The online gaming market could be liberalised after a proposed legislation has been resurrected in the lower house.
State-owned lottery Francaise des Jeux is set to be privatised as the national gambling regulatory framework gets restructured.
The IR Implementation Bill has been sent to the upper house as the government extended the Diet session past the June 20th deadline.
In a last attempt to pass the legislative piece before the session ends, senators reduced the integrity fees paid to sports leagues.
The National Assembly passed a bill that allows the Vietnamese to bet on certain international football games and horse and dog racing.
Opposition parties claim gambling loans may be harmful as the government seeks to get the Diet session extended to pass the IR Implementation bill.
The official asked for internet sales to boost lottery operations, while she said that sports betting is a concern.