TAGs: democracy

Party committees’ responsibility for grassroots-level democracy urged

11/01/2018 19:42

Politburo member Truong Thi Mai, head of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee’s Commission for Mass Mobilisation, has requested raising responsibility of Party committees and authorities for exercising the regulations on democracy at grassroots level.

Catalonia's leaders fight off direct rule from Madrid

22/10/2017 15:18

Catalonia’s leaders said on Saturday they would not accept direct rule imposed on the region by the Spanish government, as a political crisis that has rattled the economy and raised fears of prolonged unrest showed no signs of easing.