (Act No. 19 of 2014). - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2014-06-19 | VUT-2014-L-98714

    An Act to make provision for the implementation of the National Industrial Policy to promote, facilitate and support the growth of sustainable and value added industry in Vanuatu and to provide for related matters.

  21. Vanuatu - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Companies Act 1986 [Cap. 191] (Act No. 12 of 1986). - Consolidated Edition 2006

    Adoption: 1986 | Date of entry into force: 1986-10-26 | VUT-1986-L-3798

    Amends and consolidates the whole of Vanuatu compamy law (including 413 sections and seven schedules).

  22. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 9052 con rango, valor y fuerza de ley que promuve y regula las nuevas formas asociativas conjuntas entre el Estado, la iniciativa comunitaria y privada para el desarrollo de la economía nacional. - Tribunal Supremo de Justicia

    Adoption: 2012-06-15 | Date of entry into force: 2012-06-15 | VEN-2012-R-90555

    Tiene por objeto normalizar nuevas formas asociativas de transición al socialismo. Dispone que el Estado, conjuntamente con la iniciativa comunitaria y privada, promoverá la creación de nuevas formas asociativas, estableciendo un mínimo de 40 por ciento de participación accionaria del Estado, para generar un alto valor agregado nacional, garantizando la seguridad jurídica e estas, la solidez, dinamismo, sustentabilidad, permanencia y equidad en el crecimiento económico, mediante una planificación estratégica democrática y participativa.

  23. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 3752 por el que se aprueba el "X Plan Excepcional de Desarrollo Económico y Social para la Reactivación de las Pequeñas y Medianas Industrias y demás empresas alternativas como las asociativas, Cooperativas y microempresas autogestionables, establecidas en el país, interesadas en la demanda de bienes, obras y servicios de baja, mediana y alta complejidad de los Organos y Entes del Estado en el marco de las Compras del Estado 2005". - Decreto

    Adoption: 2005-07-11 | Date of entry into force: 2005-07-14 | VEN-2005-R-72375

    El citado Plan tiene por objeto garantizar de manera inmediata el funcionamiento de las instituciones que estén al servicio de los ciudadanos y ciudadanas que de una u otra manera contribuyen con la reactivación de la economía nacional, fortaleciendo la economía social, con el fin de disminuir la pobreza y crear nuevas fuentes de empleos, permitiendo la máxima participación de Pequeñas y Medianas Industrias, Cooperativas y otras empresas alternativas.

  24. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ley de Reforma Parcial de la Ley de Privatización.

    Adoption: 1997-12-11 | VEN-1997-L-48654

    Modifica los arts. 13 y 14 relativos al derecho de preferencia a favor de trabajadores, jubilados y pensionados del ente o servicio a privatizar. Se publica el texto consolidado.

  25. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 1257 por el cual se dictan las normas sobre evaluación ambiental de actividades susceptibles de degradar el ambiente.

    Adoption: 1996-03-13 | VEN-1996-R-44129

  26. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ley de Protección al Consumidor y al Usuario.

    Adoption: 1995-04-18 | VEN-1995-L-41363

  27. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - International agreement

    Convention créant l'Association des Etats de la Caraïbe (ensemble deux annexes), faite à Carthagène des Indes le 24 juillet 1994 (publiée par le décret n° 98-450 du 4 juin 1998). - Convention

    Adoption: 1994-07-24 | INT-1994-IA-50297

    L'Association est un organisme de consultation, de concertation et de coopération dont l'objectif est d'identifier et de promouvoir la mise en oeuvre de politiques et de programmes visant notamment à renforcer, utiliser et développer les capacités collectives de la Caraïbe afin de parvenir à un développement soutenu dans les domaines culturel, économique, social, scientifique et technologique. La participation de la France est ouverte comme membre associé au titre de la Guadeloupe, de la Guyane et de la Martinique.

  28. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 3184, mediante el cual se dicta el reglamento parcial de la ley del protección al consumidor y de la ley orgánica de descentralización, delimitación y transferencia de competencias del poder público sobre encomienda a los Gobernadores de Estado y sobre delegación a los gobiernos municipales de las atribuciones de fiscalización y control del alza indebida de precios y de defensa y protección a los consumidores

    Adoption: 1993-10-07 | VEN-1993-R-35414

  29. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ley de fomento y protección al desarrollo artesanal

    Adoption: 1993-09-03 | VEN-1993-L-34959

    Se establecen los consejos estadales artesanales, se crean el Registro Nacional de Artesanos y la Dirección Nacional de Artesanías, un fondo de retiros y un fondo de asistencia general y se disponen incentivos fiscales.

