With 83.1 percent of approval, the National Assembly approved a resolution on investment policy for the construction of some road sections in the eastern route of the North-South Expressway in 2017-2020 at the ongoing fourth session of the 14th legislature in Hanoi on November 22.
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.
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.
PSNews - An aid package of 40 tons of humanitarian goods from ASEAN member countries arrived in Khanh Hoa province’s Cam Ranh International Airport on November 16 for assisting people who were stricken by recent storm Damrey.
The success of the APEC 2017 Economic Leaders’ Week, with the highlight of the APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting, continues to be the topic drawing international media’s attention, especially the leading role of Vietnam in the region’s most important economic event.
National Assembly (NA) deputies and voters highly evaluated answers of State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Governor Le Minh Hung at the NA fourth session’s question and answer part on November 17.
Vietnam is a country with 54 ethnic groups, most of whom live in remote, mountainous areas near Vietnam’s northern and western border. The Vietnamese Party and State consider resolving ethnic issues a key to social consensus and great national solidarity creation.
Lawmakers on November 17 continued their Q&A session with Governor of the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) Le Minh Hung on issues relating to taxes, public debt, and monetary policy management.
At the just concluded 31st ASEAN Summit in the Philippines, leaders of the ASEAN countries and China agreed to start negotiations to finalize the Code of Conduct in the East Sea, marking a milestone in 15-year efforts to create a legal tool to address conflicts in the region.
Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung is the first cabinet member to answer questions raised by National Assembly deputies at the legislature's Q&A sessions, which began on November 16 in Hanoi.
The Indonesian Foreign Ministry and the Centre of Southeast Asian Studies opened a seminar in Indonesia on November 16, focusing discussions on managing potential conflict in the East Sea.
Vietnam’s contributions to the 31st ASEAN Summit and related summits manifested its maturity in integration competence and its increasingly important role in the region, affirmed Deputy Foreign Minister Nguyen Quoc Dung.
The 14th National Assembly (NA) convened a plenary session in Hanoi on November 15 under the chair of NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc arrived in Hanoi on November 15, concluding successfully his fresh trip to the 31st ASEAN Summit and related meetings in Manila, the Philippines, at the invitation of the host’s President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.
NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan said yesterday that she disagreed with some aspects of a Government proposal to grant HCM City greater autonomy, especially in collecting and spending “all kinds of taxes”.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China agreed on a 10-year plan through 2027 to protect the coasts and marine resources in the East Sea while trying to settle territorial disputes in the waters, said a document issued on November 13 by involved parties' leaders.
The US’s White House has issued a statement on outcomes of the Vietnam visit of President Donald Trump, declaring that the state visit reaffirmed his commitment to strengthening the US-Vietnam Comprehensive Partnership.
Vietnam and China have issued a joint statement affirming the determination to work closely to bolster their comprehensive strategic cooperative partnership for practical interests of the two peoples and for peace, stability and prosperity in the region.
At their meeting, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc sincerely thanked China for supporting 10 million RMB to help flood victims in Vietnam.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and leaders from nine other ASEAN member countries attended the opening ceremony of the 31st ASEAN Summit in Manila, the Philippines, on November 13.