National Assembly election begins nationwide Politics

National Assembly election begins nationwide

As many as 91,476 constituencies nationwide hosted a flag salute ceremony at 7am on May 22 to open the election of deputies to the 14th National Assembly and People’s Councils for 2016-2021 tenure.
Lao new legislature opens first session ASEAN

Lao new legislature opens first session

The first session of the 8th Lao National Assembly is taking place in Vientiane from April 20 to 23, with the personnel issue and structure of the Government and judicial agencies top of the agenda.
Lawmakers consider dismissal of Cabinet members Politics

Lawmakers consider dismissal of Cabinet members

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc submitted proposals on removing several Deputy Prime Ministers, a number of ministers and other Cabinet members to the 13 th National Assembly’s 11 th meeting in Hanoi.
Lawmakers hopeful about new PM, Government Politics

Lawmakers hopeful about new PM, Government

Lawmakers have expressed hope that the new Prime Minister, who who will be elected on April 7, and his cabinet will continue to be steadfast on the strategic goals to achieve higher economic growth.
Lawmakers elect leaders of NA’s committees Politics

Lawmakers elect leaders of NA’s committees

Legislators cast secret ballots to elect new Chairman of the National Assembly’s Ethnic Council, heads of several NA committees and State Auditor General during a plenary session in Hanoi on April 5.
Lawmakers vote to relieve NA Chairman from duty Politics

Lawmakers vote to relieve NA Chairman from duty

The National Assembly (NA) has agreed to let Nguyen Sinh Hung step down from both positions as Chairman of the NA and the National Election Council (NEC) during a plenary session in Hanoi on March 30.