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New points in Law on Bidding of Vietnam
Date 26 November 2013, The National Assembly of Vietnam course XIII issue !a" on
#iin$ No%&3'2013'()13 *hereinafter calle !a" on #iin$ 2013+% !a" on #iin$ 2013
ta,es effect from 1 -uly 201&%
1. Scope of regulation
The !a" on #iin$ 2013 "iens the re$ulation sco.e%
Accorin$ly this !a", besie the .ro/ects usin$ 0tate ca.ital from
301 or more uner the !a" on #iin$ 2002, the !a" on #iin$
2013 also a..lies to the lin,in$ .ro/ects "hich use 0tate ca.ital less
than 301 but more than 200 billion VND in total investe ca.ital or
overseas irect3investment .ro/ects4 selection of investors to
.erform the investment .ro/ects in form of .ublic3.rivate
.artnershi. *555+, investment .ro/ects "ith lan use%
2. Bidding of drugs and medical supplies
The !a" on #iin$ 2013 has a .rivate section on ru$s an
meical su..lies usin$ 0tate finance, meical insurance fun, revenues from services of meical
e6amination an treatment an other la"ful revenues of .ublic meical establishments%
#y the characteristics of these $oos, so investors can the metho of .rice ne$otiation%
This is a com.letely ne" metho, arisin$ from .ractice of recent years%
3. Preferential treatment
The !a" on #iin$ 2013 has re$ulates the .referential treatment for omestic tenerers an
$oos "hen .artici.atin$ biin$, incluin$7
*i+ Domestic or international biin$ to $oos of "hich cost for omestic .rouction
occu.y 221 or more%
*ii+ 8orei$n tenerers in .artnershi. "ith omestic tenerers in "hich the omestic tenerers
ta,e over from 221 or more of "or, value of biin$ .ac,a$e%
*iii+ Domestic biin$ to avisory services, non3avisory services, construction an
installment usin$ of 221 or more of laborer 9uantity are female laborers, invalis,
isable .eo.le4 the tenerer is small : si;e enter.rises% Consultant of
Business Law in Vietnam
4. Forms and methods of selection of contractors
The !a" on biin$ as the forms an methos of selection of contractors%
About the forms of contractors7 Ain$ the forms of community<s .artici.ation in .erformance%
The biin$ .ac,a$es uner the national ob/ective .ro$rams, su..ort .ro$rams of hun$er
elimination, .overty reuction for istricts, communes in mountainous, ee.3lyin$ an remote
areas, islans, areas "ith s.ecial ifficulty3stric,en economic3social conitions, if the $rou.s of
"or,ers in locations "here have biin$ .ac,a$es may unerta,e, assi$n them to .erform entire
or .art of such biin$ .ac,a$es%
About the metho of election of contractors7 There are 0& methos of election of contractors7 *i+
The one3.hase metho "ith one ossier ba$4 *ii+ The one3.hase metho "ith t"o ossier ba$s4
*iii+ the t"o3.hase metho "ith one ossier ba$4 *iv+ the t"o3.hase metho "ith t"o ossier ba$%
In .articular, uner the one3.hase metho "ith t"o ossier ba$s, only the teners satisfy the
technical re9uirements shall be o.ene ossier of financial .ro.osals for assessment% #y this
metho, if the tener .ro.oses the lo" .rice but ca.acity, e6.erience an technical o not satisfy
re9uirements, "ill be move before o.enin$ the .ro.osals on finance%
5. Adding the assessment methods
Ain$ the ne" assessment methos as follo"s7
8or the biin$ .ac,a$e of non3avisory service, $oos .rocurement, construction an
installation an mi6ture content7 besie the assessment metho of lo"est .rice as .rovie in !a"
on #iin$ 2002, ain$ the t"o ne" assessment metho are7 metho of assessment .rice4 an
metho of combination of technical as.ect an .rice%
8or the biin$ .ac,a$e of avisory service7 besie the metho of combination of technical
as.ect an .rice as .rovie in !a" on #iin$ 2002, the !a" on #iin$ 2013 ain$ t"o ne"
assessment metho are7 metho of lo"est .rice4 an metho of fi6e .rice%
6. Signing, management and performance of contracts
=ith the contracts are uner the sco.e of re$ulation, the ty.e of contract must be s.ecifie in the
.lan of selectin$ contractors, an only incluin$ 0& of contract7 !um.3sum contract4
contract base on fi6e unit .rice, contract base on moifiable unit .rice, time3base contract% Consultant of
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In "hich, the lum.3sum contract is the basic ty.e of contract, if oes not this ty.e, must
im.rove the other contract are more than lum.3sum contract% 8or biin$
.ac,a$es of sim.le avisory service .rovision, an non3avisory service .rovision, biin$
.ac,a$es for $oos .rocurement, construction an installation, mi6ture content "ith small scale
must form of lum.3sum contract%
Detail Information, please contact:
Ms. Nguyen Thanh Loan
Add: Kim Ma Street, Hanoi City, Vietnam
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