Chairman of the Committee for Science, Technology and Environment Phan Xuan Dung speaks at the session (Source: http://quochoi.vn)
Hanoi (VNA) – Members of the Committee for Science, Technology and Environment of the 14th National Assembly gathered for their first plenary session in Hanoi on July 27.

According to Chairman of the Committee Phan Xuan Dung, for the remainder of this year, the committee will examine the law on amendments and supplements to some articles of the law on technology transfer, the irrigation law and the revised Railway Law.

It will also work to supervise electricity market development and electricity prices, the enforcement of legal regulations on irrigation works, and the issuance of legal documents on environmental protection.

In his speech at the session, NA Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien emphasised the need to promote the application of science and technology in protecting the environment and adapting climate change.

He hoped that the committee will perform well as an adviser to the NA on science and technology development, and environmental protection.-VNA