THE PRIME MINISTER OF GOVERNMENT
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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No. 150/2003/QD-TTg
Hanoi, July 22, 2003
 DECISION
AMENDING AND SUPPLEMENTING DECISION NO. 46/2001/QD-TTG ON THE MANAGEMENT OF GOODS IMPORT AND EXPORT IN THE 2001-2005 PERIOD AND DECISION NO. 79/2002/QD-TTG ON MANAGEMENT OF THE RECEPTION OF FOREIGN TELEVISION PROGRAMS
THE PRIME MINISTER
Pursuant to the December 25, 2001 Law on Organization of the Government;
At the proposals of the Minister of Trade and the Minister of Culture and Information,
DECIDES:
Article 1.-To amend and supplement Article 6 of the Prime Minister’s Decision No. 79/2002/QD-TTg of June 18, 2002 on management of the reception of foreign television programs as follows:
“Article 6.- Responsibilities for management of the reception of foreign television programs:
1. The Ministry of Culture and Information:
a/ To grant permits for the import and trading of TV Receive Only (TVRO) equipment;

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b/ To grant permits for the installation and use of TVRO to receive foreign television programs to the subjects mentioned at Points a, c, e and f of Clause 1 and Points a and b, Clause 2, Article 1 of this Decision.
c/ To grant registration papers to foreign television firms which supply program decoders to their representative distributors in Vietnam;
d/ To grant registration papers to agencies and organizations which act as Vietnam-based representative distributors of foreign television program decoders;
e/ To grant registration papers to agencies and organizations which deal in the installation and/or repair of TVRO equipment.
 

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