VOV.VN - A total of VND683 billion has been raised for a campaign launched by the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee to fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), with the money set to go towards prevention and control work, according to Nguyen Huu Dung, Vice Chairman of the Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee.
The 43rd session of the National Assembly Standing Committee was wrapped up in Hanoi on March 25 after three days of working.
The National Assembly Standing Committee concluded its 42nd session on February 11 afternoon.
Implementing institutional reform is a crucial and challenging task of the National Assembly, especially in the context of the country's rapid development and deeper economic integration, according to NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Breakthrough changes in mechanisms, policies are needed for the private economic sector’s development, experts said.
Clear mechanisms and policies play a specially important role as a launching platform for the private economic sector to make breakthroughs and greatly contribute to the national economic development.
Minster of Finance Dinh Tien Dung on January 13 asked for greater efforts from the tax sector to well implement the budget collection plan for 2020 assigned by the National Assembly and the Government.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on January 10 asked the Finance Ministry to work closely with the Ministry of Planning and Investment to step up public investment disbursement.
The Ministry of Finance aims for State budget revenue in 2020 to be 3 percent higher than the estimate set by the National Assembly, said Minister Dinh Tien Dung on January 10.
The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee’s 41st session will begin in Hanoi on January 9, the NA Office has announced.
VOV.VN - A government conference held with localities from throughout Vietnam took place in Hanoi on December 30 in the presence of Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc to review the nation’s achievements over the past year whilst also working out strategies for socio-economic development ahead in 2020.
The Government has prepared a backup plan to fund the North-South Expressway (NSE) amid fears that private investors might not be financially capable of carrying out the mega project, the transport minister has said.
VOV.VN - As 2019 draws to a close the Voice of Vietnam (VOV) has chosen the ten most prominent events that took place in Vietnam over the past year.
The Law on Preventing and Combating the Harmful Effects of Liquor and Beer will take effect early next month, imposing a blanket ban on drink driving.
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan on December 20 visited the Hanoi Archdiocese where she wished local Catholic dignitaries and followers a merry Christmas and a happy new year in 2020.
Vehicles seized for traffic violations should be auctioned if the owners fail to come forward within 30 days instead of the current one year, the Ministry of Public Security said at a recent meeting organised by the National Assembly’s Legal Affairs Committee in Hanoi.
The National Assembly has issued Resolution 98/2019/QH14 approving two legal documents on the national border between Vietnam and Cambodia.
Leaders of Belarus are looking forward to an official visit of Chairwoman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan slated for December 12-14, according to Vietnamese Ambassador to Belarus Pham Hai.
Party General Secretary and President Nguyen Phu Trong has hailed the public security force for its 10 outstanding achievements in 2019.
Vietnam’s economy remains positive despite the slowdown in global economic growth, especially in Asia, over the last 11 months, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said while chairing the Government’s regular meeting for November on December 2.