  30. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 2530, mediante el cual se dicta el régimen para la conversión de deuda pública externa en inversión

    Adoption: 1992-09-14 | VEN-1992-R-31551

  31. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 2270, mediante el cual se dicta el reglamento de la ley de protección al consumidor sobre la organización del instituto para la defensa y educación del consumidor.

    Adoption: 1992-05-21 | VEN-1992-R-29791

  32. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 2271, mediante el cual se dicta el reglamento de la ley de protección al consumidor sobre la información de precios y marcaje.

    Adoption: 1992-05-21 | VEN-1992-R-29792

  33. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 2213, por el que se establece el reglamento parcial de la ley orgánica del ambiente sobre estudios de impacto ambiental.

    Adoption: 1992-04-23 | VEN-1992-R-29396

  34. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ley de protección al consumidor

    Adoption: 1992-03-23 | Date of entry into force: 1992-05-22 | Date of partial entry into force: 1992-03-24 | VEN-1992-L-29392

    Dispone sobre los derechos del consumidor y usuarios, de las asociaciones de consumidores, de los proveedores de bienes y servicios, de los contratos de adhesión, de la información sobre los precios y el marcaje, de los tratos abusivos, arbitrarios o discriminatorios, de los bienes y servicios de primera necesidad, de la publicidad y la oferta, de la garantía, de la venta a crédito, y de la especulación, el acaparamiento y la usura. Crea el Instituto para la defensa y educación del consumidor.

  35. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ley de privatización

    Adoption: 1992-03-10 | VEN-1992-L-29391

    Establece un derecho preferente de adquisición del ente o servicio a privatizar a favor de los trabajadores y dispone la reconversión profesional de los trabajadores que queden cesantes con motivo de las privatizaciones.

  36. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 2095, por el cual se dicta el reglamento del régimen común de tratamiento a los capitales extranjeros y sobre marcas, patentes, licencias y regalías, aprobado por las decisiones núms. 291 y 292 de la Comisión del Acuerdo de Cartagena

    Adoption: 1992-02-13 | VEN-1992-R-29401

  37. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ley penal del ambiente.

    Adoption: 1991-12-05 | VEN-1991-L-27588

    Pueden ser sujetos activos del delito las personas naturales y las personas jurídicas. Son delitos contra el ambiente la degradación, envenenamiento, contaminación y demás acciones capaces de causar daños a las aguas, al medio lacustre y costero, a los suelos, a la topografía y al paisaje, al aire, a la flora, a la fauna, etc.

  38. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Ley de zonas francas de Venezuela.

    Adoption: 1991-08-04 | VEN-1991-L-25157

    El artículo 16 inciso c) de la ley dispone que los entes administradores de zonas francas tienen la obligación de prever la disponibilidad de áreas para la prestación de servicios al personal que trabaje en las zonas francas, a fin de cumplir con las disposiciones legales de trabajo y previsión social.

  39. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 255 mediante el cual se dicta el régimen especial de conversión de la deuda pública externa.

    Adoption: 1989-05-31 | VEN-1989-R-8838

  40. Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of) - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decreto núm. 963 mediante el cual se dispone que la obligación de retener y enterar aquellos impuestos distintos de los correspondientes a las remuneraciones contempladas en el decreto núm. 2726 de fecha 4 de julio de 1978, se regirá por las normas establecidas en el mismo.

    Adoption: 1985-12-26 | VEN-1985-R-3044

    La obligación de practicar la retención del impuesto en el momento del pago y de enterarlo a la Oficina Receptora de Fondos Nacionales recae, en particular a los deudores de honorarios provenientes de libre ejercicio de profesiones no mercantiles pagados por ciertas compañías y sociedades, las remuneraciones obtenidas bajo relación de dependencia, en ciertos casos de fraccionamientos y plazos para el pago de deudas atrasadas, etc.

  41. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Resolution No. 80/NQ-CP on sustainable poverty reduction during 2011-2020. (Vê dinh huóng giam nghèo bên vung thoi ky tù nam 2011 dên nam 2020) - Legislation on-line

    Adoption: 2011-05-19 | VNM-2011-R-91859

    I - Objectives
    General Objective:
    Sustainable poverty reduction is a central issue of the 2011-2020 socio-economic development strategy aimed at improving and incrementally raising the living conditions for the poor, first of all those in mountainous and ethnic minority areas; to make strong and comprehensive improvements in poor areas; and to narrow the gap between urban and rural areas, among regions, ethnic minorities and population groups.
    Specific Objectives:
    a. The average income per capita of poor households will increase 3.5 times; the rate of poor households will drop 2% per year, particularly 4% in poor districts and communes by poverty standards set for each period;
    b. The poor's living conditions will be markedly improved, first of all in health, education, culture, daily-life water and housing; the poor will have more and more convenient access to basic social services;
    c. Socio-economic infrastructure facilities in poor districts and communes and extremely disadvantaged villages and hamlets will receive concentrated and synchronous investment according to new countryside standards, first of all essential infrastructure such as transport, electricity and daily-life water supply.

