Ministry acts first on environment Environment

Ministry acts first on environment

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has asked agencies to comment on its special project to control companies thought to be likely of polluting the environment - even industries not yet in operation, such as power plants.
Tra fish exports to US remain steady Business

Tra fish exports to US remain steady

Vietnam’s tra fish exports to the United States have remained stable after it imposed a demand that exporting countries demonstrate their food safety control system is equivalent to that of the US.
Deputies show confidence in new NA leader Politics

Deputies show confidence in new NA leader

The majority of deputies at the 14th National Assembly have shown their strong confidence in newly-elected NA Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, who won the July 22 election with 98 percent of votes.
Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV Health

Hanoi extends precautions against MERS-CoV

Hanoi has been stepping up precautionary measures to ward off transmission risk of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV), as heard at a meeting on June 18 in Hanoi between Health Minister Nguyen Thi Kim Tien and the municipal authorities.
Politics

Parliaments’ role critical to development goals realisation

Delegates at sessions of the 132nd Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU-132) have agreed over the past few days on the necessity of improving the role and responsibility of parliaments in promoting the realisation of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Legislators call for better quality laws

Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee have urged for better quality draft laws to match the revised Constitution before they are presented to the National Assembly (NA).