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Official Gazette

Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Tags: the National Assembly
Enhanced capacity of govt enterprises needed to translate CPTPP into success Enhanced capacity of govt, enterprises needed to translate CPTPP into success
Mechanisms must be established to enhance the capacity of both the Government and local enterprises so that the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership can be a resounding success, said Chairman of the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vu Tien Loc.
National Assembly passes resolution ratifying CPTPP National Assembly passes resolution ratifying CPTPP
The 14th National Assembly passed a resolution ratifying the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership and related documents in the afternoon of November 12 with 96.7 percent of votes.
Electronic visa scheme extended Electronic visa scheme extended
The pilot program on issuance of electronic visas to foreigners will be extended for two more years, starting from February 1, 2019.
Increasing environmental protection tax: causes and effects Increasing environmental protection tax: causes and effects
The National Assembly Standing Committee adopted last month a resolution increasing the environmental protection tax on petroleum products from January 1 next year.
Revised Labor Code expected to better protect laborers rights Revised Labor Code expected to better protect laborers’ rights
The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs is still working on draft amendments to the 2012 Labor Code, focusing on such issues as the Code’s governing scope, wage and overtime working hours, special labor, establishment of industrial relations, and unscheduled inspection.
PM addresses issues of concern during Qamp;A session PM addresses issues of concern during Q&A session
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc made clear several issues under the watch of the Government during a question-and-answer session at the ongoing sixth plenum of the 14th National Assembly on November 1.
NAs 6th session: Question amp; answer session begins NA’s 6th session: Question & answer session begins
The 14th National Assembly (NA) began a question and answer (Q&A) session on the implementation of the NA’s six resolutions on thematic supervision and Q&A sessions from the beginning of the tenure to the fourth meeting of the legislature, which was live broadcast nationwide.
PM hosts delegates from EPs Fisheries Committee PM hosts delegates from EP’s Fisheries Committee
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc on October 29 welcomed a delegation from the European Parliament (EP)’s Committee on Fisheries led by Gabriel Mato, MEP and committee spokesperson.
National Assembly elects Party chief as President National Assembly elects Party chief as President
National Assembly deputies on October 23 elected Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, as the President for the 2016-21 tenure during the month-long sixth session which opened on October 20 in Hanoi.
Judgment execution for commercial legal entities brought into law Judgment execution for commercial legal entities brought into law
Members of the National Assembly Standing Committee on September 13 discussed draft amendments to the 2010 Law on Execution of Criminal Judgments, focusing on implementation of criminal sentences and judicial measures imposed on commercial legal entities and the conditional early release policy.