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The new ordinary passport form of Vietnam. (Photo: SGGP)

Vietnam to add birthplace to new passport form from September 15

Spokesperson of the Public Security Ministry To An Xo yesterday announced that his Ministry has instructed the Vietnam Immigration Department to add information on the holder’s birthplace in the notes section of Vietnam’s new form of ordinary passport from September 15.

Illustrative image. (Photo: thethaovanhoa.vn)

Foreign Ministry working on visa problem with Germany

The Consular Department under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs is coordinating with relevant agencies in solving the problem relating to German's temporary visa suspension on Vietnam's new passports.
Vietnamese citizens are coming to apply for passport issuance at the Vietnam Immigration Department in Hanoi. (Photo: SGGP)

Consular Department’s formal information on Germany's visa issuance refusal

Vietnam Immigration Department (A08 – under the Public Security Ministry) yesterday announced that after receiving the notice from the German Embassy in Vietnam, A08 and the Consular Department (under the Foreign Affairs Ministry) immediately contacted Germany for feasible solutions to handle the situation. Meanwhile, A08 still continues to issue regular passports using the new form to Vietnamese citizens.