NA Standing Committee’s 52nd session wraps up Politics

NA Standing Committee’s 52nd session wraps up

The final working day of the 52nd session of the National Assembly (NA)’s Standing Committee, under the chair of NA Vice Chairman Uong Chu Luu, concluded on January 12, during which NA deputies commented on working reports for the 2016-2021 term of the People’s Court and the People’s Procuracy.
Malaysia declares COVID-19 emergency state World

Malaysia declares COVID-19 emergency state

Malaysia’s government on December 16 declared a state of emergency to stop by-elections in two constituencies scheduled for next month, as the country recorded a spike in coronavirus cases over the past few months.
Vietnam calls for full enforcement of long-term ceasefire in Libya World

Vietnam calls for full enforcement of long-term ceasefire in Libya

Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnamese mission to the UN, has called on stakeholders to fully enforce provisions in the long-term ceasefire agreement in Libya signed on October 23, thus facilitating the transitional period towards elections in the country.
Regional head elections held in Indonesia World

Regional head elections held in Indonesia

More than 100 million voters in Indonesia were expected to head to the polling stations on December 9 to cast their vote in the simultaneous regional head elections (pilkada) in 270 regions comprising nine provinces, 224 districts and 37 cities.
Six percent growth feasible for 2021 Videos

Six percent growth feasible for 2021

The National Assembly recently passed a resolution on the socio-economic development plan for next year, with the majority of deputies agreeing with economic proposals tabled and the goal of recording GDP growth of about 6%. This is a reasonable growth rate, deputies said, and fully achievable.
Vietnam, Indonesia hope for peace, stability in Libya Politics

Vietnam, Indonesia hope for peace, stability in Libya

Vietnam and Indonesia have called on the sides involved in Libya to continue implementing their freshly reached ceasefire agreement and move forwards with elections so that peace and stability will soon be established in the nation.
Myanmar elections: Aung San Suu Kyi wins parliamentary seat World

Myanmar elections: Aung San Suu Kyi wins parliamentary seat

Aung San Suu Kyi, chairperson of the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD), has won a seat in the House of Representatives of Myanmar for the next parliament in the multiparty general elections, according to an announcement from the Union Election Commission (UEC) on November 10.
General election begins in Myanmar World

General election begins in Myanmar

A general election in Myanmar, the third of its kind in the past six decades, kicked off on November 8 with over 37 million eligible voters to go to the polls across the country.
Vietnam, Indonesia support long-term measures for Bosnia – Herzegovina Politics

Vietnam, Indonesia support long-term measures for Bosnia – Herzegovina

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on November 5 held its annual meeting on the situation in Bosnia – Herzegovina, during which Vietnam and Indonesia affirmed their respect for independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity of Bosnia - Herzegovina, as well as support for long-term solutions in this country.