Legislators to vote on four laws on June 17 Politics

Legislators to vote on four laws on June 17

National Assembly deputies will vote on the revised Law on Enterprises and the law amending and supplementing some articles of the Law on Natural Disaster Prevention and Control and the Law on Dykes on June 17 morning.
Gov’t urged to be given more power to draw investments Business

Gov’t urged to be given more power to draw investments

National Assembly deputies continued discussing a report on supplementary assessment of the implementation of the legislature’s resolution on socio-economic development and State budget plans for 2019, as well as socio-economic performance in early 2020, during a plenary session on June 15.
NA deputies: Applying lessons in anti-epidemic work to economic development  ​ Politics

NA deputies: Applying lessons in anti-epidemic work to economic development ​

National Assembly (NA) deputies on June 8 discussed reports on socio-economic and State budget performance in groups, with most opinions appreciating the Government’s direction work in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic and maintaining economic growth in the context of complicated developments of the pandemic and most leading world economies posting minus growth.
Retirement age to rise as from 2021 Society

Retirement age to rise as from 2021

The retirement age for male and female workers will increase from 60 and 55 at present to 62 and 60 respectively in 2028 and 2035 under the revised Labour Code passed by the legislature on November 20
Prime Minister meets Hai Phong voters Politics

Prime Minister meets Hai Phong voters

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and the delegation of National Assembly deputies of Hai Phong city had a meeting with voters in the city’s An Duong district on June 16 to inform them of the outcomes of the NA’s seventh session.
NA deputies debate laws on government organisation Politics

NA deputies debate laws on government organisation

National Assembly deputies shared the view that the Prime Minister and ministers should be given more power, while discussing the draft law amending and supplementing some articles of the Law on Organisation of the Government and the Law on Organisation of the Local Governments on June 10.
Prime Minister hails role of young lawmakers Politics

Prime Minister hails role of young lawmakers

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hailed the active role of young National Assembly deputies, who he described as high quality human resources for the Party and the State, at a meeting with young parliamentarians on June 6.