Government News 17/7
7/17/2018 11:47:47 AM (GMT+7)
National Assembly Office disseminates Party resolutions, Hanoi looks to strengthen links with South Africa, Prime Minister asks ministries to drastically cut red tape, Comprehensive measures required to respond to natural disasters

Australian parliamentarians welcomed in Hanoi
7/17/2018 11:43:53 AM (GMT+7)
 National Assembly Vice Chairman Phung Quoc Hien received a delegation of Australian parliamentarians led by Chair of the Joint Standing Committee on the Parliamentary Library Rowan Ramsay in Hanoi on July 16.

Government News 16/7
7/16/2018 12:00:36 PM (GMT+7)
Emerging security order in Indo-Pacific highlighted at workshop, Algerian newspaper highlights FM Abdelkader Messahel’s Vietnam visit, Dominican Republic wants to boost ties with Vietnam

Government News 15/7
7/15/2018 2:15:50 PM (GMT+7)
Dominican people honour late President Ho Chi Minh, Deputy PM calls for resources for ‘One Commune, One Product’ programme, Vietnam promotes cooperation with Paraguay, Vietnamese, Cuban women vow to tighten bilateral friendship

NA Standing Committee approves appointment of 16 ambassadors
7/15/2018 2:04:43 PM (GMT+7)
 The Standing Committee of the National Assembly approved the appointment of 16 ambassadors for the 2018-2021 tenure during the committee’s 25th session in Hanoi on July 13. 

Ministry criticized for raising transport fees
7/13/2018 11:58:00 AM (GMT+7)
 Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue has reprimanded the Ministry of Transport for allowing higher fares to be applied to railway, air and bus services, resulting in the high consumer price index (CPI) last month.

Lawmakers still split over tax on unexplained assets
7/16/2018 4:16:47 PM (GMT+7)
Measures to handle the assets of potentially corrupt officials remained the focus of debate in meeting of the National Assembly Standing Committee to discuss the draft revised anti-corruption law.

Prime Minister instructs high alert against flash floods, landslide
7/15/2018 12:11:03 AM (GMT+7)
The Prime Minister has issued Directive 19/CT-TTg on preventive measures against flash floods and landslides, which have happened frequently recently in the northern and north central regions.  

NA Standing Committee wraps up 25th session
7/15/2018 12:09:41 AM (GMT+7)
 The National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee concluded its 25th session in Hanoi on July 13 after three days of working.

Politburo issues disciplinary warnings for MIC leaders
7/13/2018 6:00:00 PM (GMT+7)
 The Political Bureau of the Party Central Committee on July 12 issued a warning as a disciplinary measure against Truong Minh Tuan, member of the Party Central Committee.

New Vietnamese Ambassador to UN presents credentials
7/13/2018 12:34:06 PM (GMT+7)
 Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, new Head of Vietnam’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations, presented his credentials to UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres in New York on July 12.

Arbitral ruling on South China Sea will have long-term impacts in dispute resolution: expert
7/13/2018 4:26:58 PM (GMT+7)
Ha Anh Tuan, Director of the Centre for Policy Analysis under the Institute for Bien Dong Maritime Studies, writes to Viet Nam News on the legal implications of the arbitral tribunal’s ruling and its impacts two years on.