Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 1:10:14

Law on Referendum

Changes made to Maritime Code

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.

Ethnic policies encourage self-development

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.

Vietnam supports over 80 pct of human rights recommendations

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.