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National Assembly to convene year-end session online

National Assembly to convene year-end session online

VOV.VN - The 10th session of the current National Assembly, the year-end meeting, is scheduled to start in October, with half of the gathering to be held in the form of teleconferencing, according to Nguyen Hanh Phuc, General Secretary of the legislature.

State budget revenue reaches seven-year record low

State budget revenue reaches seven-year record low

VOV.VN - The total State budget revenue was estimated to be at VND668,700 billion, equaling 44.2% of the anticipated amount by the end of June, marking a 10.5% drop over the same period last year and the lowest levels since 2013, according to a report released by the Ministry of Finance.

National Assembly passes law on PPP investment

National Assembly passes law on PPP investment

The law on public-private partnership (PPP) investment was adopted by the National Assembly (NA) on June 18 at the legislature’s ninth session, with 92.75% of deputies voting in favour.

NA passes resolution relating to EVIPA

NA passes resolution relating to EVIPA

Legislators adopted a resolution recognising and permitting the enforcement of rulings issued by dispute settlement agencies under the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) with 95.3% of votes in favour, during the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on June 18.

Vietnam could become leading global rice exporter this year

Vietnam could become leading global rice exporter this year

VOV.VN - It is likely that the nation will become the world’s main rice exporter this year, Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh said on June 15 during the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi.

Vietnam should declare itself free from COVID-19 epidemic

Vietnam should declare itself free from COVID-19 epidemic

VOV.VN - The country needs to announce the conclusion of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic as it has now ensured three of the necessary criteria, Nguyen Thien Nhan, Secretary of the Ho Chi Minh City’s Party Committee, said on June 15 during the ongoing 14th National Assembly (NA) ninth session in Hanoi.

Lawmakers discuss special financial, budget mechanism for Hanoi

Lawmakers discuss special financial, budget mechanism for Hanoi

Many lawmakers on June 9 agreed that a resolution piloting some special financial and budget mechanisms and policies should be promulgated for Hanoi to enable its stronger development, while discussing in groups at the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly.

Experts: Vietnam signing on to ILO’s Convention 105 a significant step

Experts: Vietnam signing on to ILO’s Convention 105 a significant step

Vietnam’s membership of the International Labour Organisation (ILO)’s Convention 105 suits the country’s process of refining its market economy mechanisms and realises the Party and State’s consistent policy of ensuring human rights amid global integration, according to labour experts.

Lawmakers due to ratify EVFTA on June 8

Lawmakers due to ratify EVFTA on June 8

VOV.VN - The National Assembly (NA) is to convene its plenary session in Hanoi on June 8 and approve a resolution on ratification of the European Union – Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA).

NA Standing Committee convenes for 45th session

NA Standing Committee convenes for 45th session

VOV.VN - Hanoi played host to the opening of the 45th session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on June 1, with a significant amount of the meeting’s content involving contributors offering their opinions on piloting a number of specific financial and budget mechanisms and policies which could be launched in the capital.

NA receives submission of draft law on International Agreements

NA receives submission of draft law on International Agreements

VOV.VN - Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, as authorised by the Prime Minister, summited a draft report on May 22 regarding the draft law relating to international agreements to the ninth session of the ongoing 14th National Assembly (NA).

Lawmakers to examine EVFTA ratification on May 20

Lawmakers to examine EVFTA ratification on May 20

VOV.VN - Vietnamese lawmakers are scheduled to consider the ratification of the European Union – Vietnam free trade agreement (EVFTA) on May 20, the first day of the upcoming session of the current National Assembly.

Entry to ILO Convention on Abolition of Forced Labour significant for Vietnam: NA

Entry to ILO Convention on Abolition of Forced Labour significant for Vietnam: NA

Vietnam’s entry to the International Labour Organisation (ILO)’s Abolition of Forced Labour Convention (Convention 105) is essential and significant in political, socio-economic, and legal aspects as the country steps up its international integration and industrialisation and modernisation, the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee’s 44th session heard on April 28.

2020 White Book on Vietnamese cooperatives debuts

2020 White Book on Vietnamese cooperatives debuts

VOV.VN - The General Statistics Office (GSO) released the 2020 White Paper of Vietnamese Cooperatives, the first of its kind, along with the 2020 White Paper of Vietnamese Enterprises in Hanoi on April 28 as a means of meeting the requirements for information from the government, managers, and researchers in the fields of their concern.