NA deputies affirm Party's leading role

NA deputies discussed the draft amendments ot the 1992 Constitution on November 5, confirming the Communist Party of Vietnam as the only leading force of the State and society.

Deputies discuss efficiency measures and customs procedures

National Assembly (NA) deputies spent the 12th working day (November 4) of the sixth session discussing a draft law on practising thrift, a roadwork project and amendments to the Law on Customs.

VN, Middle East, Africa accelerate potential areas

VGP - PM Nguyen Tan Dung stressed that Viet Nam and Middle East and North African (MENA) countries have advantages and potentials for cooperation for mutual development.

NA prioritises social welfare programmes

Over the past three years, the National Target Programme (NTP) for 2011-2015 has contributed to boost national socio-economic development, stabilise the economy, ensure social welfare, alleviate hunger and reduce poverty.

NA considers hydropower master plan, bidding law

On October 30, the eighth working day of the National Assembly's (NA) sixth session, deputies heard reports reviewing the hydropower master plan and a resolution on the bidding process for construction projects.

VN, Angola enhance science-technology linkages

State President Truong Tan Sang on Wednesday in Ha Noi received Angolan Minister of Science and Technology who is in Viet Nam for the sixth meeting of the Viet Nam-Angola Joint Committee.

Vietnam eyes sustainable strategic partnership with Japan

Vietnam vows to work unceasingly with Japan to promote the two countries' strategic partnership in a sustainable, enduring manner for mutual development and prosperity.

PM attends 50th ABU GA opening ceremony

PM Nguyen Tan Dung on October 28 attended an opening ceremony of the 50th Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union Annual General Assembly (ABU GA) in Ha Noi.

Vietnam, Bulgaria issue joint statement

Vietnam and Bulgaria have issued a joint statement on President Rosen Plevneliev's official visit to Vietnam, communicating their consensus on developing the two countries' ties towards a future strategic partnership.

Cabinet convenes for October meeting

The Vietnamese cabinet convened for its monthly meeting in Hanoi on October 26, focusing on the implementation of socio-economic development tasks in the first ten months of this year and discussing measures to achieve the country's yearly targets.

Deputies discuss socio-economic situation

On the fourth working day of the National Assembly sixth session, October 24, National Assembly (NA) deputies discussed the implementation of the socio-economic development plans in 2013.

Vietnam, Russia Communist parties enhance relations

Politburo member, Secretary of the Party Central Committee (PCC) and Head of the PCC's Organisation Commission, To Huy Rua met with Russian Communist Party (RCP) First Secretary Gennady Zyuganov in Moscow on October 23 to discuss co-operative measures.

NA deputies hear reports on Constitutional amendments, corruption prevention

The National Assembly (NA) spent its second working day, October 22, hearing reports on corruption prevention, the 1992 Constitution and the Law on Emulation and Commendation.

Vietnam, Kuwait step up oil and gas co-operation

Vietnam considers Kuwait an important economic partner and wishes to intensify the bilateral relationship in the field of oil and gas.

PM Dung: Economy shows signs of recovery

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has informed the National Assembly that the country's economy is on the track to recovery during the Government's report to the NA's sixth session.

NA sixth session opens

The National Assembly convened its sixth session on October 21 in Ha Noi.

Vietnam Prime Minister Dung calls for enhanced co-operation with Malaysia

Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung has called for improved co-operation with Malaysia in economics, trade, investment, tourism, education and training.

Chinese Premier wraps up Vietnam visit

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang left Hanoi on October 15, concluding his three-day official visit to Vietnam at the invitation of Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung.

PM welcomes Russian First Deputy PM

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung met on October 15 with visiting Russian First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov, who came to Vietnam to attend a session of an intergovernmental committee.

Standing Committee discusses preparations for NA sixth session

The 22nd session of the National Assembly Standing Committee (NASC) met in Hanoi today to discuss proposals made by the State Audit of Vietnam (SAV) and preparations for the 6th sitting of the 13th National Assembly.