Category Archives: Legal Issues

Getting Vietnamese Documents Consularized

I got my Vietnam Criminal Background Report a couple weeks ago.  Since the CBR is written in the Vietnamese language, I had to get it translated into English and legalized before I could take this document with me to Kazakhstan.  It was actually an easy process to do.  For 1.2 million VND (or roughly $60 […]

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Legalization of US Documents Got Easier

I remember the headache I went through, with many others, back in 2009-2010 when I had to get my university diploma authenticated for the work permit.  Back in mid-2010, it was an expensive and time consuming process.  Before, the Vietnamese Embassy wanted all documents that were notarized in your state to be authenticated by the […]

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