NA completes fifth session’s working agenda

NA completes fifth session’s working agenda

The 14th National Assembly completed its working agenda of the fifth session with numerous important issues under discussion during 21 days, said NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan at the closing ceremony in Hanoi on June 15.

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrives in Bangkok

PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrives in Bangkok

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and his entourage arrived in Bangkok, Thailand, on June 15 afternoon for the 8th Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS 8) and the 9th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam Summit (CLMV 9).

Gathering marks Cuba’s Moncada Barracks attack

Gathering marks Cuba’s Moncada Barracks attack

A gathering took place in the southern province of Ba Ria–Vung Tau to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the attack on the Moncada Barracks (July 26, 1953) that Cubans view as the beginning of the Cuban Revolution.

Micronesian Speaker of the Congress concludes Vietnam visit

Micronesian Speaker of the Congress concludes Vietnam visit

Micronesian Speaker of the Congress Wesley W. Simina and his entourage left Hanoi on June 15, concluding his official visit to Vietnam from June 5 at the invitation of the Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.

PM leaves for 8th ACMECS, 9th CLMV in Thailand

PM leaves for 8th ACMECS, 9th CLMV in Thailand

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a Vietnamese delegation left Hanoi on June 15 noon for the 8th Ayeyawady-Chao Phraya-Mekong Economic Cooperation Strategy Summit (ACMECS 8) and the 9th Cambodia-Laos-Myanmar-Vietnam Summit (CLMV 9) in Bangkok, Thailand.

HCM City – US ties to bear fruit: City official

HCM City – US ties to bear fruit: City official

Relations between Ho Chi Minh City and the United States will bear more fruit to contribute to the two countries’ bilateral ties, said Le Thanh Liem, Vice Chairman of the city People’s Committee on June 14.

Vietnam, Russia enhance UN peacekeeping cooperation

Vietnam, Russia enhance UN peacekeeping cooperation

Sen. Lieut. Gen. Be Xuan Truong, Deputy Defence Minister, received a Russian delegation led by Lieut. Gen. Luralenko Sergey Vasilievich, Deputy Commander-in-chief for Peacekeeping Operations of the Russian Ground Forces in Hanoi on June 14.

Law on special economic units aims to create new momentum

Law on special economic units aims to create new momentum

The draft law on special administrative-economic units was built with the aim of creating breakthroughs and new development momentum for the economy and capitalizing on advantages of localities, said Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Le Thi Thu Hang.

Vice NA Chairman stresses traditional friendship with Cuba

Vice NA Chairman stresses traditional friendship with Cuba

Vice Chairman of the Vietnam National Assembly Uong Chu Luu highlighted the time-honoured friendship between Vietnam and Cuba during his reception for Director for Asia and Oceania of the Cuban Foreign Ministry Alberto Blanco Silva in Hanoi on June 14.

Vietnam commits to observing 1982 UNCLOS

Vietnam commits to observing 1982 UNCLOS

Vietnam commits to respecting and fully implementing regulations of the 1982 United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (1982 UNCLOS), said Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of Vietnam’s permanent mission to the UN.

PM Phuc welcomes Vietnam-Luxembourg cooperation framework agreement

PM Phuc welcomes Vietnam-Luxembourg cooperation framework agreement

VOV.VN -Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed the signing of a framework agreement on cooperation between the Vietnamese and Luxembourg government at a reception for Jean Asselborn, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Luxembourg in Hanoi on June 14.

HCM City desires stronger cooperation with Micronesia

HCM City desires stronger cooperation with Micronesia

Vietnam’s southern economic hub of Ho Chi Minh City is keen to boost cooperation with Micronesia in such potential fields as agriculture, aquaculture, environmental protection, tourism, and education-training.

National Assembly passes two laws on June 14

National Assembly passes two laws on June 14

The 14th legislature passed the draft revised Law on Physical Training and Sport and the law on Measurement and Map on June 14, within the framework of the on-going 5th session.

Democracy, objectivity in law-making process

Democracy, objectivity in law-making process

VOV.VN - Vietnam’s National Assembly has delayed the adoption of the draft law on the special administrative and economic units of Van Don, Bac Van Phong, and Phu Quoc until the next session.

National Assembly to adopt two laws on June 14

National Assembly to adopt two laws on June 14

The National Assembly is expected to adopt the draft law on amendments and supplements to several articles of the Law on Sports and Physical Training and the bill on Measurement and Map on June 14.