World

Vietnam underscores rooting out conflict causes

The Vietnamese National Assembly and other members of the 122 nd IPU General Assembly spoke with one voice on the need to coordinate actions to eliminate the root causes of conflicts, entailing suppression, poverty, injustice, and discrimination in race, culture and religion.
Business

Vietnam defines efficient use of ODA

Vietnam has clearly defined the efficient use of official development assistance (ODA) as the country is fully aware of its importance as a special capital source, a senior legislative official affirmed.
MPs pledge more cooperation in HIV/AIDS prevention Politics

MPs pledge more cooperation in HIV/AIDS prevention

National Assembly Chairman Nguyen Phu Trong called on parliamentarians of Asian-Pacific nations to intensify cooperation in policy and law making preventing HIV/AIDS at the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) regional seminar on HIV/AIDS in Hanoi on Dec. 11.
Politics

VN beefs up parliamentary cooperation with EU, UK

A delegation from the National Assembly’s Committee for External Relations led by its Chairman Nguyen Van Son visited the European Union (EU), the European Parliament (EP) in Belgium and the UK Parliament from Nov. 29 to Dec. 4.
Politics

Vietnam attends 121st IPU Assembly in Geneva

The 121st meeting of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) Assembly opened in Geneva, Switzerland, on October 19, bringing together around 1,000 delegates from 153 member and associated nations.
Politics

Vietnam, UK tighten legislative ties

National Assembly Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu has paid a four-day working visit to the UK to explore its legislative experiences and judicial reform as well as promote the two countries’ legislative ties.