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Name: Decree No. 71/1998/ND-CP promulgating the regulation on exercising democracy in the activities of agencies.
Country: Viet Nam
Subject(s): Public and civil servants
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1998-09-08
Entry into force:
Published on: Cong Bao [English translation], 1998-11-10, No. 31, pp. 9-15 (INFORM - P60968)
ISN: VNM-1998-R-51511
Bibliography: Cong Bao [English translation], 1998-11-10, No. 31, pp. 9-15 (INFORM - P60968)
Abstract/Citation: Provides for the management of state agencies and the conduct of agency chiefs and civil servants. Agencies shall be run under the "one-boss" system, which requires the agency head to make decisions and assume the responsibility of the agency. Agency heads are responsible for ensuring the efficiency of the agency and keeping corruption in check. Public servants shall have the right to express their opinions but must abide by directives from their superiors.

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