Agenda of NA’s 11th meeting put on table Politics

Agenda of NA’s 11th meeting put on table

The content and agenda of the 11th meeting of the 13th National Assembly, to be held in late March, were among the talking points of the NA Standing Committee’s 45th session on the morning of Feb 24.
NA Standing Committee discusses penalties Politics

NA Standing Committee discusses penalties

Lawmakers on the last day of the 42nd National Assembly Standing Committee agreed that unlawful residency registration and marriage registration would no longer be punishable under penal code.
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

Legislators look at wrongful convictions

National Assembly (NA) members on April 10 agreed that wrongful verdicts still occurred despite efforts by all Government agencies and bodies to ensure that criminal proceedings were transparent.
IPU committee adopts resolution on int’l law Politics

IPU committee adopts resolution on int’l law

The Standing Committee on Democracy and Human Rights of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) adopted the resolution on international law as it relates to national sovereignty, non-intervention in the internal affairs of States and human rights.
Politics

Legislators call for better quality laws

Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee have urged for better quality draft laws to match the revised Constitution before they are presented to the National Assembly (NA).
Politics

New Constitution clarifies human and citizen rights

Vietnam’s viewpoint on the recognition, respect, protection and guarantee of human rights as well as the fundamental rights and obligations of citizens has been firmly clarified in the amended Constitution, which was passed by almost all of legislators in November last year and was enforced on the first day of 2014.
NA makes important new appointments Politics

NA makes important new appointments

The 6th session of the 13th National Assembly on November 16 elected additional members to join the NA Standing Committee and also voted people to fill the roles of Vice Chairman of the NA Council of Ethnic Affairs and Vice Head of several other committees.
Business

Legislators urge review of EZ plan

National Assembly policymakers agreed that the Government should temporarily stop establishment of the nation’s economic zones and border economic zones in Vietnam due to poor results.