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.
Government discusses macro-economy Politics

Government discusses macro-economy

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung chaired a meeting with representatives of several ministries and agencies to evaluate impacts of the world’s fast-changing economy on the domestic economy.
Business

Institutional reform key to sustainable growth: minister

On the threshold of an FDI forum to be organised by the Ministry of Planning and Investment this week, Minister Bui Quang Vinh talks with Vietnam Investment Review about the significance of the continued attraction of FDI to Vietnam, and how to better compete in the global market.
VN backs global framework on climate services Environment

VN backs global framework on climate services

Vietnam supported the Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) proposed at the 16 th congress of the World Meteorology Organisation (WMO) in Geneva from May 16-June 3, said a Vietnamese senior official.
Politics

Vietnam, China agree on agriculture, forestry

The two neighbouring countries, Vietnam and China , are now committed to carrying out more joint initiatives on forestry development and applying modern techniques in animal husbandry.