    II - Beneficiaries and Scope
    III - Policies
    IV - Organization of Implementation

  42. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Resolution No. 22/NQ-CP on implementation of the Government's Decree No. 56/2009/ND-CP of June 30, 2009, on assistance to the development of small- and medium-sized enterprises. - English translation

    Adoption: 2010-05-05 | VNM-2010-M-84781

    I. to Guide the Formulation of Plans and Programs in Support of Development of Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises
    II. to Raise the Accessibility of Credit Capital Sources and Mobilize Financial Support Resources For Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises
    III. to Remove Difficulties in Production Ground
    IV. to Support Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Raising their Competitiveness
    V. to Step up the Application of a Number of Solutions to Administrative Procedure Reform to Create Favorable Conditions For Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprises
    VI. to Build and Consolidate a Small- and Medium-Sized Enterprise Development Support System
    VII. Organization of Implementation

  43. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decree No. 56/2009/ND-CP of June 30, 2009, on assistance to the development of small- and medium-sized enterprises. (Nghị định 56/2009/NĐ-CP về trợ giúp phát triển doanh nghiệp nhỏ và vừa) - English Translation

    Adoption: 2009-06-30 | VNM-2009-R-84335

    Provides for policies on, and the state management of and assistance to the develop­ment of small- and medium-sized enterprises.

  44. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Decision No. 01/2007/QD-DSGDTE promulgating the Population, Family and Chindren Committee's plan of action in implementation of the Government's Resolution No. 25/2006/NQ-CP of October 9, 2006, promulgating the Government's plan of action in implementation of the Xth Party Congress's Resolution and the XIth National Assembly's Resolution on the 2006-2010 five year socio-economic plan.

    Adoption: 2007-03-08 | VNM-2007-M-76192

  45. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decision No. 20/2007/QD-TTg approving the national target program on poverty alleviation in the 2006-2010 period.

    Adoption: 2007-02-05 | VNM-2007-R-76190

    The aim of the program is to speed up poverty alleviation and limit relapse into poverty. In particular, this is to be achieved through reducing the number of poor households (from 22% to 10-11% in 2010; increasing incomes by 1.45 times as compared with those in 2005; and aiming for and improvement in living conditions for 50% of poor costal and island communities.

  46. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decision No. 26/QD-TTg approving the scheme on "Orientations for development of Chan May-Lang co Economic Zone, Thua Thien Hue province, till 2020".

    Adoption: 2006-01-06 | Date of entry into force: 2006-01-30 | VNM-2006-R-73693

    Approves the scheme and sets out its princpal contents.

  47. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Regulation, Decree, Ordinance

    Decision No. 04/2006/QD-TTg of January 5 2006, on the Establishement of Chan May - Lang Co. Economic Zone, Thua Thien Hue Province, and promulgation of its activity regulation.

    Adoption: 2006-01-05 | VNM-2006-R-73692

    Replaces Decision No. 157/2002/QD-TTg of November 14 2002. Provides for the regulation of the Chan May - Lang Co Economic Zone. One of the objectives of which is to create jobs, train and raise the quality of human resources (Art. 3(5)).

  48. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Law, Act

    Law on Investment. - Vietnam Laws Online database - Free Version

    Adoption: 2005-11-29 | Date of entry into force: 2006-07-01 | VNM-2005-L-74478

  49. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Decision approving the national target programme on hunger elimination, poverty alleviation and employment in the 2001-2005 period (No. 143/2001/QD-TTg).

    Adoption: 2001-09-27 | VNM-2001-M-60457

    Approves national target programme on hunger elimination, poverty alleviation and employment in the 2001-2005 period. This programme aims to create favourable and suitable conditions for supporting the poor, poor households and poor communes in production development, income generation, access to social services, and hunger elimination and poverty alleviation. It also seeks to reduce the unemployment rate in urban areas, increase the use rate of working time in rural areas, make the labour structure compatible with the economic structure, create jobs for people who need jobs, and raise the quality of people's life.

  50. Viet Nam - Economic and social policy - Miscellaneous (circular, directive, legal notice, instruction, etc.)

    Directive on elaborating the plan for socio-economic development and drafting the state budget for 2002 (No. 16/2001/CT-TTg).

    Adoption: 2001-06-21 | VNM-2001-M-60462

    Sets forth the main goals for the 2002 plan on socio-economic development. These include: achievement of growth rate of at least 7.5 per cent, improvement of economic relations with foreign countries, restructuring of state budget so as to increase budget allocation to development investment, development of education and training, solution of urgent social problems such as unemployment, consolidation of national defense and security, and promotion of administrative reform.

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