Vietnam accelerates implementation of sustainable development goals

19/12/2018 10:31

The National Assembly (NA) of Vietnam coordinated with the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to hold a meeting in the central city of Da Nang on December 18 on realising challenges posed for Vietnam in the implementation of sustainable development goals (SDGs).

Goal of 1 million enterprises faces challenges

31/10/2018 21:22

Many National Assembly deputies shared the view that the Government should take more drastic measures so as to achieve the goal of 1 million enterprises by 2020, noting the under-expectation results of Resolution 35/2016/NQ-CP on developing enterprises to 2020.

Minister To Lam: Police still investigating exam cheat

30/10/2018 20:59

PSNews - On the sidelines of the 6th session of the 14th National Assembly on October 29, Senior Lieutenant General To Lam, Politburo member, Minister of Public Security, answered questions on the progress of the investigation into the frauds in the 2018 National High School Graduation Examination.

NA Vice Chairwoman: Vietnam will remain a UN responsible member

26/10/2018 20:22

Vietnam will continue to be a responsible member of the United Nations (UN) who actively joins its activities to ensure peace, stability, cooperation and development, said permanent Vice Chairwoman of the National Assembly Tong Thi Phong on October 26. 

National Assembly considers lengthening Q&A session

21/12/2016 12:49

PSNews – Many deputies have asked the National Assembly (NA) to increase the question-and-answer session time to 3-3.5 days so that they can have more time to discuss and clarify the issues in order to improve the quality of NA's activities.

NA plans nearly $90 billion for five-year public investment

10/11/2016 16:52

With 89.88 percent of votes, the National Assembly on November 10 approved a resolution on a medium-term public investment plan for the 2016-2020 period, which stipulates a maximum of two quadrillion VND (equivalent to 89.56 billion USD) of five-year spending.

NA leader affirms Vietnam’s interest in fostering ties with Laos

27/09/2016 09:40

Vientiane - Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan held talks with her Lao counterpart Pany Yathtou in Vientiane on September 26, during which she affirmed that Vietnam always gives top priority to fostering traditional friendship, special solidarity and comprehensive cooperation with Laos.

NA leader calls for Hungary’s support of EVFTA approval

18/01/2019 09:34

National Assembly (NA) Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has called for the Hungarian parliament’s support to speed up the approval of the European Union-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement (EVFTA), thus opening up new cooperation opportunities between Vietnam and members of the EU, including Hungary.

Vietnamese, Hungarian parliaments foster partnership

18/01/2019 09:30

National Assembly (NA) Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien held talks with his Hungarian counterpart Jakab Istvan in Hanoi on January 17, during which Hien affirmed that Vietnam hopes to expand its partnership with Hungary in all fields.

NA shows strong performance in 2018: top legislator

12/01/2019 12:16

In 2018, the year marking halfway through the National Assembly (NA)’s 14th tenure, the NA completed a great deal of work and received compliments from voters nationwide, NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan has stated.

Vietnam targets GDP growth rate of 6.8% in 2019

08/11/2018 20:44

A GDP growth rate between 6.6 and 6.8% is one of the targets set in a resolution on the socio-economic plan for 2019 that was approved by the National Assembly on November 8.