Legislators make comments on Press Law Politics

Legislators make comments on Press Law

National Assembly (NA) deputies mulled over debatable points in the draft of the amended Press Law as part of their agenda on the first day of the 11th meeting of the 13th parliament on March 21.
Free legal advice for complainants Society

Free legal advice for complainants

About 100 lawyers and jurists will provide free legal advice to those lodging complaints or denunciations with the Central Citizen Reception Committee’s Office in Hanoi.
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Agencies told to step up implementation of anti-torture convention

Vietnamese ministries have been requested by the Prime Minister to step up their inspections into allegations of torture and their settlement of cases, as stipulated in the United Nations Convention against Torture and other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatments or Punishments (CAT).
NA Standing Committee wraps up 36th session Politics

NA Standing Committee wraps up 36th session

The National Assembly Standing Committee wrapped up its 36th session in Hanoi on March 16 with several important legislations under discussion in preparation for the 9th session of the legislature.
Government Inspectorate to ramp up efforts Politics

Government Inspectorate to ramp up efforts

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong held a working session with senior officials of the Government Inspectorate in Hanoi on March 16, urging them to increase their efficiency in dealing with violations.
Party inspection commission to be enhanced Politics

Party inspection commission to be enhanced

Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong has expressed his desire that the Party Central Committee’s Inspection Commission will perform its functions more effectively as a part of preparations for the upcoming all-level Party Congresses.