NA’s third session slated for May 22

NA’s third session slated for May 22

The third session of the National Assembly is scheduled to take place from May 22 to June 21, the NA Standing Committee announced on May 17.

NA reviews works on voters’ petitions

NA reviews works on voters’ petitions

Top lawmakers have urged for fuller engagement with voters’ opinions in response to a report on voters’ proposals to the 14th National Assembly (NA)’s second session as well as the upcoming third session.

President Tran Dai Quang meets outstanding policewomen

President Tran Dai Quang meets outstanding policewomen

President Tran Dai Quang met female police role models of 2016 in Hanoi on May 16, during which he highlighted the important contributions by generations of Vietnamese women to the country’s achievements.

Party chief meets with Hanoi voters

Party chief meets with Hanoi voters

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong met with constituents in Ba Dinh, Tay Ho and Hoan Kiem districts, Hanoi, on May 13 in preparation for the third session of the 14th National Assembly.

Public applaud strong moves to strengthen Party

Public applaud strong moves to strengthen Party

The public and Party members across the nation applauded the outcomes of the fifth plenary meeting of the Party Central Committee in dealing with mistakes committed by Party officials and in outlining major orientations for socio-economic development.

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha birthday

VFF leader extends greetings on Buddha birthday

President of the Vietnam Fatherland Front (VFF) Central Committee Nguyen Thien Nhan on May 7 visited Buddhist dignitaries in Ho Chi Minh City on the occasion of Lord Buddha’s 2561st birthday.

NA contributes to sustainable development

NA contributes to sustainable development

Representatives from parliaments of 20 International Parliamentary Union (IPU) member nations and international organisations will gather at a conference themed “Climate change and actions of legislators” slated for May 11-13 in Ho Chi Minh City.

Dinh La Thang disciplined for misdeeds at PetroVietnam

Dinh La Thang disciplined for misdeeds at PetroVietnam

Dinh La Thang, a Politburo member and Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City Party Committee, has received an official warning and has no longer been part of the Politburo of the Party Central Committee for his past financial wrongdoings as head of the National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam).