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National Assembly

Vietnam, EU increase constructive dialogue

Politics

Vietnam, EU increase constructive dialogue

Increasing constructive dialogue between the EU and Vietnam is the aim of the visit from February 21-23 of a delegation from the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs.

 Vietnam, EU enhance relations

Politics

Vietnam, EU enhance relations

National Assembly Vice Chairwoman Tong Thi Phong hosted a reception for Chair of the Subcommittee on Human Rights of the European Parliament’s Committee on Foreign Affairs Pier Antonio Panzeri in Hanoi on February 22.

Local cooperation significant to Vietnam-Russia partnership

Politics

Local cooperation significant to Vietnam-Russia partnership

Cooperation among Vietnamese and Russian localities plays an important role in the development of the comprehensive strategic partnership between the two countries, as agreed by National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan and Chairwoman of Russia’s Federal Council Valentina Ivanovna Matvienko.

NA deputies discuss investment support for Mekong Delta

Politics

NA deputies discuss investment support for Mekong Delta

The National Assembly Standing Committee debated the allocation of the central budget to implement the national target programme on building new-style rural areas in the Mekong Delta region between 2016-2020, at its 7th session in Hanoi on February 21.

Amendments to 2015 Penal Code discussed

Society

Amendments to 2015 Penal Code discussed

The National Assembly Standing Committee disagreed with a congressional vote which would mean juveniles are fully subject to criminal charges for rape, deliberately injuring people or kidnapping.