THE MINISTRY OF CULTURE AND INFORMATION
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SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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No. 55/1999/QD-BVHTT
Hanoi, August 5, 1999
 
DECISION
BY THE MINISTER OF CULTURE AND INFORMATION
Issuance of Regulations on production, export, import, circulation and business of audio and video tapes and discs on music and stage performances
Pursuant to Decree 81/CP on 8 November 1993 by the Government defining the functions, tasks, rights and organization of the Ministry of Culture and Information;
To strengthen the efficiency of the State management in production, export, import, circulation and business of audio and video tapes and discs on music and stage performances;
On proposal of the Head of the Legal Department;
 
DECIDES
Article 1. To issue attached to this Decision the "Regulations on production, export, import, circulation and business of audio and video tapes and discs on music and stage performances."
Article 2. The Regulations issued attached to this Decision shall come into effect within 15 days after the signing date.
The temporary regulations on the management of music activities issued attached to Decision 1709/VH-QD on 11 October 1989 by the Minister of Culture, Document 2137/CV-VP on 27 July 1994 by the Ministry of Culture and Information and other previous regulations of the Ministry of Culture and Information contrary to the Regulations issued attached to this Decision shall be no longer valid after the day the said Regulations issued attached to this Decision come into effect.
Article 3. The Head of the Ministerial Office, the Chief Inspector, the Heads of the Bureau of Performance Art, the Cinema Bureau, the Bureau of Publication, directors of the Services of Culture and Information and the heads of all relevant units administered by the Ministry of Culture and Information shall be responsible to implement the said Regulations issued attached to this Decision.
 
 
MINISTER OF CULTURE AND INFORMATION




Nguyen Khoa Diem