Agreement was signed on May 11, 1999 and entered into effect on July 10, 1999. The exemption of visa includes exemption of visa for entry, exit and transit. The duration of stay subject to visa exemption begins from the date of entry. The content of visa exemption agreed upon between Vietnam and Bangladesh are as follows:
- Exemption of visa with the stay duration of up to 90 days is granted to citizens of Vietnam bearing diplomatic passports or official passports and citizens of Bangladesh bearing diplomatic passports or international passports with “official” seal. The stay duration may be extended at the request of the concerned diplomatic mission or consular post.
- Exemption of visa is granted to members of diplomatic missions or consular posts or representative mission at international organizations and their spouse and children under 18 years old bearing diplomatic passports or official passports (or the names of their children are written in the parents’ passports), with the stay duration not exceeding 90 days; provided that their entry are notified in advance through diplomatic channel. These people are liable to complete necessary procedures for residence in accordance with the regulations of the host country
- Children under 18 years old of members of diplomatic missions or consular posts bearing ordinary passports are entitled to exemption of visa like their parents (provided that it is confirmed by a note of the concerned diplomatic mission or consular posts or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of their respective country