Article: The 2005 revised pharmaceutical law: Communal health protection in national pharmaceutical policy making and developing the Law of communal health
Author: NGUYEN THAI CUONG
In Vietnam, there remain many controversies in regulations of communal health protection. Criteria for communal health protection become stricter and more complicated as Vietnam becomes a member of WTO and an active member of ASEAN. Vietnam needs to revise certain legal terms up-to-date to enhance the competitiveness of the pharmaceutical industry against international competition. This article addressed the 2005 revised pharmaceutical law towards refining the development of a Law of communal health.