¤ Maritime Code No. 95/2015/QH13 dated 25 November 2015
More favorable provisions have been issued for development of maritime sector, including:
- Cancelling the requirements of crewmen’s passport and providing working and rest hours for crewmen.
- Providing that during an emergency, the captain must be the last one leaving the vessel.
- Captain is allowed to take a loan for emergency cases (such as repairing the vessel, hiring crewmen) and sell a part of assets in specific cases.