THE MINISTRY OF LABOR, WAR INVALIDS AND SOCIAL AFFAIRS
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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No: 16/2003/TT-BLDTBXH
Hanoi, June 03, 2003
 CIRCULAR
GUIDING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE REGIME OF WORKING TIME AND REST TIME FOR LABORERS DOING SEASONAL JOBS OR PROCESSING EXPORT GOODS ON ORDERS
In furtherance of the Government's Decree No. 109/2002/ND-CP of December 27, 2002 amending and supplementing a number of articles of the Government's Decree No. 195/CP of December 31, 1994 detailing and guiding the implementation of a number of articles of the Labor Code on working time and rest time; after obtaining the opinions of the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Finance, Vietnam Labor Confederation and the concerned agencies, the Ministry of Labor, War Invalids and Social Affairs hereby guides the implementation of the regime of working time and rest time for laborers doing seasonal jobs or processing export goods on orders as follows:
I. SCOPE AND SUBJECTS OF APPLICATION
1. The scope of application covers enterprises and production as well as business units (referred collectively to as enterprises):
- Enterprises established and operating under the State Enterprise Law, including enterprises engaged in production and business activities; enterprises engaged in public-utility activities; enterprises of the people's armed forces;