Judicial reform committee reviews operation

Judicial reform committee reviews operation

The Central Steering Committee on Judicial Reform convened the third meeting in Hanoi on May 30 to discuss a draft report on the organisation and operation model of the committee so far and in the future.

Foreign trade law needed: deputies

Foreign trade law needed: deputies

A law on foreign trade management is needed to better manage foreign trade activities as Vietnam integrates deeper into the global economy, said lawmakers while discussing the draft law at the ongoing third session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on May 25.

Child criminals top discussion on Penal Code amendments

Child criminals top discussion on Penal Code amendments

Lawmakers spent a lot of time debating the age of responsibility for various crimes, including deliberately injuring people, rape and kidnapping when discussing amendments to the 2015 Penal Code at the ongoing third session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on May 24.

NA deputies debate bill on SME support

NA deputies debate bill on SME support

National Assembly deputies debated the draft bill on supporting small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) during the ongoing third meeting on May 23.

Law, ordinance making discussed at NA session

Law, ordinance making discussed at NA session

Law makers discussed adjustments to the 2017 law and ordinance making programme as well as draft contents of the 2018 programme at the ongoing third session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on May 23.

PM calls for efforts to achieve growth target of 6.7 percent

PM calls for efforts to achieve growth target of 6.7 percent

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has requested ministries and sectors to make greater efforts in order to achieve a growth rate of 6.7 percent in 2017, thus contributing to the accomplishment of growth target set for 2016-2020 by the Central Party Committee and the National Assembly.

National Assembly scrutinises socio-economic development

National Assembly scrutinises socio-economic development

At the third session of the 14th National Assembly on May 22, the legislature heard the Government’s report on the implementation of socio-economic development and State budget tasks in 2016 and in the first months of 2017.

VFF reports voters’ opinions at National Assembly

VFF reports voters’ opinions at National Assembly

President of the Vietnam Fatherland (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan delivered a report gathering the opinions and recommendations of voters nationwide to the National Assembly (NA) during the legislature’s third session on May 22.

NA considers reports on State budget balance

NA considers reports on State budget balance

The National Assembly (NA) heard reports on State budget balance and audit in 2015 by government members during a working session in Hanoi on May 22, under the chair of NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien.

National Assembly convenes third plenary session

National Assembly convenes third plenary session

The third plenary session of the 14th National Assembly opened in Hanoi on the morning of May 22 with the opening ceremony broadcast live on national television and radio channels.

State leader pays homage to late President Ho Chi Minh

State leader pays homage to late President Ho Chi Minh

President Tran Dai Quang led a Party, State and Ho Chi Minh City official delegation to pay tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at the Ho Chi Minh museum in the City on May 18 on the occasion of the late leader’s 127th birth anniversary (May 19, 1890).