Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha at the National Assembly's Q&A session on June 4 (Photo: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) – Minister of Transport Nguyen Van The and Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha were grilled by National Assembly (NA) deputies during the question-and-answer session on June 4 as part of the NA’s ongoing 5th meeting.

Minister The, the first Cabinet member at the session to be questioned, clarified issues related to measures to complete transport infrastructure system and ensure traffic safety, especially in major cities, and solutions to deal with problems in transport projects invested under the form of build-operate-transfer (BOT).

He also directly replied to queries of lawmakers at the session.

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung and Finance Minister Dinh Tien Dung join the session to make clear of related issues.

Concluding the Q&A session for the Transport Minister, NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan also suggested a number of issues that the minister should focus on, while asking him to reply in document questions that he could not answered at the session.

Meanwhile, Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha delivered a report on the land management in major cities and localities with a large number of complaints and denunciations, as well as environmental pollution situation and the control of waste release of enterprises, and measures to cope with climate change, especially in the Mekong Delta region.

He also gave direct answers to NA deputies.

Earlier, the NA deputies also discussed a report on supervision result of the settlement of voters’ ideas sent to the NA fourth session.

As scheduled, the NA will continue question-and-answer session on June 5. Like the session on June 4, it will also be broadcast live on the national radio Voice of Vietnam and the Vietnam Television channels.-VNA