PM: Many laws still hamper each other

PM: Many laws still hamper each other

The Government convened a meeting on law making on August 22, during which Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said many laws still hamper each other.

PM offers incense to late President in Hanoi’s outlying district

PM offers incense to late President in Hanoi’s outlying district

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc offered incense to late President Ho Chi Minh at the Da Chong (K9) historical relic site in Ba Vi District on August 20, on the occasion of the 72nd anniversary of August Revolution and National Day and the 48th death anniversary of the late leader.

Construction Minister acknowledges flaws in urban planning

Construction Minister acknowledges flaws in urban planning

Minister of Construction Tran Hong Ha admitted that there remain many shortcomings in urban planning while fielding questions raised by National Assembly (NA) deputies at the ongoing 13th session of the NA Standing Committee on August 16.

PM urges accelerating administrative procedure reform

PM urges accelerating administrative procedure reform

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has stressed that the reform of administrative procedures must be accelerated to bolster growth, noting that the public and business community still complain about prolonged and cumbersome administrative processes in many State agencies.

Individuals related to central sea environment incident get punishments

Individuals related to central sea environment incident get punishments

The Prime Minister has signed decisions to apply disciplinary measures on four former leaders of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment and the central province of Ha Tinh, whose violations are linked to the serious environmental incident caused by Formosa Ha Tinh.

Standards for Party high-ranking officials issued

Standards for Party high-ranking officials issued

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has signed the first-ever regulations on specific standards and assessment criteria for officials under the management of the Party Central Committee, Politburo and Secretariat.

High political determination needed to meet growth target: PM

High political determination needed to meet growth target: PM

The fulfilment of the gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 6.7 percent in 2017 requires high political determination from ministries and departments as well as corporations, businesses and people, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed at a meeting in Hanoi on August 12.

Vietnam determined to fight corruption

Vietnam determined to fight corruption

VOV.VN - Vietnam is renewing its determination to fight corruption in accordance with Party resolutions on Party building and rectification. But some people are skeptical of the anti-corruption effort being led by the Communist Party of Vietnam.

Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry receives warning

Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry receives warning

The Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission has issued a warning against Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry Ho Thi Kim Thoa for “serious violations” when she led the Dien Quang Lamp Company.

Top leaders pay tribute to heroic martyrs, President Ho Chi Minh

Top leaders pay tribute to heroic martyrs, President Ho Chi Minh

A delegation of Party, State, Government, National Assembly and Vietnam Fatherland Front leaders on July 27 laid wreaths at the Monument for Heroic Martyrs and paid tribute to President Ho Chi Minh at his mausoleum in Hanoi on the 70th anniversary of the War Invalids and Martyrs Day.