Party chief meets voters in Hanoi Politics

Party chief meets voters in Hanoi

Voters in Hanoi presented their views on the necessity to amend the Land Law to improve the efficiency of land management and use, and deal with corruption in this field, during a meeting with Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong on May 12.
Prime Minister meets voters in Hai Phong Politics

Prime Minister meets voters in Hai Phong

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc met with voters in An Lao district, the northern port city of Hai Phong, on November 21 to inform them about outcomes of the recent 10th session of the 14th National Assembly, and clear up their concern over certain issues.
Real estate expert proposes policy allowing foreigners to own land Business

Real estate expert proposes policy allowing foreigners to own land

A policy allowing foreign individuals and organisations to buy and own houses and construction works in Vietnam will help lure investment and high quality human resources from the outside to the country for national development, according to Nguyen Tran Nam, Chairman of the Vietnam Real Estate Association.
Management, use of urban land focus of NA on May 27 Politics

Management, use of urban land focus of NA on May 27

Lawmakers will spend the entire day on May 27 to examine the implementation of policies and laws on the planning, management and use of land in urban areas in the period from the time the 2013 Land Law took effect to the end of 2018.
Land use, management in urban areas to heat up NA debate Politics

Land use, management in urban areas to heat up NA debate

Legislators will deliberate the implementation of policies and laws on land planning, use and management in urban areas since the Land Law 2013 took effect until 2018 on May 27 during the seventh session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi.
Hanoi to revoke 47 long-delayed projects Business

Hanoi to revoke 47 long-delayed projects

Chairman of Hanoi city’s People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said on August 13 that 47 projects in the capital city will have their licences revoked due to delay and violations to the Land Law.
Agricultural land use market needs updated legal framework Business

Agricultural land use market needs updated legal framework

Farming land transfer and renting activities, motivated by the transition of the agricultural economy towards larger scale modernisation, have become busy recently, initiating the development of the agricultural land use market in Vietnam. However, the Land Law 2013 has yet to catch up with the trend, leading to many difficulties in the market.
Vietnam, Laos share law-making experience Politics

Vietnam, Laos share law-making experience

Vice Chairman of the National Assembly (NA) Phung Quoc Hien hosted a reception for head of the Economic, Technology and Environment Committee of the Lao National Assembly Bounpone Sisoulath in Hanoi on January 9.