On August 26, 2021, the Government issued Decree 80/2021/ND-CP detailing and guiding the implementation of some articles of the Law on Support for Small- and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) (Decree 80), replacing Decree 39/2018/ND-CP (Decree 39). Inheriting several regulations of Decree 39, Decree 80 has also amended and supplemented many other contents of the previous document. The followings are some typical contents:
(i) Stipulating the criteria for determining SMEs;
(ii) Amending and supplementing the regulations on supporting SMEs.