Lawmakers work on bill on planning, relief of officials Politics

Lawmakers work on bill on planning, relief of officials

The National Assembly (NA) discussed the draft law on planning and voted on the relief of the Minister of Transport and the Government Inspector General during its plenary meeting on October 25, part of its ongoing fourth session.
Indonesia begins presidential election World

Indonesia begins presidential election

Indonesians on July 9 began voting in the third direct presidential election since the country’s political reform that started in 1998. This is a race between former Jakarta governor Joko Widodo against former army general Prabowo Subianto.
World

Indonesia ready for upcoming presidential election

Indonesia gets ready for the upcoming polls slated for July 9, the third direct and domestic presidential election since the country’s political reform that started in 1998, an election commission official has said.
Business

Conference seeks smoother path for businesses

Vietnamese ministries, agencies and businesses should strengthen cooperation and linkages to improve the competitiveness of Vietnamese products in the international market and boost exports.

This is one of the measures to reduce difficulties for export businesses put forward by delegates who attended the Commercial Counsellor Conference 2011 in Ho Chi Minh City on December 22.