New rules on nomenclature of high-level visits

The Government has just issued Decree 18/2022/ND-CP on foreign rituals. In particular, the regulation on the title of high-level visits has some changes.

New rules on nomenclature of high-level visits

New regulations on the nomenclature of high-level visits (Artwork)

Specifically, according to Article 5 of Decree 18/2022/ND-CP , the title of high-level visits is regulated as follows:

- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs agrees with the foreign country on the title of each visit of the Head of State, the Head of State who is also the Head of the ruling Party, the Head of the Government, the Deputy Head of State, the Deputy Head of State. country is also the leader of the ruling Party, the deputy of the Head of Government:

+ The head of state makes a visit under one of the following names: state visit, official visit, internal visit and personal visit;

(Currently, according to Point a, Clause 1, Article 29 of Decree No. 145/2013/ND-CP stipulating that the Head of State, the Head of State and the Head of the ruling Party make a visit under one of four names: : state visit, official visit, working visit, personal visit)

The Deputy Head of State makes a visit under one of the following names: official visit, working visit, internal visit and personal visit.

(Currently, the regulations on visiting under one of three names: official visit, working visit, personal visit. Thus, the new regulation adds an internal visit title for the Deputy Head of State).

Note : Nominal state visit only applies to the Head of State, Head of State who is also the Head of the ruling Party of the visiting country to Vietnam.

Each year, welcome no more than 03 delegations to visit the state level. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs agrees with the Foreign Ministry of the foreign country on the program of the visit from 3 to 6 months before the visit. (New content added)

+ The Head of Government, the deputy of the Head of Government of the foreign country shall make a visit under one of the following names: official visit, working visit, internal visit and personal visit. (Compared to current, additional nominal internal visit)

- The Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Assembly shall reach agreement with the foreign country on the title of each visit of the Head of the Parliament of the foreign country, the deputy of the Head of the Parliament of the foreign country in one of the following names: official visit, official visit work, internal visit and personal visit.

(Currently, it is only stipulated that the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Assembly of the National Assembly makes an agreement with the foreign country on the name of each visit of the President of the National Assembly and the Vice President of the National Assembly of the foreign country in one of three names: official visit, working visit. business, personal visit)

Note:

- "State visit" is a visit with the highest level of state etiquette for: The head of state of the guest country and the Head of the ruling Party is the guest of the General Secretary of the Central Committee. the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Vietnam and the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam; The head of state of the guest country is the guest of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam.

- "Official visit" is a visit by foreign high-ranking guests to Vietnam at the official invitation of the Leaders of the Party and State of Vietnam with lower rituals and reception measures than a home visit. country.

- "Working visit" is a visit by a foreign high-ranking guest to Vietnam at the invitation of the Leader of the Party and State of Vietnam with the working program exchanged and agreed to apply measures. Short and simple reception;

- "Internal visit" is a working visit without news on the mass media of foreign high-ranking guests to Vietnam under the agreement of the Leaders of the Party and State of Vietnam to discuss issues. specifically in the relationship between the two parties;

- "Personal visit" is a visit to fulfill personal purposes, and at the same time, it can be combined with the purpose of strengthening bilateral relations through personal-personal relationships between leaders of the Party and State of Vietnam. Male with high-ranking foreign guests.

- "Foreign senior guests" include:

+ The Head of State, the Head of State is concurrently the Head of the ruling Party and the Deputy Head of State, the Deputy Head of State is concurrently the leader of the ruling Party;

+ Head of Government and deputies of Head of Government;

+ Head of Parliament, deputy head of Parliament and equivalent levels;

+ Some other foreign guests are specified in Decree 18/2022/ND-CP .

Decree 18/2022/ND-CP takes effect from April 10, 2022; replace the content of the foreign affairs ceremony and reception of foreign guests (from Chapter 8 to Chapter 13) in Decree 145/2013/ND-CP .

Jewel

>> CLICK HERE TO READ THIS ARTICLE IN VIETNAMESE

165 lượt xem
  • Address: 19 Nguyen Gia Thieu, Vo Thi Sau Ward, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City
    Phone: (028) 7302 2286
    E-mail: info@lawnet.vn
Parent company: THU VIEN PHAP LUAT Ltd.
Editorial Director: Mr. Bui Tuong Vu - Tel. 028 3935 2079
P.702A , Centre Point, 106 Nguyen Van Troi, Ward 8, Phu Nhuan District, HCM City;