Vietnam Competition and Consumer Authority (VCCA) is an agency under the Ministry of Industry and Trade which has functions of enforcing the competition law and consumer protection law in order to ensure healthy competitive environment, build up equal opportunities for market players as well as protect the legitimate rights and interests of consumers.
The Competition Law No. 23/2018/QH14 (The Competition Law 2018) passed by the XIV National Assembly officially took effect since July 1, 2019 with many amended and supplemented provisions which contribute to build up more competitive environment and boosted the development of business community in Viet Nam.
Directive No. 30-CT/TW issued by the Central Committee Communist Party’s Secretariat of Vietnam on January 22, 2019 on strengthening the Party’s leadership and State management responsibility over the protection of consumers’ interest. The Directive specifies 06 solutions which promote the achievement, overcome the limitations and weaknesses as well as enhance the effectiveness of consumer protection activities in the new situation