National Assembly adopts important laws Politics

National Assembly adopts important laws

The National Assembly on November 25 adopted several important laws, including the revised Civil Procedures Code, the revised Law on Administrative Procedures, the Law on Referendum.
Politics

Changes made to Maritime Code

National Assembly deputies were discussing amendments to the Maritime Code of Vietnam and to the draft Law on the Elections of Deputies to the NA and elections for People's Councils.
NA debates sea and island development Politics

NA debates sea and island development

National Assembly (NA) deputies debated the draft Law on Sea and Island Natural Resources and Environment during the ongoing ninth session of the 13th NA in Hanoi on May 28.
Society

Ethnic policies encourage self-development

Chairman of the National Assembly’s Council of Ethnic Affairs Ksor Phuoc suggested building policies that encourage self-development among ethnic groups at the council’s 11th plenary session in Hanoi on May 15.
NA Standing Committee wraps up 38th meeting Politics

NA Standing Committee wraps up 38th meeting

The 13th National Assembly’s Standing Committee closed its 38th meeting in Hanoi on May 14 after debating several laws for the NA’s next session and the Government’s reports regarding socio-economic and budgetary performances in 2014 and early 2015.
Politics

Vietnam supports over 80 pct of human rights recommendations

Vietnam has supported 80,17 percent of the totally 227 recommendations it received during the 18th session of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) Working Group in February, which vividly demonstrated the country’s serious forwardness, openness and determination in promotion and protection of human rights.