Significant changes in Unemployment Insurance and Health Insurance from 1 January 2015

From 1 January 2015, Law 38/2013/QH13 on Employment shall take effect and replace earlier regulations on Unemployment Insurance (“UI”) of Law No. 71/2006/QH11 on Social Insurance (“SI”).

From 01 January 2015, Law No. 46/2014/QH13 amending, supplementing a number of Articles of the Law on Health Insurance (“Law 46”) shall take effect.

15 November 2014, the Government issued Decree No. 105/2014/ND-CP providing detailed guidance for a number of the Law on Health Insurance (“Decree 105”). Decree 105 shall take effect from 01 January 2015.