Tag: "corruption"

Anti-corruption moves receive society’s compliments

Anti-corruption moves receive society’s compliments

The arrest of Dinh La Thang, former Chairman of the Member Council of PetroVietnam (PVN) drew public attention, with widespread support for the anti-corruption efforts of the Party and its General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong.

HCM City targets 8.5 percent GRDP growth in 2018

HCM City targets 8.5 percent GRDP growth in 2018

The Ho Chi Minh City People’s Council (ninth tenure) set a gross regional domestic product (GRDP) growth rate of 8.3-8.5 percent for 2018 during its sixth session that took place from December 4-7.

NA Chairwoman meets voters in Can Tho

NA Chairwoman meets voters in Can Tho

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan met voters from Cai Rang and Ninh Kieu districts in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on December 6 to inform them about the outcomes of the 14 NA’s fourth session.

Party chief urges trial of major corruption cases

Party chief urges trial of major corruption cases

VOV.VN - Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong asked relevant agencies to bring some major corruption cases to trial in the remaining months of this year at a working session with the Central Steering Committee on Anti-corruption in Hanoi on November 25.

Deputy PM Binh meets top RoK legislator

Deputy PM Binh meets top RoK legislator

Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh had a meeting with the Republic of Korea (RoK) National Assembly Speaker Chung Sye-kyun in Seoul on November 22 to seek specific measures to forge the two countries’ future partnership, especially in legislation.

Lawmakers debate revisions to Anti-Corruption Law

Lawmakers debate revisions to Anti-Corruption Law

Lawmakers gave different ideas on specific contents needed adjusting in the draft revised Anti-Corruption Law, especially the expansion of its coverage to the private sector, at the November 21 sitting as part of the 14th NA’s ongoing fourth session.

Efforts to combat corruption continue

Efforts to combat corruption continue

VOV.VN - National Assembly deputies will discuss on November 21 the draft law on anti-corruption which will replace the 10-year old Law on Anti-Corruption.

Lawmakers question about judicial, economic corruption issues

Lawmakers question about judicial, economic corruption issues

Deputies raised a number of questions about measures to improve the quality of judicial work and the settlement of economic corruption cases at the Q&A session of the ongoing fourth sitting of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on November 18.

More anti-corruption measures needed: NA

More anti-corruption measures needed: NA

Entering the second day of discussions on anti-corruption measures, National Assembly (NA) deputies November 7 acknowledged the judiciary branch’s recent attempts to improve, however the quality and efficiency still has not met with voters’ expectations.

NA deputies discuss prevention of crime and corruption

NA deputies discuss prevention of crime and corruption

Legislators deliberated the Government’s reports on combating and preventing crime, legal violation and corruption at the ongoing fourth session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) in Hanoi on November 7.

Lawmakers discuss crime combat on November 6

Lawmakers discuss crime combat on November 6

Legislators debated the fight against crimes and law violations, judgment execution and anti-corruption at the fourth sitting of the 14th National Assembly (NA) on November 6.

NA convenes for fall session

NA convenes for fall session

The fourth plenary session of the 14th National Assembly (NA) began in Hanoi on the morning of October 23 with the opening ceremony broadcast live on national television and radio channels.

President affirms continued anti-corruption efforts

President affirms continued anti-corruption efforts

The Party and State will increase inspections to detect and strictly deal with corruption cases as well as speed up the investigation, prosecution and judgment of serious cases, said President Tran Dai Quang.

Voters praise anti-corruption efforts at meeting with Party leader

Voters praise anti-corruption efforts at meeting with Party leader

Many voters in Hanoi applauded the Party and State’s recent efforts to combat corruption, wastefulness and violations in personnel-related affairs during a meeting on October 12 with Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong and other National Assembly (NA) deputies of the city.

Local press strive to hit their stride

Local press strive to hit their stride

The Vietnamese press has developed robustly, with great contributions to the country’s socio-economic development. Ho Quang Loi, standing vice chairman of the Vietnam Journalists’ Association, told VIR’s Tung Anh about how the press can grow further and weather new challenges.