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The Publishing Department requires a review of the entire dictionary

The Publishing Department requires a review of the entire dictionary 1

The Publishing Department requires a review of the entire dictionary

On the morning of October 21, the Department of Publishing, Printing and Circulation (hereinafter referred to as the Publishing Department) had a press meeting to answer questions about the use of Vu Chat’s dictionary with many errors.

The Publishing Department requires a review of all dictionaries released on the market.

After a period of appraisal and collection of documents and evidence, the Publishing Department decided to recall the books Vietnamese Dictionary and Vietnamese Dictionary for Students by author Vu Chat.

From the incident of Vu Chat’s dictionary, the Department sent an official dispatch requesting all publishers across the country to proactively review published dictionaries and manuscripts in the process of being published.

The Department placed responsibility for publishing misleading dictionaries on publishers, and also stated the cause of errors: `According to Article 18 of the 2012 Publishing Law, directors and general directors of publishers are responsible

Regarding how to deal with the situation of pirated and impersonated books, Ms. Mai Thi Huong – Head of the Department’s Publishing Management Department – said: `We will coordinate with cultural security agencies and market management agencies to

The Publishing Department requires a review of the entire dictionary

Each year, the Publishing Department reads less than half of the deposited books.

Ms. Mai Thi Huong said that each year the Department receives from 28,000 to 30,000 published books, not including cultural publications.

For checking the content of publications, the Department conducts post-checking work and regularly handles violations.

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